Hemgoat
Datum: 17.02.2015 Författare: Linn Fenna Groeneveld Kategori: Husdjur

A wild goat population, which has been roaming an island in Norway’s Sunnmøre district since the 1950s, will be subject of a study being carried out this year. The project was initiated with a field trip to the island of Skorpa beginning of February. The project, which is lead by…

Datum: 17.09.2012 Författare: Anne Kettunen Kategori: Husdjur

One bottleneck occurred in the years 1875-1885 when the population went down to only 62 individuals. In the year 1930 the breed reached its largest known size of almost 3000 individuals. However, this period was followed by another population bottleneck, and in the years 1950-1967 the population was comprised of…