Recovery documents

Recovery documents for species and ecosystems at risk in B.C. are accepted by the provincial government as science advice. The table below contains direct links to view both provincially and federally produced recovery plans.

They can also be found by searching the databases of the lead government who published the document:

More information about these species can also be found in the BC Species & Ecosystems Explorer.

List of Recovery Planning Documents

Species Name (English)

Species Name (Scientific)

Recovery Planning Document

Year Published

Marbled Murrelet Brachyramphus marmoratus

Federal

Amended Recovery Strategy for the Marbled Murrelet (Brachyramphus marmoratus) in Canada
2023
tiny tassel Crossidium seriatum

Federal

Management Plan for the Tiny Tassel (Crossidium seriatum) in Canada
2022
Barn Owl Tyto alba

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Barn Owl (Tyto alba), Western Population, in Canada
2022
Horned Grebe Podiceps auritis

Federal

Management Plan for the Horned Grebe (Podiceps auritus), Western population, in Canada
2022
Crumpled tarpaper lichen Collema coniophilum

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Crumpled Tarpaper Lichen (Collema coniophilum) in Canada
2022
Roell's brotherella Brotherella roellii

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Roell’s Brotherella Moss (Brotherella roellii) in Canada
2022
Vivid Dancer Argia vivida

Federal

Management Plan for the Vivid Dancer (Argia vivida) in Canada
2022
Okanagan Efferia Efferia okanagana

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Okanagan Efferia (Efferia okanagana) in Canada
2022
Bank Swallow Riparia riparia

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Bank Swallow (Riparia riparia) in Canada 
2022
Wandering Salamander Aneides vagrans

Federal

Management Plan for the Wandering Salamander (Aneides vagrans) in Canada
2021
Peacock Vinyl Lichen Leptogium polycarpum

Federal

Management Plan for the Peacock Vinyl Lichen (Leptogium polycarpum) in Canada
2021
Georgia Basin Bog Spider Gnaphosa snohomish

Federal

Management Plan for the Georgia Basin Bog Spider (Gnaphosa snohomish) in Canada
2021
Western Waterfan Peltigera gowardii

Federal

Management Plan for the Western Waterfan (Peltigera gowardii) in Canada
2021
Tweedy’s Lewisia Lewisiopsis tweedyi

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Tweedy’s Lewisia (Lewisiopsis tweedyi) in Canada
2021
Western Painted Turtle (Pacific Coast population) Chrysemys picta bellii

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Western Painted Turtle (Chrysemys picta bellii) Pacific Coast population in Canada
2021
Mountain Sucker Catostomus platyrhynchus

Federal

Management Plan for the Mountain Sucker (Catostomus platyrhynchus), Pacific populations, in Canada
2021
Rocky Mountain Sculpin (Westslope population) Cottus sp.

Federal

Management Plan for the Rocky Mountain Sculpin (Cottus sp.), Westslope populations, in Canada

2021
Yelloweye Rockfish (Inside and Outside waters populations) Sebastes ruberrimus

Federal

Management Plan for the Yelloweye Rockfish (Sebastes ruberrimus) in Canada
2021
Western Toad (Calling and Non-calling populations) Anaxyrus boreas

Federal

Management Plan for the Western Toad (Anaxyrus boreas), Calling and Non-calling populations, in Canada
2020
Band-tailed Pigeon Patagioenas fasciata

Federal

Management Plan for the Band-tailed Pigeon (Patagioenas fasciata) in Canada
2019
Batwing Vinyl Lichen Leptogium platynum

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Batwing Vinyl Lichen (Leptogium platynum) in Canada
2019
Bent Spike-rush (Southern Mountain population) Eleocharis geniculata

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Bent Spike-rush (Eleocharis geniculata), Southern Mountain population, in Canada
2019
Shorthead Sculpin Cottus confusus

Federal

Management plan for the Shorthead Sculpin (Cottus confusus) in Canada 
2019

Paxton Lake, Enos Lake, and the Vananda Creek Stickback

Gasterostus spp.

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Paxton Lake, Enos Lake, and Vananda Creek Stickleback Species Pairs (Gasterosteus spp.) in Canada
2019
Threaded Vertigo Nearctula sp.

Federal

Management Plan for the Threaded Vertigo (Nearctula sp.) in Canada
2019
Northern Goshawk laingi subspecies Accipiter gentilis laingi

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Northern Goshawk laingi subspecies (Accipiter gentilis laingi) in Canada
2018
Ancient Murrelet Synthliboramphus antiquus

Federal

Management Plan for the Ancient Murrelet (Synthliboramphus antiquus) in Canada
2018
Coastal Tailed Frog Ascaphus truei

Federal

Management Plan for the Coastal Tailed Frog (Ascaphus truei) in Canada
2018
Lyall’s Mariposa Lily Calochortus lyallii

Federal

Management Plan for the Lyall’s Mariposa Lily (Calochortus lyallii) in Canada
2018
Western Painted Turtle (Intermountain, Rocky Mountain population) Chrysemys picta bellii

Federal

Management Plan for the Western Painted Turtle (Chrysemys picta bellii) Intermountain – Rocky Mountain population in Canada
2018
Blue-grey Taildropper Prophysaon coeruleum

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Blue-grey Taildropper (Prophysaon coeruleum) in Canada
2018
Short-eared Owl Asio flammeus

Federal

Management Plan for the Short-eared Owl (Asio flammeus) in Canada
2018
Wood Bison Bison bison athabascae

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Wood Bison (Bison bison athabascae) in Canada
2018
Small-flowered Lipocarpha Lipocarpha micrantha

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Small-flowered Lipocarpha (Lipocarpha micrantha) in Canada
2018
Misty Lake Stickleback Gasterosteus aculeatus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Misty Lake Sticklebacks (Gasterosteus aculeatus) in Canada
2018
Porsild’s Bryum Haplodontium macrocarpum

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Porsild’s Bryum (Haplodontium macrocarpum) in Canada
2017
Porsild’s Bryum Haplodontium macrocarpum

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Porsild’s Bryum (Haplodontium macrocarpum) in Canada
2017
Pacific Gophersnake Pituophuis catenifer catenifer

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Pacific Gophersnake (Pituophuis catenifer catenifer) in Canada
2017
Northern Leopard Frog (Rocky Mountain population) Lithobates pipiens

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Northern Leopard Frog (Lithobates pipiens), Rocky Mountain population in Canada
2017
Victoria’s Owl-clover Castilleja victoriae

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Victoria's Owl-clover (Castilleja victoriae) in Canada
2017
Pygmy Short-horned Lizard Phrynosoma douglasii

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Pygmy Short-horned Lizard (Phrynosoma douglasii) in Canada
2017
Pallid Bat Antrozous pallidus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Pallid Bat (Antrozous pallidus) in Canada
2017
Tiger Salamander Ambystoma tigrinum

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Tiger Salamander (Ambystoma tigrinum) Southern Mountain population in Canada
2017
Great Basin Spadefoot Spea intermontana

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Great Basin Spadefoot (Spea intermontana) in Canada
2017
Peregrine Falcon pealei subspecies Falco peregrinus pealei

Federal

Management Plan for the Peregrine Falcon pealei subspecies (Falco peregrinus pealei) in Canada
2017
Mountain Holly Fern Polystichum scopulinum

