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  • English
    • Reindeer
    • Caribou
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    • 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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dchernack

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July 29, 2009 11:46 AM EDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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henicorhina

Date

May 21, 2007 07:02 PM COT

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Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

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zelicaon

Date

May 3, 2009 04:25 PM PDT

Description

A was lucky last May to run across some Woodland Caribou near Western Brook Pond up in Gros Morne National Park.

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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lorri-gong

Date

June 18, 2009 12:25 PM PDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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lbullington24

Date

July 24, 2016 08:34 PM CDT

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Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

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chartuso

Date

June 9, 2013 05:03 PM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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rabinsg

Date

July 10, 2016 01:01 PM AST

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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mathiasdhaen

Date

July 15, 2011

Description

"probably a male"

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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starrfish

Date

July 31, 2013

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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ttyl

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May 16, 2016 11:04 AM SAST

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Woodland Caribou Rangifer tarandus ssp. caribou

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seanhaughian

Date

December 18, 2007 03:41 AM EST

Description

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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mikeburrell

Date

June 20, 2013 08:16 PM EDT
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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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