Division of Wildlife Conservation (DWC) Publication Details

Comparison of two methods to age gray wolf teeth

  • Reference: Ballard, W. B., G. M. Matson, and P. R. Krausman. 1995. Comparison of two methods to age gray wolf teeth. Pages 455-460 [In] L. N. Carbyn, S. H. Fritts, and D. R. Seip, editors. Ecology and Conservation of Wolves in a Changing World. Proceedings of the 2nd North American Symposium on Wolves, 25-27 August 1992, Edmonton, Alberta. Canadian Circumpolar Institute, Occasional Publication No. 35, Edmonton, Canada.
  • Audiences: Wildlife Manager
  • Authors: Warren B. Ballard, Paul R. Krausman, Gary M. Matson
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  • Keywords: wolf, Canis lupus, aging, teeth, Harris' Modified Hematoxylin stain, Giemsa Stain
  • Link: http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/static/home/library/pdfs/wildlife/research_pdfs/comparison_methods_gray_wolf_teeth.pdf (PDF)
  • Partners: Federal Aid-Wildlife Restoration Program, National Park Service, Alaska Department of Fish and Game
  • Primary Authors: Warren B. Ballard
  • Programs: Wildlife Research
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  • Publication Types: Journal Article/External Publication
  • Regions: Region I - Southeast Alaska, Region II - Southcentral Alaska, Region III - Interior and Northeastern Alaska, Region IV - Central and Southwest Alaska, Region V - Arctic and Western Alaska, Statewide
  • Species: Wolf
  • Species Categories: Big Game, Furbearers, Mammals
  • Title: Comparison of two methods to age gray wolf teeth
  • Topics: Identification (e.g., antler size, type, sex), Research, Technique Development (e.g., population survey, breakaway snares)
  • Year: 1995

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