Great news! Three lynx cubs have been born in captivity in the El Acebuche centre in DoÃ±ana, the first this year. The parents are Aura, a female born in DoÃ±ana and Garfio, a male from Sierra Morena. Pairs are deliberately put together from different areas to increase DNA variety.
Â Â First images of cubs
Video here from Canal Sur:
Â UPDATE Another lynx, Artemisa, unfortunately miscarried HereÂ (El Mundo)Â
Â In 2005 and 2006, nine cubs were born of which six survived. More are expected this year. See also http://www.iberianature.com/material/iberianlynxnews.htm