Landscape Features Associated with Caribou Predation

By comparing where predated caribou had been relative to other members of the herd, both at the killsites and in the days and weeks prior to caribou being killed, we showed which landscape features increased the risk of predation.

Art on this infographic is by Wapiti Studios. Science by Tracy McKay, Dr. Karine Pigeon, Terry Larsen, and Dr. Laura Finnegan.

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Full details in the paper.

McKay discusses the study in this webinar.

We summarize the results in this briefing note.