All posts tagged "Wildlife"

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    GET OUT: Animal Encounters

    What to do when you meet a new furry friend Jackson, WY – With every excursion this fall, I’ve encountered some sort of wildlife between my front door and the woods. Though woods walking may be mellow,...

    • Posted October 6, 2015
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  • Craig Benjamin’s new neighborhood watch. (Photo: Craig Benjamin)
    GUEST OPINION: Keep Jackson Wild

    Citizens must take steps to ensure peaceful co-existence among ‘everyone’ Black bears breaking into a Hoback home, raiding picnics at String Lake and shutting down the Moose-Wilson road. Smoke from monster wildfires across the west fouling our...

    • Posted September 22, 2015
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    FEATURE: The Art of WILD

    Local flavor storms the screen for film festival National Geographic is no stranger to the talent Jackson photographers and filmmakers possess and the resources they have in their backyard. So when the snowboard documentary “The Art of...

    • Posted September 15, 2015
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  • This is becoming a more common sight on the roads of Teton County. (Credit: JH Conservation Alliance)
    GUEST OPINION: Let the animals roam

    Support wildlife crossings to decrease wildlife-vehicle collisions, protect migration paths in the valley Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The driver screamed as the windshield shattered and the START bus came to a crashing halt on the side of...

    • Posted June 30, 2015
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    Wildlife woes  Jackson, Wyoming – Spring is the roughest time for wildlife. Ungulates are weak, but still calving and fawning. Carnivores are hungry after a long winter of slim pickings. Omnivores, those that hibernate, are grouchy and...

    • Posted April 14, 2015
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  • Photo credit: Amanda White
    This Week’s PLANET Picks

    In the name of the horn Jackson, Wyoming – When Amanda White traveled to South Africa for a course on wildlife ranger training, her close encounters with its indigenous animals sparked a newfound love. She would soon...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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  • After a number of residential ‘field trips,’ Grizzly 760 was put down much to the dismay of many valley residents. PHOTO: THEHOLEPICTURE.COM
    2014 A year to forget for wildlife

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The year 2014 will be remembered as tough on wildlife. From an unfortunate moose fatality in the Gros Ventre to an elk bloodbath in the park to a high-profile grizzly removal, the passing...

    • Posted December 31, 2014
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  • Grizzly bears fighting. MIRROR UK

    911: Cellular respiration Good to see two proposed cell towers draw a total of five complaints from residents and subsequently receive approval to glow at Stilson and Melody Ranch. Dr. Devra Davis has led the charge locally...

    • Posted November 18, 2014
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    REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Chisler 348 death causes outrage

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Wildlife watchers and photographers are questioning why a yearling male Uinta Ground Squirrel, locally known as Chisler 348, was euthanized by Wyoming Game and Fish Department officials. Chisler 348 had been a favorite...

    • Posted November 18, 2014
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  • LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Money Machine of Wildlife Management

    JACKSON, WYO – Teton County Representative, Kieth Gingery, has recently introduced a bill to require wildlife game poachers to pay a restitution for the “value” of the wildlife of which they have illegally taken from the state....

    • Posted February 18, 2014
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