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COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Ivory Gull in Canada

COSEWIC

Assessment and Update Status Report

on the

Ivory Gull

Pagophila eburnea

in Canada

 

Ivory Gull

Text Box: SPECIAL CONCERN 2001

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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 2001.  COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Ivory Gull Pagophila eburnea in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  iv + 10 pp. 

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

Alvo, R, and S.D. MacDonald.  1996.  Update COSEWIC status report on the Ivory Gull Pagophila eburnea in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  1-10 pp.

Previous report:

MacDonald, S.D.  1979.   COSEWIC status report on the Ivory Gull Pagophila eburnea in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  20 pp.

Production note:

During the course of the reassessment of the species’ status in 2001, the Bird Specialist Subcommittee also considered information provided in the report by J.A. Akearok, M.L. Mallony and A.J. Fontaine. Community knowledge on Ivory Gull near the Brodeur Peninsula, Banff Island (CWS Technical Report Series Number 378).  Please note that the status recommended in the section “Evaluation and Recommended Status” of the report may differ from the latest status assigned to the species by COSEWIC.

 

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 mouette blanche (Pagophila eburnea) au Canada – Mise à jour.

Cover illustration:

Ivory Gull --Photograph provided by Grant Gilchrist, Environment Canada.

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2004

Catalogue No. CW69-14/13-2004E-PDF

ISBN 0-662-38998-0

HTML:  CW69-14/13-2004E-HTML

0-662-38999-9

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