Colorado Lynx Touted On Social Media Died Of Natural CausesColorado wildlife managers say a rare lynx that was found dead just days after creating a stir on social media died of natural causes after a relatively long life of 11 years.
Rare Lynx That Caused Stir On Social Media Found DeadA rare lynx has been found dead in Colorado, days after it caused a stir by calmly walking across a ski run - a moment captured on videos and widely shared on social media.
Watch: Lynx Wanders Across Run At Purgatory ResortVideo was captured of a lynx walking across one of the runs, full of people, at Purgatory Resort Wednesday.
Rare Photos Of Colorado Lynx Captured By Automated CamerasScores of fierce-looking lynx roam the remote Colorado high country, 16 years after they were reintroduced to the state. But the elusive animals are rarely seen or photographed.
Mexico Airlifts Big Cats, Coyote To Wild Animal Sanctuary In KeenesburgMexican environmental authorities loaded eight lions, two lynxes, a puma and a coyote aboard two military planes for a trip to a Colorado wildlife sanctuary on Wednesday, after the animals were found mistreated or abandoned.
Mexico Sends Lion Cub To Wild Animal Sanctuary In Keenesburg, 1st Of 2 DozenMexican officials sent a malnourished lion cub named Leonardo on a flight to an animal sanctuary in Colorado, the first in what will be a transfer of two dozen big cats and other animals.
Rare Wildlife Make Winter AppearancesA variety of rare wildlife encounters is making this winter's scenery even more picturesque and quintessentially Coloradan.
Biologists Begin Long-Term Lynx Monitoring ProgramBiologists have begun a long-term monitoring program to determine how lynx are faring in the southern Rockies.
Wildlife Groups Sue Over Imperiled Lynx's HabitatWildlife advocates have sued the federal government after it declined to designate some areas in the West as critical habitat for the imperiled Canada lynx.
Lynx Protections Expanded But New Habitat DeniedU.S. wildlife officials are expanding protections for Canada lynx to include animals in New Mexico, while again denying critical habitat designations for the elusive wild cats in the Southern Rockies.
Forest Service Decides On West Elk Mine ExpansionThe U.S. Forest Service has consented to expanding federal leases that Mountain Coal Co. uses to extract coal from the West Elk Mine.