“A viable jaguar population could be reestablished in the US, but not if the wall is built.”
Scientists spray the fragrance on camera traps to attract jaguars for research.
We took VR cameras to the Brazilian Pantanal, which is home to one of the highest densities of wild jaguars in the world.
Jaguars are increasingly isolated due to habitat fragmentation. Environmentalists, scientists, and locals are working to secure their free passage across over a dozen countries.
A unique experiment in jaguar conservation is playing out in Brazil. Motherboard went to see how it’s working, and took some VR cameras.
Panthera, a big cat conservation group, brought former IBM engineers on to custom build the camera traps.
The Obama Administration Just Made It Virtually Impossible for Hunters to Import African Lion Trophies
The US Fish and Wildlife Service has put two sub-species of lion under federal endangered species protection five months after the killing of an iconic African lion set off global outrage.
Conservationists say herdsman are increasingly using poison to kill and sicken animals that roam in areas where they graze their livestock.
The Hong Kong-financed project could double the country's GDP, but threatens endangered cats and an estimated 119,000 indigenous people.
Photo ops with tigers have become popular on Tinder, but they could be impacted by a bill banning the public from contact with big cats.