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COSEWIC Assessment and Update Status Report on the Red-headed Woodpecker in Canada

COSEWIC Assessment and Update Status Report
on the
Red-headed Woodpecker
Melanerpes Erythrocephalus
in Canada

Red-headed Woodpecker (Melanerpes erythrocephalus)

Threatened 2007

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 2007. COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vi + 27 pp.

Previous report

Page, Annett M. 1996. COSEWIC status report on the Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. 1-50 pp.

Production note

COSEWIC would like to acknowledge Carl Savignacfor writing the update status report on the Red-headed Woodpecker Melanerpes erythrocephalus in Canada, prepared under contract with Environment Canada, overseen and edited by Dr. Marty L. 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.: 819-953-3215
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 Pic à tête rouge (Melanerpes erythrocephalus) au Canada - Mise à jour.

Cover illustration

Red-headed Woodpecker -- Jean-Sébastien Guénette.

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2007
Catalogue . CW69-14/16-2007E-PDF
ISBN 978-0-662-45986-6

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