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Wildlife

All About Scat

A ring of kids stood staring intently at something at the ground.  During this particular Junior Ranger program, we were looking for signs of ungulates that lived in Rocky Mountain National Park — Bighorn Sheep, elk, deer and moose.  Since we had just put on our “Detective” hats, I went…

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What is this creature?

As a park ranger, people visiting parks look to you as the expert.  Because of this, I frequently get asked about something they’ve seen during their visit — an animal, a bird, a flower.  When I worked at Sequoia National Park, we were constantly getting asked, “What’s the white flower…

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