This data release contains two tables of information on polar bear distributions in the southern Beaufort Sea during spring, from 2001 to 2016. One table provides location (classified into 5 broad regions) of individual bears during the spring. The other table presents the aerial search effort by year and area.
|Title||Multistate capture and search data from the southern Beaufort Sea polar bear population in Alaska, 2001-2016|
|Authors||Jeffrey F Bromaghin, David C Douglas, George M Durner, Kristin Simac, Todd C Atwood|
|Product Type||Data Release|
|Record Source||USGS Digital Object Identifier Catalog|
|USGS Organization||Alaska Science Center|