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Habitat Secured for Waterfowl Data

Cumulative waterfowl habitat secured in Canada by NAWMP partners, 1990 to 2012
YearHabitat secured
(thousands of square kilometres)
19900.9
19913.9
19925.0
19935.8
19946.1
19957.0
19968.6
19979.0
19989.6
199911.3
200012.3
200113.0
200218.0
200320.6
200422.6
200524.0
200632.8
200734.0
200870.4
200978.1
201079.1
201179.5
201280.0

Note: For each year, the cumulative habitat secured is calculated by adding newly secured area to the existing securement base and subtracting the area of expired agreements.

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Cumulative habitat secured by habitat joint venture in Canada, 2012
Habitat joint ventureArea of habitat secured
(square kilometres)
Pacific Coast (Canada portion)514
Canadian Intermountain1288
Prairie Habitat (including Western Boreal Forest region)72 646
Western Boreal Forest region (included in the total above)45 482
Eastern Habitat5518

Note: See habitat joint ventures websites and implementations plans, along with the annual Habitat Matters publication for further details on each region. A review of the NAWMP tracking system has led to adjustments of annual securement totals for each joint venture. Adjustments have been made as the NAWMP tracking system improves; habitat secured for each region may differ from other published reports.

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