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Red-shouldered Hawk (Buteo Lineatus)

COSEWIC
Assessment and Update Status Report
on the
Red-shouldered Hawk
Buteo Lineatus
in Canada

Red-shouldered Hawk (Buteo lineatus)

Not at Risk
2006



COSEWIC
Committee on the Status
of Endangered Wildlife
in Canada
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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 Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  vi + 27 pp.
(Species at Risk Status Reports)

Previous Reports:

Kirk, David A. 1996. Update COSEWIC status report on the Red-Shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  1-11 pp.

Risley, Christopher J. 1983. COSEWIC status report on the Red-Shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  1-71 pp.

 

Production note:
COSEWIC would like to acknowledge Debra S. Badzinski for writing the status report on the Red-shouldered Hawk Buteo lineatus in Canada, prepared under contract with Environment Canada, overseen and edited by Marty Leonard, Co-chair, COSEWIC Birds Species Specialist Subcommittee.

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/eng/sct5/index_e.cfm

Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur la Buse à epaulettes (Buteo lineatus) au Canada – Mise à jour.

Cover illustration:
Red-shouldered Hawk –used with permission from Mark Peck.

© Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2006
Catalogue No.: CW69-14/8-2006E-PDF
ISBN: 0-662-43296-7

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