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

The Wildlife Conference promotes the protection of sharks and turtles

PANAMA CITY (AP) — An international wildlife conference has moved to enact some of the most important protections for shark species targeted in the fin trade and dozens of turtles, Lizards and frogs whose numbers are decimated by the pet trade. The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, known … 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

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

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

Hundreds of Colorado elk wear GPS collars, hunting cows to control them, while CPW fights to reverse the herd’s decline.

Colorado wildlife managers are galvanizing efforts to reverse elk decline in the southwestern quadrant of the state by controlling hunting and protecting wild habitats, with the goal of increasing calf survival amid severe droughts and development. And the Colorado Parks and Wildlife teams are launching an unprecedented statewide elk-spotting program. They will collect “several hundred” … Read more

Paddler groups are frustrated by the lack of regulation by the state wildlife agency – Tennessee Lookout

Brandon Archer was surfing the Buffalo River with his friends over Labor Day weekend three years ago, when he jumped in for a swim and tragically drowned. Archer became entangled in a trot line, an untwisted fishing line studded with hooks that stretched across the river. The MTSU soccer player passed away a day shy … Read more

Indian Zoos: The Seeds of Wildlife Conservation

I’ll start with a quote from my best friend Jane Goodall (Which I have never met, of course). Her message to the Anti-Zoo Brigade was that in these times on the brink, it is important, more than ever, to educate children about the importance of wildlife. And nothing, not even the best TV shows and … Read more

When should a wildlife sighting be reported or encountered? – St. George News

The Utah Department of Wildlife Resources advises the public when to report a wildlife encounter or sighting, location and date unspecified | Image courtesy DWR, St. George News Street. George – Utah’s growing population and associated expansion has increased the number of wildlife encounters across the state in recent years. However, not every encounter or … Read more