Offroad Vehicles

CPAWS Yukon has created an ORV brochure.

References for ORV pamphlet:

 

Quote

    Schreiner, J. (1992). Highway to Alaska: Fiftieth anniversary of the road that irrevocably changed the Canadian Northwest. Canadian Geographic, 112, 80-88.


Alpine Info

     ATV Trail Habitats Study
    Nyssa van Vierssen Trip, & Wiersma, Y. F. (2015). A comparison of all-terrain vehicle (ATV) trail impacts on boreal habitats across scales. Natural Areas Journal, 35(2), 266-278. doi:10.3375/043.035.0207

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada Atv Info

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada. All-Terrain Vehicles, Fish Habitat & You [Brochure]. (n.d.) N.P.: n.p.

 

 

Wetland Info

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada Atv Info

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada. All-Terrain Vehicles, Fish Habitat & You [Brochure]. (n.d.) N.P.: n.p.

    Satellite Imaging Study on ATV Tracks
    Tømmervik, H., Johansen, B., Høgda, K. A., & Strann, K. B. (2012). High‐resolution satellite imagery for detection of tracks and vegetation damage caused by all‐terrain vehicles (ATVs) in northern norway. Land Degradation & Development, 23(1), 43-52. doi:10.1002/ldr.1047

 

Habitat Fragmentation:

    Geological Survey
    Ouren, D. S., National Science and Technology Center (U.S.), Geological Survey (U.S.), United States, & Bureau of Land Management. (2007). Environmental effects of off-highway vehicles on bureau of land management lands: A literature synthesis, annotated bibliographies, extensive bibliographies, and internet resources. (). Reston, Va: U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey.

    Caribou Case Study
    Newton, E. J., Abraham, K. F., Schaefer, J. A., Pond, B. A., Brown, G. S., & Thompson, J. E. (2015). Causes and consequences of broad-scale changes in the distribution of migratory caribou (rangifer tarandus) of southern hudson bay. Arctic, 68(4), 472-485. doi:10.14430/arctic4524

Survivorship Decline

    Geological Survey
    Ouren, D. S., National Science and Technology Center (U.S.), Geological Survey (U.S.), United States, & Bureau of Land Management. (2007). Environmental effects of off-highway vehicles on bureau of land management lands: A literature synthesis, annotated bibliographies, extensive bibliographies, and internet resources. (). Reston, Va: U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey.

    Caribou Case Study
    Newton, E. J., Abraham, K. F., Schaefer, J. A., Pond, B. A., Brown, G. S., & Thompson, J. E. (2015). Causes and consequences of broad-scale changes in the distribution of migratory caribou (rangifer tarandus) of southern hudson bay. Arctic, 68(4), 472-485. doi:10.14430/arctic4524


Migration

    Geological Survey

    Ouren, D. S., National Science and Technology Center (U.S.), Geological Survey (U.S.), United States, & Bureau of Land Management. (2007). Environmental effects of off-highway vehicles on bureau of land management lands: A literature synthesis, annotated bibliographies, extensive bibliographies, and internet resources. (). Reston, Va: U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey.


    Caribou Case Study

    Newton, E. J., Abraham, K. F., Schaefer, J. A., Pond, B. A., Brown, G. S., & Thompson, J. E. (2015). Causes and consequences of broad-scale changes in the distribution of migratory caribou (rangifer tarandus) of southern hudson bay. Arctic, 68(4), 472-485. doi:10.14430/arctic4524


Soil Compaction

    Geological Survey

    Ouren, D. S., National Science and Technology Center (U.S.), Geological Survey (U.S.), United States, & Bureau of Land Management. (2007). Environmental effects of off-highway vehicles on bureau of land management lands: A literature synthesis, annotated bibliographies, extensive bibliographies, and internet resources. (). Reston, Va: U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey.

    Alpine Plant & ATV’s Study
    Crisfield, V. E., Macdonald, S. E., & Gould, A. J. (2012). Effects of recreational traffic on alpine plant communities in the northern canadian rockies. Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research, 44(3), 277-287. doi:10.1657/1938-4246-44.3.277

    Satellite Imaging Study on ATV Tracks
    Tømmervik, H., Johansen, B., Høgda, K. A., & Strann, K. B. (2012). High‐resolution satellite imagery for detection of tracks and vegetation damage caused by all‐terrain vehicles (ATVs) in northern norway. Land Degradation & Development, 23(1), 43-52. doi:10.1002/ldr.1047

 

Plant Crushing

    Geological Survey

    Ouren, D. S., National Science and Technology Center (U.S.), Geological Survey (U.S.), United States, & Bureau of Land Management. (2007). Environmental effects of off-highway vehicles on bureau of land management lands: A literature synthesis, annotated bibliographies, extensive bibliographies, and internet resources. (). Reston, Va: U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey.

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada Atv Info
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada. All-Terrain Vehicles, Fish Habitat & You [Brochure]. (n.d.) N.P.: n.p.

    Human Impact Study
    Robinson, J., & Hermanutz, L. (2015). Evaluating human-disturbed habitats for recovery planning of endangered plants. Journal of Environmental Management, 150, 157-163. doi:10.1016/j.jenvman.2014.10.033


Invasive Species

    Geological Survey

    Ouren, D. S., National Science and Technology Center (U.S.), Geological Survey (U.S.), United States, & Bureau of Land Management. (2007). Environmental effects of off-highway vehicles on bureau of land management lands: A literature synthesis, annotated bibliographies, extensive bibliographies, and internet resources. (). Reston, Va: U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey.


Hard Bottomed Trails

    Fisheries and Oceans Canada Atv Info
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada. All-Terrain Vehicles, Fish Habitat & You [Brochure]. (n.d.) N.P.: n.p.

    Satellite Imaging Study on ATV Tracks
    Tømmervik, H., Johansen, B., Høgda, K. A., & Strann, K. B. (2012). High‐resolution satellite imagery for detection of tracks and vegetation damage caused by all‐terrain vehicles (ATVs) in northern norway. Land Degradation & Development, 23(1), 43-52. doi:10.1002/ldr.1047


Slowing Down Importance

    Mountain Goat Case Study
    St-Louis, A., Hamel, S., Mainguy, J., & Côté, S. D. (2013). Factors influencing the reaction of mountain goats towards all-terrain vehicles: Mountain goat disturbance by all-terrain vehicles. The Journal of Wildlife Management, 77(3), 599-605. doi:10.1002/jwmg.488

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