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Inventory Methods for
Hares and Cottontails

Standards for Components of British Columbia's Biodiversity No. 23

Prepared by
Ministry of Environment, Lands and Parks
Resources Inventory Branch
for the Terrestrial Ecosystems Task Force
Resources Inventory Committee

February 1998
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Table of Contents

CIP Data

Preface

Acknowledgements

1. Introduction

2. Inventory Group

3. PROTOCOLS

Glossary

Literature Cited

List of Figures

Figure 1. RIC species inventory survey design hierachy with examples.
Figure 2. Design of a wooden trap for Eastern Cottontail. (Source: Illinois Natural History Survey.)

List of Tables

Table 1. Recommended inventory methods for hares and cottontails in British Columbia at 3 levels of intensity.
Table 2. Types of inventory surveys, the data forms needed, and the level of intensity of the survey.
Table 3. Design of a wooden trap for Eastern Cottontail: Parts List.


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