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A Collar for Marking Big Game AnimalsAuthor(s): Robert L. Phillips
Source: Research Note NC-103. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: Research Note (RN)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionA Simple, inexpensive collar made of Armor-tite (a vinyl-coated nylon fabric) was designed for marking white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) and moose (Alces alces). Field tests showed that the material is easily seen and extrememly durable. It may be suitable for use on other large mammals. The collar can be quickly fitted to individual animals under field conditions.
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CitationPhillips, Robert L. 1970. A Collar for Marking Big Game Animals. Research Note NC-103. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordsbig game, collar, Armor-tite, white-tailed deer, moose
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