Oh deer! There’s a chronic wasting disease that is turning deer, moose and elk into “zombie-like” creatures.
"It was an experience to meet such a stately animal up close," said the hiker who took the video.
Early morning perfection at Sprague Lake. Photo credit: Jonathan Irish Roaring River Falls at the Alluvial Fan. Photo credit
“It won’t happen again,” she said after the animal charged her.
As a result of walking this prairie together and exchanging ideas and stories, we've developed a partnership. With generous
Last Sunday, we saw the first of the elk entering our property.
Since 2008, my colleagues and I have been studying two fires in Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta. We want to know whether restoring two out of three key ecological forces in this system (fire, wolves) without restoring the third (bison) is sufficient to return this fescue grassland to pre-Euro-American settlement conditions.
The hunt is finally over for an Oregon couple—and their engagement photo says it all.
The wolves' return to Yellowstone and the subsequent recovery of plants that elk had been eating to death in their absence has become one the most popularized and beloved ecological tales.
What a wonderful medley of wildlife roams our world. But while our Ark still sails, a cabinet of the Seven Seas, it is faring through whirlpools that threaten to tip the boat and spill its precious cargo.