Fresh Bid to Find Tasmanian Tiger
by Lucy Shannon
There is to be another bid to search for evidence that Tasmanian tigers, thylacines (long presumed extinct), are alive and well.
Representatives from the UK-based Centre for Fortean Zoology will join local searchers venturing into the wilderness near Smithton, in Tasmania’s north-west.
The British cryptozoologists have previously tried to find Australia’s so-called “big foot”, the Yowie.
Expedition member Tony Healy says the team will use a range of equipment.
"[We’ll have] a lot of trail cameras, game cameras and we’ve all got infra-red devices… just spotlighting, looking for tracks," he said…
(read more: ABC - Australia)