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COSEWIC Assessment and Update Status Report on the Western Screech-owl (Otus kennicottii) in Canada

COSEWIC Assessment and Update Status Report
on the
Western Screech-owl
Otus kennicottii
macfarlanei
subspecies
in Canada

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Endangered - macfarlanei subspecies
Special concern - kennicottii subspecies

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 2002.  COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Western Screech-owl otus kennicottii in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  vi + 31 pp.

Previous reports

Kirk, D.A.  1995. COSEWIC status report on the Western Screech-owl Otus kennicottii  in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  16 pp.

Production note

COSEWIC would like to acknowledge Rosalind Chaundy-Smart for writing the status report on the Western Screech-owl Otus kennicottii prepared under contract with Environment Canada.

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 la petit-duc des montagnes, sous-espèce macfarlanei(Otus kennicottii macfarlanei) et de la petit-duc des montagnes, sous-espècekennicottii (Otus kennicottii kennicottii) au Canada – Mise à jour

Cover illustration

Western Screech-owl -- Judie Shore, Richmond Hill, Ontario.

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2003
Catalogue CW69-14/18-2003E-IN
ISBN0-662-34125-2

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