< > D249 - A Manual for Handling Bears for Managers and Researchers

Author(s) /Editors Jonkel, J.J. (Edited by Thier, T.J.)
Publishing Organisation Office of Grizzle Bear Recovery Coordinator, US Fish and Wildlife Service, Montana.
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Date most recently updated April 1993
ISSN (Or other code, if issued) --

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Wildpro Reference CONTENTS (If available - Descriptions / Protocols/ Text Sections) within Wildpro
D249.w1 Introduction
D249.w2 Capturing bears
D249.w3 Putting together a drug and handling kit
D249.w4 Chemical Immobilization
D249.w5 Safety considerations
D249.w6 Attracting bears
D249.w7 Setting culvert traps and snares for capturing bears
D249.w8 Checking culvert traps and snares
D249.w9 Drugging bears
D249.w10 Handling bears
D249.w11 Transporting and releasing bears
D249.w12 In summary
  Appendix
D249.w13 Trouble shooting
D249.w14 Blowgun and syringe assembly
D249.w15 Samples of capture forms
D249.w16 Recommended dosage charts for grizzle and black bears
D249.w17 Suggested check lists for trapping, drugging, and handling kits
D249.w18 Helicopter safety
D249.w19 Ideal culvert trap design

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