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Northern Fur Seal (Callorhinus Ursinus)

COSEWIC

Assessment and Update Status Report

on the

Northern Fur Seal

Callorhinus Ursinus

in Canada

Northern Fur Seal (Callorhinus ursinus)

 

THREATENED 2006

 

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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).

Previous report:

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.

Production note:

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:

COSEWIC Secretariat
c/o Canadian Wildlife Service
Environment Canada
Ottawa, ON
K1A 0H3

Tel.: (819) 997-4991 / (819) 953-3215
Fax: (819) 994-3684
E-mail: COSEWIC/COSEPAC@ec.gc.ca
http://www.cosewic.gc.ca

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.

Cover illustration:
Northern fur seal -- Photo by A.W. Trites.

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2006
Catalogue No. CW69-14/74-2006E-PDF
ISBN 0-662-43282-7

 

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