Carnivore Re-Colonisation: Reality, Possibility and a Non-Equilibrium Century for Grizzly Bears in the Southern Yellowstone Ecosystem
Entry ID: NRMSC_carnivorerecolonisation

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Summary
Abstract: Most large native carnivores have experienced range contractions due to
conflicts with humans, although neither rates of spatial collapse nor expansion
have been well characterized. In North America, the grizzly bear (Ursus
arctos) once ranged from Mexico northward to Alaska, however its range in the
continental United States has been reduced by 95-98%. Under the U.S.
Endangered Species Act, the ... View entire text
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Description: Metadata in Biological Data Profile format.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 45.0   S: 44.0   E: -110.0   W: -111.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Sanjay Pyare, Steve Cain, Dave Moody, Chuck Schwartz and Joel Berger
Dataset Title: Carnivore Re-Colonisation: Reality, Possibility and a Non-Equilibrium Century for Grizzly Bears in the Southern Yellowstone Ecosystem
Dataset Release Date: 2003
Dataset Release Place: Bozeman, Montana
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey, Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1900-01-01
Stop Date: 2000-12-31
ISO Topic Category
Quality Analyzed data from 1900 to 2000.
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.nrmsc.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: CHARLES SCHWARTZ
Phone: 406 994-5043
Fax: 406 994-6416
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
City: Bozeman
Province or State: Montana
Postal Code: 59717
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 406 994-5043
Fax: 406 994-6416
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
City: Bozeman
Province or State: Montana
Postal Code: 59717
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Publications/References
Sanjay Pyare, Steven Cain, Dave Moody, Chuck Schwartz and Joel Berger, 2004
Carnivore re-colonisation: reality, possibility and a non-equilibrium century
for grizzly bears in the Southern Yellowstone Ecosystem Geospatial Data
Presentation Form: Journal article Animal Conservation; 7, 1-7 London, United
Kingdom. The Zoological Society of London.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-12-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-12-12
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