Reports and References

for Acipenser transmontanus pop. 4 (White Sturgeon (Lower Fraser River Population))

Reports from BC Conservation Data Centre

BC Species Summary

 

BC Conservation Status Report

 
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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.

Status Report

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.

Other Related References

Echols, J.C. 1995. Review of Fraser River white sturgeon. Fraser River Action Plan, Fishery Manage. group, and Can. Dep. Fish. and Oceans. 33pp.

 

Lane, E.D. and M.L. Rosenau. 1995. The conservation of sturgeon stocks in the lower Fraser River watershed. A baseline investigation of habitat, distribution, age and population of juvenile white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus) in the lower Fraser River, downstream of Hope, B.C. Habitat Conservation Fund Project - Final Report. 153 p.

 

Nelson, T., et al. 2004. Success through Stewardship: White Sturgeon Monitoring and Assessment in the Lower Fraser River, B.C. In T.D. Hooper, ed. Proc. of the Species at Risk 2004 Pathways to Recovery Conf. March 2-6, 2004, Victoria, B.C. Species at Risk 2004 Pathways to Recovery Conference Organizing Committee, Victoria, BC. 11pp.

 

Perrin, C.J., A. Heaton, and M.A. Laynes. 1999. White sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus) spawning habitat in the lower Fraser River, 1998. Report prepared by Limnotek Research and Development Inc. for BC Fisheries, Victoria, B.C. 53 pp.

 

Perrin, C.J., A. Heaton, and M.A. Laynes. 2000. White sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus) spawning habitat in the lower Fraser River, 1999. Report prepared by Limnotek Research and Development Inc. for BC Fisheries, Victoria, B.C. 72 pp.

 

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.

 

Semakula, S.N., and P.A. Larkin. 1968. Age, growth, food, and yield of the white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus) of the Fraser River, British Columbia. J. Fish. Res. Board Can. 25:2589-2602.

 

Smith, C.T., et al. 2002. Population genetic analysis of white sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus) in the Fraser River. J. Appl. Ichthyol. 18:307-312.

 

Veinott, G., T. et al. 1999. Concentrations of strontium in the pectoral fin ray of the white sturgeon (Acipencer transmontanus) by laser ablation - inductively coupled plasma - mass spectrometry as an indicator of marine migrations. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 56: 1981-1990.

 

Cross-Linked Information Resources (CLIR): an umbrella search web application that allows users to use a single window to simultaneously search six provincial environmental and natural resource information e-libraries and provides access to digital documents in these e-libraries.

 

HabitatWizard: a map based internet tool for government, industry, environmental professionals and interested users, that provides detailed spatial information about fish and fish habitat in BC. HabitatWizard links to provincial databases, providing information on fish observations, fish ranges, stream and lake physical information, the watershed atlas, reports, fish stocking records, and bathymetric maps.

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