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Southern Flying Squirrel (Glaucomys Volans)

COSEWIC
Assessment and Update Status Report
on the
Southern Flying Squirrel
Glaucomys volans

Atlantic (Nova Scotia) population
Great Lakes Plains population

in Canada

Southern Flying Squirrel (Glaucomys volans)

Not at Risk
2006



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:

COSEWIC 2006. COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the southern flying squirrel Glaucomys volans (Atlantic (Nova Scotia) population and Great Lakes Plains population) in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vii + 33 pp.
(Species at Risk Status Reports)

Previous Report:

Stabb, M. 1988. COSEWIC status report on the southern flying squirrel Glaucomys volans in Canada.  Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. 1-91 pp.
(Species at Risk Status Reports)

Production note:
COSEWIC would like to acknowledge Ian Adams and Ewa Bednarczuk for writing the update status report on the southern flying squirrel Glaucomys volans (Atlantic (Nova Scotia) and Great Lakes Plains population) in Canada, prepared under contract with Environment Canada, overseen and edited by MarcoFesta-Bianchet,Co-chair (Terrestrial Mammals), COSEWIC Terrestrial Mammals 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

Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur le petit polatouche (Glaucomys volans) , population de l'Atlantique (Nouvelle-Écosse) et population des plaines des Grands Lacs, au Canada - Mise à jour.

Cover illustration:
Southern flying squirrel -- Photograph by ©Philip Myers.

© Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2006
Catalogue No.: CW69-14/501-2006E-PDF
ISBN: 0-662-43315-7

 

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