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Utilization of lichens by pronghorn antelope in three valleys in east-central Idaho

Allan E. Thomas

Utilization of lichens by pronghorn antelope in three valleys in east-central Idaho

by Allan E. Thomas

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Published by Bureau of Land Management, Idaho State Office in Boise, Idaho .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food,
  • Rhizoplaca,
  • Pronghorn,
  • Lichens

  • Edition Notes

    Statement by Allan E. Thomas and Roger Rosentreter
    Series Idaho Bureau of Land Management technical bulletin -- no. 92-3, Technical bulletin (United States. Bureau of Land Management. Idaho State Office) -- 92-3.
    ContributionsRosentreter, Roger, 1951-, United States. Bureau of Land Management. Idaho State Office
    The Physical Object
    Pagination 1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25501403M

    II. CENSUS – The following techniques are commonly used in Wyoming to estimate sex and age composition, and size of pronghorn populations. A. Pre-season Classifications – Pronghorn are classified from fixed wing aircraft and from vehicles on the ground. To assure consistent results, the same observer should conduct. The purpose of the data is to provide a comprehensive list and spatial location of North Dakota Pronghorn Antelope Range Map. This dataset is primarily used as a framework data layer for use in GIS and other mapping applications and does not represent a land survey of the range.

    Pronghorn Antelope. wo of the most important characteristics of quality antelope habitat (more specifically, the vegetation structure) concern visibility and mobility. That is, the 2 most important mechanisms of self-defense for antelope are vision and speed. Anything that interferes with.   Pronghorn Antelope Research Antilocapra americana John Byers is an animal behaviorist primarily interested in behavioral development, play, sexual selection and female mate choice and has maintained a study of a population of pronghorn (Antilocapra americana) on the National Bison Range in western Montana since

    The pronghorn of North America is the sole living member of the family of Antilocapridae. The Jackson Hole web site says that antelope vary greatly in size. The smallest, the royal antelope of Africa's western coastal regions weighs about 15 lb and stands 10 inches tall at the shoulder. The population of pronghorn antelope in the Trans-Pecos has declined by about 50 percent in the last 20 years. Elements that have hindered the antelope herd numbers include drought, predators, and manmade obstacles. The net wire fence, a distinctive trademark from sheep and goat ranching legacies, has become recognized as one of the primary.


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Pronghorn had not been sighted in Long Valley for 60 years but moved into Long Valley from adjacent ranges within a few years of the wildfires. Inpostfire plant composition was 60 percent grasses, 20 percent forbs, and 20 percent shrubs with a mean height of 17 inches ( cm).

Thomas, A. and R. Rosentreter. Antelope utilization of lichens in the Birch Creek Valley of Idaho. Proc. of the 15th Biennial Pronghorn Antelope Workshop, Rock Springs, WY, June, Thomas, A. and R. Rosentreter. Utilization of lichens by pronghorn antelope in three valleys in east-central Idaho.

Idaho Bureau of Land Management. Xanthoparmelia chlorochroa has been cited as an indicator of good pronghorn antelope range, as well as a source of forage during particularly harsh or long winters.

3,24 Cattle, sheep, pronghorn antelope, and elk have all been reported to consume X. chlorochroa. 2,6,24 Accounts of any lichen species being toxic in ruminants are extremely rare.

Beath () reported poisoning of Cited by: This lichen was collected and fed to three captive elk. Two of these elk exhibited signs of ataxia, which rapidly progressed to weakness and recumbency after 7 and 10 days on this diet. pronghorn antelope habitat3 as well as a source of water or forage during harsh winters (Thomas A, Rosentreter R:Utilization of lichens by pronghorn antelope in three valleys in east-central Idaho.

Idaho Bureau of Land Management Technical Bulletin 92–93) Reports of poisoning following ingestion of any lichen species are extremely rare. Utilization of lichens by pronghorn antelope in three valleys in east-central Idaho.

Idaho Bureau of Land Management Technical Bulletin No 13 pps. Ure, D.C. and C. Maser. Mycophagy of red-backed voles in Oregon and Washington.

