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Bighorn Sheep Headshots

These headshots were taken as I hiked the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument of New Mexico in search of what Mother Nature provides. New Mexico bighorn sheep historically speaking have never been widespread in the Northern part of the … Continue reading

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Bighorn Ram of the Rio Grande del Norte National Monument

The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish, working with the Bureau of Land Management and the Taos Pueblo, have augmented a population of Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep in the Rio Grande Gorge north of the Orilla Verde Recreation Area. … Continue reading

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New Mexico Bighorn Sheep

New Mexico bighorn sheep historically speaking have never been widespread in the Northern part of the Land of Enchantment. There’s documented evidence of New Mexico bighorn sheep in White Rock Canyon, the Monzano Mountains and the Pecos and Wheeler Peak … Continue reading

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Rio Grande Bighorn Sheep

In 2007 crews with the state Department of Game and Fish, the U.S. Forest Service and Taos Pueblo used drop nets baited with salt blocks to capture 25 sheep in the Pecos Wilderness. The animals were examined, given shots, outfitted … Continue reading

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