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Short-tailed Albatross (Phoebastria Albatrus)

Assessment and Status Report
on the
Short-tailed Albatross
Phoebastria Albatrus
in Canada

Short-tailed Albatross (Phoebastria albatrus)


Committee on the Status
of Endangered Wildlife
in Canada


Comité sur la situation
des espèces en péril
au Canada

COSEWIC status reports are working documents used in assigning the status of wildlife species suspected of being at risk. This report may be cited as follows:

COSEWIC 2003. COSEWIC assessment and status report on the Short-tailed Albatross Phoebastria albatrus in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vi + 25 pp.
(Species at Risk Status Reports)


Production note:
COSEWIC acknowledges Nadine Parker for writing the status report onthe Short-tailed Albatross Phoebastria albatrusin Canada, prepared under contract with Environment Canada, overseen and edited by Richard Cannings, COSEWIC Birds Specialist Subcommittee Co-chair.

For additional copies contact:

COSEWIC Secretariat
c/o Canadian Wildlife Service
Environment Canada
Ottawa ON
K1A 0H3

Tel.: 819–953–3215
Fax: 819–994–3684
E-mail: COSEWIC/

Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur l'albatros à queue courte (Phoebastria albatrus) au Canada.

Cover illustration:
Short-tailed Albatross -- Hiroshi Hasegawa, supplied by the author.

© Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada 2004
Catalogue No.: CW69-14/362-2004E-PDF
ISBN: 0-662-36695-6
HTML: CW69-14/362-2004E-HTML


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