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 global with elk, eagles, bighorn sheep, and grizzlies. this primary full-length booklet at the mountain goat deals a wonderfully written portrait of its existence, behavior, and setting. Douglas H. Chadwick tracked mountain goat herds for seven years, and his observations are richly textured and replete with interesting and dramatic information. We study of the mountain goats' lives from beginning to maturity, their feeding conduct, particular social habit and courtship rituals, and their lengthy historical past. Chadwick additionally makes transparent the troubling and escalating effect of the trendy global at the mountain goat's desert domestic. This Bison Books variation includes a new advent through the author.
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