Division of Wildlife Conservation (DWC) Publication Details

Nutritional quality of willows for moose: Effects of twig age and diameter

  • Reference: Spaeth, D. F., R. T. Bowyer, T. R. Stephenson, P. S. Barboza, and V. Van Ballenberghe. 2002. Nutritional quality of willows for moose: Effects of twig age and diameter. Alces 38:143-154. http://flash.lakeheadu.ca/~arodgers/Alces/Vol38/Alces38_143.pdf
  • Audiences: Wildlife Manager
  • Authors: Perry S. Barboza, R. Terry Bowyer, Douglas F. Spaeth, Thomas R. Stephenson, Victor Van Ballenberghe
  • Funding Sources:
  • Grants:
  • GMUs or Areas: 15
  • Keywords: moose, Alces alces, digestibility, digestible energy, Kenai Peninsula, nitrogen, nutrition, Salix barclayi, strucutral carbohydrates, tannin, twig age, twig diameter, willows
  • Link: http://flash.lakeheadu.ca/~arodgers/Alces/Vol38/Alces38_143.pdf (Offsite)
  • Partners: U.S. Forest Service, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Alaska Department of Fish and Game
  • Primary Authors: Douglas F. Spaeth
  • Programs: Kenai Moose Research Center
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  • Publication Types: Journal Article/External Publication
  • Regions: Region II - Southcentral Alaska, Statewide
  • Species: Moose
  • Species Categories: Big Game, Mammals, Ungulates
  • Title: Nutritional quality of willows for moose: Effects of twig age and diameter
  • Topics: Disease, Health, and Nutrition, Research, Diet
  • Year: 2002

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