- ANIMAL TRACKS. // National Geographic Little Kids;Nov/Dec2014, Issue 47, p10
No abstract available.
- TRACKS IN THE SNOW. Krautwurst, Terry // Mother Earth News;Dec2004/Jan2005, Issue 207, p20
Relates an experience of tracking and identifying animals. Description of the footmark arrangements of several animals on the snow; Important clues in tracking and identifying animals; Animal footprints encountered.
- Prints From the Past. // Scholastic News -- Edition 5/6;11/21/2011, Vol. 80 Issue 9, p2
This article reports on the discovery of footprints of a dinosaur known as Acrocanthosaurus atokensis in southwestern Arkansas. The footprints measure about two feet long and a foot wide. Scientists estimated that the footprints date back 115 million to 120 million years ago. They did not think...
- Chapter 4: Making Observations. Bair, Diane; Wright, Pamela // Bear Watching;2000, p32
This chapter describes making observations while bear watching or looking for bear signs. When searching for bear signs, you should look for bear tracks. A bear's hind leg tracks look similar to people's footprints. Bears often leave marks on trees. Sometimes the bear rubs up against the tree...
- Watching forâ€¦Winter Wildlife. // New York State Conservationist;Dec2007, Vol. 62 Issue 3, Special section p3
This article provides tips on looking for signs or tracks left behind by animals in forests during winter. Twigs bitten away hint that rabbits or deer have passed by. Egg cases and cocoons of insects can be found at plant stems or the underside of leaves which remain on trees and shrubs....
- FOOTPRINTS & THE FEDS. Hoover, J. Edgar // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;07/05/98, Vol. 72 Issue 13, p110
Presents information on the procedure footprinting, which is used for identification. Aim of this procedure; Reference to the footprinting of infants; What footprinting means.
- Click & the Kids. Brown, Betsy Page // Click;Jan2004, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p2
Presents the comic strip "Click & the Kids."
- Dinosaur Stampede Stopped in its Tracks. ROMILIO, ANTHONY // Australasian Science;Mar2015, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p24
The article reports on the forensic analysis of dinosaur footprints found at Lark Quarry, a tracksite in central-western Queensland, Australia. Topics discussed include the alignment of the footprints made by small dinosaurs to a single orientation and the discovery of a footprint from what is...
- Footprints in the classroom. Pittman, Kim // Science Teacher;Nov99, Vol. 66 Issue 8, p62
Presents an experiment involving identification of animal tracks. Creation of realistic outdoor simulation using footprints; Introduction of student to fossil evidence and techniques used by scientists for putting together pieces of evidence.