Jake Bramante http://mtpr.net en Habitat shrinking for high alpine animals, like the tiny pika http://mtpr.net/post/habitat-shrinking-high-alpine-animals-tiny-pika <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Hiker Jake </span>Bramante<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reached his destination, just on the other side of Gable Pass in Glacier National Park. He was looking to find an area he had seen once before, a limestone boulder field he knew was home to a population of one of his favorite animals—the </span>pika<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p>“Any time I get to see them it’s always a special thing,” Bramante said. “They’re just cute and I love how hearty they are.”</p><p>Hearty in the right climate, anyway.</p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 17:00:22 +0000 Dan Boyce 10199 at http://mtpr.net Habitat shrinking for high alpine animals, like the tiny pika