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Refereed scientific publications
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1968    Carbyn, L.N.  Overwintering birds observed along the Mackenzie Great Slave Lake Highways.  Arctic, 21: 294-297.

1970    Broughton, E., F.E. Graesser, L.N. Carbyn and L.P.E. Choquette.  Oral papillomatosis in the coyote in western Canada.  Journal of Wildlife Diseases, 6:180-181.

1971    Carbyn, L.N.  Densities and biomass relationships of birds nesting in boreal forest habitats.  Arctic.  24: 51-66.

1971    Carbyn, L.N.  Description of the Festuca scabrella association in Prince Alberta National Park, Saskatchewan.  Canadian Field-Naturalist.  85: 25-30.

1974    Carbyn, L.N.  Wolf population fluctuations in Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada.        Biological Conservation. 6: 94-101.

1975    Carbyn, L.N.  Factors influencing activity patterns on ungulates at mineral licks.  Canadian Journal of Zoology, 53: 378-384.

1976    Carbyn, L.N.  A review of methodology and relative merit of techniques used in field studies of wolves (Canis lupus).  International Union for the Conservation of Nature  Supplemental Paper No. 43:134-142.

1977    Skeel, M. and L.N. Carbyn.  The morphological relationship of gray wolves (Canis lupus) in national parks of central Canada.  Canadian Journal of Zoology,  55: 737-747.

1978    Samuel, W., S. Ramalingham and L.N. Carbyn.  Helminths in coyotes, wolves and red foxes of southwestern Manitoba.  Canadian Journal of Zoology, 56: 2614-2617.

1978    Carbyn, L.N. Wolf howling as a technique to ecosystems interpretation in national parks.  In The behaviour and ecology of wolves: perspectives of behaviour, ecology and conservation.  Edited by E. Klinghammer.  Garland STPM Press, New York, N.Y. pp. 458-470.

1979    Carbyn, L.N.  Species-oriented matrix studies to investigate ecosystems in a Canadian national park.  In Proceedings of the First Conference on Scientific Research in the National Parks, Vol. 1.  Edited by R.N. Linn .  J.S. Department of the Interior, Washington, D.C.  pp. 409-414.

1979    Carbyn, L.N. and M. Kingsley.  Summer food habits of wolves with emphasis on moose in Riding Mountain National Park.  Proceedings of the North American Moose Conference and Workshop,  15: 349-361.

1980    Gilbert, F.F., E. Bossenmaier, L.N. Carbyn, D. Hebert, M. Hoefs, J. Huot, G. Mitchell, W. Prescott, N. Simmons, and L. Sugden.  The Wildlife Society of Canada - a reality in 1981?  Wildl. Soc. Bull. 8: 179-198.

1981    Carbyn, L.N.  Territory displacement in a wolf population with abundant prey.  Journal of  Mammalogy.  62: 193-195.

1982    Carbyn, L.N.  Coyotes population fluctuations and spatial distribution in relation to wolf territories in Riding Mountain National Park.  Canadian Field-Naturalist,  96: 176-183.

1982    Oosenbrug, S. and L.N. Carbyn.  Winter predation on bison and activity patterns of a pack of wolves in Wood Buffalo National Park.  In Wolves of the world: perspectives of behaviour, ecology, and conservation.  Edited by F.H. Harrington and P.C. Paquet.  Noyes Press, Park Ridge, New Jersey.  pp 474.

1982    Carbyn, L.N.  Incidence of disease and its potential role in the population dynamics of wolves in Riding Mountain National Park, Manitoba.  In Wolves of the world:  perspectives of behaviour, ecology and conservation.  Edited by  F.H. Harrington and P.C. Paquet.  Noyes Press, Park Ridge, New Jersey.  pp 106-116.

1983    Carbyn, L.N.  Management of Non-Endangered Wolf Populations in Canada.  Acta. Zoologica Fennica  174: 239-243.

1983    Carbyn, L.N.  Wolf predation on elk in Riding Mountain National Park, Manitoba.   Journal of Wildlife Management.  47: 963-976.

1983    Carbyn, L.N. and D. Patriquin.  Home range sizes, movements and social organization of lynx in Riding Mountain National Park, Manitoba.  Canadian Field-Naturalist. 97:262-267.

