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COSEWIC Assessment and Update Status Report on the Greater Prairie-Chicken in Canada

COSEWIC

Assessment and Update Status Report

on the

Greater Prairie-Chicken

Tympanuchus cupido

 

in Canada

 

Greater Prairie-Chicken



Extirpated 2000


COSEWIC logo

 

 

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 2000. COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the spotted wintergreen Chimaphila maculata in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vi + 6 pp.

COSEWIC 2000. COSEWIC assessment and update status report on Greater Prairie-Chicken Tympanuchus cupido in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vi + 7 pp. (www.sararegistry.gc.ca/status/status_e.cfm)

Minish, B.R. 1990. Update COSEWIC status report on the Greater Prairie-Chicken Tympanuchus cupido in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. 1-7 pp.

Previous reports:

Saskatchewan Department of Renewable Resources. 1978. COSEWIC status report on the Greater Prairie-Chicken Tympanuchus cupido pinnatus in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. 1-23 pp.

 

Production note:

Greater Prairie-Chicken Tympanuchus cupido was previously designated as Greater Prairie-Chicken Tympanuchus cupido pinnatus.

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.: 819-953-3215
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 le Tétras des prairies Tympanuchus cupido au Canada - Mise à jour.

Cover illustration:
Greater Prairie-Chicken -- Judie Shore, Richmond Hill, Ontario.

©Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada, 2002
Catalogue No. CW69-14/113-2002E-IN
ISBN 0-662-31882-X

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