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COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Grizzly Bear in Canada

COSEWIC
assessment and update status report
on the
Grizzly Bear
Ursus Arctos
in Canada

Prairie population
North-western population

Grizzly Bear (Ursus arctos)

Prairie population – Extirpated
North-western population – Special concern

2002


COSEWIC
Committee on the status
of endangered wildlife
in Canada
COSEWIC logo

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:

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 2002. COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Grizzly Bear Ursus arctos in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vii + 91 pp.
(Species at Risk Status Reports)

Ross. P.I. 2002. Update COSEWIC status report on the grizzly bear Ursus arctos in Canada, in COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Grizzly Bear Ursus arctos in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. 1-91 pp.

Previous reports:

Banci, Vivian. 1991. Update COSEWIC status report on the Grizzly Bear Ursus arctos (Prairie, Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories and Yukon Territory populations) in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. 188 pp.

Macey, Anne. 1979. Status Report on the Grizzly Bear Ursus arctos horribilis in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. 69 pp.

Production note:

Grizzly bear Ursus arctos originally listed by COSEWIC as grizzly bear Ursus arctos horribilis.

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 de l'ours grizzli (Ursus arctos) au Canada.

Cover illustration:
Grizzly bear -- Judie Shore, Richmond Hill, Ontario.

©Minister of Public Works and Government Services Canada 2002
Catalogue No. CW69-14/166-2002E-IN
ISBN 0-662-32568-0

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