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  • English
    • Reindeer
    • Caribou
  • Scientific Names
    • Rangifer tarandus
  • French
    • Renne
    • caribou
  • Spanish
    • Caribú
    • Reno
  • Portuguese
    • Rena

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Recent observations

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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erikamitchell

Date

July 15, 1988 10:27 AM EDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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andriy

Date

August 15, 2015

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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erikamitchell

Date

July 16, 1988 11:20 AM EDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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erikamitchell

Date

July 31, 1988 06:38 PM EDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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erikamitchell

Date

July 18, 1988 11:53 AM EDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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erikamitchell

Date

August 2, 1988 04:36 PM EDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Observer

knightericm

Date

January 27, 2016 11:08 AM CST

Description

Feral reindeer along roadside

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Observer

zanskar

Date

the past

Place

Varanger (Google, OSM)

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Observer

philip10

Date

July 28, 2012 12:00 PM AKDT

Description

Denali National Park 7/28/12

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Observer

dmh

Date

May 21, 2010

Description

Observed various small groups of caribou from 22-26 May 2010. Roughly saw 75-100 caribou during this period.

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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catabbott

Date

August 9, 2011

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Observer

terathopius

Date

May 26, 2015 10:53 PM HST
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Description from Wikipedia

Caribou (North America) refers to any of several North American subspecies, ecotypes, populations, and herds of the species Rangifer tarandus. In North America caribou range in size from the smallest, the Peary caribou, to the largest, the boreal woodland caribou. The North American range of caribou extends from Alaska, through the Yukon, the Northwest Territories, Nunavut, into the boreal forest and south through the Canadian Rockies and the Columbia and Selkirk Mountains. Barren-ground, Porcupine caribou and...

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