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Reports

Publications, journal articles and scientific reports prepared about the Yellowstone to Yukon region or for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative.

Y2Y Journal Articles

Aycrigg, J.L., et al. (2016) Completing the System: Opportunities and Challenges for a National Habitat Conservation System. Bioscience. 66(9): 774-784.  

Hauer, F.R., et al. (2016) Gravel-bed river floodplains are the ecological nexus of glaciated mountain landscapes. Science Advances. 2(6): 1-13.  

Johns, D. (2016) Rewilding. Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences. 

Pearce, J.L. et al. (2008) Prioritizing avian conservation areas for the Yellowstone to Yukon region of North America. Biological Conservation. 141(1): 908-924. 

Other Y2Y Reports 

Alexander, S., and J. Gailus. (2005) A GIS-Based Approach to Restoring Connectivity Across Banff’s Trans-Canada Highway. Technical Report No. 4, Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. April 2005. 36p. [LINK] 

Ament, R., T. Clevenger, N. Darlow, and T. Lee. (2008) At the Crossroads: Highway 3 Transportation Corridor Workshop Summary. Prepared for the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. March 2008. 24p. [LINK]

Apps, C. (2013) Assessing Cumulative Impacts to Wide-Ranging Species Across the Peace Break Region of Northeastern British Columbia. Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. 85p. [Full Report] - [Summary]

Blank, M., and T. Clevenger. (2009) Improving the Ecological Function of the Upper Bow. Technical Report No. 7, Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. 50p. [LINK]

Brodie, J.F. and J. Berger (undated) The Peel River Watershed: Ecological Crossroads and Beringian Hotspot of Arctic and Boreal Biodiversity. Prepared for the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. 36p. [LINK] 

Cawley, A., S. Halperin, N. Louchouarn, and M. Paccassi. (2017) Sharing Canada’s Last Frontier: Creating a Conservation Network to Ensure Continued Wildlife Connectivity in the Mackenzie River Basin. Master's group project for Bren School of Environmental Science and Management. 83p. [LINK]

Clevenger, A., C. Apps, T. Lee, and M. Quinn. (2010) Highway 3: Transportation mitigation for wildlife and connectivity in the Crown of the Continent ecosystem. Prepared for the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. May 2010. 52p. [LINK] 

Craighead, F.L. (undated) Wildlife-related Road Impacts in the Yellowstone to Yukon Region. Prepared for the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. 15p. [LINK]

Dingwall, P.R. and K. Rao (2009) Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park (Canada and USA) Report of the Reactive Monitoring Mission. September 2009. 51p. [LINK]

Domenech, E. (2017) From Science to Implementation: Solutions for Addressing Exurban Sprawl in the Northern Rockies. May 2017. 40p. [LINK]

Gailus, J. (2010) A Grizzly Challenge: Ensuring a Future for Alberta's Threatened Grizzlies. Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. 39p. [LINK]  

Gailus, J. (2000) Bringing Conservation Home: Caring for Land, Economies and Communities in Western Canada. Prepared for the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. 40p. [LINK]

Graumlich, L., and W. L. Francis, editors. (2010) Moving Toward Climate Change Adaptation: The Promise of the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative for Addressing the Region’s Vulnerabilities. Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. 87p. [LINK]

Haber, J., and P. Nelson. (2015) Planning for Connectivity: A guide to connecting and conserving wildlife within and beyond America's national forests. Prepared for The Center for Large Landscape Conservation, Defenders of Wildlife, Wildlands Network and Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. 24p. [LINK]

Haufler, J.B., and C.A. Mehl. (2002) Development of Trans-boundary Ecoregions for the Yellowstone to Yukon Planning Area. Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. 31p. [LINK]

Huijser, M.P., and J.S. Begley. (2016) Wildlife Mitigation Opportunities Along U.S. Highway 2, Northwestern Montana. Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. 85p. [LINK] 

Lausen, C. (2014), July 2014 Bat Inventory of Flathead River Valley, SW BC. Prepared for the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. October 2014. 13p. [LINK]  

Kociolek, A.V., and A.P. Clevenger. (2011) Effects of Paved Roads on Birds. Technical Report No. 8, Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. 29p. [LINK]

Mahr, M. (1999) Y2Y Aquatics Strategy Workshop. August 1999. 39p. [LINK] 

Mahr, M., and K. Jones. (2005) Bird Biodiversity in the Flathead River Basin. Technical Report No. 5, Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. May 2005. 19p. [LINK]  

Mahr, M., and M. Mauro. (2003) Making Science, Making Change: Celebrating Five Years of Research and Collaboration in the Yellowstone to Yukon Region. Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. May 2003. 95p. [LINK]

Mayhood, D.W. (2007) Fishes of the Yellowstone to Yukon Region. Technical Report No. 3, Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. Dec. 14, 2007. 37p. [LINK] 

Merrill, T. (2005) Grizzly Bear Conservation in the Yellowstone to Yukon Region. Technical Report No. 6, Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. 41p. [LINK]

Merrill, T. (Undated) Assessing the Effectiveness of Umbrella Species: A brief instruction manual for objective evaluation of the adequacy of umbrella effect. Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. 25p. [LINK]

Merrill, T., D.J. Mattson and C.A. Frissell. (2008) Life history, reserve design and umbrella effects: grizzly bears and aquatic systems in western Montana. Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. 36p. [LINK]

Muir, J. E. (2004) Identification of Prime Avian Habitat in the Y2Y Ecoregion. Prepared for the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. April 2004. 12p. [LINK] 

Muir, J. E. (2004) Bird Conservation Area Design for the Yellowstone to Yukon Ecoregion. Prepared for the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. August 2004. 14p. [LINK]

Muir, J. E. (2003) Predicted Avian Habitat Quality in Y2Y. Prepared for the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. April 2003. 5p. [LINK]   

Pojar, J. (2010) A New Climate for Conservation: Nature, Carbon and Climate Change in British Columbia. Prepared for the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. January 2010. 99p. [LINK]

Proctor, M., C. Servheen, W. Kasworm, and T. Randandt. (2008) Highway 3 Linkage Report. Prepared for the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. March 2008. 34p. [LINK]

Weaver, J.L. (2006) Big Animals and Small Parks: Implications of Wildlife Distribution and Movements for Expansion of Nahanni National Park Reserve. Conservation Report No. 1. Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. 100p. [LINK]

Weaver, J.L. (2017) Bighorn Backcountry of Alberta: Protecting Vulnerable Wildlife and Precious Waters. Wildlife Conservation Society Canada Conservation Report No. 10. 141 p. [LINK]

Westwood, A. R., et al. (2017) Strong Foundations: Recap and Recommendations from Scientists Regarding the Federal Environmental and Regulatory Reviews. August 2017. 24p. [LINK] - [Executive summary]

Westwood, A. R., et al. (2018) Protecting biodiversity in British Columbia: Recommendations for an endangered species law in B.C. from a species at risk expert panel. Report prepared for the B.C. Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy. 27p, [LINK]

Wilcox, L., B. Robinson and A. Harvey. (1998) A Sense of Place: Issues, Attitudes and Resources in the Yellowstone to Yukon Ecoregion. Prepared for Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative. April 1998. 138p. [LINK]  

Yellowstone to Yukon: A Blueprint for Wildlife Conservation. (2003) 25p. [Link]

Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative (2012) Muskwa-Kechika Management Area Biodiversity Conservation and Climate Change Assessment. Prepared for Muskwa-Kechika Management Area Advisory Board. 113p. [Full Report] - [Summary]

Y2Y Policies and Principles