Latest Conservation biology News

Conservation dog searches for bees in Colorado mountains

Jul. 17, 2021 10:16 AM EDT

FRISCO, Colo. (AP) — Jacqueline Staab found a way to combine her two passions in her conservation research efforts: bees and dogs. Staab’s dog Darwin was trained as a conservation detection dog to seek out bumblebees and their nests, and Staab said he’s the only...

Biologists to capture Montana grizzly bears for research

Jul. 15, 2021 13:17 PM EDT

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Biologists are set to begin capturing grizzly bears in the Custer Gallatin National Forest south of Gallatin Gateway as part of ongoing population monitoring required under the Endangered Species Act. The Interagency Grizzly Bear Study Team will...