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  • Lake Minsi trout
    October brings fall trout stockings
    Beginning on October 1, the PA Fish & Boat Commission will stock approximately 83,300 trout in 91 lakes and stream sections in the state of Pennsylvania. Anglers can see a complete list of the fall stocking schedules by visiting the PFBC&rsquo...
  • Steamtown
    National Public Lands Day is this Saturday
    Saturday, September 27th is National Public Lands Day (NPLD). National Public Lands Day is the nation’s largest single-day volunteer effort for America’s public lands. This year marks the 21st annual celebration.NPLD provides...
  • Ruddy duck by Jennifer Miller
    2014 Duck Stamp winning subject a San Diego favorite
    The winning entry for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife’s Service “Duck Stamp” competition is a San Diego favorite, the ruddy duck. Jennifer Miller of Olean, New York was the winning artist of the acrylic painting. The second place...
  • Bike on Stony Valley Trail
    Permit may be required for recreational riding on state game lands
    There is a proposal by the PA Game Commission that a permit will be required for recreational riding on state game lands in Pennsylvania. The permit being proposed would be required only for those riding bicycles, horses or snowmobiles on...
  • Celebrate Florida's Pollution Prevention Week
    Celebrate Florida's Pollution Prevention Week
    This week, Monday, September 15, through Sunday September 21, 2014 is Florida's Department of Environmental Protection's (DEP) "Pollution Prevention Week." Celebrated the third full week of September every year Florida's...
  • Leaders in rhino conservation
    Leaders in rhino conservation
    San Diego Zoo Global is a leader in conservation, and devotes itself to protecting species and even bringing them back from the brink of extinction. The San Diego Zoo Safari Park has had the most success breeding rhinos in captivity. When zoos...
  • California blue whales.
    California blue whale census shows population growth
    The numbers of California blue whales that are alive today has approached the historic numbers of whales that lived during the most recent era of whaling by man. Cole Monnahan, a doctoral student in quantitative ecology and resource management,...
  • State parks seek volunteers for National Public Lands Day
    State parks seek volunteers for National Public Lands Day
    "This land is your land, this land is my land," Woodie Guthrie's lyrics are a fitting anthem for National Public Lands Day. Florida's state parks are preparing for the 2014 National Public Lands Day, a day filled with events...
  • Residents try to save historic tree-lined street in Studio City
    Residents try to save historic tree-lined street in Studio City
    One of the most beautiful parts of all of Los Angeles is in the suburbs of Studio City, California, and one of the most amazing neighborhoods is behind the posh shopping district of Ventura Boulevard known as the Silver Triangle. In that area is...
  • Playing with sea lions in the Galapagos.
    Google Street Views Of Oceans Are Absolutely Breathtaking
    Google Street View takes on a whole new perspective with some absolutely spectacular pictures from the ocean. Recently, Google partnered with the Catlin Seaview Survey, a group dedicated to studying coral reefs, to create amazing panoramic views...
  • sage grouse
    Republicans target Endangered Species Act for sage grouse, oil-drilling conflict
    Republicans have a new legislative target in their crosshairs, which is momentarily replacing their focus on gutting the Environmental Protection Agency.They want to “update” the Endangered Species Act, by introducing legislation...
  • TSP Logo
    Team Snake Panama launches Project BRASS: Bites Reduced and Snakes Saved
    Team Snake Panama, based at La MICA Biological Station in central Panama, strives to reduce the number of venomous snakebites while conserving all species of snakes. Our efforts are focused in Panama and Costa Rica and include research,...
  • 2 deer
    It's time of year again when EHD is likely to occur
    During this time of year prospective hunters, outdoorsmen and farmers should be alert for deer that may be affected by Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease (EHD) and should report any suspected cases to authorities. It is the most common infectious...
  • Colorful new 'street art' project an eye-popper on Isla Mujeres
    Colorful new 'street art' project an eye-popper on Isla Mujeres
    Attention art lovers (particularly fans of whale sharks and the like): The little Mexican Caribbean island of Isla Mujeres off the coast of Cancun has some surprises for you. Fifteen of them, to be exact. You’ll see them gracing the walls of...
  • Turkey's PM said women ‘laughter’ #kahkaha in public is ‘moral corruption’
    Turkey's PM said women ‘laughter’ #kahkaha in public is ‘moral corruption’
    Turkey's Deputy Prime MinisterBülent Arınçgave a speech that reeked of chauvinistic notes after he madecomments that women should not laugh in public because it might be a sign that she is happy in her love life. It was reported today that he...