Recent Blog Posts

Camera traps offer a peek into the minds of nervous deer.
Posted by SCBI Staff on March 10, 2016

Last summer I was going fishing as part of an inland fisheries class with North Carolina State University’s (NCSU) Wildlife Summer Camp. While I was walking around the pond to secure a section of the bank to fish, I stumbled upon a baby white-...

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Washington Urban-Wildland Carnivore Project Description
Posted by SCBI Staff on March 2, 2016

Woodland Park Zoo and the University of Washington School of Environmental Sciences are researching how a gradient of human development affects habitat use, patterns of activity, intraguild interactions, species composition, and diet for a...

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Project Description
Posted by Tavis Forrester on February 17, 2016

This project is run by the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences and is focused on collecting camera-trap data from anyone who owns their own camera trap and wishes to survey their yard, town or adjacent natural area.  It is open to...

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Project Description
Posted by SCBI Staff on January 19, 2016

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Spring Camera Trapping in the Triangle!
Posted by Arielle Parsons on April 13, 2015

Spring is here and camera trapping continues around the Triangle.  Since last spring, we’ve had 141 volunteers run cameras in more than 250 sites. 

By far the most commonly detected species has been...

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