It is believed that the 's stripes work like , according to the . When zebras stand together, it is harder for predators to determine how many are in the group. The stripes may also make the appear unattractive to smaller , such as bloodsucking horseflies, which can spread disease. In addition, the may work as a natural sunscreen.
Miss not a game viewing opportunity at Crater Lake as we learn more of this this Saturday 19th.