Division of Wildlife Conservation (DWC) Publication Details

Reducing mortality on the Fortymile caribou herd

  • Reference: Boertje, R. D., and C. L. Gardner. 1999. Reducing mortality on the Fortymile caribou herd. Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Division of Wildlife Conservation, Research Performance Report 1 July 1998–30 June 1999, Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration Study 3.43, Juneau.
  • Audiences: Scientist, Wildlife Manager
  • Authors: Rodney D. Boertje, Craig L. Gardner
  • Funding Sources: FWS-WR
  • Grants:
  • GMUs or Areas: 12, 21, 24, 26
  • Keywords: Alaska, caribou, Rangifer tarandus, condition, fertility control, Fortymile caribou herd, management objectives, mortality, nutrition, predation, pregnancy rate, translocation, sterilization, wolf, Canis lupus
  • Link: http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/static-f/research/programs/intensivemanagement/pdfs/refs/3.43_99.pdf (PDF)
  • Partners: Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, Yukon Department of Renewable Resources
  • Primary Authors: Rodney D. Boertje
  • Programs: Wildlife Management, Wildlife Research
  • Project Numbers: 3.43 (S), W-27-2
  • Publication Types: Grant Report
  • Regions: Region III - Interior and Northeastern Alaska
  • Species: Caribou, Wolf
  • Species Categories: Big Game, Furbearers, Mammals, Ungulates
  • Title: Reducing mortality on the Fortymile caribou herd
  • Topics: Intensive Management (including predator control), Wildlife Management, Predation, Research
  • Year: 1999

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