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Federal

For boreal caribou, critical habitat identification describes the habitat that is necessary to maintain or recover self-sustaining local populations throughout their distribution. The Boreal caribou range dataset is based on the best available data provided by provincial and territorial jurisdictions, and also contains information related to Boreal caribou population and habitat condition. For more information: http://www.registrelep-sararegistry.gc.ca/default.asp?lang=En&n=33FF100B-1

Last Updated: Jan. 21, 2019
Date Published: Jan. 1, 2016
Organization: Environment and Climate Change Canada
Formats: WMS CSV HTML ESRI REST
Keywords:  Nature and Biodiversity - Habitat, Species, Protect Species Well-Being, Protect and Restore Species, National (CA), Habitats
Federal

Woodland caribou (Rangifer tarandus caribou) is a threatened species protected under the Federal Species at Risk Act (SARA). Jasper National Park provides important habitat for the Southern Mountain Woodland Caribou ecotype of the subspecies. Data are collected by aerial surveys to determine local population size and range, survival and recruitment; and DNA samples (e.g. feces, carcasses) are collected for population genetic analyses.

Last Updated: Apr. 12, 2018
Date Published: Oct. 1, 2017
Organization: Parks Canada
Formats: CSV
Keywords:  Jasper National Park, Woodland caribou, Rangifer tarandus caribou, population, recruitment, rut, scat, survey
Federal

Woodland caribou (Rangifer tarandus caribou) is a threatened species protected under the Federal Species at Risk Act (SARA). Jasper National Park provides important habitat for the Southern Mountain Woodland Caribou ecotype of the subspecies. Data are collected by aerial surveys to determine local population size and range, survival and recruitment; and DNA samples (e.g. feces, carcasses) are collected for population genetic analyses.

Last Updated: Apr. 12, 2018
Date Published: Oct. 1, 2017
Organization: Parks Canada
Formats: CSV
Keywords:  Jasper National Park, Woodland caribou, Rangifer tarandus caribou, DNA, population genetics, scat, survey
Federal

The Porcupine Caribou Herd is a population of barren-ground caribou whose range includes the northern Yukon, Alaska and the Northwest Territories. It is one of the largest caribou herds in North America. The Porcupine Caribou Herd is critically important to the Vuntut Gwitchin, and protecting portions of the herd’s spring and fall migration habitat was one of the main reasons for creating Vuntut National Park.

Last Updated: Feb. 15, 2018
Date Published: Oct. 1, 2017
Organization: Parks Canada
Formats: CSV
Keywords:  Vuntut, tundra, Porcupine Caribou Herd
Federal

Caribou are a culturally important species to the Dene people, and traditional harvest is permitted in the national park reserve. The park monitors sustainability of the caribou populations by carrying out aerial surveys.

Last Updated: Jun. 6, 2018
Date Published: Oct. 1, 2017
Organization: Parks Canada
Formats: CSV
Keywords:  Caribou, Woodland Caribou, Special Concern Species, Aerial Survey, Northwest Territories, Nahanni
Provincial

The Itcha Ilgachuz Caribou Habitat Area (IICHA) and associated quadrants were developed as a part of the 2002 Northern Caribou Strategy, with revisions in 2011. The boundary is based on caribou telemetry to 2011, and is used to form the outer boundary of the quadrants that are used to help determine the rate of cut within WHA 5-086.

Last Updated: Dec. 10, 2020
Date Published: Oct. 3, 2017
Organization: Government of British Columbia
Formats: KML WMS HTML
Keywords:  5-086, IICHA, Itcha Ilgachuz, Northern Caribou Strategy, Wildlife Habitat Area, caribou habitat, Government information
Federal

As part of a scientific assessment of critical habitat for boreal woodland caribou Environment Canada 2011, see full reference in accompanying documentation , Environment Canada's Landscape Science and Technology Division was tasked with providing detailed anthropogenic disturbance mapping across known caribou ranges. This data allowed researchers to better understand the attributes that have a known effect on caribou population persistence. The mapping process was established to create a nationally consistent, reliable and repeatable geospatial dataset that followed a common methodology. The methods developed were focused on mapping disturbances at a specific point of time, and were not designed to identify the age of disturbances, which can be of particular interest for disturbances that can be considered non-permanent, for example cutblocks.

Last Updated: Feb. 21, 2022
Date Published: Jan. 1, 2013
Organization: Environment and Climate Change Canada
Formats: other
Keywords:  anthropogeneic disturbance, boreal, forest, caribou, habitat, mapping, landcover, landuse
Federal

As part of a scientific assessment of critical habitat for boreal woodland caribou (Environment Canada 2011, see full reference in accompanying documentation), Environment Canada's Landscape Science and Technology Division was tasked with providing detailed anthropogenic disturbance mapping, across known caribou ranges, as of 2015. This data comprises a 5-year update to the mapping of 2008-2010 disturbances, and allows researchers to better understand the attributes that have a known effect on caribou population persistence. The original disturbance mapping was based on 30-metre resolution Landsat-5 imagery from 2008 -2010. The mapping process used in 2010 was repeated using 2015 Landsat imagery to create a nationally consistent, reliable and repeatable geospatial dataset that followed a common methodology.

Last Updated: Jul. 29, 2021
Date Published: Mar. 15, 2019
Organization: Environment and Climate Change Canada
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Keywords:  anthropogenic disturbance; boreal; forest; caribou; habitat; mapping; landcover; landuse, Nature and Biodiversity, National (CA), Protect Species Well-Being, Develop Species Recovery / Management / Conservation Plans, Science and Technology Branch, Wildlife and Landscape Science, Unclassified, Ecosystems
Provincial

1:50,000 habitat mapping for northern caribou in the Itcha and Ilgachuz Mtn. Areas, circa 1986.

Last Updated: Dec. 10, 2020
Date Published: Sep. 5, 2014
Organization: Government of British Columbia
Formats: KML WMS HTML other
Keywords:  BC, Canada, Cariboo, Ilgachuz, Itcha, Northern Caribou, Yalakom, habitat units, lichen
Provincial

Summer/Fall and Winter/Forest-Dwelling 2017 habitat model for caribou in the Itcha Ilgachuz area. [Season] field should be used to split the data out into separate summer/fall and winter/forest-dwelling habitat models. Model development is detailed in _Apps, C., and N. Dodd. 2016.. Caribou habitat modeling and evaluation of forest disturbance influences across landscape scales in west-central British Columbia – March, 2016.

Last Updated: Dec. 10, 2020
Date Published: Oct. 3, 2017
Organization: Government of British Columbia
Formats: KML WMS HTML
Keywords:  Charlotte Alplands, Itcha Ilgachuz, Northern Caribou, Rainbow Mountain, caribou, caribou habitat, habitat model, Government information
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