1984    Carbyn, L.N.  Status of wolves in the Canadian Plains Region.  Man: user and modifier of Canadian Plain's resources.  Prairie Forum,  9: 291-298.

1986    Carbyn, L.N. and P. Paquet.  Long distance movement of a coyote from Riding Mountain National Park,   Journal of Wildlife Management, 50: 89.

1986    Paquet, P. and L.N. Carbyn.  Wolves (Canis lupus), killing denning black bears (Ursus americana) in the Riding Mountain National Park area.  Canadian Field-Naturalist,100: 371-372.

1987    Carbyn, L.N.  Gray wolf and red Wolf.  In Wildlife furbearer management and conservation in North America.  Edited by M. Novak, G.A. Baker, M.E. Obbard and B. Malloch.   Ontario Trappers Association, Toronto, Ontario.  pp. 359-376.

1987    Carbyn, L.N. and T. Trottier.  Responses of bison on their calving grounds to predation by wolves in Wood Buffalo National Park.  Canadian Journal of Zoology, 65: 2072-2078.

1988    Carbyn, L.N. and T. Trottier.  Descriptions of wolf attacks on bison calves in Wood Buffalo National Park   Arctic, 41: 297-302.

1989    Carbyn, L.N.  Coyote attacks on children in Western North America.  Wildlife Society Bulletin,  17:  444-446.

1992    Carbyn, L.N.  Wolves and bison:  Wood Buffalo National Park - past, present and future.  Alberta:  Studies in Arts and Scienes 3(1): 167-178.

1993    Gunson, J.R., M. Jalkotzy, L.N. Carbyn  and L. Roy.  Predation in hoofed Mammals of Alberta.  Edited by B. Stelfox.  Lone Pine Publishing, Edmonton. pp. 69-80.

1994    Carbyn, L.N., H.J. Armbruster and C. Mamo.  The swift fox reintroduction program in Canada from 1983 to 1992.  In Restoration of endangered species: conceptual issues, planning and implementation.  Edited by M.L. Bowles and C.J. Whelan.  Cambridge Univiversity Press, New York, N.Y.  pp. 247-271.

1995    Fritts, S. and L. N. Carbyn.  Population viability, nature reserves, and the outlook for gray wolf conservation in North America.  Restoration Ecology, 3: 26-38.

1997    Carbyn, L.N.  Unusual movement by bison, Bison bison, in response to wolf, Canis lupus, predation.  Canadian Field-Naturalist. 3:461-462.

1998    Carbyn, L.N., N. Lunn and K. Timoney.  1998.  Trends in distribution and abundance of bison in W.B.N.P.  Wildlife Society Bulletin. 26(3):463-470.

2001    Breitenmoser, U., C. Breitenmoser-Wuersten; L.N. Carbyn and S. Funk.  2001.  Assessment of Carnivore reintroductions.  241 - 282  In Carnivore Conservation.  Edited by J.L. Gittleman; S.M. Funk; D. Macdonald; and R.K. Wayne.  Conservation Biology.  Cambridge University Press.  675 pp.

2001    Carbyn, L.N. and D. Watson.  2001.  Translocation of Plains Bison to Wood Buffalo National Park: Economic and Conservation implications;  189-204.  In Large Mammal Restoration-Ecological and Sociological Challenges in the 21st century.  Edited by D.S. Maehr, R.F. Noss and L. Larkin.  Island Press.  375 pp.

2003    Paquet, P.C. and L.N. Carbyn.  2003.  Wolf, Canis lupus.  2003.  In Wild Mammals of North America: Biology, Management, and Conservation.  Edited by G.A. Feldhamer, B.C. Thompson, and J.A. Chapman.  Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD.

2003    Ballard, W., L.N. Carbyn and D. Smith.  2003.  Wolf interactions with other carnivore species.  In Wolves: Behaviour, Ecology and Conservation.  Edited by L.D. Mech and L. Boitani.

2010    Carbyn, L.N, R. Leech and G. Ash. The evoltion of biological societies in Alberta.  Canadian Field-Naturalist.  124(4): 321-329.