Dana Kobilinsky

Caribou, muskoxen benefit rare vegetation

Conservation and management of populations of large herbivores like caribou and muskoxen on the Arctic tundra could help maintain rare plant species under climate change. Although it sounds strange, most species of vegetation are actually

Dana Kobilinsky

JWM: Wild pigs affect native plant life

In Michigan, small localized populations of wild pigs are disturbing native forest vegetation — altering rare plant communities and soil chemistry — at least in the short term, researchers found. “Wild pigs are relatively new