05 Dec '11, 11pm

Roar! Photos: biologists surprised by world's biggest leopard in Afghanistan: via: @Mongabay

Roar! Photos: biologists surprised by world's biggest leopard in Afghanistan: via: @Mongabay

Viable population of snow leopards still roam Afghanistan (pictures) (07/13/2011) Decades of war and poverty has not exterminated snow leopards (Panthera uncia) in Afghanistan according to a new paper in the International Journal of Environmental Studies, written by researchers with the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS). Instead the researchers report a healthy population of the world's most elusive big cat in Afghanistan's remote and peaceful Wakhan Corridor region. Monitored by camera trap in the region, WCS researchers were able to identify 30 snow leopards in 16 different locations. Photos: wildlife survives warfare in eastern Afghanistan (06/27/2011) Despite ongoing warfare and strife, wildlife is surviving in Afghanistan, reports a new study published in the journal Oryx . Pictures: Massive natural arch discovered in Afghanistan (03/31/2011) Researchers in Afghanis...

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