Rachel Schadegg

Ontarians debate snapping turtle hunting

In the growing debate over snapping turtle hunting in Ontario, a number of wildlife biologists and conservation groups are calling for an end to the practice. Snapping turtles (Chelydra serpetina) are legally hunted in Ontario,

Next Generation News

Resolve in the New Year

The idea of resolutions may seem antiquated to some, but I believe it’s important to reflect on each passing year and what you want to make of the next. As a recent college graduate, I

Conservation News

Hotter days could kill more desert songbirds

From the raucous cactus wren (Campylorhynchus brunneicapillus) to the wheezy lesser goldfinch (Spinus psaltria), desert songbirds face an increasing risk of death from dehydration in a warming climate, new research suggests. “During the heat of