Area of Focus: Mammals

April 24, 2023

Bowhead whales change migration with loss of sea ice

Some bowhead whales are staying in the Chukchi Sea instead of migrating

April 21, 2023

Lion confirmed in region of Chad after two-decade absence

Adult female appears healthy, and may have crossed the border from Cameroon

April 20, 2023

JWM: Bear hunting doesn’t decrease conflict in Ontario

The number of reports about human-bear conflict actually increased in some areas after a pilot bear hunt was reinstated

April 19, 2023

Where do mammals move after glaciers melt?

After rapid glacier melt, mammals that disperse farther are quicker to move into newly vegetated areas

April 18, 2023

People—and their attitudes—drive California mountain lion deaths

A massive study reveals statewide mortality rates

April 18, 2023

Report: Nearly half of North American bat species face steep declines

The State of the Bats in North America report documents threats facing bats across the continent

April 17, 2023

Avian influenza linked to seal die-off

Highly pathogenic H5N1 turned up among hundreds of dead seals in Maine

April 13, 2023

The May issue of the Journal of Wildlife Management

Check out articles on advances in satellite technology for monitoring wildlife, red wolf survival, male elk survival and more

April 12, 2023

Fungus that causes white-nose syndrome found in British Columbia

Officials are now keeping an eye out for signs of the disease in bats

April 12, 2023

Extreme winter causing massive ungulate die-off in Rockies

Mule deer and pronghorn are succumbing to starvation in parts of Wyoming and Utah