New Mexico bans coyote-killing contests on state land
January 16, 2019, 9:57 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
The ban makes it illegal to organize, sponsor or participate in a killing contest of coyotes.
Romeo, one of the last of his species, will finally meet his Juliet
January 15, 2019, 11:49 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Romeo the Sehuencas water frog desperately needed a girlfriend and a team of researchers found her along with several others.
It takes this dragonfly 3 generations to complete its annual, 1,000-mile migration
January 9, 2019, 3:23 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Covering thousands of miles on 3-inch wings, the common green darner dragonfly completes a multi-generation journey every year.
Why do two-thirds of killer whale pregnancies fail?
January 4, 2019, 10:41 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
A big factor has to do with the Chinook salmon population near Puget Sound.
Cat's tongue mushroom: Look for this tiny translucent treat on the forest floor
December 23, 2018, 1:15 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
This little mushroom is a pleasant surprise to anyone enjoying a walk in the woods.
8 vampire animals that aren't necessarily bloodsuckers
December 12, 2018, 10:42 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Vampire squirrels? Vampire flying frogs? We label a lot of species with the shiver-inducing denizen of the night, even if they don't suck blood.
All-women film team takes on border wall on behalf of all at-risk wildlife
December 11, 2018, 12:56 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
In 'Ay, Mariposa,' conservation filmmakers highlight the people, animals, and fragile habitats impacted by the barrier.
Meet the bilby! 5 fast facts about this adorable Australian animal
December 6, 2018, 10:53 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
These adorable creatures are becoming more popular, and they may just take over as the country's animal representative for Easter.