Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: Idaho
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

Idaho Project

Effects of sylvatic plague on Northern Idaho Ground Squirrels

January 2014 - April 2019


Participating Agencies

  • US Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Idaho Department of Fish and Game
  • US Fish & Wildlife Service
  • US Geological Survey
  • Idaho Department of Fish & Game

Experimental field studies to document whether sylvatic plague is reducing survival of the federally threatened Northern Idaho Ground Squirrel