Sheep is back on the menu

by Stewart Burnett - August 3, 2017

A new survey of dall sheep in the Richardson Mountains, between Aklavik and Fort McPherson, shows the population’s numbers on the rise, which means the Gwich’in Renewable Resources Board is lifting its voluntary closure on hunting the animals. The GRRB’s June survey showed the population has climbed from 496 in 2014 to 647 now. When…

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