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Researchers Find Energy Development and Tree Encroachment Impact Wyoming Pronghorn

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University of Wyoming


Pronghorns congregate in the Adobe Town area of Wyoming’s Red Desert. A new analysis involving a UW researcher shows that many pronghorn herds in the state are experiencing long-term declines in fawn production, primarily a result of oil and gas development and encroachment of trees. (Jacob Hennig Photo)

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