Recent Range Expansion of Ruffed Grouse, Bonasa umbellus, in Labrador
Keywords:Ruffed Grouse, Bonasa umbellus, distribution, range expansion, Labrador
AbstractThe recent distribution of Ruffed Grouse, Bonasa umbellus, has not been documented in Labrador. Here we provide new records, extending northward the known contiguous distribution by 100 to 150 km, and identify three new, possibly discrete, populations.
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