Ecology of the Porcupine caribou herd

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Kenneth R. Whitten;
(1996)
  • Publisher: Septentrio Academic Publishing
  • Journal: Rangifer (issn: 1890-6729, eissn: 1890-6729)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.7557/2.16.4.1220
  • Subject: limitation | Ecology; Porcupine Caribou Herd | Porcupine; caribou; density; limitation; population dynamics; regulation; Rangifer tarandus | density | regulation | caribou | Animal culture | Porcupine | population dynamics | SF1-1100

Researchers have described general patterns of population regulation that fit most caribou (Rangifer tarandus) herds. Nevertheless, specific factors operating on particular populations vary greatly, and efforts to categorize herds according to the general patterns often... View more
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