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Camera Trap Art from Afghanistan

Posted by Richard Conniff on December 30, 2011

Camera traps around the world have been accumulating some spectacular and revealing images of wildlife, without disturbing the animals.  Here’s the latest.  A Wilderness Conservation Society camera trap caught this image of a snow leopard mother and cub on a craggy peak in Afghanistan’s Sarkund Valley.


One Response to “Camera Trap Art from Afghanistan”

  1. Jamesen Miller said

    Awesome. Thinking of Peter Mathiessen’s epic Himalayan sojourn, wherein he only saw footprints, never the cat itself.

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