Area of Focus: Carnivores

November 15, 2023

Moose gravitate toward seismic lines

The species prefer the younger forest along the seismic survey lines

November 2, 2023

TWS2022: Private ranches host largest U.S. ocelot population

Ocelot tracking in Texas reveals a wider tolerance for habitat type than previously thought

October 19, 2023

New system better detects polar bear dens

Denning is a vulnerable time for polar bears

October 16, 2023

Predator exclusion cages aren’t a trap for sea turtles

Researchers worried the cages would show coyotes where to prey on sea turtles

October 10, 2023

Gray wolf recovery brings new management challenges

Scientists suggest creating zones for different types of gray wolf management

October 10, 2023

Watch: GPS helps track bears after rehab

California is using GPS collars on every black bear returned to the wild

October 6, 2023

WM: Roads and food sources important for grizzly success in B.C.

Managers can close roads in the backcountry to benefit grizzlies but leave others open for recreation

September 29, 2023

USFWS issues new Colorado gray wolf designation

The designation adds flexibility for wildlife managers looking to mitigate human-wildlife conflict

September 25, 2023

Coyotes face the stress of the city

Pack position and physical health also influenced cortisol levels

September 19, 2023

USDA grant explores COVID virus in wildlife

Researchers will test 58 species to monitor the potential for spillback to humans