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Wild and wet Wyoming

I wouldn’t have believed it would rain every single day in the arid scrub land of western Wyoming during the past three weeks — but it did.   122 more words


Migratory antelope

Like the caribou in the arctic, Pronghorn Antelope are migratory, traveling 170 miles back and forth over a narrow corridor of sagebrush habitat in western Wyoming from the Grand Tetons to the upper Green River basin, near Pinedale. 104 more words



“At the turn of the 20th century, members of the wildlife conservation group, Boone and Crockett Club, had determined that extinction of the pronghorn was more of a probability than a possibility…The protection of habitat and hunting restrictions have allowed pronghorn numbers to recover to an estimated population between 500,000 and 1,000,000”

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I Need My Photography Fix!

After spending several days skiing, while Tom, Kelli & Mitchell snowboarded, I decided that I wanted to have a break.  I dropped them off at Powder Mountain near Ogden and started my way to Antelope Island State Park.   484 more words

A Good Narrative about the American Cheetah (Miracinonyx trumani) may be Ruined but maybe not

The close physical similarity between the extinct cheetah (Miracinonyx trumani) of Pleistocene North America, and the still extant cheetah (Acinonyx jubatus) of Africa and Asia caused confusion among paleontologists.  679 more words