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Sheep and Goats Predator Loss, from the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service
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Summary
Abstract: "Sheep and Goats Predator Loss" is a full-text file that
presents state and U.S. data on the number of head and value of
losses of sheep, lambs and goats from animal predators. Data
also include total losses from all causes including non-predator
(digestive and respiratory problems, weather-related causes,
theft, etc.). Data is given by predator or group of predators,
including coyotes, dogs, mountain lions, cougars, pumas, bears,
foxes, eagles, bobcats, and others (wolves, ravens, crows, pigs,
etc.).

LANGUAGE:

English
ACCESS/AVAILABILITY:

Data Center: National Agricultural Statistics Service
Dissemination Media: Diskette, Internet home page
File Format: Lotus, DBase
Access Instructions: Call NASS at 1-800-999-6779 for historical
series data available on diskette. For historical series data
available online, connect to the Internet home page at Cornell
University.

Or connect at the NASS Internet home page.

URL: 'http://www.nass.usda.gov/index.asp'

Geographic Coverage
 N: 76.63 S: 13.71  E: -61.48  W: -177.1

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-01-01


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA


Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE >ANIMAL SCIENCE >ANIMAL DISEASES/DISORDERS/PESTS    [Definition]
AGRICULTURE >ANIMAL SCIENCE >ANIMAL ECOLOGY AND BEHAVIOR    [Definition]
AGRICULTURE >ANIMAL SCIENCE >ANIMAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOLOGICAL DYNAMICS >SPECIES/POPULATION INTERACTIONS >SPECIES PREDATION    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
FARMING
BIOTA
ECONOMY


Keywords
AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SECURITY
ANIMAL LOSSES
ANIMAL PREDATORS
ANIMAL THEFT
BEARS
BOBCATS
Environmental Protection > Biota > Animals
COUGARS
COYOTES
CROWS
DIGESTIVE PROBLEMS
DOGS
EAGLES
FOXES
GOATS
LAMBS
MOUNTAIN LIONS
PIGS
PUMAS
RAVENS
RESPIRATORY PROBLEMS
SHEEP
WOLVES


Originating Center
USDA/NASS


Data Center
National Agricultural Statistics Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.nass.usda.gov/index.asp
Dataset ID: #PGG-BB

Data Center Personnel
Name: LINDA L. SIMPSON
Phone: 1-202-690-0270
Fax: 1-202-690-1311
Email: lsimpson at nass.usda.gov
Contact Address:
USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service
Estimates Division
South Agriculture Building, Room 5801
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
City: Washington
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20250
Country: USA


Personnel
LINDA L. SIMPSON
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1-202-690-0270
Fax: 1-202-690-1311
Email: lsimpson at nass.usda.gov
Contact Address:
USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service
Estimates Division
South Agriculture Building, Room 5801
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
City: Washington
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20250
Country: USA


Publications/References
SOURCE REFERENCES:

Mann Library, Cornell University. 1996. Mann Library [online].
Livestock, Dairy and Poultry. Sheep and Goats Predator Loss.
Ithaca, NY : Cornell University. URL:
http://www.mannlib.cornell.edu/

Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-12-21


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