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North Atlantic Right Whale (Eubalaena Glacialis)

COSEWIC

Assessment and Update Status Report

on the

North Atlantic Right Whale

Eubalaena Glacialis

in Canada

 

North Atlantic Right Whale (Eubalaena glacialis)

 

ENDANGERED 2003

 

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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:

COSEWIC 2003.  COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the North Atlantic right whale Eubalaena glacialis in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  vii + 28 pp.

Previous reports:

Gaskin, D.E.  1990.  Update COSEWIC status report on the North Atlantic right whale Eubalaena glacialis in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  25 pp.

Gaskin, D.E.  1985.  Update COSEWIC status report on the right whale Eubalaena glacialis in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  50 pp.

Hay, K.A.  1980. COSEWIC status report on the right whale Eubalaena glacialis in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada.  Ottawa.  12 pp

Production note: 

COSEWIC would like to acknowledge Moira W. Brown and Scott D. Kraus for writing the status report on the North Atlantic Right Whale Eubalaena glacialis prepared under contract with Environment Canada.

 

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 situation de la baleine noire (Eubalaena glacialis)au Canada - Mise à jour

Cover illustration:
North Atlantic right whale -- Judie Shore, Richmond Hill, Ontario

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2003
Catalogue No.CW69-14/328-2003E-PDF
ISBN 0-662-35344-7
HTML: CW69-14/328-2003E-HTML
0-662-35345-5

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