Division of Wildlife Conservation (DWC) Publication Details

Reducing non-target moose capture in wolf snares

  • Reference: Gardner, C. L. 2010. Reducing non-target moose capture in wolf snares. Alces 46:167-182. https://www.adfg.alaska.gov/static/home/library/pdfs/wildlife/research_pdfs/alces/505.pdf
  • Audiences: Scientist, Trapper, Wildlife Manager
  • Authors: Craig L. Gardner
  • Funding Sources: FWS-WR
  • Grants:
  • GMUs or Areas: 15, 20
  • Keywords: accidental capture; Alaska; Alces alces; breakaway snares; Canis lupus; moose vulnerability; snare effectiveness; snare efficiency; trapping; wolf snares; wolves
  • Link: https://www.adfg.alaska.gov/static/home/library/pdfs/wildlife/research_pdfs/alces/505.pdf (PDF)
  • Partners: Federal Aid-Wildlife Restoration Program
  • Primary Authors: Craig L. Gardner
  • Programs: Wildlife Research
  • Project Numbers: 15.12
  • Publication Types: Journal Article/External Publication
  • Regions: Region II - Southcentral Alaska, Region III - Interior and Northeastern Alaska, Statewide
  • Species: Moose, Wolf
  • Species Categories: Big Game, Furbearers, Mammals, Ungulates
  • Title: Reducing non-target moose capture in wolf snares
  • Topics: Research, Technique Development (e.g., population survey, breakaway snares), Trapping (traps, snares)
  • Year: 2010

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