Male Bighorn Sheep on cliff - Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
Male Bighorn Sheep on cliff - Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

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Caption   A male Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis) strikes a heroic pose as it stands on a cliff overlooking the Lamar Valley in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. The large, curving horns after which the species is named are apparent. In the background is a dead tree.
Photo Id   w5024-f582-ed17b
Date and Time   January 27, 2014   11:14 AM
Location   Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming
latitude 44° 52' 10.8" N       longitude 110° 10' 37.6" W
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Keywords   bighorn sheep, Ovis canadensis, sheep, mammal, animal, wildlife, male, horns, tree, sky, rock, snow, cliff, ridgeline Yellowstone, Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, WY, United States, rugged, strong, majestic, proud, imposing
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