COSEWIC Assessment and Status Report on the "Eastslope" Sculpin (St. Mary and Milk River population) Cottus sp. in Canada
- Assessment Summary
- Executive Summary
- COSEWIC History, Mandate, Membership and Definitions
- Lists of Figures and Tables
- Species Information
- Population Size and Trends
- Limiting Factors
- Existing Protection or Other Status Designations
- Special Significance of the Species
- Technical Summary
- Acknowledgements and Authorities Contacted
- Literature Cited and Biographical Summary of Report Writer
Assessment and Status Report
St. Mary and Milk River Populations
Committee on the Status
of Endangered Wildlife
Comité sur la situation
des espèces en péril
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 2005. COSEWIC assessment and status report on the "eastslope" sculpin (St. Mary and Milk River population) Cottus sp. in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vi + 30 pp.
(Species at Risk Status Reports)
This document is based on a report by Susan M. Pollard prepared for Alberta Sustainable Resource Development, Fish and Wildlife Division and the Alberta Conservation Association. The original report was published as Alberta Wildlife Status Report No. 51, February 2004, and is entitled Status of the St. Mary Shorthead Sculpin (provisionally Cottus bairdi punctulatus) in Alberta. Funding for the preparation of the original status report was provided by the Alberta Conservation Association and the Fish and Wildlife Division of Alberta Sustainable Resource Development. This document was overseen and edited by Bob Campbell, the COSEWIC Freshwater Fish Species Specialist Subcommittee Co-chair.
For additional copies contact:
c/o Canadian Wildlife Service
Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur le chabot du versant est (populations des rivières St. Mary et Milk) (Cottus sp.) au Canada.
"Eastslope" sculpin -- Illustration of cottus bairdii (after Bailey and Dimick, 1949 from Peden 2000 by permission).
© Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2005
Catalogue No.: CW69-14/432-2005E-PDF
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