Conservation News

Inbreeding threatens northern spotted owls

Northern spotted owls (Strix occidentalis caurina) face plenty of external threats, including habitat loss, deforestation and competition from invasive barred owls (Strix varia). They also face threats from inbreeding, according to new research. “A lot

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North Carolina Chapter receives award

The North Carolina Chapter of The Wildlife Society received the NCWF Affiliate of the Year award from the North Carolina Wildlife Federation, part of the 55th Annual Governor’s Conservation Achievement Awards. As stated in the