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Jaguars in the Spotlight

Posted on Jan 3, 2018 by in The OFI Blog |

        A jaguar named Aquiles caught in a camera trap image taken in Cana, Panama.


Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute (STRI) research associate Ricardo Moreno is currently working with local Panamanian residents to gain insights on the best ways to increase Jaguar protection in the area.

A recent article posted to Smithsonian Insider discusses why Jaguars are being targeted by some and different approaches Mr. Moreno and his fellow researchers are taking to help conserve this species.

To learn more about this incredible story check out the article here.