16-12-2013 10:37 AM | USA

The threat to cattle herds on remote Alaskan islands

There are herds of cattle on a pair of remote Alaska islands that have survived for decades despite any number of threats to their existence.

The animals have been abandoned. They’ve been forced to adapt to brutal winters. And they go for months at a time eating little more than seaweed that washes ashore.

But today, the resilient cows face a threat from those who say the herds are battering the habitat of native wildlife such as seabirds and salmon.
Full Story : The Epoch Times