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Wildlife Vocalizations: Anna Brose

Anna Brose shares the excitement and enthusiasm that pushes her past the road bumps she may encounter

Read Now March 21, 2023
Anna Brose holds a bison skull in Yellowstone National Park while doing telemetry checks on collared bison in the park in 2017.
March 30, 2023

2023 TWS Elections: Vice President

This year’s nominees for vice president of TWS are Fidel Hernández and Paul Johansen

March 30, 2023

USFWS agreement advances conservation on working forests

The agreement formalizes the Wildlife Conservation Initiative

March 29, 2023

Migrating birds may break for immune system boost

Stopovers aren’t just to refuel, researchers found

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Wolf Debate
November 21, 2014

Wolf Debate Fueled by Science and Politics

Science and local politics may be at odds in Michigan where voters turned down two wolf-hunting proposals on election day. A recently published study in the Journal of Wildlife Management...

Keystone Construction, Texas
November 21, 2014

Keystone XL fails to move in Senate

The Senate voted against legislation to force the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline on Tuesday in a close vote. The legislation missed the filibuster-proof 60 vote majority by just...

Killer Shrimp
November 20, 2014

Michigan Bans Killer Shrimp

Killer shrimp (dikerogammarus villosus) and six other water-dwelling, invasive species are banned from Michigan for fear that they will disrupt the existing aquatic food chain. Read more at Detroit Free...

Red Wolf Captive Program
November 19, 2014

Settlement Aims to Reduce Red Wolf Mortality

North Carolina will adjust its coyote hunting regulations to help reduce mortality of the endangered red wolf (Canis lupus rufus) as part of a court settlement with several environmental non-profits....

Polar Bears
November 18, 2014

Protection for Endangered Mammals Gets Boost

More than 100 countries approved greater protection under the Convention for Migratory Species for polar bears and 30 other species of wildlife Species. Read more at The Guardian.

Yosemite National Park
November 17, 2014

Tracking Yosemite’s Bears

Yosemite National Park wildlife biologists are using GPS to track nine bears in an effort to prevent run-ins with park visitors. Watch more at Today.

November 14, 2014

Landowner Partnerships with FWS Protect Habitat

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service partnered with Texas landowners to protect nearly 7500 acres of ranchland along the Gulf Coast near the border with Mexico. The ranch, which is...

Sage Grouse
November 13, 2014

Gunnison Sage Grouse Gets Federal Protection

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) listed the Gunnison sage grouse as threatened under the Endangered Species Act this week. FWS also established 1.4 million acres of critical habitat...

November 12, 2014

Bats Compete for Resources

Researchers recently found that Mexican free-tailed bats compete for food by jamming each other’s echolocation frequencies mid-hunt — a behavior that has never been seen before. Read more at BBC...