BLM and wild horse watchers disagree over how many of the
animals roam Nevada and what kind of impact they're having in the
by Lynne Bama,
Mar 02, 1998
Charles Bowden tracks wild sheep in the desert heat. Excerpted from Gary Paul Nabhan's
anthology, Counting Sheep.
by Charles Bowden,
Jun 27, 1994
Colorado mountain goats craving salt raid campgrounds in
search of hikers' urine.
Dec 26, 1994
Recent maulings and a death caused by wolf-dog hybrids
leads to talk of legislation in Colorado and discussion elsewhere
in the West about the dangers the wolf-dogs pose.
by Ron Baird,
Feb 17, 1997
Herpetologists are collecting records on malformed
amphibians in an attempt to find the cause of the
Sep 01, 1997
Disappearing habitat and an increase in hunting quotas
based on politics and guesswork are threatening the stability of
mountain lion populations in the West.
by Jodi Peterson,
Apr 12, 2004
A new Idaho law allows farmers who suspect beavers are
damming water that could be irrigating fields to call on state
officials to get rid of the beavers even if the dams are on
someone's private property.
by Greg Moore,
May 27, 1996
A National Bighorn Sheep Interpretive Center will open in
May 31, 1993
A Dept. of Agriculture brucellosis study on Yellowstone
bison is stopped by court order after intervention by the Fund for
by Arnie Atencio,
Apr 05, 1993
A plan to restore free-roaming bison to North Dakota's
Little Missouri National Grassland meets unexectedly fierce
resistance from local cattle ranchers.
by Mark Matthews,
Jun 08, 1998