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COSEWIC Assessment and Update Status Report on the Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus in Canada

Northern Bobwhite

text:ENDANGERED 2003

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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:

Please note: Persons wishing to cite data in the report should refer to the report (and cite the author(s)); persons wishing to cite the COSEWIC status will refer to the assessment (and cite COSEWIC).  A production note will be provided if additional information on the status report history is required.

COSEWIC 2003.  COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  vii + 20 pp. 

(http://www.registrelep-sararegistry.gc.ca/sar/assessment/status_e.cfm)

James, R.D. and R. Cannings.  2003.  COSEWIC update status report on the Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus in Canada in COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  1-20 pp.

Previous report:

Page, A.M. and M.J. Austen.  COSEWIC status report on the Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  39 pp.

Production note:

This status report was originally brought to COSEWIC in 1999 but was deferred.  This report has now been reformatted to fit the current COSEWIC Status Report template. The text of the report has also been edited for consistency as various addenda provided for assessment in November 2003 by the COSEWIC Birds Specialist Subcommittee and the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources have been incorporated into the final text.  This report was overseen and edited by Richard Cannings, COSEWIC Birds Specialist Subcommittee Co-Chair.

 

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

E-mail: COSEWIC/COSEPAC@ec.gc.ca

http://www.cosewic.gc.ca

Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur la situation du colin de Virginie (Colinus virginianus) au Canada – Mise à jour.

Cover illustration:

Northern Bobwhite -- Illustration by Judie Shore, Richmond Hill, Ontario.

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2004

Catalogue No. CW69-14/6-2004E-PDF

ISBN 0-662-37078-3

HTML: CW69-14/6-2004E-HTML

0-662-37079-1

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