Asmall transport box may look like no way to travel for man or beast, but game and fish says these Bighorn Sheep are much more likely to thrive here than they would in the Kofa mountains north of Yuma where they came from. There are about 6,000 Bighorn sheep in the US..that's more than double the population at it's low 30 years ago. Most of these conservationists are also game hunters....a contradiction? Gary Barcom, is a hunter and a member of The Big Horn Sheep Society He says "no".
"We'd like to be able to see my grandkids enjoy the outdoors and the animals as well." The sheep will be tracked with motion sensors and radio transmitters so game and fish can monitor the sheep in their new home.
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