Division of Wildlife Conservation (DWC) Publication Details

Population characteristics of rock and willow ptarmigan

  • Reference: Weeden, R. B., and P. E. K. Shepherd. 1961. Population characteristics of rock and willow ptarmigan. Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Division of Game, Annual Report of Progress 1 July 1960-30 June 1961, Work Plan I, Federal Aid in Wildlife Restoration Project W-6-R-2, Job 2, Juneau.
  • Audiences: Scientist, Wildlife Manager
  • Authors: Peter E. K. Shepherd, Robert B. Weeden
  • Funding Sources: FWS-WR
  • Grants: AKW-19, AKW-27, AKW-R-4-2019
  • GMUs or Areas:
  • Keywords: rock ptarmigan, Lagopus mutus, willow ptarmigan, Lagopus lagopus
  • Link: http://www.adfg.alaska.gov/static/home/library/pdfs/wildlife/research_pdfs/61_weeden_population_characteristics_rock_willow_ptarmigan.pdf (PDF)
  • Partners: Federal Aid-Wildlife Restoration Program
  • Primary Authors: Robert B. Weeden
  • Programs: Wildlife Research
  • Project Numbers: 2.0, Work Plan I, W-6-R-2
  • Publication Types: Grant Report
  • Regions: Statewide
  • Species: Rock Ptarmigan, Willow Ptarmigan
  • Species Categories: Birds, Small Game
  • Title: Population characteristics of rock and willow ptarmigan
  • Topics: Habitat, Distribution and Movements (including Migration), Population Abundance and Trends (Survey Inventory), Research, Technique Development (e.g., population survey, breakaway snares), Population Composition and Demographics, Vital Rates
  • Year: 1961

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