COSEWIC assessment results with range of occurrence (by province, territory, or ocean), May 2021

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Common name (population) Taxon Status YT NT NU BC AB SK MB ON QC NB NS PE NL Arctic Ocean Pacific Ocean Atlantic Ocean
Swift Fox Mammals Threatened - - - - X X - - - - - - - - - -
Ross's Gull Birds Endangered - - X - - - X - - - - - X X - X
Short-eared Owl Birds Threatened X X X X X X X X X X X X X - - -
Band-tailed Pigeon Birds Special Concern - - - X - - - - - - - - - - - -
Barn Swallow Birds Special Concern X X X X X X X X X X X X X - - -
Ferruginous Hawk Birds Special Concern - - - - X X X - - - - - - - - -
Common Five-lined Skink (Carolinian population) Reptiles Endangered - - - - - - - X - - - - - - - -
Eastern Hog-nosed Snake Reptiles Threatened - - - - - - - X - - - - - - - -
Common Five-lined Skink (Great Lakes / St. Lawrence population) Reptiles Special Concern - - - - - - - X - - - - - - - -
Coeur d'Alene Salamander Amphibians Special Concern - - - X - - - - - - - - - - - -
Lake Chubsucker Fishes Endangered - - - - - - - X - - - - - - - -
White Shark (Atlantic population) Fishes Endangered - - - - - - - - X X X X X - - X
Tope Fishes Special Concern - - - X - - - - - - - - - - X -
Edwards' Beach Moth Arthropods Endangered - - - X - - - - - - - - - - - -
Cobblestone Tiger Beetle Arthropods Special Concern - - - - - - - - - X - - - - - -
Grappletail Arthropods Special Concern - - - X - - - - - - - - - - - -
Black Hills Mountainsnail Molluscs Endangered - - - - X X - - - - - - - - - -
Atlantic Mud-piddock Molluscs Threatened - - - - - - - - - - X - - - - X
Purple Wartyback Molluscs Threatened - - - - - - - X - - - - - - - -
American Water-willow Vascular Plants Threatened - - - - - - - X X - - - - - - -
Kentucky Coffee-tree Vascular Plants Threatened - - - - - - - X - - - - - - - -
Western Silvery Aster Vascular Plants Threatened - - - - - - X X - - - - - - - -
Coastal Wood Fern Vascular Plants Special Concern - - - X - - - - - - - - - - - -
Lakeside Daisy Vascular Plants Special Concern - - - - - - - X - - - - - - - -
Vole Ears Lichen Lichens Endangered - - - - - - - - - X X - X - - -
Seaside Centipede Lichen Lichens Threatened - - - X - - - - - - - - - - - -


Meeting date: May 4, 2021

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The Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) is an independent advisory panel to the Minister of Environment and Climate Change Canada that meets twice a year to assess the status of wildlife species at risk of extinction. Members are wildlife biology experts from academia, government, non-governmental organizations and the private sector responsible for designating wildlife species in danger of disappearing from Canada.

COSEWIC secretariat

Canadian Wildlife Service
Environment and Climate Change Canada
351 St. Joseph Blvd, 16th floor
Gatineau QC K1A 0H3

Email: ec.cosepac-cosewic.ec@canada.ca