Field Museum Scientist Bruce Patterson's Tsavo Lions Research Highlighted in Emirates Airline's "Open Skies"
Read about Field Museum Scientist Bruce Patterson's Tsavo Lions research, highlighted in Emirates Airlines April Issue of "Open Skies." Since 1999, Bruce has studied lions in Tsavo to understand their distinctive appearance, evolution and ecology, and associated behaviors of lions. His collaborations with several different research teams have produced reports on the genetic differentiation of lions across Africa, factors affecting mane development, novel social systems, dental disease as a cause of lion-human conflict, and seasonality in lion depredations on livestock.
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