Summary of new and reviewed assessments by type of change

April 2017*
StatusNewReview of classification
in a higher risk category
Review of classification
in a lower risk category
Review of classification
changed
Review of classification
no change
Review of classification
reassigned
Review of classification
no longer at risk
Total
Extinct-----1-1
Extirpated-------0
Endangered21--51-9
Threatened1-1-1--3
Special concern1-4143-13
Not at risk1----315
Data deficient1----1-2
Total6151109133

Changed - Wildlife species moved to the Data Deficient category from a risk category, or to a risk category from the Data Deficient category.

Reassigned - Reassignment to a different designatable unit.

*The reports on Prairie Skink (Plestiodon septentrionalis), Acuteleaf Small Limestone Moss (Seligeria acutifolia), and Porsild’s Bryum (Haplodontium macrocarpum) were withdrawn to allow inclusion of recent information. These wildlife species will be re-considered by the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) in November 2017.

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