Wildlife Safari’s first baby giraffe, Kelley, has started adventuring further afield, taking his first trips into the main park! In the months since his birth, Kelley has stayed in the giraffe yard, staying close to the barn and getting used to people and the sight of cars. 213 more words
Tags » Ungulates
So there was a strange story behind this one!
I was at home one day over the summer and I get a call from a friend saying she’d seen a dead deer at the side of the road on her way shopping, and now that she had returned did we want to drive over and see if it was still there. 193 more words
31st of October 2016 - Blair Costelloe, Max Planck Institute of Ornithology / University of Konstanz
I am a wildlife behavioral ecologist specializing in ungulates (hoofed mammals). As a graduate student in Princeton University’s Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, I studied the maternal and antipredator behavior of Thomson’s gazelle, a small-bodied East African antelope. 222 more words
If you’re in Banff this weekend, don’t panic if you see smoke.
Fire crews with Banff National Park have ignited a 100-hectare prescribed fire in Moose Meadows, which is about 26 kilometres west of the Banff townsite on the Bow Valley Parkway. 172 more words