Asian Long-Horned Beetle Infested Place Order

The Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, pursuant to subsection 15(3) of the Plant Protection Act, hereby makes the annexed Asian Long-horned Beetle Infested Place Order

Ottawa, Ontario, 2013

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Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food

Interpretation

1. The following definitions apply in this Order.

"broad-leaf deciduous tree" means any tree that has wide leaves, rather than leaves that are like needles, and sheds them annually, including, but not limited to, any tree of the genera Acer, Aesculus, Albizia, Betula, Celtis, Cercidiphyllum, Koelreuteria, Platanus, Populus, Salix, Sorbus and Ulmus. (feuillu)

"infested place" means the area described in the Schedule. (lieu infesté)

"inspector" means a person designated as an inspector pursuant to section 21 of the Plant Protection Act. (inspecteur)

"Movement Certificate" has the same meaning as in the Plant Protection Regulations. (certificat de circulation)

"pest" means the Asian Long-horned Beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis) in all its life stages. (parasite)

"regulated article" means firewood of all species, as well as trees, nursery stock, logs, lumber, wood or bark, wood chips or bark chips from broad-leaf deciduous trees. (chose réglementée)

Declaration

2. It is hereby declared that the area described in the Schedule is infested with the pest.

Prohibitions or Restrictions of Movement

3. No person, except an inspector, shall move or cause the movement of the pest out of the infested place, unless the person is authorized beforehand to do so in writing by an inspector under a Movement Certificate and the person complies with the certificate.

4. (1) Subject to subsection (2), no person, except an inspector, shall move or cause the movement of a regulated article out of the infested place, unless:

(a) in the case of a regulated article produced by a facility registered under the Canadian Heat Treated Wood Products Certification Program, the article was produced in accordance with the requirements of that program and it shows the applicable marks, bears the applicable tags or is accompanied with the applicable certificate, as the case may be;

(b) in any other case, an inspector

  1. is satisfied that the regulated article has been processed or treated to eliminate the pest or the habitat for the pest and authorizes the movement of the article for that reason, and the person complies with the authorization; or
  2. authorizes the movement of the regulated article by issuing a written notice to the person directing the movement of the regulated article to a place for processing or treatment to eliminate the pest or the habitat for the pest, and the person complies with the notice.

(2) Subsection (1) does not apply to the movement of

(a) nursery stock harvested or produced outside the infested place that only transit through the infested place, if the stock is transported without undue delay through the infested place in an enclosed vehicle that is equipped to preclude the loss of materials and the infestation of the shipment by the pest while in transit; and

(b) regulated articles, other than nursery stock, harvested or produced outside the infested place and that only transit through the infested place.

Schedule

(Item 1)

Infested Place

1. All parts of the City of Toronto and City of Mississauga, in the Province of Ontario, located within the area commencing at the point of intersection between Dixie Road (formerly Hwy. 4) and Derry Road (formerly Hwy. 5) and proceeding northeastward along the south side of  Derry Road to Bramalea Road;

Thence proceeding northward along the east side of Bramalea Road to Drew Road;

Thence proceeding eastward along the south side of Drew Road to Torbram Road;

Thence proceeding northward along the east side of Torbram Road to Rena Road;

Thence proceeding eastward along the south side of Rena Road to Slough Street;

Thence proceeding southward along the south side of Slough Street to Airport Road;

Thence proceeding northward along the east side of Airport Road to Thamesgate Drive;

Thence proceeding eastward along the south side of Thamesgate Drive to Redstone Road;

Thence proceeding northward along the east side of Redstone Road continuing eastward along the south side of Redstone Road to Netherwood Road;

Thence proceeding eastward along the south side of Netherwood Road to Brandon Gate Drive;

Thence proceeding northward along the east side of Brandon Gate Drive to Monica Drive;

Thence proceeding southward along the east side of Monica Drive to Darcel Avenue;

Thence proceeding eastward along the south side of Darcel Avenue to Finch Avenue West;

Thence proceeding eastward along the south side of Finch Avenue West to Humber River;

Thence proceeding southward along the south shore of Humber River to Martin Grove Road;

Thence proceeding southward along the west side of Martin Grove Road to Dixon Road;

Thence proceeding westward along the south side of Dixon Road to Skyway Avenue;

Thence proceeding southward along the west side of Skyway Avenue to International Boulevard;

Thence proceeding westward along the south side of International Boulevard to Renforth Drive;

Thence proceeding westward along the north side of Renforth Drive to Convair Drive;

Thence proceeding westward along the north side of Convair Drive to Etobicoke Creek;

Thence proceeding southwestward along the north side of Convair Drive across Etobicoke Creek to Localizer 24 Service Road;

Thence proceeding westward along the north side of Localizer 24 Service Road to Luke Road;

Thence proceeding northward along the east side of Luke Road to Britannia Road East;

Thence proceeding westward along the north side of Britannia Road East to Netherhart Road;

Thence proceeding northward along the east side of Netherhart Road to Courtney Park Drive East;

Thence proceeding westward along the north side of Courtney Park Drive East to Dixie Road; and

Thence proceeding northward along the east side of Dixie Road to the initial point of intersection with Derry Road.

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Map of Asian Long-horned Beetle Regulated Area

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