Going Feral: Four Wild Goat Hunts for the People

Ibex in Spain. Markhor in Pakistan. Tur in Azerbaijan. Hunts for Capra are some of the wildest, rarest, most expensive, and most sought-after mountain adventures on Planet Earth. Tags are limited. Logistics are complicated. Costs can rival the price of a quaint two-bedroom house in the suburbs. But there is another way — hunting for feral goats.  A feral goat

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The Art of Conservation: Yeti Presents ‘Wild Sheep’

“There is no half way. After his first exposure, a man is either a sheep hunter or he isn’t. He either falls under the spell of sheep hunting and sheep country or he won’t be caught dead on another sheep mountain.” — Jack O’Connor This book is for the sheep hunters. For the readers of O’Connor and the lovers of

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Vector is preserved for total extermination of wild boars

photo: Semina Mikhail Given that the protection of the reserve is assigned to Rosprirodnadzor, there is no one to regulate the number. Therefore, Deputy Prime Minister Alexei Gordeyev instructed the Ministry of Natural Resources to work out the issue of quickly assigning the reserve to the Nizhne-Svirsky Reserve, whose employees must cope with this task. In addition, the Rosselkhoznadzor once

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Samara proceeds to depopulation of wild boar due to ASF

photo: Anton Zhuravkova The Department of Hunting and Fisheries of the region set a task for hunters to reduce the density of animals in fixed hunting grounds (up to 0.25 individuals per 1 thousand hectares) and prevent the spread of the disease. Since there is a serious danger of the spread of African swine fever among wild boars in the

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