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COSEWIC Assessment and Status Report on the Baikal Sedge in Canada


We thank Bruce Bennett, Catherine Kennedy and John Meikle for providing information on the Yukon populations. Bruce Bennett and Jenifer Penny reviewed the manuscript and Shyanne Smith aided in field studies, manuscript review and preparation. Bill Cody kindly provided data from collections at Agriculture Canada.

Funding for the preparation of this status report was provided by NatureServe Yukon and Parks Canada.

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