Management plan for the Sowerby’s beaked whale (Mesoplodon bidens) in Canada: En3-5/80-2017E-PDF
"The Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) assessed the Sowerby’s Beaked Whale (Mesoplodon bidens) as Special Concern in 2006. In 2011, the Sowerby’s Beaked Whale was listed as Special Concern under the federal Species at Risk Act (SARA). The objectives of this Management Plan are to: 1) Maintain a stable Sowerby’s Beaked Whale population throughout its range in Atlantic Canadian waters and 2) Quantify and mitigate the effects of identified threats on the population"--Executive summary, p. iii.
|Department/Agency||Department of Fisheries and Oceans.|
|Title||Management plan for the Sowerby’s beaked whale (Mesoplodon bidens) in Canada|
|Series Title||Species at Risk Act, management plan series|
|Publication Type||Series - View Master Record|
|Other Language Editions||[French]|
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|Note||Issued also in French under title: Plan de gestion de la baleine à bec de Sowerby (Mesoplodon bidens) au Canada. Cover title.|
|Number of Pages||iv, 46 p. :|
|Subject Terms||Endangered species, Whales, Nature conservation|
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