Tumacacori Highlands, Atascosa Mountains

The Tumacacori Highlands are an extended area of high country and rolling hills. Two primary named mountains make up most of the highlands - the Atascosa Mountains and the Pajarito Mountains. This...

Type of Content: Sky Island Profile

In the San Luis Mountains south and southwest of Arivaca.

Type of Content: Gallery
Unknown grasshopper, Tumacacoris
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Atascosa Peak view from the south
Type of Content: Image Content

Macho B, Arizona's only known long-term resident Jaguar in decades, was killed by Arizona Game and Fish after being captured and radio collared. After Game and Fish realized that something was...

Type of Content: Video
Macho B After Tranquilization

Macho B being processed after capture and tranquilization.

Type of Content: Image Content
Macho B during capture (AZ Game and Fish)

The long-time Arizona resident jaguar nick-named Macho B in a leg snare. Notice the swollen foot, disturbed soil, and obliterated tree trunk. Macho B was in this snare for numerous hours fighting...

Type of Content: Image Content

Investigative Report: Macho B, January 19, 2010

This report contains information that has been redacted pursuant to 5 U.S.C. §§ 552(b)(2), (b)(6), and (b)(7)(C) of the Freedom of...

Type of Content: Reports, Papers, Journal Articles

The state fired a worker Friday for lying to federal investigators about the fact that the U.S.'s last known wild jaguar was lured to his capture and for concocting a cover-up story, officials...

Type of Content: Article

Half of this story is now being told - the intentional capture of Macho B by AZ Game and Fish. The other half of the story, which may be impossible to prove now (ironically due to Fish and...

Type of Content: Article
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