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The effects of a large holiday resort on the distribution and range use of semi-domesticated reindeer were studied in the three most important habitat types on the NW edge of Saariselkä forest, eastern Finnish Lapland. In two of these habitats the relative reindeer densities increased in winter,...

Author(s)
Helle, T.; Särkelä, M.
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Forest Research, 1993, 8, 1, pp 123-133
Abstract

Habitat selection of semi-domesticated reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus) was investigated through faecal pellet-group counts and by direct observations of reindeer from helicopter in the Lǻngfjället area Idre reindeer herding district (62°10′N) and in Mittǻdalen reindeer herding district...

Author(s)
Skarin, A.; Danell, Ö.; Bergström, R.; Moen, J.
Publisher
Nordic Council for Reindeer Research (NOR), Tromsø, Norway
Citation
Rangifer, 2004, 24, 2, pp 95-103
Abstract

We studied the impacts of a large skiing and hiking resort on the distribution of semi-domesticated reindeer in Saariselkä, eastern Finnish Lapland, in 1986 and 2000. The effect of intensity of outdoor activities on reindeer density in terms of pellet-group density was dependent variably on...

Author(s)
Helle, T.; Hallikainen, V.; Särkelä, M.; Haapalehto, M.; Niva, A.; Puoskari, J.
Publisher
Finnish Zoological and Botanical Publishing Board, Helsinki, Finland
Citation
Annales Zoologici Fennici, 2012, 49, 1/2, pp 23-35
Abstract

This study reports migratory myiasis that occurred during 1991-2012 caused by the reindeer warble fly, Hypoderma tarandi, in 7 tourists to reindeer habitats of northern Scandinavia. It also reports 2 additional women (patients 8 and 9), independent of each other, who were asymptomatic but sought...

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Kan, B.; Ǻsbakk, K.; Fossen, K.; Nilssen, A.; Panadero, R.; Otranto, D.
Publisher
National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
Citation
Emerging Infectious Diseases, 2013, 19, 5, pp 830-832

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