Laura Eliuk

Laura Eliuk is an MSc student in Dr. Jason Fisher's ACME Lab in the School of Environmental Studies at the University of Victoria. Laura uses camera traps to assess human activity and mammal distributions in the Eastern Slopes of Alberta's Rocky Mountains, and is interested in how landscape change, human activity, and management decisions affect large mammal distributions.

Affiliations: University of Victoria

Species Studied: Black Bear; Grizzly Bear; Grey Wolf; Mule Deer; White-Tailed Deer; Moose; Canada Lynx; Red Fox; Wolverine

Projects

  • Bighorn motorized recreation project

    The Bighorn Backcountry is a wilderness area situated in the mountains and foothills between Jasper and Banff National Parks in Alberta's central Rockies. This region supports a diverse mammal assemblage across a variety of habitats, while...