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All the way from Switzerland: Milwaukee County Zoo welcomes new snow leopard, Orya

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee County Zoo has a new guest — a female snow leopard named Orya from Zoo Zurich in Switzerland. Orya made her debut at the zoo on Tuesday, February 14th. 281 more words


Fascinating Compilation of Camera Trap Videos

Camera traps are a vital tool for conserving wild felids (cats). Do to their elusive nature, these creatures are difficult to glimpse in the wild. While cats’ propensity for stealth is key to their survival, it also makes them difficult to study.  149 more words

Big Cats

The Snow Leopard Road Less Travelled

by Margi Prideaux


In the small Buddhist town of Kibber, in the Spiti Valley of northern India’s Trans-Himalaya, the Nature Conservation Foundation in India, working closely with the Snow Leopard Trust, has walked a road less travelled. 936 more words

Saving Snow Leopards

The New York Times’ always-appreciated Science section, once a Tuesday feature, has been joined by many features made possible by the wonders of modern technology, and the news organization has also responded creatively to the competition made possible by all that wondrous technology. 308 more words


iPortable Snow - Dell Dimension 3000 Part 2

Hackintosh Dimension 3000 Part 2

As the second addition to the Dimension 3000 OSX series, I chose to upgrade from OSX 10.5.6 to OSX 10.6.2 using iPortable Snow’s bootable USB method. 464 more words


The Mountain Walker Diaries: Snow Leopard at Kah!

Kah, Kinnaur, Himachal Pradesh, India, 17 January 2017, 1954 hours:


We just spotted a Snow Leopard! We are driving to Nako, approaching Ka village when the leopard dropped out of the mountainside, crossed the road to go down. 28 more words

Mountain Walking

"Once a trophy hunting concession, now a snow leopard sanctuary"


Sometimes wildlife champions come as high as heads of state. Since taking office in 2011 the current president of Kyrgyzstan, Almazbek Atambayev, has turned the former Soviet Republic into a centre point for snow leopard conservation and research.

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