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Caribou Program Research Area: Mountain Pine Beetle

As mountain pine beetle spreads through caribou ranges in Alberta, both the stands wiped out by the beetle itself and the actions taken by people to manage the beetle could impact caribou recovery.

Potential Impacts of Mountain Pine Beetle and Management Actions on Grizzly Bear and Caribou Populations in West-Central Alberta

Status: Completed spring 2017

This two-year study of food supply determined whether mountain pine beetle -killed stands impact caribou and grizzly bear habitat.


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