Estimated state/province goat population - about 50,000 (Ministry of Environment website)
Location(s) - In British Columbia, goats are more numerous in the northwest part of the province, but substantial populations occur throughout the main chain of the Rockies and in the Coast, Cariboo, Selkirk and Purcell ranges.
Governmental Management Agency - BC Ministry of the Environment - link
Human population: 4,510,858
State/province size: 364,764 sq mi
Goats introduced into state/province: N/A (largest population of mountain goats on the planet)
Other links BC Wildlife Federation
Keeping the goat in the mountains...
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