A snow leopard seen from a distance in the Valley of the Cats, in China’s Qinghai province. Photo: Martin Williams

Searching for snow leopards in the Valley of the Cats, China’s new national park

  • In pioneering conservation project, visitors stay with Tibetan families and take a wildlife safari in the mountains of Qinghai
  • Lynx, leopards, Chinese mountain cats and Pallas’ cats also live in the area, preying on marmots, pikas and blue sheep
Topic |   Asia travel

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A snow leopard seen from a distance in the Valley of the Cats, in China’s Qinghai province. Photo: Martin Williams
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White Arctic foxes at a feeding station on the Hardangervidda Plateau, in Norway. Photo: Daniel Allen

On the trail of southern Norway’s Arctic foxes, back from the brink

  • The iconic Scandinavian animal, which had disappeared from the area for two decades, is once again leaving pawprints across Hardangervidda National Park
  • Feeding and breeding programmes have successfully reintroduced the species
Topic |   Conservation

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White Arctic foxes at a feeding station on the Hardangervidda Plateau, in Norway. Photo: Daniel Allen
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