Learning What We Can Learn from Camera Trap Photos: Part 1

Learning What We Can Learn from Camera Trap Photos: Part 1

Others have said it before and it’s true: New forms of technology such as camera traps make it possible for field researchers to collect information we could previously only dream[…..]

Seeding the Future

Seeding the Future

As a kid growing up on a ranch in rural Colorado, I never enjoyed sowing seeds or weeding in my mom’s vegetable garden. Ask me to feed the chickens, okay.[…..]

Plover Hide and Seek

Plover Hide and Seek

Well it’s finally here, SUMMER! As a born-and-raised San Diegan, I know that one thing is for certain this time of year: the beaches become a popular place to visit[…..]

Frogs for the Future

Frogs for the Future

Frog nanny is not an official job title, but it’s been my reality this year. I’m the “nanny” for some 1,176 healthy Mountain yellow-legged frog (MYLF) tadpoles. This iconic California[…..]

Condor Chick: Getting Big!

Condor Chick: Getting Big!

Antiki, our California condor chick featured on this year’s San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s Condor Cam, is now over 100 days old and starting to get her “big bird” feathers![…..]