The pronghorn antelope

its range use and food habits in Central Montana with special reference to wheat by Glen F. Cole

Publisher: Montana Fish and Game Dep"t. in [Helena]

Written in English
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Edition Notes

StatementGlen F. Cole and Bruce T. Wilkins
SeriesMontana Fish and Game Commission Technical Bulletin -- no. 2, Technical bulletin (Montana Fish and Game Commission) -- no. 2.
ContributionsWilkins, Bruce T.
LC ClassificationsQL737.U52 C6
The Physical Object
Pagination39 pages :
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26319359M

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Parts of the book were extremely useful. I thought the section on field judging Pronghorns was very valuable. The section on hunting clothing is also very handy for the novice Pronghorn hunter. A majority of the book simplifies Pronghorn hunting with rifles to simply be glassing a prairie, see a Pronghorn, stalk it, and shoot it/5(11).

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Being exclusively a North American species, the Pronghorn Antelope can’t be hunted anywhere else in the world. In his book “Here Roamed the Antelope,” Glenn A.

Settle quoted Antelope Valley pioneer John D. Covington (): “When I was a boy, 30 cowboys and myself made a count one day and. Desert dandelions and desert pincushions carpet an area frequented by pronghorn antelope near the Mojave Desert town of Beatty, Nev. (Brian van der Brug / Los Angeles Times) In a book, "California's Mammals," Frank Stephens wrote: "In I saw two dozen antelope near Perris.

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Keep an eye out for more species and how to hunt them._ Swift as the prairie wind and handsome as a June afternoon, pronghorn antelope are marvelous creatures. The only member of a The pronghorn antelope book of ungulates that occupies the evolutionary territory between African antelope and.

Huge Pronghorn Antelope. Our buck antelope average about 15 inches with many approaching or exceeding Boone & Crockett size.

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We define a record book antelope as one with inches of horn length. An antelope qualifies for record book status when it scores in the high 70s and above using the Safari Club International scoring system. The record book hunt areas can be harder to draw, so we strongly recommend you enroll in our preference point program.

The pronghorn (UK: / ˈ p r ɒ ŋ h ɔːr n /, US: / ˈ p r ɔː ŋ-/) (Antilocapra americana) is a species of artiodactyl (even-toed, hoofed) mammal indigenous to interior western and central North not an antelope, it is often known colloquially in North America as the American antelope, prong buck, pronghorn antelope, prairie antelope, or simply antelope because it closely Class: Mammalia.

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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 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. RELIVE YOUR RECORDS-BOOK ACCOMPLISHMENT FOREVER BOONE AND CROCKETT CLUB® OFFICIAL SCORING SYSTEM FOR NORTH AMERICAN BIG GAME TROPHIES MINIMUM SCORES AWARDS ALL-TIME PRONGHORN No part of this scoring system may be altered in any way.

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The scientific name originates from Antilo=antelope andcapra=goat, thus antelope-goat. There are five subspecies of pronghorn, three of which occur in Arizona. Book Hunting Trip; Wyoming Pronghorn Antelope Hunting. There are more pronghorns in Wyoming than there are people. These reddish brown mammals generally run about three feet tall and weigh up to pounds.

Compared with their body size, their pronged horns are impressive and grow on both sexes, though male horns are bigger. The horns, which.

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Areas We Hunt: Beaver. Book Cliffs. Box Elder. Cache/Morgan/south Rich. Fillmore Oak Creek. La Sal, Potash/south Cisco. San. Divide Measurement C of the longer horn by four.

Starting at the base, mark both horns at these quarters (even though the other horn is shorter) and measure the circumferences at these marks. If the prong interferes with D-2, move the measurement down to just below the swelling of the prong. If D-3 falls in the swelling of the prong, move the.

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