for Acipenser transmontanus pop. 2 (White Sturgeon (Upper Columbia River Population))
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
Global Comprehensive Report (NatureServe Explorer)
Species at Risk Brochure
Blood, D.A. 1997. White Sturgeon. B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Wildl. Branch. 6pp.
COSEWIC. 2003e. COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the white sturgeon Acipenser transmontanus in Canada. Comm. on the Status of Endangered Wildl. in Can. Ottawa. vii+51pp.
Recovery and Management Plans
B.C. Ministry of Environment. Recovery Planning in BC. B.C. Minist. Environ. Victoria, BC.
Fisheries and Oceans Canada. 2014. Recovery strategy for White Sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus) in Canada [Final]. In Species at Risk Act Recovery Strategy Series. Ottawa: Fisheries and Oceans Canada. 252 pp.
Hildebrand, L. R. and M. Parsley. 2013. Upper Columbia White Sturgeon Recovery Plan 2012 Revision. Prepared for the Upper Columbia White Sturgeon Recovery Initiative. 129p.+ 1 app. Available at: www.uppercolumbiasturgeon.org
Other Related References
Golder Associates Ltd. 2003a. Upper Columbia White Sturgeon Investigations in Arrow Lakes Reservoir, B.C., 2002-2003 Study Results. Data Rep. prepared for BC Hydro. Castlegar , BC. Golder Report No. 031480045/0228056/0228047D: 27pp.+ 4app.
Golder Associates Ltd. 2003b. Upper Columbia River Juvenile White Sturgeon Monitoring, Phase I Investigations, Fall 2002. Rep. prepared for BC Hydro. Castlegar , BC. Golder Report No. 0228046F: 33pp.+ 2app.
Golder Associates Ltd. 2004. Upper Columbia White Sturgeon Stock Monitoring and Data Management Program: 2003 - 2004 Annual Report. Rep. prepared for Minist. Water, Land, and Air Prot., Nelson, BC. Golder Report No. 03-1480-078F: 15pp.+ 3app.
Golder Associates Ltd. 2005. A synthesis of white sturgeon investigations in Arrow Lakes Reservoir B.C., 1995 - 2003 Draft Report. Prepared for BC Hydro, Castlegar, BC. Golder Report No. 041480016D: 27pp.+ 4app. (In prep.)
R.L. & L. Environmental Services Ltd. 1994. Status of white sturgeon in the Columbia River, B.C. Report prepared for BC Hydro, Environ. Affairs, Vancouver, BC. R.L. & L. Report No. 377F: 101pp.+ 5app.
R.L. & L. Environmental Services Ltd. 1997. Columbia River White Sturgeon Investigations. 1996 study results. Rep. prepared for B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks. Nelson Reg. R.L. & L. Report No. 97-CR515F: 45pp. + 5app.
R.L. & L. Environmental Services Ltd. 1998a. White Sturgeon Investigations in the Columbia River, B.C. 1997-1998 study results. Rep. prepared for B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks. Nelson Reg. R.L. & L. Report No. 611F: 17pp. + 5app.
R.L. & L. Environmental Services Ltd. 2000. White Sturgeon Investigations in Arrow Reservoir and Columbia River, B.C. 1999 Study Results. Rep. prepared for Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Nelson, BC. R.L. & L. Report No. 754F: 38pp.+ 4app.
Troffe, P. 1999. Freshwater Fishes of the Columbia Basin. Royal B.C. Mus. 102pp.
Upper Columbia White Sturgeon Recovery Initiative (UCWSRI). 2002. Upper Columbia White Sturgeon Recovery Plan. Columbia Basin Fish and Wildlife Compensation Program, BC Hydro, B.C. Gov. 90pp.
USACE. 1997. Reservoir Regulation.
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