By Ann Shields
June 20, 2014
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Four hundred and nine goats arrived by train to Bozeman, Montana, last week for a summer job. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is using the always-hungry grazers to help reduce brushfires, promote the growth of native plants, and effectively eliminate noxious weeds without herbicide.

Ann Shields is a senior digital editor at Travel + Leisure. You can find her on Twitter at @aegisnyc. Get the Daily Transporter newsletter in your in-box.