The Shrinking Beverly Caribou Herd Presentation to: CARMA 5 December 2009 Presented by: Earl Evans, BQCMB Board Member. Who is the Caribou Management Board (BQCMB). B. Q. What is the BQCMB?. Co-management advisory board Cooperative partnership between 20 communities and 5 governments.
To advise governments and communities on conservation and management of the Beverly and Qamanirjuaq caribou herds and their ranges.
25 years ago (in 1982)
2009 - $75K
Photographic and 2007 CALVING GROUNDS
calving ground surveys
every 6 years??
Some history re: Beverly decline and 2007 CALVING GROUNDS
Beverly and 2007 CALVING GROUNDS
Courtesy of Saskatchewan Environment and 2007 CALVING GROUNDS
Beverly Calving Ground Survey June 2007 and 2007 CALVING GROUNDS
Large difference in value mostly because of different number of caribou harvested from the two herds.
Lessons and 2007 CALVING GROUNDS