Reoccurrence of caribou in Minnesota

American Midland Naturalist
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At least two caribou (Rangifer tarandus) were observed in Cook Co. of northeastern Minnesota from October 1980 through April 1981. This is the first record of caribou in the area since 1924. The nearest records of this species were 224 km NE of the present sightings, and the closest known established population of caribou is 240 km away.

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Publication type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Title Reoccurrence of caribou in Minnesota
Series title American Midland Naturalist
DOI 10.2307/2425312
Volume 108
Issue 1
Year Published 1982
Language English
Publisher University of Notre Dame
Contributing office(s) Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Description 3 p.
First page 206
Last page 208
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Cook County
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