February 27, 2021

Quebec excavation company sentenced for violating Species at Risk Act by destroying nests of threatened bank swallows

On February 18, 2021, in Granby courthouse, Pete Persons Terre Sable & Gravier Inc. was sentenced and fined a total of $15,000 after pleading guilty to two offences under the Species at Risk Act. The fine will be directed to the Government of Canada’s Environmental Damages Fund.