Gerrit Vyn Photography –

Gerrit Vyn is a conservation and wildlife photographer and cinematographer dedicated to telling the stories of endangered animals and habitats. He is a producer for the Cornell Lab of Ornithology and a fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers

Sagebrush Sea

A dead Pronghorn (Antilocapra americana)  with its leg caught in a barbed wire fence on BLM near Pinedale Wyoming. This is a common site in areas with sheep fences. Pronghorn are unable to jump well and often get their legs caught leading to a grueling death. Sublette County, Wyoming. May.
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A dead Pronghorn (Antilocapra americana) with its leg caught in a barbed wire fence on BLM near Pinedale Wyoming. This is a common site in areas with sheep fences. Pronghorn are unable to jump well and often get their legs caught leading to a grueling death. Sublette County, Wyoming. May.

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