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Highway salt distracts caribou near Buchans

Caribou stop to lick salt on the highway near Buchans on Nov. 29. - Pauline Dean/Special to The Advertiser
Caribou stop to lick salt on the highway near Buchans on Nov. 29. - Pauline Dean/Special to The Advertiser

At the first sign of salt being spread on the Buchans Highway, you can almost be guaranteed to see caribou come out of nowhere for a lick.

These caribou were spotted Nov. 29 near Buchans. They were so absorbed they hardly seemed to notice traffic.

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