Life on the Rocks: A Portrait of the Mountain Goat by Bruce L. Smith
- 192 Pages
- Written by Bruce L. Smith
- Mountain Goat Book
"Life on the Rocks provides an intimate portrait of this denizen of the heights, drawing upon the rich personal experience of the author as well as the scientific literature. Illustrated with stunning photographs, the book is a call to action for the conservation of mountain goats and their fragile high-elevation ecosystem. It will be of interest to all who appreciate the mountain wilderness." - Marco Festa-Bianchet, Université de Sherbrooke, Canada
While there is a surplus of fascinating wildlife in Montana, there is one mammal that sticks out. The iconic Mountain Goat is a creature that has wowed locals and tourists alike. Only occupying remote and rugged locations, these hoofed animals are often referred to as extraordinary mountaineers and are known for being very elusive. If you are as fascinated by these creatures as we are, make sure to pick up Life on the Rocks: A Portrait of the Mountain Goat by Bruce L. Smith. This unique book offers a close look into the interesting life of the Mountain Goat.
This genius novel was written by the talented Bruce L. Smith. As a veteran wildlife manager and scientist of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Bruce is passionate about the curiosities of nature. Bruce has dedicated his life to managing wildlife populations on the Wind River Indian Reservation alongside the National Elk Refuge in Wyoming! With a background like his, this novel is sure to keep you on the edge of your seat from start to finish.
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