Status of Porcupine Caribou and Barren-ground Caribou in the NWT

Species at Risk Committee
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A lengthy NWT government Species at Risk assessment of barren-ground caribou and Porcupine caribou. It classifies the Porcupine caribou as “not at risk” in the NWT, and the other herds as “threatened” within the NWT. The assessment contains parallel tables that compare Indigenous and scientific knowledge on aspects of the caribou.

Related Herds: Porcupine, Beverly and Qamanirjuaq, Porcupine

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