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COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Lake Erie watersnake (Nerodia Sipedon Insularum) in Canada

COSEWIC Assessment and Update Status Report
on the
Lake Erie Watersnake
Nerodia Sipedon Insularum
in Canada

Lake Erie Watersnake (Nerodia sipedon insularum)

Endangered 2006

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 2006. COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Lake Erie watersnake Nerodia sipedon insularum in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vii + 23 pp.

Previous report

Campbell, C.A. 1991. COSEWIC status report on the Lake Erie watersnake Nerodia sipedon insularum in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. 1-67 pp.

Production note

COSEWIC would like to acknowledge Ryan M. Bolton for writing the update status report on the Lake Erie watersnake Nerodia sipedon insularum in Canada, prepared under contract with Environment Canada, overseen and edited by Ron Brooks, Co-chair (Reptiles) of the COSEWIC Amphibians and Reptiles Species Specialist Subcommittee.

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
COSEWIC E-mail
COSEWIC Website

Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur la couleuvre d'eau du lac Érié (Nerodia sipedon insularum) au Canada - Mise à jour.

Cover illustration

Lake Erie Watersnake -- Illustration by Ryan Bolton.

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2006
Catalogue No. CW69-14/483-2006E-PDF
ISBN 0-662-43268-1

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