Cougar leaving a mine entrance
A World of Wildlife in Abandoned Mines
Scientists reveal how mountain lions, elk, and other animals are making use of these underground areas in Colorado.
A World of Wildlife in Abandoned Mines
A World of Wildlife in Abandoned Mines

Scientists reveal how mountain lions, elk, and other animals are making use of these underground areas in Colorado.

Scientists reveal how mountain lions, elk, and other animals are making use of these underground areas in Colorado.

camera traps
Image of the Day: Lion Cam
Amy Schleunes | Apr 2, 2020
A wildlife camera trap survey of critically endangered West African lions finds they have no preference for parks over trophy-hunting areas, possibly because of poor habitat quality in the no-hunting zones.
Image of the Day: Chevrotain Caught on Camera
Emily Makowski | Nov 12, 2019
The silver-backed chevrotain was undetected for decades, but local reports have led researchers to document the species on camera.
Image of the Day: Camera-Toting Penguin
The Scientist Staff | Feb 12, 2018
Researchers and BBC filmmakers strapped cameras to animals around the world for a new three-part nature series.
Streakers, Poopers, and Performers: The Wilder Side of Wildlife Cameras
Kerry Grens | Apr 1, 2017
Human visitors to camera traps display, well, human behavior.