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COSEWIC Assessment and Update Status Report on the McCown's Longspur (Calcarius mccownii) in Canada

COSEWIC Assessment and Status Report
on the
McCown's Longspur
Calcarius mccownii
in Canada

McCown's Longspur

Special Concern 2006

COSEWIC
Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada



COSEPAC
Comité sur la situation des espèces en péril au Canada

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 McCown’s Longspur Calcarius mccownii in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vi + 23 pp.

Production note

COSEWIC would like to acknowledge Dorothy P. Hill for writing the status report on the McCown’s Longspur Calcarius mccownii in Canada, prepared under contract with Environment Canada, overseen and edited by Marty Leonard, Co-chair, COSEWIC Birds 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
COSEWIC E-mail
COSEWIC Website

Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur le Bruant de McCown (Calcarius mccownii) au Canada.

Cover illustration

McCown’s Longspur -- Illustration by Judie Shore, Aurora Ontario.

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2006

Catalogue No. CW69-14/488-2006E-PDF
ISBN 0-662-43280-0

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