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Eurasian Lynx

Lynx lynx


First time encountrering a lynx, after following his tracks for a while in difficult areas. It's what I think to be a young lynx. It was really impressive as unexpected Hope you will like the pictures and video (that I'm not able to add to the section)


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You can enjoy more pictures and info about Wildlife in Switzerland on my article about Wildlife in Switzerland [en] [fr] I mislocated the place in order to avoid people to disturb him and all the surrounding animals. There is not lots of people going where I go, and as it's a small area, I prefer to keep it safe. Hope you understand.

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Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 2 years ago

Enjoyed the movie clip.He ran off!

JordiPrats 7 years ago

Great finding Frederic!

Frederic Ansermoz
Frederic Ansermoz 7 years ago

Thank you Pollila, Neil and everyone :)
Camouflage helped to get closer ^^

Neil Ross
Neil Ross 7 years ago

Congrats on your SOTD, Frederic. This is an amazing spotting.

Frederic Ansermoz
Frederic Ansermoz 7 years ago

Thank you a lot everyone and Project Noah :)
Thank you also for spreading the word on respecting and protecting Nature and Wildlife, especially when it's unfortunately rare.
Keep going! :)
Take care

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 7 years ago

Beautiful spotting. Congrats.

Congrats again on the very well deserved SOTD :-)

DanielePralong 7 years ago

Congratulations Frederic, this very special encounter is our Spotting of the Day! Make sure to report it there:


Hi Frederic, great spotting.

DanielePralong 7 years ago

What an exceptional encounter Frederic! Thanks for posting it on Project Noah! Regarding location, it's more than fine, it is actually our policy not to reveal exact locations is such cases.
We are aware of the video issue, which will be fixed as soon as the site can be upgraded.

Frederic Ansermoz
Frederic Ansermoz 7 years ago

Thank you so much Antonio :)
I will try to share more often if I can
My pleasure :)
Btw, do you know why there is an error when trying to paste the youtube link on the video input field? :/
Take good care

Wow Frederic,awesome series,great encounter,congrats and thanks for sharing such a special find

Frederic Ansermoz
Spotted by
Frederic Ansermoz

Morlon, Fribourg, Switzerland

Spotted on Jan 11, 2017
Submitted on Jan 13, 2017

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