Written by Madeline Van Tassel | May 23rd, 2013
Spring evenings at Yellowstone National Park’s Mud Volcano prove to be a busy time for wildlife! Flickr photographer Jon Taylor Montana captured this image of bison and bears out for an evening stroll.
Written by Katherine Sather | May 22nd, 2013
The Discovery Channel’s new series “North America” will go inside the lives of grizzly bears, red foxes and other animals. Until the next episode, get your animal fix here.
Written by Megan Sheehan | April 3rd, 2013
Written by Nicole Levins | February 4th, 2013
Written by Madeline Van Tassel | November 30th, 2012
A photograph has the ability to transport the viewer immediately to a far away location. Instead of being behind a computer right now, I feel as though I’m a mere 20 feet from this majestic bison. Thanks to Flickr user surfwax for taking us all on a virtual vacation to Grand Teton National Park and […]
Written by Matt Miller | October 10th, 2012
Follow bison herds; record bison as they fight, bellow and urinate on themselves; collect bison bones; repeat. It’s just another “day at the office” for these student researchers from Gustavus Adolphus College.
Written by Darci Palmquist | September 27th, 2012
A new study from the Conservancy’s Niobrara Valley Preserve in Nebraska shows that prescribed burning of grasslands could be the key to sustainable family ranching.
Written by Bob Bendick | February 4th, 2011
One aspect of our history very clearly sets us apart from the rest of the world. Our director of U.S. government relations says it’s at risk now more than ever. Can a single initiative turn the tide?
Written by Nicole Levins | March 4th, 2010
Written by Matt Miller | July 8th, 2009
Are conservationists studying some wildlife to death? Writer Cat Urbigkit ponders the question in an interesting post on the Querencia blog about impacts of radio collars on bison and other animals. She includes pictures of collars rubbing animals’ necks raw, and wonders: Is all this really necessary? Noting the intrusive nature of collars, Urbigkit writes: “I […]