Caribou Use of the Greater Kuparuk Area, Northern Alaska, 2018-2019

This study investigated the distribution, abundance, and calf production of Central Arctic Herd (CAH) caribou in 2018–2019 between the Colville and Kuparuk rivers in northern Alaska, including caribou distribution and movements in the vicinity of the Alpine pipelines between the Colville River and Kuparuk CPF-2.

Telemetry data from 1 November 2017 to 31 October 2019 were used to examine movements by individual collared caribou in the vicinity of the Kuparuk oilfields and Alpine pipelines.

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Field Value
ISO Topics biota
Primary Contact CPAI Environmental Studies Coordinator (n1798@conocophillips.com)
Other Contacts Alexander K. Prichard (Email: aprichard@abrinc.com), Joseph H. Welch (Email: jwelch@abrinc.com)
Primary Organization ABR, Inc.
Funding Organizations ConocoPhillips
Other Organizations ConocoPhillips
Organization Types Industry and Consultants
Geo-keywords North Slope
Status Complete
End Date 2020-06-01
Created December 26, 2020, 05:28 (AKST)
Last Updated July 1, 2021, 22:24 (AKDT)