Tag: city

July 9, 2018

City bumblebees fare better than those on farms

Bumblebees that live in cities and villages seem to be faring better than bumblebees using agricultural fields as habitat, according to new research. To determine how the bees were faring...

February 15, 2018

In urban landscape, coyotes and foxes coexist

In wild and rural areas, red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) tend to steer clear of coyotes (Canis latrans), which often kill foxes to reduce competition for food. But across the campus...

October 20, 2017

Why Canada geese are calling a bustling city home

You may have seen them around your job, your house or the nearby lake. Canada geese (Branta canadensis) have established resident populations in urban areas across the country. That includes...