Category: research

New cat species discovered in Brazil

| November 29, 2013 | Reply

The number of known cat species has changed over the years. Today this is mostly due to advances in genetics when a known species in split in two or more new species. For example, this has happened with the Clouded Leopard that has been split into two species with the one living on Borneo and […]

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Ruaha Carnivore Project Progress Report for Spring – Summer 2013 published

| June 12, 2013 | Reply

The Ruaha Carnivore Project (RCP) in Tanzania is part of Oxford University’s Wildlife Conservation Research Unit WildCRU and aims to help develop effective conservation strategies for large carnivores in Tanzania’s remote Ruaha landscape incl. the Ruaha National Park.  The area is home to many large predators like Lions, Leopards, Cheetahs, Spotted Hyaenas and African Wild Dogs. The RCP has very innovative ideas […]

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