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The March issue of the Wildlife Society Bulletin is now available

Articles focus on duck hunters’ bag limit compliance, LGBTQ+ inclusion and more

Read Now March 20, 2024
April 23, 2024

New maps expand picture of big-game migrations in the West

The maps document 33 mule deer, pronghorn and elk routes

April 23, 2024

Deep snows deter red foxes

Frequent, larger snow events brought on by climate change could reduce fox populations

April 22, 2024

Can biodiversity boost mental health?

Researchers found greater wellbeing was associated with more diversity

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November 6, 2014

Deer, Bats, Foxes, Oh My!

Members of the University of Maryland (UMD) Student Chapter in College Park, MD have been busy conducting several research projects in their surrounding community. Current on-going studies include e-Mammal camera...

November 5, 2014

Honey Bee Habitat Funded by USDA

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently announced that it will provide $4 million to private landowners to improve honeybee health in the Midwest. The funds will be directed to...

November 5, 2014

FWS Protects Two Prairie Butterfly Species

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) recently announced a decision to list two butterfly species for federal protection under the Endangered Species Act. The Dakota skipper (Hesperia dacotae), found...

November 5, 2014

Biologist Finds Rare Frog

While searching for a newly discovered species of leopard frog —named for its green and beige spots — Jacob Kubel, a conservation scientist with the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and...

November 4, 2014

And the Student Chapter of the Year is…

At The Widlife Society’s 21st Annual Conference, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (ABAC) in Tifton, Georgia was recognized as the Student Chapter of the Year for their accomplishments during the 2013-2014...

November 3, 2014

U. N. Scientific Panel Issues Climate Change Report

The United Nations’ Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change concluded that an urgent global effort is needed to drastically reduce emissions and stem a future of extreme weather, rising sea levels,...


November 3, 2014

Death of Rare Rhino Sign of the Times

The number of northern white rhinos (Ceratotherium simum cottoni) left in the world now stands at six following the death of Suni, one of the subspecies’ last two breeding males....

October 25, 2014

A New Look at is now your single destination for both TWS and wildlife news! Your Society has taken a major step forward in improving both your experience with our website, and improving...

October 25, 2014

Combating the Rage

Attracting Rabid Bats with Artificial Sound When renowned bat researcher Denny Constantine passed away on May 24, 2014, the wildlife health community lost one of its most prolific researchers. Last...