From a ridge overlooking western Miaoli County, densely wooded hills roll off into the distant sea, the green canopy broken only occasionally by rice fields or rooftops. This is prime leopard cat territory, according to Chen Mei-ting, Taiwan’s foremost leopard cat researcher who has dedicated much of her life to the study of these shy, elusive felines. Read full report.
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A hoarse, yelping bark rang out from the wooded hillside. Then again. The unearthly calls, sounding somewhere between fox and cat, continued in a steady sequence, carrying through the forest’s mossy tree trunks and damp leaf litter, growing louder as they approached. Then, abruptly, the woods fell silent. Read full report.
After five days of no kitten activity on state wildlife cameras, Perry Will with Colorado Parks and Wildlife says they plan to reopen the Rio Grande Trail today. Read full report.
In 1921, an article in the quarterly journal of the California Department of Fish and Wildlife made plain the prevailing feeling about one native inhabitant of the state: “The one predatory animal for which practically no good can be said is the mountain lion,” it began. Read full report.
Mark found our organization in 2012 and offered his bookkeeper skills to us on a volunteer basis because, in his words, “I can’t imagine losing these species in the wild and I want to help prevent such an outcome.” Mark brought his quiet steadiness to our fast moving and quickly changing work environment, and he consistently devoted the hours to keep our books and financials in order. Mark loved his family and he loved being in nature. Mark’s life ended prematurely on June 27, 2016 in Big Sur, CA. Mark was part of our team and staff for over 4 years and he will be greatly missed. Thank you for your dedication to our organization. We will miss you in our community.
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