Zion NP planning to relocate some of its bighorn sheep

Sometimes, the best way to help wildlife is to spread them out. And that's what Zion National Park officials are proposing to do with some of their desert bighorn sheep.

Under a plan open for public comment through September 25, park officials are proposing to work with the state of Utah to relocate some of the park's bighorns to other locations in the state. The proposal would both help the state enhance its bighorn herds and the park reduce the chance of disease infecting its herds.

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