Last Friday, a crew of biologists and volunteers assembled at the Scripps' Ranch. By the time the long day was over, they had drawn blood, collected other samples and attached GPS collars on 11 bighorn sheep from the Painted Rock herd.
The last Tendoy bighorn herd was introduced in the 1980s, and an outbreak of a pneumonia-causing pathogen caused a mass die-off in the 1990s from which the herd never recovered.
Bison have returned to Waterton Lakes National Park after getting evacuated during 2017’s catastrophic Kenow wildfire.
Just over a year since the first known US Covid-19 death, more than 500,000 people will have died from the disease by the end of this week.
In subzero temperatures on Wednesday morning, 35 Montana bison arrived at their new home on the Rosebud Indian Reservation in South Dakota.
A herd of cows escaped their home and started running down a busy LaPorte County, Indiana highway Saturday.
New studies show pronghorn avoid wind turbines. But more work is being done to determine the exact toll and wind development expands.
A cow elk shot in Grand Teton National Park has tested positive for chronic wasting disease, according to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department.
Frances Cassirer has been working to recover bighorn sheep in Hells Canyon for more than two decades.
Four people were cited and one received a written warning after a group of roughly 100 hunters fired into a herd of elk Sunday in Meagher Coun…
Three Yellowstone bison have begun their journey to Alaska to join their new herd.
Eleven Yellowstone National Park bison were transferred to the Fort Peck Reservation on Wednesday, the fourth such shipment of the quarantined wildlife meant to boost herds across the nation.
Up to 200 American bison, also known as buffalo, could be transferred to South Dakota's Rosebud Sioux Reservation this fall.
Fifty-five bighorn sheep from the Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation were transferred to North Dakota and Utah in January in a unique, privately funded project.
A rancher has agreed to plead guilty to felony aggravated animal cruelty after more than 100 cows died of starvation in central Montana.
A man is facing animal cruelty charges in central Montana after 230 cows were found starving in the middle of calving season, including 65 that were found dead.
Genetic testing revealed that the young bull is of an exotic sub-species, and that it came from a herd more than 600 miles from where it was shot.
Indian tribal representatives testified before a Congressional subcommittee on Tuesday in favor of legislation that seeks $14 million in grants and cooperation from the federal government to restore bison to tribal lands.
A Montana game farm is under quarantine after an elk tested positive for chronic wasting disease, the state Department of Livestock reported.
JACKSON, Wyo. — An operation to kill the mountain goats that have invaded Grand Teton National Park and threaten the existence of the park's struggling bighorn sheep herd is beginning Sunday, officials said.
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One of the state’s largest elk herds roams across the Big and Little Snowy mountains of central Montana.