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Betsy Hartley
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Aspen is making a comeback in and around Yellowstone National Park, because of predators

Aug 30, 2018
The reintroduction of wolves into Yellowstone National Park is tied to the recovery of aspen in areas around the park, according to a new study.

By Chris Branam
Aug 30, 2018

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New evidence of two subspecies of American pikas in Rocky Mountain National Park

Jul 11, 2018
Rocky Mountain National Park provides habitat for not one, but two subspecies of the American pika, a species thought to be closely connected with climate change, according to a new study.

By Chris Branam
Jul 11, 2018

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Outdoor School begins funding notifications for 2017-18 school year

Dec 20, 2017
The new statewide Outdoor School has begun notifying school districts that they will receive funding for the 2017-18 school year.

By Chris Branam
Dec 20, 2017

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Novel ecosystems provide use for some native birds

Apr 24, 2018
While some native birds are sensitive to novel ecosystems, others don’t seem to mind

By Chris Branam
Apr 24, 2018

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Rare coastal martens under high risk of extinction in coming decades

Apr 4, 2018
Martens are like the river otters of the woods

By Chris Branam
Apr 4, 2018

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Cutting and leaving western juniper may lead to increase in invasive grasses

Mar 13, 2018
Juniper reduction alone won't be enough to restore habitat

By Chris Branam
Mar 13, 2018

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Newly-hatched salmon use geomagnetic field to learn which way is up

Feb 15, 2018
Findings have important implications for understanding how salmon navigate across the wide range of habitats they encounter

By Chris Branam
Feb 15, 2018

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Great scat! Bears - not birds - are the chief seed dispersers in Alaska

Jan 16, 2018
Bears may influence plant composition in the Pacific Northwest

By Chris Branam
Jan 16, 2018

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Economists develop decision-making method for lionfish management

Nov 28, 2017
Natural resource managers need to plan and budget for activities to deal with an invasive animal like the lionfish

By Chris Branam
Nov 28, 2017

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Recovery of West Coast marine mammals boosts consumption of chinook salmon

Nov 20, 2017
Total fish eaten may now exceed the combined harvest by commercial and recreational fisheries

By Chris Branam
Nov 20, 2017