• Wind Cave National Park - Two Worlds

    Wind Cave

    National Park South Dakota

Abstract - Herd Status and Culling Guide, Wind Cave National Park

Green, Wendy and Rothstein, Aron. 1984. Herd Status and Culling Guide, Wind Cave National Park, May 1984. 9+ p.


Contents: Herd Description: Age/Sex Composition; Reproductive Rates by Age; Individual Reproductive Rates; Mortality; Culling Guide: Age/Sex Composition; Behavioral Factors; Special Considerations Regarding Calves; Research Subjects; Summary of Culling Suggestions: Genetic Considerations: Genetic Status of Herd; Conclusions

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