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Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences
  Year: 2007 | Volume: 10 | Issue: 18 | Page No.: 3150-3153
DOI: 10.3923/pjbs.2007.3150.3153
 
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Current Distribution and Status of Himalayan ibex in Upper Neelum Valley, District Neelum Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan

Usman Ali , Khawaja Bashrat Ahmed , Muhammad Siddique Awan , Shaid Asraf , Mohammad Basher and Mohammad Naeem Awan

Abstract:
Nine months field survey was conducted from July 2004 to August 2005 to take the data on the distribution and population status of Himalayan ibex (Capra ibex sibirica) in the upper Neelum valley of Azad Kashmir. Survey was carried out using direct (senses) as well as indirect (sampling) methods. 122 animals of different categories were recorded in the study area. Total average population was composed of 31.79% male, 32.79% female, 25.41% young and 9.84% yearling animals. Various threats to the population of ibex in the area were also studied.
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Usman Ali , Khawaja Bashrat Ahmed , Muhammad Siddique Awan , Shaid Asraf , Mohammad Basher and Mohammad Naeem Awan , 2007. Current Distribution and Status of Himalayan ibex in Upper Neelum Valley, District Neelum Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Biological Sciences, 10: 3150-3153.

DOI: 10.3923/pjbs.2007.3150.3153

URL: https://scialert.net/abstract/?doi=pjbs.2007.3150.3153

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