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WM: Proper planning can aid waterfowl in Canada’s ‘duck factory’

Decades of research offer guidance in the Prairie Pothole Region

Read Now May 17, 2023
June 6, 2023

Small surveys can give a big picture

Researchers looked at key interactions to gauge the health of the ecosystem

June 6, 2023

TWS2022: Backcountry skiing pushes out endangered bighorns

Bighorns avoid backcountry ski areas during the winter

June 5, 2023

Air samples offer a snapshot of biodiversity on the ground

Could air quality monitors in place around the world provide a global check-up?

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October 21, 2014

Fun in San Francisco

The San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of TWS has recently provided members with several opportunities to learn and engage. Recent events have included a hike to observe Tule Elk at...

October 21, 2014

Hemorrhagic Virus Threatens Spain’s Amphibians

The world’s amphibians cannot catch a break. Climate change, habitat loss, and the spread of chytrid fungus already contribute to declining populations. Now, a deadly virus is ravaging Spain’s toads...

October 20, 2014

TWS Recommendations for Critical Habitat Policies

The Wildlife Society submitted comments to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) applauding their efforts to bring regulatory clarity to rules and policies related to critical habitat designations under...

October 20, 2014

Flyway to the Danger Zone

Flying at night should be old hat for bats, but this routine feat is becoming increasingly dangerous. Tens to hundreds of thousands of migratory bats turn up dead at the...

October 20, 2014

The Wildlife Confessional

Have you spent hours in the field being eluded by a species you were making every effort to locate? Did your day of field research turn in to a comical...

October 20, 2014

TWS Informs Virginia’s Hunting over Bait Review

The Wildlife Society and the Virginia Chapter of The Wildlife Society each submitted comments to a committee charged by the Virginia State’s legislature with reviewing current policies that prohibit hunting...

October 20, 2014

UIUC Promotes Student Engagement

The University of Illinois at Urbana – Champaign (UIUC) Student Chapter has been providing their members with several learning opportunities and field trips. Students participated in a firearms training under...

October 19, 2014

Africa Study Shows Carnivores Protect Defenseless Plants

Thornless vegetation thrives in areas frequented by leopards and wild dogs by keeping away impalas and other grazing animals, a new study in Science found. More.

October 19, 2014

TWS Shares Insights on U.S. Farm Bill Programs

Attendees at the 13th International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) International Congress of Pesticide Chemistry learned about a variety of agricultural, wildlife, and ecosystems benefits of U.S. Farm...