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Neil Challis / Long-tailed macaque (Macaca fascicularis) foraging for food on muddy banks, Southern Thailand, March.
Claudio Contreras / Caribbean flamingo (Phoenicopterus ruber) flock moving to other parts of the lagoon in search of food, Ria Celestun Biosphere Reserve, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico, January. Bookplate.
Theo Bosboom / Group of tourists silhouetted against volcanic eruption, gathered at one of the viewing points close to the craters of the Fagradalsfjall volcano on Iceland. The best viewing points differ from day to...
Jordi Chias / Gentoo penguins (Pygoscelis papua) swimming together and porpoising in search of krill, Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica.
Jordi Chias / Gentoo penguins (Pygoscelis papua) porpoising, swimming together in search of krill, Antarctic Peninsula, Antarctica.
Houdin and Palanque / Pale fork-marked lemur (Phaner pallescens) in search for food at night, Kirindy Deciduous Forest, Madagascar. Lenses for Conservation project.
Espen Bergersen / Red fox (Vulpes vulpes) searching for lemmings buried in deep snow. Lapland, Finland, March.
Jabruson / Hammer Headed bats (Hypsignathus monstrosus) in gloved hand - live mist net catch for blood sampling in search of the unknown reservoir host for Ebola virus. Ebola outbreaks in Mbomo in 2003 killed 12...
Jeff Wilson / View through the porthole of science teams and Frozen Planet film crew working on the sea ice in the Bering Sea, Alaska, USA, March 2008. The film crew were in search of Spectacled eider ducks, temper...
Steven Kazlowski / Polar bear (Ursus maritimus) traveling along the coast on sea ice in search of seals, Svalbard, Norway
Steven Kazlowski / Portrait of polar bear (Ursus maritimus) travelling across melting sea ice in search of seals, Svalbard, Norway
Marie Read / Black Skimmer (Rynchops nigra), skimming with its open beak just below the water's surface in search of prey, Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, California, USA
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