In the News

Predators & Prey - SciShow Talk Show - December 20, 2018

Last caribou in lower 48 US states all but extinct: "The herd is functionally lost" - The Guardian - April 19, 2018

Last Caribou Herd on U.S. Mainland 'Functionally Extinct,' Experts Say - CBS New York - April 19, 2018

B.C.'s Selkirk Mountains' Gray Ghost caribou herd 'functionally extinct' - Vancouver Sun - April 17, 2018

Environmentalists mourn loss of South Selkirk Caribou Herd - The Nelson Daily - April 15, 2018

Gray Ghosts, the Last Caribou in the Lower 48 States, Are "Functionally Extinct" - New York Times - April 14, 2018

Alberta's approach to caribou protection could be 'national test case' of Species at Risk Act, expert says - The Globe and Mail March 25, 2018 

Montreal-born scientist says forestry sector in denial about disappearing caribou - National Observer Nov. 9, 2017 based on our letter in Science "Canada fails to protect its caribou" Nov. 2017

Provinces haven't stopped boreal caribou's decline, and Ottawa may have to intervene, report says The Globe and Mail Nov. 1, 2017

Response from scientists to claims made by the Forest Products Association of Canada regarding the scientific underpinnings of the federal Boreal Caribou Recovery Strategy The Globe and Mail, Nov. 1, 2017

'Disingenuous' Forest Industry Campaign Tries to Undermine Protection of Endangered Caribou Desmog Canada Oct. 23, 2017

Boost for caribou herds on hold Rocky Mountain Outlook, Jan. 26, 2017 (pdf)

Opinion: Alberta's caribou conservation plan is a visionary first step Edmonton Journal, Oct. 12, 2016 (pdf)

To save caribou, Alberta wants to fence them in, Science, July 2016

Alberta plans to add 1.8 million hectares of protected range for Woodland caribou Calgary Herald, June 2016

News story on Marmot (ski resort) may occur despite threat to Caribou in Jasper National Park

DeSmog Canada article about Alberta failing to protect Caribou Habitat, April 9, 2015 

Wolf cull will not save threatened Canadia caribou, Nature, Jan. 20, 2015

Can Wolf Cull Save Alberta Caribou? Quirks & Quarks with Bob McDonald, Nov. 29, 2014 - based on our Canadian Journal of Zoology wolf management paper

Alberta wolf cull to save caribou just buys time CBC, Global, Edmonton Journal, Calgary Herald, etc., Nov 23, 2014

Caribou on trails Calgary Herald, Aug 2011

Banff May Get New Caribou Herd CBC, Sept, 8, 2009 

Sept 8 2009 CBC Calgary Eyeopener (click to listen)