for Taxidea taxus (American Badger)

Reports from BC Conservation Data Centre

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BC Conservation Status Report

 
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Reports from Other Databases

E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia

 

Environment Canada's Species at Risk Website

 

Global Comprehensive Report (NatureServe Explorer)

Species at Risk Brochure

Newhouse, N., and Davis. 2002 Badger. Revised version of Blood, D.A. 1995. B.C. Minist. Water, Land and Air Prot. Biodiv. Branch. 6pp.

Status Report

Rahme, A.H., A.S. Harestad, and F.L. Bunnell. 1995. Status of the Badger in British Columbia. B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Wildl. Branch. Working Rep. WR-72. 64pp.

Identified Wildlife Species Account

British Columbia Ministry of Water, Land and Air Protection. 2004. Accounts and Measures for Managing Identified Wildlife. Version 2004. Biodiversity Branch, Identified Wildlife Management Strategy, Victoria, B.C.

Recovery and Management Plans

Jeffersonii Badger Recovery Team. 2008. Recovery Strategy for the Badger (Taxidea taxus) in British Columbia. Prepared for the B.C. Ministry of Environment, Victoria, B.C. 45 pp.

Other Related References

Apps, C., N. Newhouse and T. Kinley. 2001. Habitat Associations of American Badgers in Southeast British Columbia. prepared for Columbia Basin Fish and Wildlife Compensation Program (accessed at http://www.fwcp.ca/version2/reports/pdfs/badger01.pdf on July 6, 2010). 35 pp.

 

Apps, C.D., N.J. Newhouse, and T.A. Kinley. 2002. Habitat associations of American badgers in southeastern British Columbia. Can. J. Zool. 80:1228-1239.

 

Blood, D.A. 1995. Badger. B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Wildl. Branch. 6pp.

 

Goodrich, J.M., and S.W. Buskirk. 1998. Spacing and ecology of North American badgers (Taxidea taxus) in a prairie-dog (Cynomys leycurus) complex. J. Mammal. 79:171-179.

 

Hoodicoff, C. 2006. Badger Prey Ecology: The Ecology of Six Small Mammals Found in British Columbia. B.C. Minist. Environment, Ecosystems Branch, Victoria, BC. Wildlife Working Report No. WR-109

 

Kyle, C.J., et al. 2004. Genetic structure of sensitive and endangered northwestern badger populations (Taxidea taxus taxus and T. t. jeffersonii). J. Mammal. 85:633-639.

 

Lindzey, F.G. 1982. Badger. Pp. 653-663 in J.A. Chapman, and G.A. Feldhamer, eds. Wild mammals of North America: Biology, management and economics. John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD.

 

Messick, J.P., and M.G. Hornocker, 1981. Ecology of the badger in southwestern Idaho. Wildl. Monogr. 76:1-53.

 

Newhouse, N., et al. 2004. Translocation as a Promising Tool to Aid Recovery of Badger Populations. In T.D. Hooper, ed. Proc. of the Species at Risk 2004 Pathways to Recovery Conf. March 2-6, 2004, Victoria, B.C. Species at Risk 2004 Pathways to Recovery Conference Organizing Committee, Victoria, BC. 16pp.

 

Newhouse, N.J., and T.A. Kinley. 2000. Biology and Conservation Challenges of Badgers in the East Kootenay Region of British Columbia. Pp. 685-690 in L.M. Darling, ed. 2000. Proc. Conf. on the Biology and Manage. Species and Habitats at Risk, Kamloops, B.C., 15-19 Feb., 1999. Vol. 2; B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Victoria, BC, and Univ. College of the Cariboo, Kamloops, BC. 520pp.

 

Newhouse, N.J., and T.A. Kinley. 2000b. Ecology of American badgers near a range limit in southeastern British Columbia. Prepared for Columbia Basin Fish and Wildl. Compensation Program, Nelson, BC, and Parks Canada, Radium Hot Springs, BC.

 

Newhouse, N.J., and T.A. Kinley. 2004. East Kootenay Badger Project 2003-2004 update: Population ecology, translocation, sightings and communications. Prepared for Columbia Basin Fish and Wildl. Compensation Program, Nelson, BC, and Parks Can., Radium Hot Springs, BC.

 

Packham, R., and C. Hoodicoff. 2004. HCTF Final Report: Cariboo Region American Badger Project. Prepared for Habitat Conserv. Trust Fund, Victoria, BC.

 

Packham, R.M., and C.S. Hoodicoff. 2004b. Badger Ecology in the Cariboo Region of British Columbia, Canada. In T.D. Hooper, ed. Proc. of the Species at Risk 2004 Pathways to Recovery Conf. March 2-6, 2004, Victoria, BC. Species at Risk 2004 Pathways to Recovery Conference Organizing Committee, Victoria, BC. 7pp.

 

Stevens, V., and S. Lofts. 1988. Species Notes for Mammals. Vol. 1 in A.P. Harcombe, tech. ed. Wildlife Habitat Handbooks for the Southern Interior Ecoprovince. B.C. Minist. Environ., Lands and Parks, Wildl. Branch. Tech. Rep. R-15. 174pp.

 

Todd, M.C. 1980. Ecology of badgers in southcentral Idaho, with additional notes on raptors. Thesis, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID.

 

Weir, R.D., H. Davis, and C. Hoodicoff. 2003. Conservation Strategies for North American Badgers in the Thompson and Okanagan Regions. Final Rep. for the Thompson-Okanagan Badger Project. Artemis Wildl. Consultants. 103pp.

 

Weir, R.D., H. Davis, C.S. Hoodicoff, and K.W. Larsen. 2004. Life on a Highway: Sources of Mortality in an Endangered British Columbian Badger Population. In T.D. Hooper, ed. Proc. of the Species at Risk 2004 Pathways to Recovery Conf. March 2-6, 2004, Victoria, B.C. Species at Risk 2004 Pathways to Recovery Conference Organizing Committee, Victoria, BC. 9pp.

 

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