Restricted activity: VHF Radio Receiver Equipment

Issued: August 10, 2016

Issued 2016-08-10 (YYYY-MM-DD)

Time 8:59:09

Restricted activity: VHF RADIO RECEIVER EQUIPMENT

WHAT:
Pursuant to Section 7(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, of the Canada National Parks Act, the following activity is restricted or prohibited by order of the Superintendent: Use or possess VHF radio receiver equipment to follow or search for wildlife with radio transmitters

Where:
Banff National Park, Kootenay National Park and Yoho National Park

Why:
To prevent disturbance, harassment and habituation of wildlife that carry radio transmitters for park management purposes

PENALTY:
violators may be charged under the Canada National Parks Act: maximum penalty $25 000.

Start date: 15/06/2016

End date: Until further notice