Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: New Mexico
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

New Mexico Project

Resource selection and movements of mule deer and pronghorn: responses to Kermit overland conveyor

December 2021 - March 2026


Participating Agencies

  • Atlas Sand Company

The purpose of this project are to assess the responses of mule deer and pronghorn to construction activities and operation of Kermit Conveyor System in southeastern New Mexico. The goal is to determine if there are any adverse impacts on movements, home range utilization or habitat selection of mule deer and pronghorn and to contribute to development of mitigation efforts, as applicable.