Up close with B.C.’s endangered baby caribou — and the First Nations trying to save them

In 2014, with just 16 caribou remaining in the Klinse-Za herd, West Moberly First Nations and Saulteau First Nations decided to take matter into their own hands, building a pen for pregnant cows atop a remote mountain. Six years later, the herd is up to 95 caribou, including eight calves born in the pen this year. The Narwhal visited the maternity enclosure to meet the newest baby caribou in late June