The technology had provided wildlife experts with fascinating insights into the lives of lynxes and their four-legged neighbors. And one incident that they caught on camera was particularly valuable. That’s because hardly anyone had previously captured footage of it happening in the wild.
The clip in question came from one of Swan Valley Connections’ special bait stations. The organization established the stations in 2014 to collect genetic samples from carnivores without humans having to touch them. Moreover, since then they’ve had other unintended benefits.