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Consultation Workbook of the Ungava beluga whales


The figures presented in this appendix are taken from COSEWIC status report on the Beluga [1].

Location of the Cabadian Beluga population

Figure1.Location of the of Canadian Beluga populations: (1) St. Lawrence Estuary population (2) Ungava Bay population (3) Eastern Hudson Bay population (4) Western Hudson Bay population (5) Eastern High Arctic – Baffin Bay population (6) Cumberland Sound population (7) Eastern Beaufort Sea population

Zone d'occurence et air d'estivage

Figure 2.Extent of occurrence (area of extent) and summer core area of the Ungava Bay population of belugas.

Zone d'occurence et air d'estivage principale

Figure 3. Extent of occurrence (area of extent) and summer core area of the Eastern Hudson Bay population of belugas


[1] COSEWIC 2004. COSEWIC assessment and update status report on the beluga whale Delphinapterus leucas in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. ix + 70 pp.

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