• View of Half Dome and Washington Column in Yosemite Valley

    Yosemite

    National Park California

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Range Map: 'Counting Sheep' Film Clip

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Sierra Nevada Bighorn Sheep: View a range map to understand how the sheep's high-elevation habitat has decreased through the past century in the Counting Sheep documentary, created by Green TV in 2004. (33 seconds)

  • Overview: Watch an introduction to this endangered animal. (1 minute and 45 seconds)
  • Mating: See the sheep's intricate mating habits. (3 minutes and 23 seconds)

Did You Know?

Wawona Covered Bridge

Built to connect human developments on both sides of the South Fork Merced River, the Wawona Covered Bridge is one of few covered bridges in the region. Built in 1868 by Yosemite’s first guardian, Galen Clark, the Wawona Covered Bridge boasts state significance within transportation, entertainment, and recreation contexts.