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Mountain Holly Fern (Polystichum scopulinum) in Canada
2017
Mexican Mosquito-fern Azolla mexicana

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Mexican Mosquito-fern (Azolla mexicana) in Canada
2017
oldgrowth specklebelly Pseudocyphellaria rainierensis

Federal

Management Plan for the Oldgrowth Specklebelly Lichen (Pseudocyphellaria rainierensis) in Canada

2017
Little Brown Myotis Myotis lucifugus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Little Brown Myotis (Myotis lucifugus), the Northern Myotis (Myotis septentrionalis), and the Tri-colored Bat (Perimyotis subflavus) in Canada

2018
Northern Myotis Myotis septentrionalis

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Little Brown Myotis (Myotis lucifugus), the Northern Myotis (Myotis septentrionalis), and the Tri-colored Bat (Perimyotis subflavus) in Canada

2018
Tri-coloured Bat Perimyotis subflavus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Little Brown Myotis (Myotis lucifugus), the Northern Myotis (Myotis septentrionalis), and the Tri-colored Bat (Perimyotis subflavus) in Canada

2018
Western Rattlesnake Crotalus oreganus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Western Rattlesnake (Crotalus oreganus), the Great Basin Gophersnake (Pituophis catenifer deserticola) and the Desert Nightsnake (Hypsiglena chlorophaea) in Canada

2019
Great Basin Gophersnake Pituophis catenifer deserticola

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Western Rattlesnake (Crotalus oreganus), the Great Basin Gophersnake (Pituophis catenifer deserticola) and the Desert Nightsnake (Hypsiglena chlorophaea) in Canada

2019
Desert Nightsnake Hypsiglena chlorophaea

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Western Rattlesnake (Crotalus oreganus), the Great Basin Gophersnake (Pituophis catenifer deserticola) and the Desert Nightsnake (Hypsiglena chlorophaea) in Canada

2019
Carey’s small limestone moss Seligeria careyana

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Carey's Small Limestone Moss (Seligeria careyana) in British Columbia

2022
drooping-leaved beard-moss Oxystegus recurvifolius

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Drooping-leaved Beard-moss (Oxystegus recurvifolius) in British Columbia

2022

acuteleaf small limestone moss

Seligeria acutifolia

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Acuteleaf Small Limestone Moss (Seligeria acutifolia) in British Columbia 

2021

alkaline wing-nerved moss

Pterygoneurum kozlovii

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Alkaline Wing-nerved Moss (Pterygoneurum kozlovii) in British Columbia

2015

American Badger

Taxidea taxus

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Badger (Taxidea taxus) in British Columbia

2016

banded cord-moss

Entosthodon fascicularis

B.C.

Management Plan for banded cord-moss (Entosthodon fascicularis) in British Columbia

2010

banded cord-moss

Entosthodon fascicularis

Federal

Management Plan for Banded Cord-moss (Entosthodon fascicularis) in Canada

2011

Barn Owl

Tyto alba

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Barn Owl (Tyto alba) in British Columbia

2014

Basking Shark

Cetorhinus maximus

Federal

Action Plan for the Basking Shark (Cetorhinus maximus) in Canadian Pacific waters

2020

Basking Shark

Cetorhinus maximus

Federal

Multi-species Action Plan for Pacific Rim National Park Reserve of Canada

2017

Basking Shark

Cetorhinus maximus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Basking Shark (Cetorhinus maxiumus) in Canadian Pacific Waters

2011

bearded owl-clover

Triphysaria versicolor ssp. versicolor

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Maritime Meadows associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

Behr’s Hairstreak

Satyrium behrii 

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for Behr’s Hairstreak (Satyrium behrii) in British Columbia

2008

Behr’s Hairstreak

Satyrium behrii 

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Behr’s Hairstreak (Satyrium behrii) in Canada

2016

Blotched Tiger Salamander

Ambystoma mavortium

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Blotched Tiger Salamander (Ambystoma mavortium) in British Columbia

2016

Blue Whale

Balaenoptera musculus

Federal

Action Plan for Blue, Fin, Sei and North Pacific Right Whales (Balaenoptera musculus, B. physalus, B. borealis, and Eubalaena japonica) in Canadian Pacific Waters

2017

Blue Whale

Balaenoptera musculus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Blue, Fin, and Sei Whales (Balaenoptera musculus, B. physalus, and B. borealis) in Pacific Canadian Waters

2006

Blue-grey Taildropper

Prophysaon coeruleum

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Blue-grey Taildropper (Prophysaon coeruleum) in British Columbia

2012

Bluntnose Sixgill Shark

Hexanchus griseus

Federal

Management Plan for the Bluntnose Sixgill Shark (Hexanchus griseus) and Tope Shark (Galeorhinus galeus) in Canada

2012

bog bird's-foot trefoil

Hosackia pinnata

Previously:
Lotus pinnatus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Vernal Pools and other Ephemeral Wet Areas Associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

branched phacelia

Phacelia ramosissima var. ramosissima 

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the Branched Phacelia (Phacelia ramosissima var. ramosissima) in British Columbia

2008

branched phacelia

Phacelia ramosissima var. ramosissima 

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Branched Phacelia (Phacelia ramosissima var. ramosissima) in Canada

2012

brook spike-primrose

Epilobium torreyi

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Brook Spike-primrose (Epilobium torreyi) in Canada

2013

Burrowing Owl

Athene cunicularia

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Burrowing Owl (Athene cunicularia) in Canada

2012

California buttercup

Ranunculus californicus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the California Buttercup (Ranunculus californicus) in Canada

2013

Canada Warbler

Cardellina canadensis

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Canada Warbler (Cardellina canadensis) in Canada

2016

Caribou (boreal population)

Rangifer tarandus pop. 14

B.C.

Implementation Plan for the Ongoing Management of Boreal Caribou in British Columbia

2010

Caribou (boreal population)

Rangifer tarandus pop. 14

Federal

Amended Recovery Strategy for the Woodland Caribou (Rangifer tarandus caribou), Boreal population, in Canada 

2019

Caribou (northern mountain population)

Rangifer tarandus pop.15

Federal

Management Plan for the Northern Mountain Population of Woodland Caribou (Rangifer tarandus caribou) in Canada

2012

Caribou (southern mountain population)

Rangifer tarandus pop.1 

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Woodland Caribou, Southern Mountain population (Rangifer tarandus caribou) in Canada

2014

cliff paintbrush

Castilleja rupicola

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the cliff paintbrush (Castilleja rupicola) in British Columbia

2009

cliff paintbrush

Castilleja rupicola

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Cliff Paintbrush (Castilleja rupicola) in Canada

2017

coast manroot

Marah oregana

Previously:
Marah oreganus

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Manroot (Marah oreganus) in British Columbia

2012

coast microseris

Microseris bigelovii

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Coast Microseris (Microseris bigelovii) in Canada

2013

Coastal Giant Salamander

Dicamptodon tenebrosus

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the Pacific Giant Salamander (Dicamptodon tenebrosus) in British Columbia

2010

coastal Scouler’s catchfly

Silene scouleri grandis

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Maritime Meadows associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

Coastal Tailed Frog

Ascaphus truei

B.C.

Management Plan for the Coastal Tailed Frog (Ascaphus truei) in British Columbia

2015

coastal wood fern

Dryopteris arguta

B.C.

