COSEWIC assessment and status report on the Chinook Salmon (Okanagan population) in Canada
- Assessment Summary
- Executive Summary
- COSEWIC History, Mandate, Membership and Definitions
- Lists of Figures and Tables
- Species Information
- Population Sizes and Trends
- Limiting Factors and Threats
- Special Significance of the Species
- Existing Protection or Other Status Designations
- Technical Summary
- Acknowledgements, Authorities Contacted, and Information Sources
- Biographical Summary of Report Writers and Collections Examined
Assessment and Status Report
Committee on the Status
of Endangered Wildlife
Comité sur la situation
des espèces en péril
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 status report on the chinook salmon Oncorhynchus tshawytscha (Okanagan population) in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vii + 41 pp.
(Species at Risk Status Reports)
COSEWIC acknowledges Brent Phillips, Howie Wright and the Okanagan Nation Alliance Fisheries Department for writing the status report on chinook salmon Oncorhynchus tshawytscha, Okanagan population. COSEWIC also gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans for the preparation of this report. The COSEWIC report review was overseen by Mart Gross, and Paul Bentzen, co-chairs of the COSEWIC Marine Fish Specialist Subcommittee, with input from members of COSEWIC. That review may have resulted in changes and additions to the initial version of the report.
For additional copies contact:
c/o Canadian Wildlife Service
Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur le saumon chinook (oncorhynchus tshawytscha) population de l’Okanagan au Canada.
Chinook salmon -- Photo provided by the Okanagan Nation Alliance.
© Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2006
Catalogue No.: CW69-14/469-2006E-PDF
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