Links to published research documents

Bears

Use of salmon by brown bears in an arctic, interior, montane environment

Den-site characteristics and selection by brown bears in the Brooks Range

Body size and its relation to productivity in brown bears

Brown bear productivity in the Arctic

Pathogens in Alaska brown bears Stressors to Alaska brown bears

Birds

Inventory of Montane-nesting Birds in the Arctic Network of National Parks, Alaska, 2005

Caribou

Caribou are the world's longest migrators

Seasonal distribution and movements of caribou

Detecting caribou calving events

Caribou and climate change

Caribou diets

Linkages between large-scale climate patterns and the dynamics of Arctic caribou populations, 2011

Winter habitat selection by caribou in relation to lichen abundance, wildfires, grazing,and landscape characteristics in northwest Alaska, 2010

Decrease of lichens in Arctic ecosystems: the role of wildfire, caribou, reindeer,competition and climate in north-western Alaska, 2009

Dall's Sheep

Schmidt, J. H., K. L. Rattenbury, J. P. Lawler, and M. C. MacCluskie. 2012. Using distance sampling and hierarchical models to improve estimates of Dall's sheep abundance. Journal of Wildlife Management 76:317-327.

Rattenbury, K. L., and J. H. Schmidt. 2011. Dall's sheep in Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska: 2010 survey report. Natural Resource Data Series NPS/GAAR/NRDS-2011/198. National Park Service, Fort Collins, Colorado.

Rattenbury, K. L., and J. P. Lawler. 2010. 2008 aerial Dall's sheep survey in the Itkillik Preserve, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska. Natural Resource Technical Report NPS/ARCN/NRTR-2010/409. National Park Service, Fort Collins, Colorado.

Rattenbury, K., J. Schmidt and L. Phillips. 2010. Monitoring Dall's sheep in Alaska's Arctic Parklands. Alaska Park Science. 9(1):20-22

Lawler, J.P. 2004. Demography and Home Ranges of Dall's Sheep in the Central Brooks Range, Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska. Natural Resource Technical Report NPS/AR /NRTR-2004/43. National Park Service. Anchorage, Alaska.

Brubaker, R. and K.Whitten. 1998. 1996 Dall Sheep (Ovis dalli dalli) Survey, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska. Natural Resource Technical Report NPS/AR/NRTR-98-35. Ft. Collins, CO.

Adams, L. G. 1988. Dall Sheep Survey, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska-1987. National Park Service Natural Resources Survey and Inventory Report AR-88/15. Anchorage, Alaska.

Singer, F.J. 1984. Aerial Dall sheep count, 1982, 1983 and 1984, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Survey and Inventory Report AR-84-2. National Park Service. Anchorage, AK.

Singer, F. J. 1984. Some Population Characteristics of Dall Sheep in Six Alaskan National Parks and Preserves. National Park Service. Unpublished Report. Anchorage, Alaska

Moose

2015 Koyukuk moose survey report

2005 Kobuk moose survey report

Limitations on a low density moose population

Habitat selection of moose

Moose movement patterns

Fine-scale movements of moose

Muskoxen

Distribution of Muskoxen Determined by Incidental Observations and Aerial Surveys, 1999 - 2002

Vegetation

Vascular Plant Inventory of Alaska National Parklands: Bering Land Bridge NP, Cape Krusenstern NM, Gates of the Arctic NPP, Kobuk valley NP, and Noatak NP, 2006

Exotic Plants in Alaska National Parks 2002 Field Season Report

Weather and Climate

Weather and Climate Inventory, National Park Service, Arctic Network, 2007

General Publications

Mammal Inventory of Alaska's National Parks and Preserves, 2006

History and route Descriptions of Rock Climbs in the Arrigetch Peaks, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Alaska, 2003

Small Mammal Inventory of Alaska's National Parks and Preserves, Gates of the Arctic National Park and Preserve, Preliminary Survey, 2002

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