Severe winter claims some N.D.'s bighorn sheep
Published 03/12/2009, Dickinson (N.D.) Press
North Dakota Game and Fish Department big game biologist Brett Wiedmann, on a routine telemetry flight, located six radio-collared big horns that had died. All six appeared to have been victims of the severe winter weather. “I was real concerned at that point,” Wiedmann said. “Probably only a bison can withstand harsh winters more than a big horn can. They’re a real tough animal."Word count: 487
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