Episode 61 – Mountain Goats with Dr. Marco Festa-Bianchet and Jesse Zeman

Jan 1, 2022Podcast

Episode 61 – Mountain Goats with Dr. Marco Festa-Bianchet and Jesse Zeman

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In this episode Curtis and Mark are joined again by Dr. Marco Festa-Bianchet – professor wildlife researcher at the Unversité de Sherbrooke in Quebec and Jesse Zeman – Executive Director of the BC Wildlife Federation. Topics discussed include Mountain Goat ecology and biology and what makes goats unique, what some of the newest science is telling us about goats, age of primiparity, whether selective hunting pressure is an issue in goats, Mountain Goat management and harvest, the state of Mountain Goats in BC and Alberta, whether we are doing a good job counting goats, the conservation priorities for goats and other white animals including the wild turkey.

Show Notes

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