Management Plan for the coastal wood fern (Dryopteris arguta) in British Columbia

2010

coastal wood fern

Dryopteris arguta

Federal

Management Plan for Coastal Wood Fern (Dryopteris arguta) in Canada

2011

Coeur d’Alene Salamander

Plethodon idahoensis

B.C.

Management Plan for the Coeur d’Alene Salamander (Plethodon idahoensis) in British Columbia

2015

Coeur d’Alene Salamander

Plethodon idahoensis

Federal

Management Plan for the Coeur d’Alene Salamander (Plethodon idahoensis) in Canada

2017

Columbia Sculpin

Cottus hubbsi

Federal

Management Plan for the Columbia Sculpin (Cottus hubbsi) in Canada

2012

Columbia quillwort

Isoetes minima

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Columbia Quillwort (Isoetes minima), Dwarf Hesperochiron (Hesperochiron pumilus) and Hairy Paintbrush (Castilleja tenuis) in British Columbia

2021

Columbian carpet moss

Bryoerythrophyllum columbianum

B.C.

Management Plan for Columbian carpet moss (Bryoerythrophyllum columbianum) in British Columbia

2010

Columbian carpet moss

Bryoerythrophyllum columbianum

Federal

Management Plan for the Columbian Carpet Moss (Bryoerythrophyllum columbianum) in Canada

2012

Common Nighthawk

Chordeiles minor

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Common Nighthawk (Chordeiles minor) in Canada

2016

contorted-pod evening-primrose

Camissonia contorta

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Contorted-pod Evening-primrose (Camissonia contorta) in Canada

2011

Cowichan Lake Lamprey (syn. Vancouver Lamprey)

Lampetra macrostoma

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Vancouver Lamprey (Lampetra macrostoma) in Canada

2007

crumpled tarpaper

Collema coniophilum

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Crumpled Tarpaper (Collema coniophilum) in British Columbia

2013

cryptic paw

Nephroma occultum

B.C.

Management Plan for Cryptic Paw (Nephroma occultum) in British Columbia

2011

cryptic paw

Nephroma occultum

Federal

Management Plan for the Cryptic Paw Lichen (Nephroma occultum) in Canada

2012

Cultus Pygmy Sculpin

Cottus sp.2

Federal

Action Plan for the Cultus Pygmy Sculpin (Cottus aleuticus, Cultus Population) in Canada

2017

Cultus Pygmy Sculpin

Cottus sp.2

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Cultus Pygmy Sculpin (Cottus sp.) in Canada

2007

Dark Saltflat Tiger Beetle, wallisi subspecies

Cicindela parowana

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Dark Saltflat Tiger Beetle (Cicindela parowana) in British Columbia

2014

Dark Saltflat Tiger Beetle, wallisi subspecies

Cicindela parowana

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Wallis’ Dark Saltflat Tiger Beetle (Cicindela parowana wallisi) in Canada

2017

deltoid balsamroot

Balsamorhiza deltoidea

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Garry Oak Woodlands in Canada

2006

dense spike-primrose

Epilobium densiflorum

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Dense Spike-primrose (Epilobium densiflorum) in Canada

2013

dense-flowered lupine

Lupinus microcarpus var. microcarpus

Previously:
Lupinus densiflorus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Dense-flowered Lupine (Lupinus densiflorus) in Canada

2011

Desert Nightsnake

Hypsiglena chlorophaea

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Desert Nightsnake (Hypsiglena chlorophaea) in British Columbia

2016

Dromedary Jumping-slug

Hemphillia dromedarius

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for Dromedary Jumping-slug (Hemphillia dromedarius) in British Columbia

2008

Dromedary Jumping-slug

Hemphillia dromedarius

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Dromedary Jumping-slug (Hemphillia dromedarius) in Canada

2017

Dun Skipper

Euphyes vestris

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Dun Skipper (Euphyes vestris) in British Columbia

2013

Dun Skipper

Euphyes vestris

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Dun Skipper vestris subspecies (Euphyes vestris vestris) in Canada

2017

dwarf hesperochiron

Hesperochiron pumilus

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Columbia Quillwort (Isoetes minima), Dwarf Hesperochiron (Hesperochiron pumilus) and Hairy Paintbrush (Castilleja tenuis) in British Columbia

2021

dwarf sandwort

Sabulina pusilla

Previously:
Minuartia pusilla

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Vernal Pools and other Ephemeral Wet Areas Associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

dwarf woolly-heads

Psilocarphus brevissimus var. brevissimus

B.C.

Multi-species Recovery Strategy for the Princeton Landscape, including Dwarf Woolly-heads (Psilocarphus brevissimus var. brevissimus), Slender Collomia (Collomia tenella), and Stoloniferous Pussytoes (Antennaria flagellaris) in British Columbia

2008

dwarf woolly-heads

Psilocarphus brevissimus var. brevissimus

Federal

Multi-species Recovery Strategy for the Princeton Landscape, Including Dwarf Woolly-heads (Psilocarphus brevissimus) Southern Mountain Population, Slender Collomia (Collomia tenella), and Stoloniferous Pussytoes (Antennaria flagellaris) in Canada

2013

Edith’s Checkerspot, taylori subspecies

Euphydryas editha taylori

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Maritime Meadows associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

Edwards’ Beach Moth

Anarta edwardsii

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Edwards’ Beach Moth (Anarta edwardsii) in British Columbia

2013

Edwards’ Beach Moth

Anarta edwardsii

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Edwards’ Beach Moth (Anarta edwardsii) in Canada

2017

Enos Lake Limnetic and Benthic Stickleback Species Pairs

Gasterosteus sp. 2 Gasterosteus sp. 3

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Paxton Lake, Enos Lake, and Vananda Creek Stickleback Species Pairs (Gasterosteus spp.) in Canada

2007

Ermine, haidarum subspecies

Mustela erminea haidarum

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the Ermine, haidarum subspecies (Mustela erminea haidarum) in British Columbia

2009

Ermine, haidarum subspecies

Mustela erminea haidarum

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Ermine, haidarum subspecies (Mustela erminea haidarum), in Canada

2011

Fin Whale

Balaenoptera physalus

Federal

Action Plan for Blue, Fin, Sei and North Pacific Right Whales (Balaenoptera musculus, B. physalus, B. borealis, and Eubalaena japonica) in Canadian Pacific Waters

2017

Fin Whale

Balaenoptera physalus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Blue, Fin, and Sei Whales (Balaenoptera musculus, B. physalus, and B. borealis) in Pacific Canadian Waters

2006

Flammulated Owl

Otus flammeolus

B.C.

Management Plan for the Flammulated Owl (Otus flammeolus) in British Columbia

2011

Flammulated Owl

Otus flammeolus

Federal

Management Plan for the Flammulated Owl (Otus flammeolus) in Canada

2012

foothill sedge

Carex tumulicola

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Foothill Sedge (Carex tumulicola) in Canada

2013

fragrant popcornflower

Plagiobothrys figuratus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Fragrant Popcornflower (Plagiobothrys figuratus) in Canada

2013

Georgia Basin Bog Spider

Gnaphosa snohomish

B.C.

Management Plan for Georgia Basin Bog Spider (Gnaphosa snohomish) in British Columbia

2018

giant helleborine

Epipactis gigantea

B.C.

