the clues that betray the presence of Europe's wildlife...
Friday, 24 July 2009
Brown Bear Paw Print
Brown Bear Ursus arctos fore paw print in damp soil. The print is broader than it is long, hence a fore paw. Hind paw prints are longer and narrower. Standard-sized mobile phone for comparison. Karelia, Finland, July, 2009.
A new book on European wildlife signs published September 2014. Click the cover image for more details
WELCOME TO TRACKS & SIGNS
This blog deals with the tracks and signs that wildlife leave. These include foot, hoof, claw and paw prints, trails, dung, scat, sprait, pellets, spawn, eggs, feathers, fur, nests, burrows, dens, bones, food remains etc. Get out there, get tracking and please contribute with comments and photos. Gerard Gorman
Central & Eastern European Wildlife
Gerard Gorman is author of this book, published in 2008 by Bradt. It has sections on Looking For Wildlife and Tracks And Signs.