for Megascops kennicottii kennicottii (Western Screech-Owl, kennicottii subspecies)
Reports from BC Conservation Data Centre
BC Species Summary
BC Conservation Status Report
Mapped Known Locations
Reports from Other Databases
E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia
Environment Canada's Species at Risk Website
Global Comprehensive Report (NatureServe Explorer)
COSEWIC. 2002n. COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the Western Screech-owl Otus kennicottii in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vi + 31 pp.
COSEWIC. 2012e. COSEWIC assessment and status report on the Western Screech-Owl kennicottii subspecies Megascops kennicottii kennicottii and the Western Screech-Owl macfarlanei subspecies Megascops kennicottii macfarlanei in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. xii + 30 pp. (www.registrelep-sararegistry.gc.ca/default_e.cfm).
Identified Wildlife Species Account
British Columbia Ministry of Water, Land and Air Protection. 2004. Accounts and Measures for Managing Identified Wildlife. Version 2004. Biodiversity Branch, Identified Wildlife Management Strategy, Victoria, B.C.
Recovery and Management Plans
Ministry of Environment. 2013f. Recovery plan for the Western Screech-Owl, kennicottii subspecies (Megascops kennicottii kennicottii) in British Columbia. B.C. Ministry of Environment, Victoria, BC. 23pp.
Best Management Practices
Demarchi, M.W. and M.D. Bently. 2005. Best Management Practices for Raptor Conservation during Urban and Rural Land Development in British Columbia. B.C. Minist. of Environ., Victoria, B.C. MoE BMP Series.
Other Related References
Campbell, R.W., N.K. Dawe, I. McTaggart-Cowan, J.M. Cooper, G.W. Kaiser, and M.C.E. McNall. 1990. The Birds of British Columbia Vol. 2: Nonpasserines: Diurnal Birds of Prey through Woodpeckers. Royal British Columbia Museum, Victoria, BC.
Robertson, I., M. Gebauer, G. Ryder, and R. Toochin. 2000. Observations of Two Species at Risk in Mainland Southwestern British Columbia: Hutton's Vireo and Western Screech-Owl. Pp. 267-273 in L.M. Darling, ed. 2000. Proc. Conf. on the Biology and Manage. Species and Habitats at Risk, Kamloops, B.C., 15-19 Feb., 1999. Vol. 1; B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Victoria, BC, and Univ. College of the Cariboo, Kamloops, BC. 490pp.
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