Rangifer tarandus pearyi
NWT List of Species at Risk:
NWT SARC Assessment:
Federal Species at Risk Act list:
NWT General Status Rank:
Peary Caribou are the smallest North American caribou. Like Dolphin and Union Caribou, Peary Caribou have a mostly white coat in winter, and are slate-grey with white legs and under-parts in summer. The velvet covering their antlers is grey.
Weight: Males, 70 kg (150 lb). Length: 1.7 m (5.6 ft).
Report Peary Caribou sightings to WILDLIFEOBS@gov.nt.ca