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An "Isard" (Pyrenean chamois) in the French Pyrénées

 
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An "Isard" (Pyrenean chamois) in the French Pyrénées
An "Isard" (french/spannish word for a Pyrenean chamois) in the French Pyrénées.
Like many other types of Chamois (Carpathians, Picos de Europa, Caucasus), the Isard is a race on its own

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NoonduelerNIce catch!

Noondueler

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Is the Isard looking from a sheer precipice or down another slope?
Posted Apr 11, 2009 12:47 pm

visentinRe: NIce catch!

visentin

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I know this pass and the other slope is not as sheer as it looks like, despite the impression the picture gives
Posted Apr 17, 2009 3:14 am

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visentinSubmitted by visentin
on Apr 10, 2009 7:50 am

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Object Title: An "Isard" (Pyrenean chamois) in the French Pyrénées

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