Danger! Danger! Major Predators:
Located at 70 ° latitude, -128° longitude.
The caribou has poor eyesight and hearing, which makes it easy prey. However, it is capable of outrunning most of its predators, including:
- The Arctic wolf, which follow the herd for many miles before attacking a specific animal.
- The golden eagle, which preys on the young caribou, snatching them in their talons and carrying them off.
- Wolves, wolverines, grizzly bears, also track and kill caribou.
- Humans: the caribou is one of the mainstays of the Inuit and First Nations peoples of northern Canada.