Tag: wolf

Oct 14, 2017

Guy Flying Drone Happens Upon a Moose Battling for its Life with a Wolf

Guy Flying Drone Happens Upon a Moose Battling for its Life with a Wolf

He was filming the scenery when he happened upon a moose… and then a wolf appeared

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Aug 30, 2017

Seeing a Wolf Pack, Lion Pride and Chimp Troop Hunt is Both Impressive and Terrifying

Seeing a Wolf Pack, Lion Pride and Chimp Troop Hunt is Both Impressive and Terrifying

How a wolf pack, lion pride and chimp troop work as an intelligent, cohesive unit to bring down their respective prey

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Apr 7, 2014

Picture of the Day: The Odd Couple

Picture of the Day: The Odd Couple

Photograph by LASSI RAUTIAINEN/WILD FINLAND Website | Wild Finland on Facebook | Lassi Rautiainen on Facebook In this remarkable capture by Lassi Rautiainen we see an unlikely friendship between a bear and a wolf. The two were spotted in the wilderness of Northern Finland where Rautiainen organizes wilderness trips for photographers and nature lovers…

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Feb 16, 2014

How Wolves Changed an Entire Ecosystem

How Wolves Changed an Entire Ecosystem

When wolves were reintroduced to Yellowstone National Park in the United States after being absent nearly 70 years, one of the most remarkable trophic cascades occurred. Trophic cascades occur when predators in a food web suppress the abundance and/or alter traits (e.g., behavior) of their prey, thereby releasing the next lower trophic level from…

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Aug 4, 2013

Picture of the Day: Howling Arctic Wolf Cub

Picture of the Day: Howling Arctic Wolf Cub

HOWLING ARCTIC WOLF CLUB Photograph by Daniel Zupanc (via ZooBorns.com) Seen here is an arctic wolf cub howling for one of its first times since being born. The cub is less than a month old, still covered in its distinct brown fur which will eventually turn white when it becomes an adult.…

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Mar 9, 2012

Picture of the Day: The Lone Wolf

Picture of the Day: The Lone Wolf

THE LONE WOLF Photograph by Carollyn Churchill on Reddit This stunning capture of a wolf in Wyoming, USA was captured and posted to Reddit by photographer Carollyn Churchill. In the animal kingdom, lone wolves are typically older wolves driven from the pack, perhaps by an alpha male, or young adults in search…

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