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    • Reindeer
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    • Rangifer tarandus
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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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lewand

Date

July 20, 2016 03:04 PM MDT

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Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

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zelicaon

Date

May 19, 2007 10:01 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

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camerondeckert

Date

June 26, 2016

Place

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Description

Near Mount Nansen, Yukon.

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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belainterp

Date

July 9, 2016 12:56 PM AKDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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belainterp

Date

July 8, 2016 11:20 AM AKDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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nina6

Date

July 7, 2016 05:52 AM AKDT

Description

Serpentine Hot Springs

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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nina6

Date

July 8, 2016 11:29 AM AKDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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nina6

Date

July 8, 2016 11:19 AM AKDT

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Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

Observer

ideaphore

Date

June 7, 2004 05:33 PM ADT

Description

I like the pose
Taken in the Newfoundland Avalon Barrens.

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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akacook

Date

July 1, 2016 02:49 PM AKDT

Place

Denali N (Google, OSM)

Description

Grassy Pass, Denali Park Road

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Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

Observer

zelicaon

Date

May 19, 2007 10:01 PM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

An excellent day in Alberta is defined by an intimate moment such as when you see a Woodland Caribou. Such was the case yesterday when this young buck and his buddy jogged through a farm field in front of me near manning. The Manning herd is rumoured to have only twenty-five remaining in it and is one of Alberta's most endangered. I felt extremely honoured to have had a chance to take this one's photograph as it stopped for a moment to see how it's buddy is making out..

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Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

Observer

zelicaon

Date

July 11, 2007 08:58 PM CST

Place

(Somewhere...)
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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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