Geographical Location: Northeastern

October 26, 2021

Beaver dams strangle New York town’s water

A New York town is wrestling with how to handle a growing problem with beavers, whose dams are impeding the town’s drinking water. About 20 miles up the Hudson River...

October 21, 2021

Diefenbach elected Northeast representative to Council

Members in the Northeast district of The Wildlife Society have elected Duane Diefenbach as their new representative to TWS Council. Thanks to Diefenbach and Tim Green, who also ran in...

October 18, 2021

WNS takes a toll on West Virginia bat populations

Populations of several bat species plummeted in West Virginia due to the spread of the deadly white-nose syndrome over the past decade, according to long-term surveys. White-nose syndrome has decimated...

September 23, 2021

World Trade Center kills hundreds of birds at night

The recent appearance of hundreds of birds killed from striking the World Trade Center in New York City has raised new concerns about the effects of artificial lights at night....

September 7, 2021

The September/October issue of The Wildlife Professional

The Wildlife Professional is an exclusive benefit of membership in The Wildlife Society. Published six times annually, the magazine presents timely research news and analysis of trends in the wildlife profession....

August 2, 2021

Special election to choose new Northeast representative

A special election is scheduled to elect a new Northeast representative to TWS Council. TWS members Duane Diefenbach and Tim Green are running for the seat, which is being vacated...

July 6, 2021

The July/August issue of The Wildlife Professional

The Wildlife Professional is an exclusive benefit of membership in The Wildlife Society. Published six times annually, the magazine presents timely research news and analysis of trends in the wildlife profession....

June 1, 2021

In some areas, cicadas may be no-shows

Residents of the East Coast of the United States have been inundated with reports about the emergence of the Brood X cicadas – a 17-year cycle that will bring the...

May 14, 2021

Salamander egg color reveals evolutionary forces at play

Poking through ponds in the northeastern U.S. when he was a child, Sean Giery remembers coming across different colors of spotted salamander (Ambystoma maculatum) eggs — some that were clear and...

May 5, 2021

The May June issue of The Wildlife Professional

The Wildlife Professional is an exclusive benefit of membership in The Wildlife Society. Published six times annually, the magazine presents timely research news and analysis of trends in the wildlife profession....