TITLE

On the Prowl

PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;9/19/2003, Vol. 82 Issue 4, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the move of the scientists from the Wildlife Conservation Society in New York to place camera traps in trees throughout the tropical forest of Belize in Central America to study jaguars. Technological features of the cameras; Population of jaguar in Belize; Remarks from scientist Alan Rabinowitz on the strength of the jaguars.
ACCESSION #
10841600

 

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