Panda footprints in the snow!!

China blog 4:  Finally we got to see Panda footprints in the  snow!

sample panda footprint 1

In Chengdu we met our colleagues at the China Conservation and Research Centre for the Giant Panda.

China CRCGP logo

They have an impressive CCTV monitoring room for some pandas that are making the transition from captive to free-ranging lives…. the priority for future research.

China conservation centre remote camera room

….and the icing on any cake,  panda poop…

panda poop

partially-digested bamboo …. on which more to follow….