Wild Wolf Afflicted with Mange

Image: Wild Wolf Afflicted with Mange

Detailed Description

Researchers at the USGS Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center and their partners place thermal remote cameras near deer and elk carcasses in Yellowstone National Park to capture images of wolves with mange feeding in the wild. Red-colored blotches in the thermal images reveal areas of hair loss from which wolves with mange lose heat.

Details

Image Dimensions: 1356 x 1023

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Yellowstone National Park, MT, US