BRP and SNP set up wildlife cameras throughout the park

photo credit Scott Bradley Hesson with permission

In a social media post from the Blue Ridge Parkway (BRP) it was announced that trail cameras are set up to monitor wildlife.

Both the Shenandoah National Park (SNP) and BRP with 20 to 25 volunteers have set up wildlife trail cameras.

This is part of the volunteer Citizen Science Wildlife project.

The cameras are funded by the BRP foundation and are to be reviewed by wildlife biologist to inventory medium and large sized mammals in the park.

The cameras will be reviewed and moved every three weeks through October.

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