Management Plan for Giant Helleborine (Epipactis gigantea) in British Columbia

2013

golden paintbrush

Castilleja levisecta

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Maritime Meadows associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

Gopher Snake deserticola subspecies

Pituophis catenifer deserticola 

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Gopher Snake, deserticola subspecies (Pituophis catenifer deserticola) in British Columbia

2016

Grand Coulee owl-clover

Orthocarpus barbatus

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the Grand Coulee owl-clover (Orthocarpus barbatus) in British Columbia

2007

Gray’s desert-parsley

Lomatium papiloniferum

Previously: Lomatium grayi

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Gray’s Desert-parsley (Lomatium grayi) in Canada

2014

Great Basin Spadefoot

Spea intermontana

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the Great Basin Spadefoot (Spea intermontan) in British Columbia

2016

Great Blue Heron (fannini subspecies)

Ardea herodias fannini

Federal

Management Plan for the Great Blue Heron fannini subspecies (Ardea herodias fannini) in Canada 

2020

Great Blue Heron (fannini subspecies)

Ardea herodias fannini

Federal

Multi-species Action plan for Gulf Islands National Park Reserve of Canada

2018

Great Blue Heron (fannini subspecies)

Ardea herodias fannini

Federal

Multi-species Action Plan for Pacific Rim National Park Reserve of Canada

2017

Great Blue Heron (fannini subspecies)

Ardea herodias fannini

Federal

Multi-species Action Plan for Fort Rodd Hill National Historic Site of Canada (Fort Rodd Hill) 

2017

Great Blue Heron (fannini subspecies)

Ardea herodias fannini

Federal

Multi-species Action Plan for Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve, National Marine Conservation Area Reserve, and Haida Heritage Site

2016

Green Sturgeon

Acipenser medirostris

Federal

Management Plan for the Green Sturgeon (Acipenser medirostris) in Canada

2017

Greenish Blue, insulanus subspecies

Plebejus saepiolus insulanus

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for Greenish Blue, insulanus subspecies (Plebejus saepiolus insulanus) in British Columbia

2008

Grey Whale

Eschrichtius robustus

Federal

Management Plan for the Eastern Pacific Grey Whale (Eschrichtius robustus) in Canada

2011

Grizzly Bear

Ursus arctos

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Grizzly Bears in the North Cascades of British Columbia

2004

Haida Gwaii Slug

Staala gwaii

B.C.

Management Plan for Haida Gwaii Slug (Staala gwaii) in British Columbia 

2022

hairy paintbrush

Castilleja tenuis

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Columbia Quillwort (Isoetes minima), Dwarf Hesperochiron (Hesperochiron pumilus) and Hairy Paintbrush (Castilleja tenuis) in British Columbia

2021

Half-moon Hairstreak

Satyrium semiluna

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for Half-moon Hairstreak (Satyrium semiluna) in British Columbia and Alberta

2011

Half-moon Hairstreak

Satyrium semiluna

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Half-moon Hairstreak (Satyrium semiluna) in Canada

2016

Haller’s apple moss

Bartramia halleriana

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Haller’s Apple Moss (Bartramia halleriana) in Canada

2010

Harbour Porpoise

Phocoena phocoena

Federal

Management Plan for the Pacific Harbour Porpoise (Phocoena phocoena) in Canada

2009

Horned Lark, strigata subspecies

Eremophila alpestris strigata

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Horned Lark strigata subspecies (Eremophila alpestris strigata) and Recovery Strategy for the Vesper Sparrow affinis subspecies (Pooecetes gramineus affinis) in Canada

2007

Hotwater Physa

Physella wrighti

Federal

Action Plan for the Hotwater Physa (Physella wrighti) in Canada

2018

Hotwater Physa

Physella wrighti

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Hotwater Physa (Physella wrighti) in Canada

2007

Howell’s triteleia

Triteleleia howellii

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Garry Oak Woodlands in Canada

2006

Humpback Whale

Megaptera novaeangliae

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the North Pacific Humpback Whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) in Canada

2014

Island Tiger Moth

Grammia complicata

B.C.

Recovery Plan for  the Island Tiger Moth (Grammia complicata) in British Columbia 

2017

Kellogg’s rush

Juncus kelloggii

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Vernal Pools and other Ephemeral Wet Areas Associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

Killer Whale (Northeast Pacific northern resident population)

Orcinus orca pop.6

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Northern and Southern Resident Killer Whales (Orcinus orca) in Canada

2008

Killer Whale (Northeast Pacific offshore population)

Orcinus orca pop.2

Federal

Management Plan for the Offshore Killer Whale (Orcinus orca) in Canada

2009

Killer Whale (Northeast Pacific southern resident population)

Orcinus orca pop.5

Federal

Action Plan for the Northern and Southern Resident Killer Whale (Orcinus orca) in Canada

2017

Killer Whale (Northeast Pacific southern resident population)

Orcinus orca pop.5

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Northern and Southern Resident Killer Whales (Orcinus orca) in Canada

2008

Killer Whale (Northeast Pacific transient population)

Orcinus orca pop.3

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Transient Killer Whale (Orcinus orca) in Canada

2007

Large Marble insulanus subspecies

Euchloe ausonides insulanus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Maritime Meadows associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

Leatherback Sea Turtle

Dermochelys coriacea

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Leatherback Turtles (Dermochelys coriacea) in Pacific Canadian Waters

2007

Lemmon’s holly fern

Polystichum lemmonii

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for Lemmon’s holly fern (Polystichum lemmonii) in British Columbia

2007

Lemmon’s holly fern

Polystichum lemmonii

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Lemmon’s Holly Fern (Polystichum lemmonii) in Canada

2013

Lewis’s Woodpecker

Melanerpes lewis

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Lewis’s Woodpecker (Melanerpes lewis) in Canada

2017

Lewis’s Woodpecker

Melanerpes lewis

Federal

Management Plan for the Lewis’s Woodpecker (Melanerpes lewis) in Canada

2014

Lindley’s false silverpuffs (microseris)

Uropappus lindleyi

Previously:
Microseris lindleyi

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Lindley’s False Silverpuffs (Uropappus lindleyi) in Canada

2013

Long-billed Curlew

Numenius americanus

Federal

Management Plan for the Long-billed Curlew (Numenius americanus) in Canada

2013

Longspine Thornyhead

Sebastolobus Altivelis

Federal

Management Plan for the Rougheye/Blackspotted Rockfish Complex (Sebastes Aleutianus and S. Melanostictus) and Longspine Thornyhead (Sebastolobus Altivelis) in Canada

2012

Lyall’s mariposa lily

Calochortus lyallii

B.C.

Management Plan for Lyall’s Mariposa Lily (Calochortus lyallii) in British Columbia

2015

Macoun’s meadow-foam

Limnanthes macounii

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for Macoun’s Meadow-foam (Limnanthes macounii) in British Columbia

2011

Macoun’s meadow-foam

Limnanthes macounii

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Macoun’s Meadowfoam (Limnanthes macounii) in Canada

2013

Magnum Mantleslug

Magnipelta mycophaga

B.C.

Multispecies Management Plan for Magnum Mantleslug (Magnipelta mycophaga), Pygmy Slug (Kootenaia burkei), and Sheathed Slug (Zacoleus idahoensis) in British Columbia 

2018

Marbled Murrelet

Brachyramphus marmoratus

B.C.

