Act to Sustain biodiversity
An Act for Wildlife
People have caused over 322 species to go extinct over the 500 years.
906 species are extinct it was 784 in 2006.
4 Extirpated Mammals, 2 Extirpated Birds, 4 Extirpated Reptiles, 1 Extirpated Amphibian, 2 Extirpated Fish, 3 Extirpated Arthropods, 2 Extirpated Molluscs, 2 Extirpated Vascular Plants, 1 Extirpated Mosses and, 2 Extirpated Lichens.
The Minister may, with the approval of the Governor in Council, enter into an agreement with the government of any province to provide for:
The undertaking of wildlife research, conservation and interpretation programs and measures, the administration of lands for those purposes or the construction, maintenance and operation of facilities and works related thereto; and
The payment of contributions in respect of the costs of those programs and measures.
How We Are Involved in the Environment.
Biodiversity - The variety of life in the world or in a particular habitat or ecosystem.
Biodiversity is important because it defines that there is supposed to be a variety of living organisms in a certain habitat of environment. Therefore it makes sense to have certain animals living in certain area's. Therefore biodiversity is important.