Unexpected wildlife captured in the Seymour and Coquitlam watersheds | Spare News

Unexpected wildlife captured in the Seymour and Coquitlam watersheds |  Spare News

Wildlife cameras installed in the Seymour and Coquitlam watersheds captured an abundance of animal activity, including some sightings that pleasantly surprised local environmental enthusiasts. Images show black bears exploring with their cubs or curiously investigating snow pickets, a bobcat trotting through leaves and a cougar shoving its way through fresh snow. Yet it was the … Read more

Big Pivots: Dismantling Wildlife Walls in Colorado

Big Pivots: Dismantling Wildlife Walls in Colorado

A wildlife overpass over Colorado Highway 9 between Kremmling and Silverthorne helps mitigate wildlife-vehicle collisions in the area.Hugh Carey/Summit Daily Although I was never a big game hunter, I killed three deer in Colorado and probably gave an elk a terrible headache. Not to mention my carnage among rabbits and other little critters.Cars were my … Read more

Best: Dismantling wildlife walls in Colorado

Best: Dismantling wildlife walls in Colorado

allen bestCourtesy picture Although I was never a big game hunter, I killed three deer in Colorado and probably gave an elk a terrible headache. Not to mention my carnage among rabbits and other little critters. Cars were my weapon, not guns. Driving at dusk or in the dark of night will inevitably produce close … Read more

January State Department of Fish and Wildlife Calendar | Corning Observer

January State Department of Fish and Wildlife Calendar |  Corning Observer

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife’s January calendar is listed. Wildlife areas, ecological reserves and other properties may be closed due to wildfires or damage caused by wildfires. Hunters and outdoor enthusiasts are strongly encouraged to check for closure before heading out on recreational trips. • Multiple Days — Shared Habitat Alliance for Recreational … Read more

Make 2023 a year to learn more about what lives in Colorado – Loveland Reporter-Herald

When you hear the Townsend loners, you know October has arrived – Loveland Reporter-Herald

Growing up in the hardwood forests of Iowa, I learned that trees were one big family of plants. Nobody actually taught me that; it was just the character of a conversation between aunts and uncles, parents and grandparents, neighbors and family friends. Their perception of the “tree” was rooted in and derived from cultural traditions. … Read more

Portman, Coons Applaud END Wildlife Trafficking Act Reauthorization Signed Into Law in 2023 NDAA Exercise

Portman, Coons Applaud END Wildlife Trafficking Act Reauthorization Signed Into Law in 2023 NDAA Exercise

December 23, 2022 | Press Releases WASHINGTON DC – US Senator Rob Portman (R-OH), as well as Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) announced that their bipartisan the Elimination, Incapacitation and Disruption (END) Wildlife Trafficking Reauthorization and Enhancement Act was enacted in fiscal year 2023 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). This The legislation is designed to combat … Read more

A wildlife awareness project is born at Eagle Ranch

A wildlife awareness project is born at Eagle Ranch

Local wildlife and land managers are urging residents to stay away from wildlife this time of year.Eagle County Open Space / Courtesy Photo The Hardscrabble Trails Coalition and the Vail Valley Mountain Trails Alliance are partnering with 970 Design to launch an Eagle-wide educational initiative aimed at encouraging more responsible coexistence between residents, visitors and … Read more

Strategic reserves in Oregon to protect biodiversity, water and carbon

Strategic reserves in Oregon to protect biodiversity, water and carbon

Oregon’s old-growth forests store some of the largest amounts of carbon in the United States. Photo George Würthner A new study, Strategic Reserves in Oregon’s Forests for Biodiversity, Water, and Carbon to Mitigate and Adapt to Climate Changereported in Frontiers in Forests and global climate change, proposes setting aside a strategic forest reserve system in … Read more