Term Archive: sonoran pronghorn

August e-Update Published Today

August 1, 2013

This update details CBSG activities for the past several months. In June, CBSG and CBSG Mexico network facilitated a PHVA workshop for the Sonoran pronghorn, an antelope subspecies native to the US and Mexico. We presented at the International Congress for Conservation Biology (ICCB) in Maryland and attended the Zoos and Aquariums Committing to Conservation (ZACC) conference in Iowa.

Publications sonoran pronghorn, felids, tigers, Brazil, pikeminnow, primates

Sonoran Pronghorn Recovery in North America

July 25, 2013

The Sonoran pronghorn (Antilocapra americana sonoriensis) was one of the first species declared Endangered in the United States, receiving Federal protection under the new Endangered Species Preservation Act in 1967. These pronghorn are the fastest land mammal in North America, and are specially adapted to survive in the hot, dry conditions of their range in Arizona and Mexico.

Workshops PHVA, PVA, sonoran pronghorn