Smallest Monkey Turf War
They might be the world’s smallest monkeys, but these little creatures are ready to rumble when dinner is on the line. A rival group’s tree looks inviting; time for a clash of the (tiny) primates…
(read more: San Diego Zoo)
Alex Taylor, a human-wildlife conflict specialist who works for Parks Canada, was sent to intervene to help keep a lynx and her kitten off the highway near Canada’s Lake Louise in Banff National Park. While on the scene, Alex snapped an incredibly rare sequence of images of the animals as they crossed highway fencing.
“As the pictures clearly portray, lynx are incredibly agile and flexible animals - this sequence is nothing short of stunning,” said Omar McDadi, a Parks Canada Communications Officer. “We believe this is the first time lynx have been captured on film crossing highway fencing in this fashion.”…
(read more: Wildlife Extra)
(photos: Alex Taylor)