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Bighorns On The Move

Posted by on Mar 16, 2015

Bighorns On The Move

In the distance I could see several trucks and trailers circled like wagons below a large outcrop of orange-red sandstone. In the early morning sun, the outcrop and those surrounding it glowed with such intense orange and red hues that there was no question why the area is called Valley of Fire. Designated a state park in 1935, Valley of Fire was once a center of activity for the prehistoric...

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Nevada Bighorns On The Move

Posted by on Mar 16, 2015

Nevada Bighorns On The Move

This week on Nevada Wild podcast, Teresa and Edwin discuss Bighorn sheep in Nevada with NDOW Biologist Pat Cummings and Doug Nielsen. You might also be interested in a detailed account of a Bighorn sheep trans-location project (Bighorns on the move) with Utah Division of Wildlife. http://nevadawild.org/audio/NevadaWild-Season-1-Episode-15.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window |...

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Bighorn Sheep in Nevada

Posted by on Oct 7, 2014

Bighorn Sheep in Nevada

This week, we spend the entire hour learning in detail about bighorn sheep. Listeners may not know that Nevada is home to three categories of sheep, the Nelson Desert, California and Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep. Join us for our interview with biologist Pat Cummings. In our second segment learn about the very special park in Southern Nevada where humans and bighorn sheep can meet face to face....

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