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COSEWIC Assessment and Update Status Report on the King Rail in Canada

COSEWIC

Assessment and Update Status Report

on the 

King Rail

Rallus elegans

in Canada

King Rail


text:ENDANGERED 2000

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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 2000.  COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the King Rail Rallus elegans in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  vii + 10 pp. 

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

James, R.D.  2000.  Update COSEWIC status report on the King Rail Rallus elegans in Canada, in  COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the King Rail Rallus elegans in Canada Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  1-10 pp.

Previous Report: 

Page, A.M.  1994.  Update COSEWIC status report on the King Rail Rallus elegans in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  24 pp.

Cosens, S.E.  1985.  COSEWIC status report on the King Rail Rallus elegans in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  64 pp.

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 Rapport du COSEPAC sur la situation du Râle élégant (Rallus elegans) au Canada –Mise à jour

Cover illustration:

King Rail -- illustration by Ross D. James.

©Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada 2002

Catalogue No. CW69-14/3-2002E-IN

ISBN 0-662-32601-6

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