Canadian Journal of Zoology The Pronghorn is the fastest land mammal of North America and the Western Hemisphere. Though not a true antelope, this ungulate is colloquially called in different names like prong buck, pronghorn antelope, cabri (in Native American language), or just antelope.

This is because it has some strange resemblance to the old world antelopes. This very common species of artiodactyl mammal evolved. pronghorn antelope are defined as buck or doe pronghorn antelope.

(3) Shooting time shall be from one-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset. (4) Method of take: (A) The holder of any archery-only pronghorn antelope license tag may only take pronghorn antelope using archery equipment, as defined in Section of these regulations.

In the mid ’s Pronghorn Antelope were probably more abundant than today but decreased in number during the height of livestock and mining development and settlement.

In the early to mid 20th century, conservation efforts including the establishment of the Charles Sheldon Antelope Refuge, helped increase antelope numbers in the state. Aquatic Inventories of Three Mountain Lakes in North-Central Idaho, Coeur d'Alene District, Idaho.

Raleigh Idaho BLM Technical Bulletin Utilization of Lichens by Pronghorn Antelope in Three Valleys in East-Central Idaho Thomas, Rosentreter Idaho BLM Technical Bulletin Aspen Stand Water Development for Wildlife Rice Utilization of Lichens by Pronghorn Antelope in Three Valleys in East-Central Idaho Thomas, Rosentreter Idaho BLM Technical Bulletin Aspen Stand Water Development for Wildlife Rice Idaho BLM Technical Bulletin Evaluation of the Status of Bull Trout in the Jarbidge River Drainage, Idaho.

Part of this dwindling population consists of the Sonoran Pronghorn Antelope, a desert sub--species of the pronghorn. valleys, separated by mountains and mesas.

It rains in the winter and summer, but spring and autumn bring very dry, arid weather. The landscape is dry and sparsely vegetated with cactus, creosote bush, tumbleweed, and ocotillo. Utilization of lichens by pronghorn antelope in three valleys in east-central Idaho.

Idaho Bureau of Land Management Technical Bulletin No. Thomas, DC Moose diet and use of successional forests in the Canadian Taiga Alces Thomas, DC Edmonds, J Rumen contents and habitat selection of Peary caribou in winter, Canadian arctic.

Pronghorn antelope hunting is a classic of the American West. The animals are numerous in most prairie states and provinces, including Arizona, New Mexico, Texas, Utah, Colorado, Wyoming, Nebraska, South Dakota, Montana and Alberta.

Being exclusively a North American species, the Pronghorn Antelope can’t be hunted anywhere else in the world. Pronghorn Fleet-footed pronghorns are among the speediest animals in North America. They can run at more than 53 miles an hour, leaving pursuing coyotes and bobcats in the dust.

State wildlife officials have tried three times to reintroduce pronghorn antelope to Central and Eastern Washington. In the s, pronghorn antelope from Nevada were released at the Yakima. History of Pronghorn in California.

Pronghorn antelope are native to California and are an important species economically and culturally to citizens of the state. Their historic range included much of the Central Valley and southern and northeast areas of the state (yellow). Pronghorn prefer wide-open habitat including prairie and sagebrush.

The pronghorn (Antilocapra Americana) is the only surviving species of the family Antilocapridae. Pronghorn are the second fastest land mammal on earth, effortlessly running at mph and topping out at speeds around 60 mph. This specialized adaptation for speed is attributed to an evolutionary arms race with their historic top predator, the.

The main difference in the ancestors of the pronghorn antelope of today was horn structure. Some had more tines, almost like deer, and some had different tips to their horns.

As the antelope were evolving one of the main pressures which made them what they are today was the predators that they lived with. Antelope are amazing runners. For the first time since the early years of the 20th Century, pronghorn antelope are again roaming free in the Antelope Valley area.

Fifty-five pronghorns, part of a group of live-trapped in.Pronghorn antelope, being the smallest North American big game ruminant, are about three feet (one meter) tall at the shoulders and about feet ( meters) long.

By weight, males are on average larger, pounds (54 kilograms), than females which are pounds (48 kilograms) on average.Pronghorn Antelope Facts: History, Habitats and Habits. Hanging from the walls or resting on the mantel in the front room of my cabin are the antlers and horns of a variety of wild North American.