Implementation Plan for the Recovery of Marbled Murrelet (Brachyramphus marmoratus) in British Columbia

2018

Marbled Murrelet

Brachyramphus marmoratus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Marbled Murrelet (Brachyramphus marmoratus) in Canada

2014

margined streamside moss

Scouleria marginata 

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for Margined Streamside Moss (Scouleria marginata Britt) in British Columbia

2007

margined streamside moss

Scouleria marginata 

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Margined Streamside Moss (Scouleria marginata) in Canada

2008

Mexican mosquito fern

Azolla mexicana

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Mexican Mosquito Fern (Azolla mexicana) in British Columbia

2016

Monarch

Danaus plexippus

Federal

Management Plan for the Monarch (Danaus plexippus) in Canada

2016

Mormon Metalmark

Apodemia mormo

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the Mormon Metalmark (Apodemia mormo), Southern Mountain Population in British Columbia

2008

Mormon Metalmark

Apodemia mormo

Federal 

Recovery Strategy for the Mormon Metalmark (Apodemia mormo), Southern Mountain Population, in Canada

2017

Mormon Metalmark

Apodemia mormo

Federal 

Recovery Strategy for the Mormon Metalmark (Apodemia mormo) Prairie Population, in Canada

2007

Mountain Beaver

Aplodontia rufa

B.C.

Management Plan for the Mountain Beaver (Aplodontia rufa) in British Columbia

2013

Mountain Beaver

Aplodontia rufa

Federal

Management Plan for the Mountain Beaver (Aplodontia rufa) in Canada

2015

mountain crab-eye

Acroscyphus sphaerophoroides

B.C.

Management Plan for Mountain Crab-eye (Acroscyphus sphaerophoroides) in British Columbia

2021

Mountain Goat

Oreamnos americanus

B.C.

Management Plan for the Mountain Goat (Oreamnos americanus) in British Columbia

2010

mountain holly fern

Polystichum scopulinum

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the mountain holly fern (Polystichum scopulinum) in British Columbia, Québec, and Newfoundland and Labrador

2009

Muhlenberg’s centaury

Zeltnera muehlenbergii

Previously: Centaurium muehlenbergii

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Muhlenberg’s Centaury (Centaurium muehlenbergii) in Canada

2013

Multi-species Action Plans for Parks Canada Agency administered lands in British Columbia

 

Federal

Multi-species Action Plan for Fort Rodd Hill National Historic Site of Canada

2017

Multi-species Action Plans for Parks Canada Agency administered lands in British Columbia

 

Federal

Multi-species Action Plan for Pacific Rim National Park Reserve of Canada

2017

Multi-species Action Plans for Parks Canada Agency administered lands in British Columbia

 

Federal

Multi-species Action Plan for Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve, National Marine Conservation Area Reserve, and Haida Heritage Site

2016

Multi-species at risk in Garry oak woodlands in Canada

 

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Garry Oak Woodlands in Canada

2006

Multi-species at risk in maritime meadows associated with Garry oak ecosystems in Canada

 

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Maritime Meadows associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

Multi-species at risk in vernal pools and other ephemeral wet areas associated with Garry oak ecosystems in Canada

 

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Vernal Pools and Other Ephemeral Wet Areas Associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

Multi-species Princeton landscape

 

B.C.

Multi-species Recovery Strategy for the Princeton Landscape, Including Dwarf Woolly-heads (Psilocarphus brevissimus var. brevissimus), Slender Collomia (Collomia tenella), and Stoloniferous Pussytoes (Antennaria flagellaris) in British Columbia

2008

Multi-species Princeton landscape

 

Federal

Multi-species Recovery Strategy for the Princeton Landscape, including Dwarf Woolly-heads (Psilocarphus brevissimus) Southern Mountain Population, Slender Collomia (Collomia tenella), and Stoloniferous Pussytoes (Antennaria flagellaris) in Canada

2013

Nooksack Dace

Rhinicthys cataractae ssp.

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Nooksack Dace (Rhinicthys cataractae ssp.) in Canada)

2020

Nooksack Dace

Rhinicthys cataractae ssp.

Federal

Action Plan for the Nooksack Dace (Rhinichthys cataractae) and the Salish Sucker (Catostomus sp.) in Canada

2017

North American Racer (syn. Western Yellow-bellied Racer)

Coluber constrictor

B.C.

Management Plan for Racer (Coluber constrictor) in British Columbia

2013

North American Racer (syn. Western Yellow-bellied Racer)

Coluber constrictor

Federal

Management Plan for the Western Yellow-bellied Racer (Coluber constrictor mormon) in Canada

2015

North Pacific Right Whale

Eubalaena jaonica

Federal

Action Plan for Blue, Fin, Sei and North Pacific Right Whales (Balaenoptera musculus, B. physalus, B. borealis, and Eubalaena japonica) in Canadian Pacific Waters

2017

North Pacific Right Whale

Eubalaena jaonica

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the North Pacific Right Whale (Eubalaena japonica) in Pacific Canadian Waters

2011

Northern Abalone

Haliotis kamtschatkana

Federal

Action Plan for the Northern Abalone (Haliotis kamtschatkana) in Canada

2012

Northern Abalone

Haliotis kamtschatkana

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Northern Abalone (Haliotis kamtschatkana) in Canada

2007

Northern Goshawk, laingi subspecies

Accipiter gentilis laingi

B.C.

Implementation Plan for the Recovery of Northern Goshawk, laingi Subspecies (Accipiter gentilis laingi) in British Columbia

2018

Northern Goshawk, laingi subspecies

Accipiter gentilis laingi

B.C.

Management Plan for the Northern Goshawk, laingi subspecies (Accipiter gentilis laingi) in British Columbia

2013

Northern Goshawk, laingi subspecies

Accipiter gentilis laingi

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the Northern Goshawk, laingi subspecies (Accipiter gentilis laingi) in British Columbia

2008

Northern Leopard Frog

Lithobates pipiens

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Northern Leopard Frog (Lithobates pipiens) in British Columbia

2012

Northern Red-legged Frog

Rana aurora

B.C.

Management Plan for the Northern Red-legged Frog (Rana aurora) in British Columbia

2015

Northern Red-legged Frog Rana aurora

Federal 

Management Plan for the Northern Red-legged Frog (Rana aurora) in Canada

2017

Northern Rubber Boa

Charina bottae

B.C.

Management Plan for the Northern Rubber Boa (Charina bottae) in British Columbia

2015

Northern Rubber Boa

Charina bottae

Federal

Management Plan for the Northern Rubber Boa (Charina bottae) in Canada

2017

Northern Saw-whet Owl

Aegolius acadicus brooksi

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Northern Saw-whet Owl brooksi subspecies (Aegolius acadicus brooksi) in Canada

2014

northwest waterfan

Peltigera gowardii

B.C.

Management Plan for Northwest Waterfan (Peltigera gowardii) in British Columbia

2015

nugget moss

Microbryum vlassovii

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the nugget moss (Microbryum vlassovii) in British Columbia

2009

nugget moss

Microbryum vlassovii

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Nugget Moss (Microbryum vlassovii) in Canada

2012

Nuttall’s Cottontail

Sylvilagus nuttallii

B.C.

