|Sponsor:||Weyerhaeuser Company Limited|
Object & Deliverables
Objectives of the study included:
- Determine spring and fall migration dates for migratory mountain caribou in west-Central Alberta
- Quantify the degree of site fidelity to winter and summer ranges.
- Compare the winter diets of woodland caribou between years and between those at high elevations within the mountains and those at low elevations in the boreal forest.
- Compare the nutrient consumption of caribou wintering at high and low elevations.
A report Movement and Diet of Woodland Caribou in West-Central Alberta was provided November 2008 by Christy Strocel ,University of Alberta.