This sweet li’ll face belongs to a rare black-footed ferret, one of 30 released today by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge in Commerce City, Colo. The 25-square-mile site was once a toxic waste dump, but has gotten new life (literally) after a billion-dollar cleanup. Read more...
How the site of the world’s worst nuclear disaster became a surprisingly abundant wildlife refuge.
The Land and Water Conservation Fund expired Thursday at midnight. The fund helped create parks in all 50 states, including many national wildlife refuges, forests, rivers, community parks, and trails. The fund, created by Congress in...Show More Summary
This beautiful cluster of Monarch butterflies was seen at St. Marks National Wildlife Refuge in Florida.
This is the fifth whale to wash up at a local beach in the last six months. [ more › ]
JUNEAU, Alaska (Reuters) - A federal judge has upheld a decision by the U.S. government to protect Alaska's Izembek National Wildlife Refuge, blocking a proposed 10-mile (16-km) gravel road linking an Aleutian Islands fishing community to an all-weather airport for medical evacuations.
I’ve just arrived in Alaska, heading to the Togiak Wildlife Refuge to chase interior grizzlies with my friend (and renowned bear hunter) Linda Powell. Linda handles the PR for Mossberg and we’re using the first dangerous game offering...Show More Summary
And also rename North America’s highest mountain. Drilling for oil in the Chukchi Sea – part of the Arctic Ocean – poses a threat to Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR) as an oil spill would affect the whole arctic circle. The president has pledged a U.S. reduce in greenhouse fuel emissions of as much
Late morning this past Thursday, 27 August, I was on the East Pond of Jamaica Bay. I was only there...
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe today announced the agency will expand fishing and hunting opportunities on 21 refuges throughout The post Service Announces 2015 Expansion of Hunting and Fishing Opportunities on National Wildlife Refuges appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announces finalization of new regulations, including those targeted to youth hunters, in refuges across the country WASHINGTON – The post BHA Welcomes New Hunting and Fishing Opportunities on National Wildlife Refuges appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
A kinkajou that's been on the lam in the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge Center in Broad Channel, Queens has been apprehended and brought in for questioning regarding the matter of HOW IT GOT SO GOD DAMN ADORABLE!!! [ more › ]
It being mid-August in New York City there is one place where I have to be as often as I...
By David Schwartz PHOENIX (Reuters) - A raging fire broke out on Saturday in a wildlife refuge in northwestern Arizona near the California border, forcing the evacuation of about 150 homes, fire officials said. Authorities ordered the...Show More Summary
The bird piggyback ride was spotted by a visitor to the DeSoto and Boyer Chute National Wildlife Refuge
You can thank this Historical Badass for keeping the oil companies out of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge,
A detailed geological-drilling study warns of threats to the region's monuments, roads, wildlife refuges, and military installations.
Franklin, TN – Undeterred by flies, heat and muck, nine volunteers from the Young Brotherhood of International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) The post IBEW Volunteers Surmount Intense Heat and Flies to Help Construct Cypress Marsh Boardwalk at Virginia’s Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
PORTLAND, Ore. (Reuters) - A group of Oregon children who stumbled across an un-detonated, decades-old military-grade mortar shell in a Portland wildlife refuge took it to a play date but escaped unharmed, Portland police said on Wednesday. Show More Summary
A group of Oregon children stumbled across an un-detonated, decades-old military-grade mortar shell in a wildlife refuge.