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COSEWIC assessment and status report on the Foothill Sedge (Carex tumulicola) in Canada

COSEWIC Assessment and Status Report
on the
Foothill Sedge
Carex tumulicola
in Canada

Foothill Sedge

Endangered 2008

Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada

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. 2008. COSEWIC assessment and status report on the foothill sedge Carex tumulicola in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vi + 37 pp.

Production note

COSEWIC would like to acknowledge Michael T. Miller, Matt Fairbarns, and Sharon Hartwell for writing the status report on the foothill sedge (Carex tumulicola) in Canada. COSEWIC also gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the BC Conservation Data Centre and the BC Ministry of Environment for the preparation of this report. The COSEWIC report review was overseen by Erich Haber, Co-chair (Vascular Plants), of the COSEWIC Plants and Lichens 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:

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

Tel.: 819-953-3215
Fax: 819-994-3684

Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur le carex tumulicole (Carex tumulicola) au Canada.

Cover illustration

Foothill sedge -- Line drawing in Hitchcock et al. 1969 and Douglas et al. 2001; reproduced with permission from University of Washington Press.

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada, 2008.

Catalogue No. CW69-14/553-2008E-PDF
ISBN 978-0-662-48926-9

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