Ecology and Morphology of Wild Goat (Capra aegagrus) Populations and their Implications for Conservation of Armenia’s Mountain Ecosystems

Organization North Ossetian State Nature Reserve

Director: Paul Weinberg

Country/countries of implementation: Armenia

Geographical coverage: National

Source: The Rufford Foundation

Start Date: 2009-11-20

End Date: 2010-12-25


Keywords Ecology Morphology Wild goat Capra aegagrus Population Conservation Armenia Mountain ecosystems


The aim of the project is to work out parameters of three main wild goat (Capra aegagrus Erxleben) populations in Central and South-east Armenia for future successful protection and sustainable use of the species.

Participants Paul Weinberg