WILDLIFE IN WYOMING

WGFD Handbook of Biological Techniques August 2007

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Big Game                                            

 Chapter 1:     Pronghorn Antelope (Antilocapra americana)
 Chapter 2:     Mule Deer (Odocoileus hemionus)
 Chapter 3:     White-tailed Deer (Odocoileus virginianus)
 Chapter 4:     Elk (Cervus canadensis)        
 Chapter 5:     Moose (Alces alces shirasi
 Chapter 6:     Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis)
 Chapter 7:     Mountain Goat (Oreamnos americanus)

Trophy Game:   

Chapter 8:     Black Bear (Ursus americanus)
Chapter 9:     Grizzly Bear (Ursus horribilus)
Chapter 10:   Mountain Lion (Felis concolor)

Small Game:

Chapter 11:   Small Game

Game Birds:

Chapter 12:   Sage Grouse (Centrocercus urophasianus) (revised 2012)                      
Chapter 13:   Blue Grouse (Dendragapus obscurus)/Ruffed Grouse (Bonasa umbellus
Chapter 14:   Sharp-tailed Grouse (Tympanuchus phasianellus)             
Chapter 15:   Pheasant (Phasianus colchicus)            
Chapter 16:   Chukar Partridge (Alectoris chukar)/Gray Partridge (Perdix perdix)
Chapter 17:   Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo)                         
Chapter 18:   Migratory Game Birds (coots, cranes, crows, doves, ducks, geese, mergansers, rails, snipe and swans)  

Nongame Birds:

Chapter 19:  Nongame Birds (revised 2013)

Nongame Mammals:

Chapter 20:  Nongame Mammals (revised 2013)   

Furbearing Mammals:

Chapter 21:  Furbearing Mammals     
 
Appendices:
Appendix I:      Wildlife Observation Form   
Appendix II:     Line Transect Sampling Methodology 
Appendix III:    Harvest Survey Program 
Appendix IVa:  Reproductive Condition 
Appendix IVb:  Reproductive Terminology Definitions
Appendix V:     Aging Techniques              
Appendix VIa:  Standardized Definitions for Seasonal Wildlife Ranges
Appendix VIb:  Revising Herd Unit Seasonal Range Maps and Migration Corridors
Appendix VII:   Marking Techniques
Appendix VIII:  Immobilization
Appendix IX:    Big Game Population Modeling 
Appendix X:     Environmental Commenting Policies, Procedures and Guidelines (revised 2013
Appendix XI:    Classification Sample Sizes
Appendix XII:   Vegetation Sampling Techniques
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