Regular and homeward travel speeds of arctic wolves

Journal of Mammalogy



Single wolves (Canis lupus arctos), a pair, and a pack of five habituated to the investigator on an all-terrain vehicle were followed on Ellesmere Island, Northwest Territories, Canada, during summer. Their mean travel speed was measured on barren ground at 8.7 km/h during regular travel and 10.0 km/h when returning to a den.

Additional publication details

Publication type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Title Regular and homeward travel speeds of arctic wolves
Series title Journal of Mammalogy
Volume 75
Issue 3
Year Published 1994
Language English
Contributing office(s) Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Description 741-742
Larger Work Type Article
Larger Work Subtype Journal Article
Larger Work Title Journal of Mammalogy
First page 741
Last page 742
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