Division of Wildlife Conservation (DWC) Publication Details

Effects of birth weight on growth of young moose: Do low-weight neonates compensate?

  • Reference: Keech, M. A., R. D. Boertje, R. T. Bowyer, and B. W. Dale. 1999. Effects of birth weight on growth of young moose: Do low-weight neonates compensate? Alces 35:51–57. http://flash.lakeheadu.ca/~arodgers/Alces/Vol35/Alces35_51.pdf
  • Audiences: Scientist, Wildlife Manager
  • Authors: Rodney D. Boertje, R. Terry Bowyer, Bruce W. Dale, Mark A. Keech
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  • Grants:
  • GMUs or Areas: 20
  • Keywords: Alaskan moose, Alces alces gigas, birth weight, body length, compensatory growth, metatarsus length
  • Link: http://flash.lakeheadu.ca/~arodgers/Alces/Vol35/Alces35_51.pdf (Offsite)
  • Partners:
  • Primary Authors: Mark A. Keech
  • Programs: Wildlife Research
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  • Publication Types: Journal Article/External Publication
  • Regions: Region III - Interior and Northeastern Alaska, Statewide
  • Species: Moose
  • Species Categories: Big Game, Mammals, Ungulates
  • Title: Effects of birth weight on growth of young moose: Do low-weight neonates compensate?
  • Topics: Disease, Health, and Nutrition, Research, Physiology
  • Year: 1999

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