Protected Areas - Results

The initiative has resulted in the documentation of 320 sites1 where appropriate conservation actions are in effect, over an area of 19° 206,5 hectares. Of these sites, 133 covering 11° 104,6 ha are listed in the Quebec protected areas registry. The results have helped improve the delineation of around 50 of these 133 sites and identify 187 unlisted sites (8° 101,9 ha). Furthermore, the initiative has allowed for the documentation of sites that are not protected by laws; it helped to better understand their conservation actions.

Protection Type Number of Sites Area (ha.)
CM / PA by Q. C.C. / L.C. C.C. 236 9° 825,0
CM / PA by MDDELCC laws 73 5° 809,3
CM / PA by EC laws 10 3° 547,1
CM / PA by MFFP laws 1 25,1
TOTAL 320 19° 206,5