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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

Observer

zelicaon

Date

May 3, 2009

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What

Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Observer

cuencaj9

Date

June 14, 2016

Place

Deadhorse (Google, OSM)

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What

Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

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jallair

Date

June 25, 2016

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What

Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

Date

October 19, 2008 11:04 AM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

If anyone knows where this white crossing sign is, let me know!

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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scottbuckel

Date

November 3, 2012 07:31 AM COT

Description

This trip would be one of the last trips to see reindeer on South Georgia, I'm curious as to what the island looks like now that they are gone.

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Date

May 22, 2016 02:17 PM AKDT

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What

Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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jeffrasic

Date

May 21, 2016 03:06 PM AKDT

Description

Not a live one but fresh caribou tracks seen nearby and local hunters have seen a few caribou in the area.

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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inuli

Date

May 9, 2016 07:52 AM AKDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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kjsivy

Date

May 20, 2016 10:50 AM AKDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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kyndallh

Date

May 20, 2016 08:45 AM AKDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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mtedesche

Date

May 20, 2016 10:20 AM AKDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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abaltens

Date

May 20, 2016 02:36 PM AKDT
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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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