A woman battles the cold with a fluffy fur coat.
An American barn owl (Tyto alba pranticola) at the Raptor Recovery Center, Nebraska.
A European barn owl (Tyto alba alba) at the Raptor Recovery Center, Nebraska.
Black and white colobus monkey (Colobus guereza) at the Sunset Zoo in Manhattan, KS.
Captive gray wolf at the International Wolf Center in Ely, MN.
A red wolf (endangered) waits for relocation to Pocosin Lake NWR in North Carolina.
Mexican gray wolf (endangered) and pup in a captive breeding program at the Sedgewick County Zoo in Wichita, KS.
Mexican gray wolf at the Rio Grande Zoo in Albuquerque, NM.
Meixan gray wolf (endangered) and pup in a captive breeding program at the Sedgewick County Zoo in Wichita, KS.
Mexican gray wolf (endangered) and pup in a captive breeding program at the Wild Canid Center near St. Louis, Missouri.
Mexican gray wolf at the Wild Canid Center’s captive breeding facility in Missouri.
Mexican gray wolf at a captive breeding facility at the Rio Grande Zoo in Albuquerque, NM.
Surfer near Tofino, Vancouver Island, British Columbia.
Canada goose hunters at Upper Souris NWR, ND, using giant decoys to attract game.
Cole Sartore warily eyes his father’s catch as they fish on a farm pond in Nebraska.
Workers at a fish lure testing lab in Spirit Lake Iowa drops scented cotton balls into a tank for a “fish taste-test.”
A local villager dresses up for tourists from the cruise ships that travel down the Amazon River (Brazil.)
Joel Sartore mirrors his infant son’s discontent.
Volunteers at the Lincoln Children’s Museum in Nebraska paint children’s faces.
A volunteer at the Lincoln Children’s Museum applies face paint to a young girl.
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