Conservation News

Does trapping impact wolf behavior?

Wolves have been live-captured with foothold traps for several decades for research and population monitoring purposes. However, trapping in most areas is limited to the spring, summer and autumn because cold winter temperatures can lead

Dana Kobilinsky

JWM: Coyotes don’t reduce deer populations

As coyotes (Canis latrans) expand their range and increase their population sizes across the eastern United States, white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) populations are not impacted, according to new research. “I hear lots of people arguing about