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The park monitors the population trends of Sage Grouse at leks within the park and on adjacent lands in the greater ecosystem. The actual measure is the sum of the maximum number of males attending each studied lek in a given year.

Last Updated: Apr. 21, 2022
Date Published: Oct. 1, 2017
Organization: Parks Canada
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Keywords:  greater sage-grouse, species at risk, leks, grasslands, Saskatchewan
Federal

The Residential Indoor Air Quality Guidelines summarize the health risks of specific indoor pollutants. The guidelines recommend exposure limits for contaminants that affect indoor air quality.

Last Updated: Oct. 5, 2020
Date Published: Feb. 5, 2018
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Residential Indoor Air Quality, guidelines, health risks, indoor pollutants, exposure limits for contaminants, indoor air quality.
Federal

Terra Nova National Park conducts weekly shorebird surveys during August and early September in order to monitor the abundance of Greater Yellowlegs and other shorebird species.

Last Updated: Jan. 16, 2018
Date Published: Oct. 1, 2017
Organization: Parks Canada
Formats: CSV
Keywords:  greater yellowlegs, shorebirds, abundance, surveys, Inner Newman Sound, Newfoundland
Federal

Vaping can increase your exposure to chemicals that could harm your health (e.g. cause lung damage). Vaping could also expose you to nicotine, which is addictive.

Last Updated: Mar. 25, 2021
Date Published: Jun. 11, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  risks of vaping, exposure to chemicals, cause lung damage, nicotine, addictive
Federal

Protect your health from harmful chemicals and pollutants. Follow these tips to ensure your home is a healthy home.

Last Updated: Jan. 6, 2021
Date Published: Dec. 21, 2018
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  Chemical safety, healthy home, protect your health, harmful chemicals and pollutants.
Federal

Aggregate exposure and risk assessments involve the analysis of exposure to a single chemical by multiple pathways and routes of exposure. The pathways of exposure considered in this general principles document include the potential for pesticide residues in food and drinking water, as well as residues from pesticide use in residential, non-occupational environments.

Last Updated: Jul. 30, 2021
Date Published: Nov. 16, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  PMRA, sciencep policy note, performing aggregate exposure and risk assessments m, performing aggregate exposure and risk assessments
Federal

This Human Health Risk Assessment for Ambient Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) is a comprehensive review of the most relevant health- and exposure-related science for this air pollutant, prepared by the Air Quality Assessment Section of Health Canada.

Last Updated: Dec. 2, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 23, 2016
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  human-health risk assessment, ambient nitrogen dioxide, NO2, health-exposure related science, air pollutant
Federal

Some projects can expose you or others to harmful chemicals and pollutants. Before starting any DIY project, make sure you're aware of how to keep you and your family safe.

Last Updated: Jan. 6, 2021
Date Published: Dec. 21, 2018
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Chemical safety, Do-It-Yourself, DIY, renovations, expose, harmful chemicals and pollutants, keep you and your family safe.
Federal

Every day, we are exposed to chemicals and pollutants in the air, food, water and products we use in our home. Here are ten simple steps you can take today to help protect yourself and your family.

Last Updated: Jan. 6, 2021
Date Published: Feb. 14, 2019
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Ten Tips, protect your family, chemicals, pollutants, exposed to chemicals and pollutants.
Federal

Risk assessments are conducted under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999 to determine whether there are risks resulting from exposure of Canadians to a substance, or releases of a substance into the environment, and the specific ways Canadians or the environment can be affected.

Last Updated: Jan. 6, 2021
Date Published: Mar. 12, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Risk assessment, chemical substances, Canadian Environmental Protection Act, exposure, releases into the environment
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