Collared Peccaries

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Collared Peccaries are common on the trails here at MTCF. They are wary and hard to see but not hard to smell. A musky smell on the trail means peccaries have just past by.

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Mother with two babies

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They are both diurnal and nocturnal

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Their main predator, the Mountain Lion, here scratching his face on a branch. If you look at the surrounding vegetation you will notice this is the same location as the image of the peccaries above.

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The game camera picks up images of both peccaries and mountain lions on most locations.

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