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The Wolves of Algonquin Park: A 12 Year Ecological Study

Out of Print

By: JB Theberge and MT Theberge

168 pages, distribution maps, b&w photos

University of Waterloo

Paperback | Dec 2004 | #155693 | ISBN: 092108367X
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This is a scientific monograph based upon 150 radio-collared wolves and their associated packs. The publication includes chapters on morphology, demography, distribution and movements, predator-prey relationships, habitat relationships, and off-territory spacing, the later being the most detailed analysis of migratory wolf behaviour. The hypothesis is rejected that the population is sustainable, and consequently the study led to a permanent ban on wolf killing around the park, the first North America park to provide this additional level of protection for its large carnivore population.

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