Dana Kobilinsky

Wolves alter Minnesota wetlands

Wolves in Minnesota’s Voyageurs National Park are changing the wetlands ecosystem there, researchers found, due to their appetite for beavers. “Wolves eat a lot of beavers, especially in Voyageurs, where there are a ton of

Conservation News

Soundscapes reveal habitat quality

By setting out recorders in the middle of ecosystems, researchers have developed unique audio “fingerprints” representing the whole system to tell them whether habitat is high or low quality. “Traditional ecological monitoring techniques require laborious