A few weeks ago, I was walking my dog and noticed an owl perched atop the roof of my apartment. I stopped and admired it quietly for a few minutes before continuing on my walk. The next night, I looked up and spotted two in almost exactly the same spot.
By Sarah Cubells I am fascinated by predator-prey relationships. I relish the opportunity to catch a glimpse of charismatic apex predators especially, like a large cat or bear, in their natural habitat. Apex predators are species that are at the top of the food chain—and have few, if any, predators themselves. These predators can be […]
Last summer, after a night in the backcountry of North Yellowstone, some friends and I were breaking down camp when we spotted a black bear and her cub meandering down the hill behind our campsite. We began making noise to let them know we were there, but they continued on their path down the hill. […]