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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

Date

May 22, 2016 02:17 PM AKDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Observer

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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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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mtedesche

Date

May 20, 2016 10:16 AM AKDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Date

June 16, 2012 03:04 PM AKDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

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jennmer

Date

May 17, 2015

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Observer

brook

Date

April 10, 2016 08:07 PM AKDT

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Caribou Rangifer tarandus

Date

August 16, 2015 11:26 AM CEST

Description

Photo taken by Susy.

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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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