Notice is provided on June 28th, 2021, that the Nunavik Marine Region Wildlife Board (“NMRWB”) and the Eeyou Marine Region Wildlife Board (“EMRWB”) will be conducting a Joint Written Public Hearing to consider the proposed Quebec, Nunavik Marine Region and Eeyou Marine Region Polar Bear Management Plan (“QC-EMR-NMR Polar Bear Management Plan”) and to determine whether to approve the plan.
The notice of Public Hearing can be found directly below, with the official Public Hearing Guidelines/Rules, and the Management Plan documents. The bottom of the page will contain the information registry, questions for parties, and submissions.
The hearing will be held from June 28th – September 24th, 2021. The NMRWB and EMRWB are accepting written or oral submissions and questions, as well as additional information for the hearing process. The schedule and deadlines for each phase of the hearing are summarized below.
a) Provide additional Information for hearing registry; Requests for official party status.
Deadline for submission: July 9
Posted on website: July 19
b) Boards and parties submit questions (general or to another party).
Deadline for submission: July 30
Posted on website: August 9
c) Answer questions received from other parties.
Deadline for submission: August 27
Posted on website: September 6
d) Final submissions from parties.
Deadline for submission: September 24th
Posted on website: September 27th