Sagebrush grasslands in southwest Montana have been disappearing for decades, putting ranchers and wildlife in jeopardy. A project is aiming to reverse this trend and engage a local workforce left in limbo by the novel coronavirus.
New Project Aims To Find, Count Montana's Pronghorn
Montana is home to the second biggest population of antelope in the country. But wildlife managers don’t know as much about them compared to other game like elk and deer. A new six-year project that uses helicopters and pickup truck laboratories aims to fill in the gaps and discover why some herds in the state are struggling.