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A male black bear—his breath creating a vapor cloud in the cool night air—is caught by a motion-sensitive camera in Highlands County, Florida. Carlton Ward Jr.

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A male black bear—his breath creating a vapor cloud in the cool night air—is caught by a motion-sensitive camera in Highlands County, Florida. Carlton Ward Jr.
A raccoon moves  through the night along the Lake Wales Ridge on the Archbold Biological  Station, located a few miles north of the camera at the Hendrie Ranch.  Captured with a motion-sensitive camera at the Station. Carlton Ward Jr.
A curious black bear cub triggers a motion-sensitive camera on a private ranch in Highlands County, Florida. Carlton Ward Jr.
A juvenile coyote stares into the trail camera at  Archbold Biological Station. Carlton Ward Jr.
A bobcat moves through the twilight is caught by a trail camera. Bobcats are  relatively abundant on Florida cattle ranches. Carlton Ward Jr.
A white-tailed deer displays late spring velvet on  its antlers as it's caught by a trail camera. Habitat for game species is one incentive to manage  wilderness on private lands, offering benefits to non-game species as  well. Carlton Ward Jr.
A male black bear—his breath creating a vapor cloud in the cool night air—is caught by a motion-sensitive camera in Highlands County, Florida. Carlton Ward Jr.

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