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Northern Fur Seal (Callorhinus Ursinus)
- Assessment Summary
- Executive Summary
- Species Information
- Population Sizes and Trends
- Limiting Factors and Threats
- Special Significance of the Species
- Existing Protection or Other Status Designations
- Technical Summary
- Authorities Contacted
- Information Sources
- Biographical Summary of Report Writers
Assessment and Update Status Report
Northern Fur Seal
COSEWIC status reports are working documents used in assigning the status of wildlife species suspected of being at risk. This report may be cited as follows:
COSEWIC 2006. COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the northern fur seal Callorhinus ursinus in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vii + 33 pp. (https://www.registrelep-sararegistry.gc.ca/sar/assessment/status_e.cfm).
Baird, R.W. and M.B. Hanson. 1996. COSEWIC status report on the northern fur seal, Callorhinus ursinus, in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. 1-15 pp.
COSEWIC would like to acknowledge Kate Willis and Andrew W. Trites for writing the update status report on the northern fur seal Callorhinus ursinus, prepared under contract with Environment Canada, overseen and edited by Randall Reeves, Co-chair (Marine Mammals), COSEWIC Marine Mammals Species Specialist Subcommittee.
For additional copies contact:
c/o Canadian Wildlife Service
Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur l'otarie à fourrure du Nord (Callorhinus ursinus) au Canada - Mise à jour.
Northern fur seal -- Photo by A.W. Trites.
©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2006
Catalogue No. CW69-14/74-2006E-PDF
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