Mountain goats and mountain sheep of Washington by Rolf L. Johnson

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Published by Washington Dept. of Game in [Olympia] .

Written in English

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  • Mountain goat -- Washington (State),
  • Bighorn sheep -- Washington (State),
  • Wildlife management -- Washington (State)

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Statementby Rolf L. Johnson, Frank R. Lockard.
SeriesBiological bulletin ;, no. 18 (Jan. 1983), Biological bulletin (Washington (State). Dept. of Game) ;, no. 18.
ContributionsLockard, Frank R., Washington (State). Dept. of Game.
LC ClassificationsQL737.U53 J65 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 196 p. :
Number of Pages196
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3001789M
LC Control Number84620689

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Johnson, Rolf L. Mountain goats and mountain sheep of Washington. [Olympia]: Washington Dept. of Game, [].

Preface. Washington State has the largest native population of mountain goats in the contiguous United States. A pioneer study of mountain goats was initiated here more than four decades ago (Anderson, ).

The two-year study was the first comprehensive life history work done on mountain goats in North America. Mountain goats and mountain sheep of Washington by Rolf L. Johnson,Washington Dept.

of Game edition, in English. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Mountain goats and mountain sheep of Washington (Biological bulletin) at Read honest. Mountain goats are present in all three national parks in Washington (North Cascades, Mount Rainer, Olympic), where no hunting is permitted.

Mountain goats are also present in sections of Indian Reservations within Washington, including the Yakama Reservation. See the Big Game Hunting Seasons and Regulations pamphlet for additional information.

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Most Brutal Chimpanzee Society Ever Discovered. Mountain goats are not really goats at all, but are members of the antelope in goats (Oreamnos americanus) are native to Alaska, the Cascade Mountains of Washington State, and a few other areas in the lower 48 states.

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13, Helicopters and trucks are relocating hundreds of mountain goats from Olympic National Park in an effort officials said will protect natural resources, reduce visitor safety issues and boost native goat populations elsewhere in Washington state. A mountain goat release site, at Darrington in the North Cascades.

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They were introduced into the Ruby Mountains in the mid ’s with the release of 12 goats obtained from Washington state. In11 goats, also obtained from Washington, were released into the East Humboldt mountain range. As ofthere are approximately animals in the East Humboldt’s and animals in the Ruby Mountains.

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