RESTRICTED ACTIVITY: Remote motion-activated trail cameras (research permit required)

Issued: May 05, 2017

Issued 2017-05-05 (YYYY-MM-DD)

Time 8:29:22

Restricted activity

Remote motion-activated trail cameras: research permit required

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: Install remote motion-activated trail cameras: Install remote motion-activated trail cameras

Where: Banff, Yoho, and Kootenay National Parks

Why: To prevent disturbance to wildlife at sensitive locations and protect the privacy of visitors. A research permit issued by Parks Canada is required to deploy remote motion-activated cameras within Banff, Yoho and Kootenay National Parks.

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

Start date: 2017-05-08
End date: Until further notice

Approved by / Approuvé par:

Superintendent, Lake Louise Yoho Kootenay Field Unit / Directeur – Unité de gestion du secteur de
Lake Louise et des parcs nationaux Yoho et Kootenay