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Pronghorn warming to safe passages: Scientists observe as pronghorn use overpass without hesitation

Pronghorn warming to safe passages: Scientists observe as pronghorn use overpass without hesitation

Scientists with the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) observing the fall migration of pronghorn from Grand Teton National Park to the Upper Green River Basin announced that for the second year, the animals have successfully used the newly constructed overpasses that provide safe passage over U.S. Highway 191 in Trapper’s Point, Wyoming. More telling, the scientists […]

First look at diverse life below rare tallgrass prairies

First look at diverse life below rare tallgrass prairies

America’s once-abundant tallgrass prairies — which have all but disappeared — were home to dozens of species of grasses that could grow to the height of a man, hundreds of species of flowers, and herds of roaming bison. For the first time, a research team led by the University of Colorado Boulder has gotten a […]