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Recovery Strategy for the Atlantic Whitefish

References

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Birtwell, I. K.  1999. The effects of sediment of fish and their habitat.  Canadian Stock Assessment Secretariat, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Ottawa.   Research Document 99/139  33p.

Bradford, R.  2000.  Atlantic whitefish (Coregonus huntsmani).  Nova Outdoors.  Spring 2000 p. 12.

Bradford, R., D.L. Longard, and P. Longue. 2004a. Status, trends, and recovery considerations in support of an allowable harm assessment for Atlantic whitefish (Coregonus huntsmani). DFO Can. Sci. Advis. Sec. Res. Doc. 2004/109.

Bradford, R.G., H. Schaefer, and G. Stevens. 2004b. Scope for human-induced mortality in the context of Atlantic whitefish (Coregonus huntsmani) survival and recovery. DFO Can. Sci. Advis. Sec. Res. Doc. 2004/110.

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Conrad, V. 2005. Functional design of fish passage facilities on the Petite Rivière watershed: A Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Oceans and Habitat Branch project in support of Atlantic whitefish recovery. Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. 17p. + 9 design drawings.

DFO,  2000.  The effects of acid rain on Atlantic salmon of the Southern Upland of Nova Scotia.  DFO Maritimes Regional Habitat Status Report 2000/2E.  May 2000.  19p.

DFO, 2004a. Allowable Harm Assessment for Atlantic whitefish. DFO Can. Sci. Advis. Sec. Stock Status Rep. 2004/052.

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Edge, T. A.  1987.  The systematics, distribution, ecology and zoogeography of the endangered Acadian whitefish, Coregonus canadensis Scott, 1967, in Nova Scotia, Canada.  M. Sc. thesis, University of Ottawa, Ottawa

Edge, T. A. and J. Gilhen.  2001.  Draft.  Update COSEWIC status report on Atlantic whitefish, Coregonus huntsmani.  Prepared for the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC), Canadian Wildlife Service, Ottawa, Ontario.  September 12, 2001.  47p. + Tables.

Edge, T. A., D. E. McAllister, and S. U. Qadri.  1991.  Meristic and morphometric variation between the endangered Acadian whitefish, Coregonus huntsmani, and the lake whitefish, Coregonus clupeaformis, in the Canadian Maritime Provinces and the State of Maine, USA.  Can. J. Fish. Aquatic. Sci. 48:2140-2151.

Gilhen, J.  1977.  A report on the status of the Atlantic whitefish, Coregonus canadensis, in the Tusket River watershed, Yarmouth County, including recommendations to ensure its future survival.  Report submitted to the Ichthyology Section, National Museum of Natural Sciences, Ottawa, Ontario.  October 30, 1977. 18p.

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Scott, W.  B.  1987.  A new name for the Atlantic whitefish: Coregonus huntsmani to replace Coregonus canadensis.  Can. J. Zool. 65: 1856-1857.

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Scott, W. B. and M. G. Scott.  1988. Atlantic fishes of Canada. University of Toronto Press.

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