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

Once a Hunter, Now He Works to Preserve Chamois

Chamois
Credit Marcin Białek, Wikimedia Commons. CC BY-SA
Chamois, One Species at a Time, by Ari Daniel Shapiro

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)