• Spires of Cedar Mesa sandstone in Chesler Park (Needles District)

    Canyonlands

    National Park Utah

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Wildlife Cameras

 

This project was made possible in part by a grant from the National Park Foundation, the national charitable partner of America’s National Parks.

The pictures in the slideshow below were taken in Canyonlands National Park using heat sensitive and motion sensitive cameras. The goal of the project was to place two wildlife cameras in selected biologically rich areas, thus, in a non-intrusive manner, learn more about the mammals that live in the park.

 

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