From The Field

Photos and camera trap footage from our conservation projects around the world #FromTheField
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When your camera trap is under attack from a #marbledcat! Watch the clip in full #cameratrapping in #Sumatra: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hhlojuxx1lM&index=13&list=PLxs1X56SvmClp1oCHTz5iP56b6FNyPHL4

When your camera trap is under attack from a #marbledcat! Watch the clip in full #cameratrapping in #Sumatra: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hhlojuxx1lM&index=13&list=PLxs1X56SvmClp1oCHTz5iP56b6FNyPHL4

What do you think this #marbledcat has spotted? Marbled cats are about the size of a domestic #cat but their blotched coat pattern resembles the much larger clouded leopard #FromTheField. Watch the camera trap footage in full here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s4u-n9-paEU&feature=youtu.be #cameratrapping

The marbled cat (Pardofelis marmorata) is about the size of a domestic cat but its blotched coat pattern resembles the much larger clouded leopard.

#AsianGoldenCats are usually reddish gold in colour and are very elusive preferring to live in forest away from human disturbance #cameratrapping. They are listed as Near Threatened on the #IUCNRedList. Watch our camera trap footage from #Sumatra here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B56-SVIEORg&index=19&list=PLxs1X56SvmClp1oCHTz5iP56b6FNyPHL4

Asiatic golden cats (Pardofelis temminckii) are usually reddish gold in colour and predominantly solitary. Little else is known about the species as they pre.

Camera traps captured this image of a hyena holding an elephant's trunk! For more images like this follow us on Instagram (our Insta handle is: faunafloraint) https://www.instagram.com/faunafloraint/

Camera traps in Angola capture rare photo of a hyena with an elephant trunk in mouth

Don't follow us on Instagram yet? For more stunning wildlife photography, head over and take a look now! Our Insta handle is: faunafloraint or click here: https://www.instagram.com/faunafloraint/

Don't follow us on Instagram yet? For more stunning wildlife photography, head over and take a look now! Our Insta handle is: faunafloraint or click here: https://www.instagram.com/faunafloraint/

Catch a glimpse of the threatened Sunda #cloudedleopard with our #FromTheField camera trap survey in #Sumatra. Clouded #leopards have extremely long tails and the largest canines in proportion to body size of all cats. You can read more about our use of camera trapping and how it relates to our work here: http://www.fauna-flora.org/camera-trapping/

The elusive Sunda clouded leopard (Neofelis diardi) is named after the distinctive clouds on its coat. It is an excellent climber, has an extremely long tail.

What a stunning image of a #leopard! Did you know we are also on Instagram? Follow us for more breathtaking images (our Insta handle is: faunafloraint) https://www.instagram.com/faunafloraint/

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Hippos, malaria and capsized canoes were among the hazards for National Geographic researchers paddling along an Angolan river that had been barely studied.

Mitred leaf #monkeys feed from up to 197 different tree species #FromTheField https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8VkfhRDVPmM&index=1&list=PLxs1X56SvmClp1oCHTz5iP56b6FNyPHL4

The scientific name for mitred leaf monkey, Presbytis, comes from the Greek word for 'old woman' referring to the monkey's face. Mitred leaf monkeys have sle.

It's International #Tiger Day this Friday! Look who walked past one of our camera traps... #FromTheField https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=acinrRKLIW8&index=2&list=PLxs1X56SvmClp1oCHTz5iP56b6FNyPHL4

It's International #Tiger Day this Friday! Look who walked past one of our camera traps... #FromTheField https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=acinrRKLIW8&index=2&list=PLxs1X56SvmClp1oCHTz5iP56b6FNyPHL4

Watch carefully…can you spot what this white-bearded masked palm civet tries to catch? #FromTheField https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grjqZ26rjU8&index=3&list=PLxs1X56SvmClp1oCHTz5iP56b6FNyPHL4

White-bearded masked palm civets (Paguma larvata leucomystax) eat a varied diet including fruit, small mammals and insects.

As its name suggests, the crested serpent #eagle feeds on snakes, but also eats other reptiles, amphibians and small birds #FromTheField. Watch the clip in full here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HjrQXRGyEDM&index=4&list=PLxs1X56SvmClp1oCHTz5iP56b6FNyPHL4

As its name suggests, the crested serpent eagle (Spilornis cheela) feeds on snakes, but also eats other reptiles, amphibians and small birds.

A peek into wild #MalayanSunBear life! Camera traps are amazing tools for conservation #FromTheField. Watch the clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hlrm66L-qg8&list=PLxs1X56SvmClp1oCHTz5iP56b6FNyPHL4

A peek into wild #MalayanSunBear life! Camera traps are amazing tools for conservation #FromTheField. Watch the clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hlrm66L-qg8&list=PLxs1X56SvmClp1oCHTz5iP56b6FNyPHL4

A rare privilege - face to face with the elusive Asian golden cat #FromTheField. Watch the clip in full here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkT3JxRHwWg&list=PLxs1X56SvmClp1oCHTz5iP56b6FNyPHL4

Asiatic golden cats (Pardofelis temminckii) are usually reddish gold in colour and predominantly solitary.

Sumatran hog badgers are  the largest living species of badger and are thought to emit a skunk-like odour when under attack from predators.They are named for their pig-like snout which they use to root around for food in the undergrowth #FromTheField. Watch the clip in full: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f28RHHCW3ok&feature=youtu.be

The Sumatran hog badger (Arctonyx hoevenii) is named for its pig-like snout which it is thought to use to forage in the undergrowth for food. The hog badger .

Southern pig-tailed #macaques groom each other to reinforce social bonds and maintain good hygiene #FromTheField. Watch the camera trap footage here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BnqAP2pKnaM

Southern pig-tailed macaques (Macaca nemistrina) are characterised by their short pig-like tail. These macaques live in large social groups of 5 - 40 individ.

Bearded #pigs live in large matriarchal herds of up to 200 individuals #FromTheField! Watch a family of bearded pigs cross a stream here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2cnpcD9r3m0

Bearded pigs (Sus barbatus) live in large matriarchal herds containing up to 200 individuals!

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