New York Time's features Steph Dloniak and urban lions

Dloniak - Urban Lion  in Nairobi Kenya - night cameraHolekamp Lab alumna Dr. Stephanie Dloniak wrote a great articlefor the New York Times Science section - about urban lions.


"Suburbanlions present aconservation conundrum in africa," NY Times


Steph lives in Nairobi, and these lions were in her backyard!




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