Protecting the sloth: SIU grad student studies relocation success in Central America

Tim Cosby Southern Illinois University
Posted 9/1/20

CARBONDALE — Many animals rely on quickness or flashy, top-end speed to stay out of a predator’s way or to avoid encountering humans encroaching on their territory. But for one animal in particular – the aptly named sloth – a hasty retreat is not an option.

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