Management Plan for the Nuttall’s Cottontail (Sylvilagus nuttallii) in British Columbia

2013

Nuttall’s Cottontail

Sylvilagus nuttallii

Federal

Management Plan for the Nuttall’s Cottontail nuttallii subspecies (Sylvilagus nuttallii nuttallii) in Canada

2015

Okanagan Robber Fly

Efferia okanagana

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Okanagan Robber Fly (Efferia okanagana) in British Columbia 

2016

oldgrowth specklebelly

Pseudocyphellaria rainierensis

B.C.

Management Plan for Oldgrowth specklebelly (Pseudocyphellaria rainierensis) in British Columbia

2015

Olive Clubtail

Stylurus olivaceus   

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Olive Clubtail (Stylurus olivaceus) in British Columbia 

2017

Olive Clubtail Stylurus olivaceus   

Federal 

2022

Olive-sided Flycatcher

Contopus cooperi

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Olive-sided Flycatcher (Contopus cooperi) in Canada

2016

Olympia Oyster

Ostrea conchaphila

Federal

Management Plan for the Olympia oyster (Ostrea conchaphila) in Canada

2009

Oregon Forestsnail

Allogona townsendiana

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Oregon Forestsnail (Allogona townsendiana) in British Columbia

2012

Oregon Forestsnail

Allogona townsendiana

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Oregon Forestsnail (Allogona townsendiana) in Canada

2016

Oregon Spotted Frog

Rana pretiosa

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the Oregon Spotted Frog (Rana pretiosa) in British Columbia

2012

Oregon Spotted Frog

Rana pretiosa

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Oregon Spotted Frog (Rana pretiosa) in Canada

2015

Pacific Water Shrew

Sorex bendirii

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the Pacific Water Shrew (Sorex bendirii) in British Columbia

2009

Pacific Water Shrew

Sorex bendirii

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Pacific Water Shrew (Sorex bendirii) in Canada

2014

Painted Turtle - Pacific Coast Population

Chrysemys picta pop. 1

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Painted Turtle – Pacific Coast Population (Chrysemys picta pop. 1) in British Columbia

2016

Painted Turtle – Intermountain – Rocky Mountain Population

Chrysemys picta pop. 2

B.C.

Management Plan for the Painted Turtle – Intermountain–Rocky Mountain Population (Chrysemys picta pop. 2) in British Columbia 

2017

Pallid Bat

Antrozous pallidus

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the Pallid Bat (Antrozous pallidus) in British Columbia

2016

Paxton Lake Limnetic and Benthic Stickleback species pairs

Gasterosteus sp. 4 Gasterosteus sp. 5

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Paxton Lake, Enos Lake, and Vananda Creek Stickleback Species Pairs (Gasterosteus spp.) in Canada

2007

peacock vinyl

Leptogium polycarpum

B.C.

Management Plan for Peacock Vinyl (Leptogium polycarpum) in British Columbia

2015

Peregrine Falcon, pealei subspecies

Falco peregrinus pealei

B.C.

Management Plan for the Peregrine Falcon, pealei subspecies (Falco peregrinus pealei) in British Columbia

2016

phantom orchid

Cephalanthera austiniae

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Phantom Orchid (Cephalanthera austiniae) in British Columbia

2017

phantom orchid

Cephalanthera austiniae

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Phantom Orchid (Cephalanthera austiniae) in Canada

2020

pink sand-verbena

Abronia umbellata breviflora

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Pink Sand-verbena (Abronia umbellata) in Canada

2007

Pink-footed Shearwater

Puffinus creatopus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Short-tailed Albatross (Phoebastria albatrus) and Pink-footed Shearwater (Puffinus creatopus) in Canada

2008

poor pocket moss

Fissidens pauperculus

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for Poor Pocket Moss (Fissidens pauperculus M. Howe) in British Columbia

2007

poor pocket moss

Fissidens pauperculus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Poor Pocket Moss (Fissidens pauperculus) in Canada

2010

Porsild’s bryum

Haplodontium macrocarpum

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Porsild’s Bryum (Haplodontium macrocarpum) in Canada

2016

prairie lupine

Lupinus lepidus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Maritime Meadows associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

Puget Oregonian

Cryptomastix devia

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for Puget Oregonian Snail (Cryptomastix devia) in British Columbia

2008

Puget Oregonian

Cryptomastix devia

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Puget Oregonian Snail (Cryptomastix devia) in Canada

2010

purple sanicle

Sanicula bipinnatifida

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Maritime Meadows associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

pygmy pocket moss

Fissidens exilis

Federal

Management Plan for the Pygmy Pocket Moss (Fissidens exilis) in Canada

2016

Pygmy Slug

Kootenaia burkei

B.C.

Multispecies Management Plan for Magnum Mantleslug (Magnipelta mycophaga), Pygmy Slug (Kootenaia burkei), and Sheathed Slug (Zacoleus idahoensis) in British Columbia

2018

rayless goldfields

Lasthernia glaberimma

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Rayless Goldfields (Lasthenia glaberrima) in Canada

2012

rigid apple moss

Bartramia aprica

Previously: Bartramia stricta

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for Rigid Apple Moss (Bartramia stricta Bridel) in British Columbia

2007

rigid apple moss

Bartramia aprica

Previously: Bartramia stricta

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Rigid Apple Moss (Bartramia stricta Bridel) in Canada

2011

Rocky Mountain Ridged Mussel

Gonidea angulata

Federal

Management Plan for the Rocky Mountain Ridged Mussel (Gonidea angulata) in British Columbia

2011

Rocky Mountain Tailed Frog

Ascaphus montanus

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Rocky Mountain Tailed Frog (Ascaphus montanus) in British Columbia 

2014

Roell’s brotherella

Brotherella roellii

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Roell’s Brotherella (Brotherella roellii) in British Columbia

2013

rosy owl-clover

Orthocarpus bracteosus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Vernal Pools and other Ephemeral Wet Areas Associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

Rougheye Rockfish / Blackspotted Rockfish

Sebastes aleutianus, Sebastes melanostictus

Federal

Management Plan for the Rougheye/Blackspotted Rockfish Complex (Sebastes Aleutianus and S. Melanostictus) and Longspine Thornyhead (Sebastolobus Altivelis) in Canada

2012

rusty cord-moss

Entosthodon rubiginosus

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the Rusty Cord-moss (Entosthodon rubiginosus) in British Columbia

2008

rusty cord-moss

Entosthodon rubiginosus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Rusty Cord-moss (Entosthodon rubiginosus) in Canada

2012

Sage Thrasher

Oreoscoptes montanus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Sage Thrasher (Oreoscoptes montanus) in Canada

2014

Salish Sucker

Catostomus sp. cf. catostomus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Salish Sucker (Catostomus sp. Cf. Catostomus ssp.) in Canada

2020

Salish Sucker

Catostomus sp. cf. catostomus

Federal

Action Plan for the Nooksack Dace (Rhinichthys cataractae) and the Salish Sucker (Catostomus sp.) in Canada

2017

Sand-verbena Moth

Copablepharon fuscum

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for Sand-verbena Moth (Copablepharon fuscum) in British Columbia

2008

Sand-verbena Moth

Copablepharon fuscum

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Sand-verbena Moth (Copablepharon fuscum) in Canada

