By Douglas H. Chadwick
Resourceful, belligerent, and unbelievably sure-footed, the mountain goat is a white-coated survivor from the Ice Age. Oreamnos americanus stocks its dizzying alpine international with elk, eagles, bighorn sheep, and grizzlies. this primary full-length publication at the mountain goat deals a wonderfully written portrait of its lifestyles, behavior, and atmosphere. Douglas H. Chadwick tracked mountain goat herds for seven years, and his observations are richly textured and replete with attention-grabbing and dramatic info. We research of the mountain goats' lives from start to maturity, their feeding behavior, certain social habit and courtship rituals, and their lengthy heritage. Chadwick additionally makes transparent the troubling and escalating effect of the trendy international at the mountain goat's wasteland domestic. This Bison Books variation contains a new creation by means of the author.
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