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Catch a Whiff? Device Aims to Reveal Age, Gender, and Identity of Endangered Wolves from the Scent of Their Poop

posted Jun 27, 2015, 6:27 PM by chloe owens

6/11/16, by Rebecca Kessler, Mongabay.com

Catch a whiff?  Device aims to reveal age, gender, and identity of endangered wolves from the scent of their poop

The goal is to improve estimates of the size and demographics of endangered Mexican gray wolf populations, and ultimately to help bring back the wolf and restore greater balance to the forests of the southwestern U.S. and Mexico.

http://news.mongabay.com/2015/0611-kessler-mexican-gray-wolf-scat-scent-detector.html

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