2012

scarlet ammannia

Ammannia robusta

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the scarlet ammannia (Ammannia robusta) in British Columbia and Ontario

2008

scarlet ammannia

Ammannia robusta

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Scarlet Ammannia (Ammannia robusta) in Canada

2015

Sea Otter

Enhydra lutris

Federal

Management Plan for the Sea Otter (Enhydra lutris) in Canada

2014

Seaside bird’s-foot trefoil

Hosackia gracilis

Previously:
Lotus formossimus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Maritime Meadows associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

seaside bone lichen

Hypogymnia heterophylla

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Seaside Bone Lichen (Hypogymnia heterophylla) in Canada

2017

seaside centipede lichen

Heterodermia sitchensis

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Seaside Centipede Lichen (Heterodermia sitchensis) in Canada

2007

Sei Whale

Balaenoptera borealis

Federal

Action Plan for Blue, Fin, Sei and North Pacific Right Whales (Balaenoptera musculus, B. physalus, B. borealis, and Eubalaena japonica) in Canadian Pacific Waters

2017

Sei Whale

Balaenoptera borealis

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Blue, Fin and Sei Whales (Balaenoptera musculus, B. physalus, and B. borealis) in Pacific Canadian Waters

2006

Sharp-tailed Snake

Contia tenuis

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Sharp-tailed Snake (Contia tenuis) in British Columbia

2015

Sharp-tailed Snake

Contia tenuis

Federal 

Recovery Strategy for the Sharp-tailed Snake (Contia tenuis) in Canada

2020

Sheathed Slug

Zacoleus idahoensis

B.C. 

Multispecies Management Plan for Magnum Mantleslug (Magnipelta mycophaga), Pygmy Slug (Kootenaia burkei), and Sheathed Slug (Zacoleus idahoensis) in British Columbia

2018

short-rayed aster

Symphyotrichum frondosum 

Previously:
Aster frondosus

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the short-rayed alkali Aster (Symphyotrichum frondosum) in British Columbia

2009

Short-tailed Albatross

Puffinus creatopus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Short-tailed Albatross (Phoebastria albatrus) and Pink-footed Shearwater (Puffinus creatopus) in Canada

2008

showy phlox

Phlox speciosa spp. occidentalis

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the showy phlox (Phlox speciosa spp. occidentalis) in British Columbia

2012

silky beach pea

Lathyrus littoralis

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Silky Beach Pea (Lathyrus littoralis) in British Columbia

2017

silver hair moss

Fabronia pusilla

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for Silver Hair Moss (Fabronia pusilla Raddi) in British Columbia

2007

silver hair moss

Fabronia pusilla

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Silver Hair Moss (Fabronia pusilla) in Canada

2008

slender collomia

Collomia tenella

B.C.

Multi-species Recovery Strategy for the Princeton Landscape, including Dwarf Woolly-heads (Psilocarphus brevissimus var. brevissimus), Slender Collomia (Collomia tenella), and Stoloniferous Pussytoes (Antennaria flagellaris) in British Columbia

2008

slender collomia

Collomia tenella

Federal

Multi-species Recovery Strategy for the Princeton Landscape, Including Dwarf Woolly-heads (Psilocarphus brevissimus) Southern Mountain Population, Slender Collomia (Collomia tenella), and Stoloniferous Pussytoes (Antennaria flagellaris) in Canada

2013

slender yoke-moss 

Zygodon gracilis 

B.C. 

Recovery Plan for Slender Yoke-moss (Zygodon gracilis) in British Columbia

2021

small-flowered Lipocarpha

Lipocarpha micrantha

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for Small-flowered Lipocarpha (Lipocarpha micrantha) in British Columbia

2011

small-flowered tonella

Tonella tenella

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Garry Oak Woodlands in Canada

2006

smooth goosefoot

Chenopodium subglabrum

Federal

Strategy for the Smooth Goosefoot (Chenopodium subglabrum) in Canada

2015

snake-root sanicle

Sanicula arctopoides

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Maritime Meadows associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

Sonora Skipper

Polites sonora

B.C.

Management Plan for Sonora Skipper (Polites sonora) in British Columbia

2013

Sonora Skipper

Polites sonora

Federal

Management Plan for the Sonora Skipper (Polites sonora) in Canada

2015

southern maiden-hair

Adiantum capillus-veneris

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the southern maiden-hair fern (Adiantum capillus-veneris) in British Columbia

2007

southern maiden-hair

Adiantum capillus-veneris

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Southern Maidenhair Fern (Adiantum capillus-veneris) in Canada

2012

Spalding’s campion

Silene spaldingii

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for Spalding’s Campion (Silene spaldingii) in British Columbia

2008

Speckled Dace

Rhinicthys osculus

Federal

Action Plan for the Speckled Dace (Rhinicthys osculus) in Canada

2020

Speckled Dace

Rhinicthys osculus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Speckled Dace (Rhinichthys osculus) in Canada

2018

Spotted Bat

Euderma maculatum

B.C.

Management Plan for the Spotted Bat (Euderma maculatum) in British Columbia

2013

Spotted Bat

Euderma maculatum

Federal

Management Plan for the Spotted Bat (Euderma maculatum) in Canada

2015

Spotted Owl

Strix occidentalis

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Northern Spotted Owl (Strix occidentalis caurina) in British Columbia

2004

Steller Sea Lion

Eumetopias jubatus

Federal

Management Plan for the Steller Sea Lion (Eumetopias jubatus) in Canada

2011

stoloniferous pussytoes

Antennaria flagellaris

B.C.

Multi-species Recovery Strategy for the Princeton Landscape, Including Dwarf Woolly-heads (Psilocarphus brevissimus var. brevissimus), Slender Collomia (Collomia tenella), and Stoloniferous Pussytoes (Antennaria flagellaris) in British Columbia

2008

stoloniferous pussytoes

Antennaria flagellaris

Federal

Multi-species Recovery Strategy for the Princeton Landscape, including Dwarf Woolly-heads (Psilocarphus brevissimus) Southern Mountain Population, Slender Collomia (Collomia tenella), and Stoloniferous Pussytoes (Antennaria flagellaris) in Canada

2013

streambank lupine

Lupinus rivularis

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Streambank Lupine (Lupinus rivularis) in British Columbia

2014

streambank lupine

Lupinus rivularis

Federal

Recovery Plan for Streambank Lupine (Lupinus rivularis) in British Columbia

2017

tall bugbane

Actaea elata var. elata

Previously:
Cimicifuga elata

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Tall Bugbane (Actaea elata var. elata) in British Columbia

2014

tall woolly-heads

Psilocarphus elatior

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Vernal Pools and other Ephemeral Wet Areas Associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

Threaded Vertigo

Nearctula sp. 1

B.C.

Management Plan for Threaded Vertigo (Nearctula sp.) in British Columbia

2016

tiny tassel

Crossidium seriatum

B.C.

Management Plan for tiny tassel (Crossidium seriatum) in British Columbia

2016

toothcup

Rotala ramosior

B.C.

