Recovery Strategies

Recovery Strategy for the White Wood Aster (Eurybia divaricata) in Canada

In Canada, the White Wood Aster (Eurybia divaricata) occurs in southern Ontario and in southwestern Quebec. The species is listed as Threatened under Schedule 1 of the Species at Risk Act (SARA). The species is ranked as Imperilled to Vulnerable in Canada (N2N3) and Ontario (S2S3) and Imperilled in Quebec (S2). The global range of the White Wood Aster is restricted to eastern North America, and it reaches its southern limit in the U.S. states of Georgia and Alabama. The species’ northern limit is in Canada where there are a total of 56 known extant local populations; 12 in southwestern Quebec and 44 in southern Ontario.

Consultation period: 2018-07-26 to 2018-09-24


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Recovery Planning
Environment and Climate Change Canada
15th Floor, Place Vincent Massey
351 St.Joseph blvd.
Gatineau, QC
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