This report is the third in a series of annual progress reports for the Nimpkish wolf-deer project, and covers from August 31, 1984 to August 31, 1985. The primary objective of the study is to determine the impact of an experimental wolf control program on deer populations. Secondary objectives are to (1) determine the impact of control on movements of adjacent wolf packs and (2) test wolf control methodologies in coastal forests.
Atkinson, K.T., Janz, D.W.. 1986. Effect of Wolf Control on Black-tailed Deer in the Nimpkish Valley on Vancouver Island. Progress Report - 1984 August 31 to 1985 August 31. Ministry of Environment. Wildlife Working Report. WR19