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COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Lake Ontario kiyi and Upper Great Lakes kiyi in Canada

COSEWIC Assessment and Update Status Report
on the
Lake Ontario Kiyi
Coregonus Kiyi Orientalis
and
Upper Great Lakes Kiyi
Coregonus Kiyi Kiyi
in Canada

Lake Ontario Kiyi (Coregonus kiyi orientalis)

Lake Ontario Kiyi - Extinct
Upper Great Lakes Kiyi - Special concern 2005

COSEWIC
Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada



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 2005. COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Lake Ontario kiyi Coregonus kiyi orientalis and Upper Great Lakes kiyi Coregonus kiyi kiyi in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vi + 17 pp.

Previous report

Parker, B. 1988. COSEWIC status report on the kiyi Coregonus kiyi in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. 1-18 pp.

Production note

COSEWIC would like to acknowledge Nicholas E. Mandrak for writing the update status report on the kiyi Coregonus kiyiprepared under contract with Environment Canada, overseen and edited by Bob Campbell, the COSEWIC Freshwater Fish Species Specialist Subcommittee Co-chair. Partial funding for the preparation of this status report was also provided by Fisheries and Oceans 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
COSEWIC E-mail
COSEWIC Website

Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur le kiyi du lac Ontario (Coregonus kiyi orientalis) et le kiyi du secteur supérieur des Grands Lacs (Coregonus kiyi kiyi) au Canada - Mise à jour.

Cover illustration

Kiyi – Illustration by Joe Tomelleri. Reproduced with permission of Fisheries and Oceans Canada.

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2005
Catalogue No. CW69-14/431-2005E-PDF
ISBN 0-662-40583-8
HTML: CW69-14/431-2005E-HTML
ISBN 0-662-40584-6

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