Queen Charlotte goshawk (Accipiter gentilis laingi)

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General Information

The Queen Charlotte goshawk is a comparatively small, dark subspecies of northern goshawk (Accipiter gentilis) that lives in the temperate rainforest archipelagos of Southeast Alaska and British Columbia. Adults have blue-gray to nearly black backs and tails, and gray bellies and chests that are finely marked with dark gray bars and streaks. A bold white stripe above the eye accents the vivid orange to bright scarlet eye. Females are larger than males.

  • Countries in which the the Queen Charlotte goshawk, British Columbia, Canada is known to occur:  Canada
 
Current Listing Status Summary
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
2012-08-31 Foreign (Headquarters) British Columbia, Canada

» Federal Register Documents

Federal Register Documents
Date Citation Page Title
1997-09-04 00:00:00.0 62 FR 46710 46712 ETWP; 12-Month Finding for a Petition To List the Queen Charlotte Goshawk as Endangered and To Designate Critical Habitat
1995-06-29 00:00:00.0 60 FR 33784 33785 ETWP; 12-Month Finding for a Petition to List the Queen Charlotte Goshawk as Endangered
2007-11-08 00:00:00.0 72 FR 63123 63140 Response to Court on Significant Portion of the Range, and Evaluation of Distinct Population Segments, for the Queen Charlotte Goshawk (Accipiter gentilis laingi)
1994-08-26 00:00:00.0 59 FR 44124 44125 ETWP; 90-Day Finding for a Petition to List Queen Charlotte Goshawk and Request for Additional Information
2009-11-03 00:00:00.0 74 FR 56757 56770 Listing the British Columbia Distinct Population Segment of the Queen Charlotte Goshawk Under the Endangered Species Act: Proposed rule.
2005-12-15 00:00:00.0 70 FR 74284 74285 12-Month Finding on a Petition to List the Queen Charlotte Goshawk as Threatened or Endangered: Notice of opening of public comment period on status review.
2012-08-01 00:00:00.0 77 FR 45870 45893 Listing the British Columbia Distinct Population Segment of the Queen Charlotte Goshawk Under the Endangered Species Act
1995-01-04 00:00:00.0 60 FR 425 426 ETWP; Reopening of Comment Period on the 90-Day Finding for the Petition to List the Queen Charlotte Goshawk as Endangered

» Recovery

No recovery information is available for the Queen Charlotte goshawk.

» Critical Habitat

No critical habitat rules have been published for the Queen Charlotte goshawk.

» Conservation Plans

No conservation plans have been created for Queen Charlotte goshawk.

» Petitions

» Life History

No Life History information has been entered into this system for this species.

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