Winter kill can still occur during spring March 14, 2013 Idaho

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Winter kill can still occur during spring March 14, 2013 Idaho, The Idaho Statesman
... Steve Nadeau, Idaho Fish and Game's southwest regional wildlife manager ...said if an animal's fat reserves don't last through winter, it uses up not only fat stored beneath the skin, but also fat within its internal organs and bone marrow... When starvation reaches a critical point, it is nearly impossible to reverse... you may encounter herds  ... Disturbing them can cause harm ...


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