Recovery Strategy for the toothcup (Rotala ramosior) in British Columbia and Ontario

2008

toothcup

Rotala ramosior

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Toothcup (Rotala ramosior) in Canada

2015

Tope Shark (Soupfin Shark)

Galeorhinus galeus

Federal

Management Plan for the Bluntnose Sixgill Shark (Hexanchus griseus) and Tope Shark (Galeorhinus galeus) in Canada

2012

Townsend’s Mole

Scapanus townsendii

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Townsend’s Mole (Scapanus townsendii) in British Columbia

2014

Townsend’s Mole

Scapanus townsendii

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Townsend’s Mole (Scapanus townsendii) in Canada

2016

Tweedy’s lewisia

Lewisiopsis tweedyi

Previously:
Lewisia tweedyi; Cistanthe tweedyi

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Tweedy’s Lewisia (Lewisiopsis tweedyi) in British Columbia

2015

twisted oak moss

Syntrichia laevipila

B.C.

Management Plan for twisted oak moss (Syntrichia laevipila) in British Columbia

2010

twisted oak moss

Syntrichia laevipila

Federal

Management Plan for Twisted Oak Moss (Syntrichia laevipila) in Canada

2011

Ute lady’s tresses

Spiranthes diluvialis

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Ute Lady’s Tresses (Spiranthes diluvialis) in British Columbia

2021

Vananda Creek Limnetic and Benthic Stickleback species pairs

Gasterosteus sp. 16 Gasterosteus sp. 17

Federal

Action Plan for the Paxton Lake and Vananda Creek Stickleback Species Pairs (Gasterosteus aculeatus) in Canada

2018

Vananda Creek Limnetic and Benthic Stickleback species pairs

Gasterosteus sp. 16 Gasterosteus sp. 17

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Paxton Lake, Enos Lake, and Vananda Creek Stickleback Species Pairs (Gasterosteus spp.) in Canada

2007

Vancouver Island beggarticks

Bidens amplissima

B.C.

Management Plan for the Vancouver Island Beggarticks (Bidens amplissima) in British Columbia

2014

Vancouver Island beggarticks

Bidens amplissima

Federal

Management Plan for the Vancouver Island Beggarticks (Bidens amplissima) in Canada

2015

Vancouver Island Marmot

Marmota vancouverensis

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Vancouver Island Marmot (Marmota vancouverensis) in British Columbia

2017

Vancouver Island Marmot

Marmota vancouverensis

Federal 

Recovery Strategy for the Vancouver Island Marmot (Marmota vancouverensis) in Canada

2020

Vesper Sparrow, affinis subspecies

Pooecetes gramineus affinis

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Horned Lark strigata subspecies (Eremophila alpestris strigata) and Recovery Strategy for the Vesper Sparrow affinis subspecies (Pooecetes gramineus affinis) in Canada

2007

Victoria’s owl-clover

Castilleja victoriae

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Victoria’s Owl-clover (Castilleja victoriae) in British Columbia

2015

Vivid Dancer

Argia vivida 

B.C.

Management Plan for Vivid Dancer (Argia vivida) in British Columbia and Alberta

2020

Wandering Salamander

Aneides vagrans

B.C.

Management  Plan for Wandering Salamander (Aneides vagrans) in British Columbia

2017

Warty Jumping-slug

Hemphillia glandulosa

B.C.

Management Plan for the Warty Jumping-slug (Hemphillia glandulosa) in British Columbia

2012

Warty Jumping-slug

Hemphillia glandulosa

Federal

Management Plan for the Warty Jumping-slug (Hemophillia glandulosa) in Canada

2015

water-plantain buttercup

Ranunculus alismifolius var. alismifolius

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Vernal Pools and other Ephemeral Wet Areas Associated with Garry Oak Ecosystems in Canada

2006

Western Branded Skipper

Hesperia colorado oregonia

B.C.

Recovery Plan for Western Branded Skipper, oregonia subspecies (Hesperia colorado oregonia) in British Columbia

2017

Western Brook Lamprey (Morrison Creek population)

Lampetra richardsoni pop.1

Federal

Action Plan for the Western Brook Lamprey – Morrison Creek Population (Lampetra richardsoni) in Canada

2018

Western Brook Lamprey (Morrison Creek population)

Lampetra richardsoni pop.1

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Morrison Creek Lamprey (Lampetra richardsoni var. marifuga) in Canada

2007

Western Harvest Mouse

Reithrodontomys megalotis

B.C.

Management Plan for the Western Harvest Mouse (Reithrodontomys megalotis) in British Columbia

2014

Western Harvest Mouse

Reithrodontomys megalotis

Federal

Management Plan for the Western Harvest Mouse megalotis subspecies (Reithrodontomys megalotis megalotis) in Canada

2015

Western Pond Turtle

Actinemys marmorata

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Western Pond Turtle (Actinemys marmorata) in British Columbia

2012

Western Rattlesnake

Crotalus oreganus

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Western Rattlesnake (Crotalus oreganus) in British Columbia

2016

Western Screech-Owl, kennicottii subspecies

Megascops kennicottii kennicottii

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Western Screech-Owl, kennicottii subspecies (Megascops kennicottii kennicotti) in British Columbia

2013

Western Screech-Owl, macfarlanei subspecies

Megascops kennicottii macfarlanei

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Western Screech-Owl, macfarlanei subspecies (Megascops kennicottii macfarlanei) in British Columbia

2016

Western Skink

Plestiodon skiltonianus

B.C.

Management Plan for the Western Skink (Plestiodon skiltonianus) in British Columbia

2013

Western Skink

Plestiodon skiltonianus

Federal

Management Plan for the Western Skink (Plestiodon skiltonianus) in Canada

2015

Western Toad

Anaxyrus boreas

B.C.

Management Plan for the Western Toad (Anaxyrus boreas) in British Columbia

2014

Westslope Cutthroat Trout

Oncorhynchus clarkii lewisi

B.C.

Management Plan for the Westslope Cutthroat Trout (Oncorhynchus clarkii lewisi) in British Columbia

2013

Westslope Cutthroat Trout

Oncorhynchus clarkii lewisi

Federal

Management Plan for the Westslope Cutthroat Trout (Oncorhynchus Clarkii Lewisi), British Columbia Population, in Canada

2017

white meconella

Meconella oregana

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the White Meconella (Meconella oregana) in Canada

2013

White Sturgeon

Acipenser transmontanus

Federal

Recovery strategy for White Sturgeon (Acipenser transmontanus) in Canada

2014

white-top aster

Seriocarpus rigidus

Previously:
Aster curtus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Garry Oak Woodlands in Canada

2006

White–headed Woodpecker

Picoides albolarvatus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the White–headed Woodpecker (Picoides albolarvatus) in Canada

2014

Williamson’s Sapsucker

Sphyrapicus thyroideus

B.C.

Recovery Plan for the Williamson’s Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus thyroideus) on Crown Lands in British Columbia

2012

Williamson’s Sapsucker

Sphyrapicus thyroideus

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Williamson’s Sapsucker (Sphyrapicus thyroideus) in Canada

2016

yellow montane violet

Viola praemorsa praemorsa

Federal

Recovery Strategy for Multi-Species at Risk in Garry Oak Woodlands in Canada

2006

Yellow Rail

Coturnicops noveboracensis

Federal

Management Plan for the Yellow Rail (Coturnicops noveboracensis) in Canada

2013

Yellow-breasted Chat, auricollis subspecies

Icteria virens auricollis

Federal

Recovery Strategy for the Yellow-breasted Chat auricollis subspecies (Icteria virens auricollis) (Southern Mountain population) in Canada

2016