Photo first: Rare tiger family portrait

March 11, 2015 12:43 PM

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Photo first: Rare tiger family portrait

For the first time, conservationists have spotted an Amur tiger dad leading his family along a snowy trail in Russia's Far East forests.

There are fewer than 500 of the rare Amur tigers left in the wild, according to the Wildlife Conservation Society. The endangered species lives in remote, mountainous territory that makes it difficult to watch the tigers and monitor their natural behavior. So researchers use remotely activated camer...

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