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  • Promo pic from Anacostia Watershed Society facebook page
    Wildlife and Watershed Wednesday Happy Hour in D.C.
    Did you know? Anacostia Watershed Society is a non-profit environmental organization devoted to restoring and protecting the Anacostia River.What: You’re invited to join Anacostia Watershed Society at Big Bear Cafe in DC's Bloomingdale...
  • blind owl with a starry night eyes
    Rescued Blind owl has a Starry night in his eyes
    Van Gogh painted a starry night and this owl seems to have a mirror image of those stars in his eyes. Sadly this beautiful owl's physical feature is not a good one. The Beautiful reflections in his eyes are due to being blind.Someone in...
  • $15k reward to find killer of alpha wolf in Washington state
    $15k reward to find killer of alpha wolf in Washington state
    The alpha female wolf from a Washington state wolf pack was recently killed - and conservation groups now have a healthy bounty out to find her killer.KOMO 4 News reported today that conservation groups have a $15,000 reward for information...
  • Apache the Ambassador Wolf
    Colorado wildlife activist takes the fight for wolves to state governments
    By the 1970's, the eerie sound of the howl of the wolf in America was nearly silenced for good. The symbol of all that is wild and free nearly eradicated from the countryside. Air pollution and destruction of the environment along with concern...
  • Coyote on the golf course
    Humane Society to hold seminar in Dallas about living with urban coyotes
    You have seen them in the park, or on the golf course. There have been sightings on suburban streets right before pets like small dogs and cats turn up missing. Sometimes garbage cans are turned over. They are urban coyotes and we have them right...
  • Pelican feeding frenzy
    Pelican feeding frenzy on the California coast
    These pelicans and other birds are enjoying a feeding frenzy on the coast of Central California.Moonstone beach in beautiful Cambria, California offers the perfect location to observe California central coast wildlife from the comfort of the...
  • Flesh-eating fungus killing amphibians worldwide - are American pets next?
    Flesh-eating fungus killing amphibians worldwide, are American pets next?
    Amphibians - including toads, frogs, newts, and salamanders, are known as "indicator species" - animals whose presence can indicate a healthy ecosystem, or whose absence can indicate ecological issues. Amphibians are highly sensitive to...
  • Bear cub
    Bear cub walks into a Rite Aid
    Stop us if you’ve heard this one before: A bear cub walks into a pharmacy and browses the aisles. Wait, this isn’t a joke. It actually happened in an Ashland, Oregon Rite Aid store, according to reports today by the Huffington Post....
  • Lily Pads
    Halloween and history family fun at Tomoka Fest
    Meet Smokey Bear or some real live wildlife at the 3rd Annual Tomoka Fest on October 25, 2014. Families can take part in interpretive walks, archeological activities, music and storytelling, and so much more throughout the day. There will be...
  • City critters: The Coyote
    City critters: The Coyote
    Originally, the coyote evolved in the western deserts and the Great Plains, and that was their entire range until the 1800s. Once humans had mostly exterminated the larger predators such as wolves and mountain lions, however, coyotes began to...
  • Magic Bronson
    Magic Bronson: We suggest 'Go Get It'
    November is coming. We know what that means. A bountiful feast amongst loved ones. What will you be thankful for? One thing to look forward to is the release of Magic Bronson's new album, “Wildlife,” coming out Nov. 4, 2014. Magic...
  • California thrasher
    San Diego's mimicking birds
    How often in San Diego do you hear a bird copying what sounds like a car alarm? Or, another making weird, flowing calls similar to other birds. Or, what about a bird that mimics hawks or even machinery? Well, there are a few bird species in San...
  • Opening of Penguin Coast. at the Maryland Zoo meets grand reception
    Opening of Penguin Coast at the Maryland Zoo meets grand reception
    This weekend, the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore made waves with its Grand Opening Ceremony for Penguin Coast. There were many important dignitaries including Zoo President and CEO Don Hutchinson, Edwin R. Blake of the Maryland Zoological Society, Inc....
  • Ailing bobcat attacks woman eating lunch at guest ranch in Solvang
    Ailing bobcat attacks woman eating lunch at guest ranch in Solvang
    An employee of the Alisal Guest Ranch in Solvang, California is recovering from scratches and bites from a bobcat who attacked her while she was eating lunch on Thursday reported keyt.com.The woman was seated at a nearby picnic table when the...
  • Global wildlife numbers nosedive by more than half
    Global wildlife numbers nosedive by more than half
    Today, Sept. 30, 2014, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) released 10th edition of “The Living Planet Report,” a science-based assessment of the planet’s health. Fifty-two percent of the world’s populations of mammals, birds,...