Wildlife bridges are special crossings that help animals get across highways safely.
Lush foliage, soil and streams lure bears, deer, moose, panthers and other wildlife over or under busy roadways so as not to get crushed by cars. The crossings aren’t just for protection. They also help connect habitats that are broken up by roads.
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A design visualisation of a proposed wildlife overpass near Keechelus Lake on Interstate-90 in Washington. Construction is planned for spring 2014.
One of the many crossings over the Trans-Canada Highway in Banff National Park, Canada.
An overpass spanning the A50 highway on the Veluwe in the Netherlands.
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