Rare Caribou Sightings Reported in Northwest Montana

By | November 6, 2018

Two Caribou Spotted In Northwest Montana

Canadian officials are relocating the last six resident caribou known in the Lower 48 from northern Idaho and Washington into British Columbia. At the same

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks :: Rare Caribou Sightings Reported in Northwest Montana

Woodland caribou herds once stretched from central British Columbia to Idaho, Montana and Washington. The decline in population is largely attributed to high mortality linked to habitat fragmentation, alteration, loss of old growth forest, and subsequent predation impacts. Woodland caribou are now protected in the United States and British Columbia.

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