A bobcat approached a sleeping desert tortoise

An adult bobcat approached a sleeping desert tortoise at a camera-monitored burrow at wind energy facility

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An adult bobcat approached a sleeping desert tortoise at a camera-monitored burrow at wind energy facility near Palm Springs, California. 

How a wind energy facility is designed can influence the behavior of animal predators and their prey, according to a recent study published in The Journal of Wildlife Management by researchers at the University of California, Davis, and the U.S. Geological Survey.

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Image Dimensions: 1157 x 702

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Location Taken: Palm Springs, CA, US