The Bighorn of Death Valley

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Contents
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Summaryxi
Introduction1
How and Why This Study Was Begun1
Previous Studies of Death Valley Bighorn4
Chronology and Scope of the Present Study5
Cast of Characters9
Life History of the Death Valley Bighorn15
Habitat15
Food18
Kinds18
Shortages29
A Factor in Distribution and Survival36
Water36
Requirements by Season36
Amounts Taken39
Shortages46
Caused by Man48
Caused by Wild Burros48
Natural49
Acceptance of New Sources49
Watering Behavior51
A Factor in Distribution and Survival56
Home Area57
Trails58
Activity59
General Habits59
Wariness59
By Age Class and Sex59
"Freezing"60
Curiosity60
Length of Retreat When Frightened61
Response to Humans and Equipment62
Response to Noises67
Herd Leadership72
Gregariousness76
Play76
Memory79
Climbing Ability80

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Table of contents

  • Title Page i
  • Foreword iii
  • Acknowledgments v
  • Contents vii
  • Summary xi
  • Introduction - How and Why this Study was Begun 1
  • Life History of the Death Valley Bighorn 15
  • Status for the Future 181
  • Selected Bibliography 189
  • Photographs 197
  • Index 239
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