Jabberwocky Ecology

Ode to six-legged wonder

Originally posted on The Portal Project:
If four legs are great, six legs are better. Right? For forty years now, the Portal Project has primarily focused on two-legged creatures trapping, studying, and sometimes cuddling small, furry four-legged creatures.…

The Spectabulous Spectabs of Portal

Originally posted on The Portal Project:
Much beloved by those who have worked at the Portal Project, the banner-tailed kangaroo rat (Dipodomys spectabilis) is one of the most charismatic rodents at the site (for us smammal lovers who…

Portal Phenocam

Originally posted on The Portal Project:
You may have noticed the super-cool daily images featured in last week’s post. They’re from our new network camera. For starters, it allows us to do things like watch our desert field…