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20 Bighorn Sheep Released by AZ Game and Fish

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Twenty bighorn sheep have been released in the Catalina Mountains. 

In the Catalina Mountains, which are north of Tuscon, Arizona, twenty bighorn sheep have been released as a part of a three-year project to grow the population.

Tucson News Now

Before the release, there were 65 bighorn sheep already in the mountains, of which 33 were collared and being monitored. This is a big deal for the Arizona Game and Fish Department, as they continue to grow, and attempt to sustain the bighorn sheep population.

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20 Bighorn Sheep Released by AZ Game and Fish