TITLE

Confidential report calls Atlantic cod endangered

AUTHOR(S)
Comeau, Pauline
PUB. DATE
July 1997
SOURCE
Canadian Geographic;Jul/Aug97, Vol. 117 Issue 4, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Canadian federal government would partially re-open the cod fishery in Newfoundland and Labrador in May, 1997 which prompted the submission of confidential status report to the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC). Study by Dr. Kim Bell on the state of the Atlantic cod; Role of (COSEWIC); Contents of the report.
ACCESSION #
9709172138

 

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