Cle Elum Ranger Station

[6/11/19] Big Horn Sheep

Posted in EnvironmentTagged , ,

The Forest Service is expanding their efforts to balance Bighorn Sheep with domestic grazing needs. Once a native species of Washington State, by the 1930s bighorn sheep had been almost removed largely through over-hunting, disease, and habitat loss. Now Washington is home to an estimated 1,700 wild bighorn sheep which range in 17 herds. From […]