Scientific Name of Mouflon
Features and facts of Mouflon
- Size: Average 27 inches in height
- Weight: Up to 100 pounds
- Life Span: Approximately 15 to 20 years.
- Diet: In the wild: grasses, sedges and forbs.
- Habitat: They inhabit fairly dry upland and mountain areas
- Status: Endangered
Conservation of Mouflon
The species is in highest risk of extinction in many parts of the world due to the hunting of Mouflon and the difficulty in finding enough food in the harsh environment. In order to protect this species from further deterioration, the governments all over the world have been introduced various laws to protect the habitat of Mouflon.