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
calving ground surveys
every 6 years??
Large difference in value mostly because of different number of caribou harvested from the two herds.