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World Heritage: Canada

Periodic Report on the Application of the World Heritage Convention

SECTION I OF THE PERIODIC REPORT
ON THE APPLICATION OF THE
WORLD HERITAGE CONVENTION

APPLICATION OF THE
WORLD HERITAGE CONVENTION
BY CANADA

December 2004

SECTION I: APPLICATION OF THE WORLD HERITAGE CONVENTION BY CANADA

APPENDIX A Legislation and Protected Areas, with web sites for provincial and territorial protected areas.

AUTHORITY PROTECTED AREA
Federal: for federal web sites, please see Appendix B
Canada National Parks Act
National Park
Historic Sites and Monuments Act National Historic Site
National Marine Conservation Areas Act National Marine
Conservation Area
Treasury Board Federal Heritage Buildings Policy Federal Heritage Building
Heritage Railways Station Protection Act Heritage Railway Station
Migratory Birds Act Migratory Bird Sanctuary
Canada Wildlife Act National Wildlife Area
Oceans Act Marine Protected Area
Alberta: www.cd.gov.ab.ca
Provincial Parks Act Wildland Provincial Park
Provincial Park
Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserve Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act Ecological Reserve
Wilderness Area
Natural Area
Heritage Rangeland
Willmore Wilderness Park Act Willmore Wilderness Park
Historical Resources Act Provincial Historic Resource
Registered Historic Resource
Provincial Historic Area
Municipal Historic Area
Municipal Historic Resource
British Columbia: www.gov.bc.ca
Heritage Conservation Act Provincial Heritage Site
Provincial Heritage Property
Protected Heritage Site
Scheduled Heritage Site
Other Prescribed Heritage Property
Land Titles Act Conservation Covenant
Local Government Act
Vancouver Charter
Community Heritage Register
Heritage Designation
Heritage Revitalization Agreement
Heritage Conservation Area
Heritage Tax Exemption
Reservation and Dedication of Real Property
Park Act Provincial Park
Recreation Area
Ecological Reserve Act Ecological Reserve
Environment and Land Use Act Protected Area order
Wildlife Act Wildlife Management Area
Wildlife Habitat Area
Manitoba: www.gov.mb.ca/conservation and www.gov.mb.ca/chc
Historic Resources Act Provincial Heritage Site
Municipal Heritage Site
Heritage Covenant
City of Winnipeg Charter Buildings Conservation List
Planning Act Heritage Conservation Zone
Provincial Parks Act Wilderness Land Use Category
Backcountry Land Use Category
Heritage Land Use Category
Park Reserve
Ecological Reserves Act Ecological Reserve
Wildlife Act Wildlife Management Area
Forest Act Protected Forest
New Brunswick: www.gnb.ca
Historic Sites Protection Act Historic Sites Protection Act Designation
Municipal Heritage Preservation Act Municipal Preservation Act
Municipalities Act Local Register
Community Planning Act Local Register
Protected Natural Areas Act Protected Natural Areas
Newfoundland and Labrador: www.gov.nl.ca
Heritage Act Provincial Historic Site
Registered Historic Site
Historic Resources Act Registered Heritage Structure
Registered Heritage District
City of St. John’s Act Municipal Heritage Designation
Municipalities Act Heritage Structure
Provincial Parks Act Provincial Park
Wilderness and Ecological Reserves Act Ecological Reserve
Wilderness Reserve
Northwest Territories: www.gov.nt.ca
Historical Resources Act Territorial Historic Site
Territorial Parks Act Territorial Heritage Park
NWT Cultural Conservation Area
City of Yellowknife Heritage By-law Municipal Historic Site

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Nova Scotia: www.gov.ns.ca
Heritage Property Act Provincially Registered
Property
Municipally Registered Property
Heritage Conservation District
Special Places Protection Act Special Place
Museum Act Provincial Historic Site
Sherbrooke Restoration Act Heritage Site
Peggy’s Cove Commission Act Heritage Site
Wilderness Area Protection Act Wilderness Area
Heritage River
Special Places Protection Act Nature Reserve
Nunavut: www.nunavutparks.com and www.gov.nu.ca/cley
Territorial Parks Act Community Park
Destination Park
Campground
Conservation Park
Historic Park
Conservation Area
Historic Resources Act Site of historic/pre-historic significance
Historic place
Wildlife Act Wildlife Sanctuary
Ontario: www.ontarioparks.com and www.culture.gov.on.ca
Ontario Heritage Act Ontario Heritage Foundation Property
Ontario Heritage Foundation Easement
Heritage Conservation Easement
Municipal Heritage Designation
Heritage Conservation District
Designated Archaeological Site
Historical Parks Act Historical Park
Provincial Parks Act Wilderness
Natural Environment
Waterway
Nature Reserve
Historical
Recreation
Wilderness Areas Act Wilderness Areas
Public Lands Act Conservation Reserve
Prince Edward Island: www.gov.pe.ca
Heritage Places Protection Act
Designated Historic Place
Registered Historic Place
Archaeological Sites Protection Act Designated Archaeological Site
City of Charlottetown Act Heritage Resource
Museums Act PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation Property
Recreation Development Act Provincial Park
Quebec: www.fapaq.gouv.qc.ca , www.sepaq.com , www.mcc.gouv.qc.ca and www.menv.gouv.qc.ca
Loi sur les biens culturels (Cultural Property Act) Bien culturel classé
Bien culturel reconnu
Arrondissement historique
Aire de protection
Monument cité
Site du patrimoine
Loi sur les parcs (Parks Act)
Parc de conservation
Parc de récréation
Loi sur la protection du patrimoine naturel Paysages humanises
Saskatchewan: www.gov.sk.ca , www.se.gov.sk.ca and www.cyr.gov.sk.ca
Heritage Property Act Provincial Heritage Property
Municipal Heritage Property
Archaeological and palaeontological objects either in situ or recovered Easements and covenants
Sites of a Special Nature
Parks Act Provincial Historic Site
Provincial Historic Park
Wilderness Park
Recreation Park
Natural Environment Park
Recreation Site
Protected Area
Provincial Marker
Conservation Easements Act Conservation Easement
Ecological Reserves Act Ecological Reserve
Representative Area
Yukon: www.environmentyukon.gov.yk.ca and www.yukonheritage.com
Historic Resources Act Territorial Historic Resource
Yukon First Nations Site
Special Management Area
City of Whitehorse By-law Historic Site
Territorial Parks Act Territorial Park
Municipal Act Historic Control Zone
Yukon Parks and Land Certainty Act Territorial Park 4
Yukon First Nation Final Agreements Special Management Area
Yukon Wildlife Act Habitat Protection Area

 

4 The Act defines four types of park: Ecological Reserves, Natural Environment Parks, Wilderness Preserves and Recreation Parks. A park may encompass a number of areas established for different purposes.