Radio tracking is hardcore business. You have to monitor the cat every three hours, day or night, rain or shine. And these collars are designed to last for a year. Unless you want to develop a serious case of the crazies, that’s when it’s helpful to enlist some extra help, in this case, a few … Read more
After a long journey, Namfon and I arrived in Sam Roi Yod last night. Our mission this time, collar a fishing cat and find out where it’s going.
What do you think a fishing cat sounds like? (This feature is currently down. We are working to fix it. Thanks for your patience! In the meantime go look at some fishing cat kitten photos here!) Take a listen to these five animal sounds, and share your guesses below in the comments section, or let … Read more
Last night Joanna and I finally got to speak with Ms. Namfon Cutter, the extraordinary scientist running an all-out multi-pronged research and community outreach endeavor to save the fishing cat in Thailand. We are more excited than ever to go, but we learned a few things that simultaneously fascinated and horrified. Namely there are snakes, … Read more