One Species at a Time
12:09 am
Tue March 5, 2013

Once a Hunter, Now He Works to Preserve Chamois

Chamois
Chamois
Credit Marcin Białek, Wikimedia Commons. CC BY-SA

Growing up in a village in the foothills of the French Alps, Francis Roucher used to hunt the chamois. But on the day one of his shots went astray, Roucher was transformed from hunter to game manager, working to reverse the chamois’ decline.

 

 

Find out more about Chamois (Rupicapra rupicapra)