Carlos A López González, Universidad Autonoma de Queretaro, Mexico

Carlos A López González has been working with large carnivores—including jaguars, cougars, bears and wolves—for 25 years. He serves as the co-leader of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Jaguar Recovery Team and is a member of the Ocelot and Mexican Wolf recovery teams as well. He is currently expanding his work to examine bobcat populations and continues to teach at the Universidad Autonoma de Queretaro in Mexico.