Bighorn Sheep Herd Die-offs in British Columbia: The Need for a Provincial Wild/Domestic Sheep Separation Strategy

This report prepared for the BC Wildlife Federation recommends legal changes to ensure best management practices are implemented to prevent the spread of fatal diseases from domestic livestock to wild bighorn sheep, thinhorn sheep and mountain goats.

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produced by
Environmental Law Centre, University of Victoria
produced in
2015
last reviewed
April 2018 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
resource type
reports & documents
tags
wildlife, wildlife protection, bighorn sheep, environmental law, environmental policy, animal husbandry, livestock, wildlife & habitat, species at risk