Wetlands and migratory birds get $35 million conservation grant from government
June 16, 2010, 10:58 p.m. by Katherine Butler
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announces plans to conserve more than 6.1 million acres across North America.
The carbon credit value of Pacific Northwest old-growth forests
June 11, 2010, 11:42 a.m. by Dr. Reese Halter
Ancient Pacific Northwest forests are vitally important in combating global warming, providing fresh water and medicines to fight cancers.
Mountain goats are nature's finest high-elevation critters
June 10, 2010, 12:56 p.m. by Dr. Reese Halter
This beauty of a beast is the hardiest land animal on the continent.
The key to life on Earth is understanding biodiversity
June 9, 2010, 6:28 a.m. by Dr. Reese Halter
Conservation biologists are charged with maintaining the rich genetic tapestry of life -- our grandchildren's legacy.
Hummingbirds are nature's most perfect helicopters
June 8, 2010, 1:30 p.m. by Dr. Reese Halter
Hummingbirds are often heard well before they are seen -- a welcome harbinger of spring and summer.
A giant-leafed plant from Pacific Northwest offers potent medicine
June 3, 2010, 10:19 a.m. by Dr. Reese Halter
Native Americans have been using devil's club to successfully treat sickness for thousands of years.
How important is breakfast to weight loss?
Monster 75-foot wave loomed off the California coast during the holiday weekend
The truth about why pets get returned
8 creative techniques to keep coral reefs alive
The ongoing rehabilitation of Michael Vick
Squirrels rely on birds to let them know when it's safe to go out