Posts Categorized: Habitat Conservation

Birds at Chincoteague NWR, © Steve Hillebrand/USFWS

Celebrate Your Public Lands! »

This Saturday, September 26, is National Public Lands Day. This day of celebration invites Americans to enjoy the lands that belong to them, and even volunteer in projects to enhance public lands and resources.

Hammerhead in net, ©

Swordfishermen be warned! »

Some commercial fishermen use drift gillnets to sweep the ocean and end up collecting not only intended species of fish, but also “bycatch”, other unintended sea life like whales, dolphins, sharks, sea turtles and seals.

Wolverine, © Anna Yu/iStock

Wildlife Weekly Wrap Up »

Rare Wolverines Confirmed in New Areas in Wyoming; Wolf Science – “When shooting a coyote kills a wolf”; Rare Lynx Sighting Caught on Camera; Save These Sharks; Alarming Rates of Plastic in Sea Turtles

Swift Fox, © Kylie Paul/DOW

Little Fox on the Prairie »

About 17 years ago, we started the first of several years of reintroductions of captive-bred swift foxes from Canada into Blackfeet Indian tribal lands. By 2006, the reintroduction was deemed a success. Fast forward to today, and we are still curious about the swift foxes of the Blackfeet Reservation.