Center for Conservation Biology

Species surveyed

CK9 Sampson locates a Pocket Mouse scat in San Diego California


African Lion

male lion laying on the savannah

© Unknown

Mozambique and South Africa

  • Years surveyed: 2014

 


American mink

mink in the woods

© Unknown

New York

  • Years surveyed: 2013 – 2014

American pine marten

Head of marten poking out of ground and near wild flowers

 © USFWS

Kalamath, Modoc and Shasta-Trinity National Forests, California

  • Redwood Sciences Lab, Pacific Southwest Research Station and US Fish and Wildlife
  • Years surveyed: 2008-2009 and 2011

Arboreal iguana

Iguana camouflaged by leaves

 © Elizabeth Seely

St. Lucia Island, Caribbean

  • Ministry of Agriculture, Lands, Forestry and Fisheries
  • Year surveyed: 2011

Badger

Badger on a tree limb staring at viewer/camera

 © California Academy of Sciences

San Diego County, California


Barred owl

Barred owl on branch in daylight with head turned toward viewer/camera

 © Frank Kovalchek

Shasta-Trinity National Forest, California


Black bear

Black bear at edge of river with fish in its mouth

Cabinet-Yaak Mountains, Montana

  • Montanore Mining Corporation
  • Year surveyed: 2009

Bobcat

Bobcat crouching into young spring grass

North Central Wisconsin

  • University of Wisconsin, Steven Point and Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
  • Year surveyed: 2011

Caracal

cat with large ears

Mozambique and South Africa

  • Year surveyed: 2014

Caribou

Close-up of a caribou, a deer-like animal with large antlers

Oilsands, Alberta, Canada


Cheetah

cheetah in the grasslands

Mozambique and South Africa

  • Year surveyed: 2014

Cougar/Mountain lion/Puma

Mountain lion standing at edge of river

Blue Mountains, Washington State

  • Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife
  • Years surveyed: 2010-2011

Emas National Park, Goias State, Brazil

Uxpanapa Valley

  • Las Choapas and Veracruz, Mexico and Center for Conservation Biology, University of Washington
  • Years surveyed: 2008, 2010-2011

Coyote

Close up of coyote in wilderness

Newfoundland, Canada

  • University of Massachusetts
  • 2012

Dhole

Dhole (fox-like animal) standing in a woodland field

Phnom Prick Wildlife Sanctuary and Mondulkiri National Forest, Cambodia

  • World Wildlife Fund
  • Year surveyed: 2010

Fisher

Fisher (weasel-like animal) hiding amongst fallen tree limbs

Hoopa Reservation, California

  • Year surveyed: 2005

Sierra Nevada Mountains, California

  • USDA Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Research Station
  • Years surveyed: 2007-2014

Giant anteater

Anteater raising head upwards and standing in front of chain-link fence

Emas National Park, Goias State, Brazil


Giant armadillo

Close up of armadillo hiding amongst grass and underbrush

Emas National Park, Goias State, Brazil


Grey wolf

Grey wolf standing at edge of snowy forest

Oilsands, Alberta, Canada


Grizzly bear

Mother bear and her cub in a grassy field

Jasper National Park, Alberta, Canada

Cabinet-Yaak Mountains, Montana

  • Montanore Mining Corporation
  • Year surveyed: 2009

Iberian wolf

Iberian wolf in forested area looking straight at viewer/camera

Lisbon, Portugal


Jaguar

Jaguar crossing a fallen tree in forest

Emas National Park, Goias State, Brazil

Uxpanapa Valley

  • Las Choapas and Veracruz, Mexico and Center for Conservation Biology, University of Washington
  • Years surveyed: 2008, 2010-2011

Kemps Ridley nests

Sea turtle crawling to beach from ocean

Gulf Islands, Alabama, Mississippi and Florida

  • US Fish and Wildlife
  • Year surveyed: 2011

Killer whale

Killer whale jumping out of water

San Juan Islands, Washington State


Knotweed

Tall bamboo-like plant in the middle of a meadow

Demonstration, Vancouver, British Columbia

  • Invasive Plant Council of Metro Vancouver
  • Year surveyed: 2012

Leopard

Leopard sitting in tall grass and watching for prey

Phnom Prick Wildlife Sanctuary and Mondulkiri National Forest, Cambodia

  • World Wildlife Fund
  • Year surveyed: 2010

Loggerhead turtle nests

Loggerhead turtle swimming in deep sea

Gulf Islands, Alabama, Mississippi and Florida

  • US Fish and Wildlife
  • Year surveyed: 2011

Lynx

Lynx hiding amongst snow banks and trees

Okanogan National Forest, Washington State

  • Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife
  • Years surveyed: 2010 and 2012

Northwoods, Maine

  • University of Maine
  • Year surveyed: 2011

Maned wolf

Maned wolf standing on dirt patch near underbrush

Emas National Park, Goias State, Brazil


Mexican grey wolf

Close up of the face of a Mexican grey wolf

White Mountains, Arizona

  • University of Arizona
  • Years surveyed: 2008-2009

Moose

Moose standing in autumn forest of pine and deciduous trees

Oilsands, Alberta, Canada


Jemez Mountains salamander

Salamander crawling on top of fallen leaves

New Mexico

  • The Nature Conservancy
  • Year surveyed: 2012

Northern spotted owl

Spotted owl on tree branch in daylight looking at viewer/camera from above

Shasta-Trinity National Forest, California


Oregon spotted frog

Close up of Oregon spotted frog on grass

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

  • Ministry of Agriculture, Lands, Forestry and Fisheries
  • Year surveyed: 2012

Pacific pocket mouse

Close up of Pacific pocket mouse nibbling on leaf in forest

Camp Pendleton, San Diego, California

Orange County Parks, California

  • US Fish and Wildlife Service
  • Year surveyed: 2011

Pacific water shrew

Water shrew standing sideways from viewer on a mossy rock

British Columbia, Canada

  • Ministry of Agriculture, Lands, Forestry and Fisheries
  • Year surveyed: 2012

Roe Deer

small deer in the grass

Turkey

  • Years surveyed: 2013 – 2014

Serval

small cat in africa

Mozambique and South Africa

  • Year surveyed: 2014

Sierra red fox

Sierra Nevada red fox blending into surroundings of twigs and dried underbrush

Lassen National Park, California

  • California Fish and Game
  • Year surveyed: 2008

Spotted hyena

hyena in the grass

Mozambique and South Africa

  • Year surveyed: 2014

Swift fox

fox in tall grass

Texas

  • Year surveyed: 2014

Tapir

Close up of tapir walking

Uxpanapa Valley

  • Las Choapas and Veracruz, Mexico and Center for Conservation Biology, University of Washington
  • Years surveyed: 2008, 2010-2011

Tiger

Tiger walking through forested area

Phnom Prick Wildlife Sanctuary and Mondulkiri National Forest, Cambodia

  • World Wildlife Fund
  • Year surveyed: 2010

Townsend’s big eared bat

bat in mid flight

San Juan Islands, Washington

  • Year surveyed: 2014

White tailed deer

White tailed deer laying down and relaxing in shaded patch of grass

Little Pend Oreille National Wildlife Refuge, Washington State

  • Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
  • Year surveyed: 2012

Oilsands, Alberta, Canada


Wild boar

wild pig in the forest

Turkey

  • Years surveyed: 2013 – 2014

Wolverine

Close up of wolverine above forest underbrush

Pack Forest, Eatonville, Washington State

  • Conservation Canines Training
  • Years surveyed: 2006-2014