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NASHVILLE – As a young college student, I worked as a volunteer at the Alabama Wildlife CenterThey are mainly interested in songbirds, squirrels, and opossums. All the children entrusted to my care were so healthy that an adolescent who would be willing to begin his day by feeding at dawn, and to continue feeding every … Read more

Wyoming’s 29 Wildlife Habitat Management Areas close each winter to reduce stress on animals and forage

Casper, WW. Winter closures are implemented annually in 29 Wyoming Wildlife Habitat Management Areas to protect animals and their wintering ranges, according to the Wyoming Department of Fish and Game. “Seasonal closures are essential to reduce stress-causing disruptions to winter deer, elk, bighorn sheep and other wildlife,” said Ray Breedhoft, Head of Habitat and Access … Read more

The lame duck congress can act unified to protect the abundant wildlife

For decades American hunters have proven how to protect the great outdoors. Duck hunters, in particular, have been successful in preserving our nation’s wetland habitats–from the coastal swamps of the Chesapeake Bay to the prairie pits of the Dakota to the rich wetlands of California’s Central Valley. Figures from the latest release Report of the … Read more

Wildlife Summit to come up with a new plan to control wild turkeys in Staten Island

STATEN ISLAND, NY — The upcoming meeting of city and state agencies and local elected officials has one goal: to develop a plan for dealing with “troublesome” wildlife on Staten Island. The main topic of discussion will be the turkeys in town. Central Island Councilman David Carr, District Chief Vito Fusella, the City Parks Department, … Read more

Dispersed rabies vaccines from the US Department of Agriculture in 13 states

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has begun popping up millions of oral-containing packets. rabies Vaccine from helicopters and planes in more than 13 states from Maine to Alabama. The main goal is to prevent the raccoon from spreading its strain Deadly virus to states where it has not been found or … Read more

The Minnesota Wildlife Hospital, one of the busiest in the world, plans to expand

Housed in a cramped building in Roseville Park, one of the world’s busiest wildlife hospitals sees nearly 20,000 patients a year, from sleeping cottontails to majestic trumpeting pelicans. After, after 20 years old, I’m out of space. The nonprofit Wildlife Rehabilitation Center has purchased 22 acres in Grant City, Washington County, with ambitious plans to … Read more

Explaining America’s Wildlife Restoration Act

The Biden administration is about to enact a law The largest part of climate legislation Ever, after the Senate passed Inflation Reduction Act Sunday by a consecutive vote along party lines. But there’s actually another huge piece of environmental legislation that could soon become law — and it has bipartisan support. Known by the acronym … Read more

A wildlife veterinarian says bird flu can devastate local birds

A wildlife veterinarian is concerned that a strain of bird flu currently circulating in the US and UK could have a devastating effect on native wild bird populations, should it reach New Zealand. Avian influenza A (H5N1) strain has been circulating throughout Asia since 2014 but has now spread to other parts of the world. … Read more

Wildlife conservation jobs

Wildlife conservation needs people from multiple backgrounds to come together. | Image source: Getty Images / iStockphoto IIt seems that members of the workforce in the 21st century are increasingly open to exploring careers that were considered non-traditional only a decade ago. Wildlife conservation and protection is one area of ​​business and activity that can … Read more