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 publication at the mountain goat bargains a perfectly written portrait of its existence, behavior, and atmosphere. Douglas H. Chadwick tracked mountain goat herds for seven years, and his observations are richly textured and replete with interesting and dramatic information. We research of the mountain goats' lives from beginning to maturity, their feeding conduct, certain social habit and courtship rituals, and their lengthy background. Chadwick additionally makes transparent the troubling and escalating influence of the fashionable international at the mountain goat's wasteland domestic. This Bison Books variation includes a new advent by means of the author.
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