More Perspectives on Caribou Recovery in the Province
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All parties are calling for more research to acertain the practical requirements for ensuring the health of Saskatchewan's caribou populations in both the boreal shield AND the boreal plains. Gord Vaadeland calls for the two populations to be considered independantly as they face different threats. Further, he calls on more focus to be placed on the boreal plains populations where caribou face much higher human disturbances.
Author: Joe Couture, Star Phoenix
Published in the Star Phoenix, February 10th 2012