State wildlife biologists say fires already have destroyed more than 500 square miles of crucial winter range in Elko County that will be unable to sustain enough food and habitat for existing herds this winter.
Dangerous winds shorten circuit's marquee event to two days.
And Lake Austin infestation the second in Colorado River basin.
Opportunities exist for amateur wildlife watchers to document and report how critters in their area respond to Monday’s celestial event.
A sense of mystery surrounding what will happen during the total solar eclipse Monday, Aug. 21 has captured most everyone's imagination.
Osprey brought to the state in 2003 still raising offspring.
Extreme heat, extreme dryness, grass that's too short and a lack of bugs all conspire to make being a baby bird of the prairie a losing proposition.
Would be the first time moose hunting would be allowed on Des Lacs and Upper Souris wildlife refuges in northern North Dakota.
There’s something to be said for having the right tool for any job. Basically, if you have the right tools and a little know-how, you can make tough projects easy.
There's less water to attract breeding ducks in the spring, fewer insects to feed young ducks, and longer distances for young ducks to travel on foot after they leave the nest, making them more vulnerable to predators.
Nearly 20 more preserves this year will cover an additional 18,000 acres of land.
In the period between 2008 and 2016, participation in both hunting and fishing among Wyoming residents has either grown or stayed level.
Comins Lake was well on its way to recovery after the state restocked the fishery with largemouth bass, brown and rainbow trout in 2015. But invading pike continue to make a mess of what was once one of the most popular fisheries in the state.
Aquarium officials look to find home for threatened species in Caddo Lake.
The Columbia-Snake River Irrigators Association wants the government to convene a Cabinet-level committee with the power to allow exemptions to the Endangered Species Act. Known as the "God squad'' because its decisions can lead to extinctions of threatened wildlife, it has only gathered three times – the last 25 years ago during a controversy over spotted owl habitat in the Northwest.
Sparring among young bulls is common as they prepare for the rut; what is unusual in this case is that the bulls keep returning to this particular location.
After no grizzly sightings in perhaps a century, a third sighting in Montana's northern Big Belt Mountains
As grizzly bear numbers in the western half of Montana – from the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem in the southwest, to Northern Continental Divide population – continue to increase, their range is expanding.
It is only the fourth known successful crossing of the 101 in the 15 years that researchers have been studying the big cats in the Santa Monica Mountains. The freeway and other roads are life-threatening to the region's lions – 17 documented road kills since 2002.
The conservation plan that was years in the making affects 11 states, and just how much Zinke intends to tinker with it remains to be seen.
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