Feb 21 2015Part way through the fur selling season, and the predicted slump in the fur market is being reflected in both local and international auction prices.
Dec 31 2014Melissa Groo, a nature photographer and story teller, visits places “on the edge of wildness, sits quietly and observes.”
Nov 28 2014If you've ever wanted to see a bobcat in the wild, now is a great time of year to do so. Take a look at Daniel Dietrich's story behind this spectacular image!
Oct 01 2014On Jan 1, 2014, a bobcat was discovered dragging a foothold trap. Here is the story of this New Year's Day bobcat incident, shared with us by photojournalist and Wyoming resident Kathy Lichtendahl.
Jun 30 2014BOISE, Idaho— Five conservation groups filed a lawsuit today against the governor of Idaho and other state officials to halt trapping that harms and often kills Canada lynx, one of the rarest cats in the United States. The lawsuit charges Gov. Butch Otter, the director of the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, and members of the state Fish and Game Commission with violations of the Endangered Species Act resulting from state permitting that leads to trapping and killing of lynx, a threatened species numbering as few as 100 animals in Idaho.
Jun 17 2014A local organization is calling for an overhaul of Wyoming’s trapping regulations, saying they haven't been updated since before the de-listing of wolves. Cover photo: Bradley Orstead.
Apr 26 2014Melissa Groo, a nature photographer and story teller, visits places “on the edge of wildness, sits quietly and observes.” She was rewarded on this day, capturing the “spirit and essence” of this bobcat. You can follow this sequence of events, and get a glimpse into the biology and behavior of this wild cat, a master of survival. Here is Melissa’s story:
Feb 22 2014We are in awe of such amazing images of a leaping Wyoming bobcat, caught with a camera - a non-consumptive and valuable appreciation of our wildlife.
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Trap Incident Investigation Report
January 1, 2014
Legal Trap, Legal Action not Possible
On Jan 1, 2014, a bobcat was discovered dragging a foothold trap.…