All posts tagged "Wildlife"

  • 160720GuestOpinion
    GUEST OPINION: Don’t Fight the Facts

    Wildlife deserves a better chance for survival in Jackson Hole. JACKSON HOLE, WY – It’s a parent’s worst nightmare: losing your child in a car crash. Unfortunately, one local mother has dealt with it twice. On Sunday,...

    • Posted July 20, 2016
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    THE BUZZ: Lobo Lust Wipes Out 19 Wapiti

    Elk massacre in the Hoback is a rare example frenzy killing by the wolf. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Bears do it. So do foxes, honey badgers, and mountain lions. Even orcas and household lap cats do it....

    • Posted March 29, 2016
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  • 160309Buzz
    THE BUZZ: Grizzly Warfare… Again

    Fears and fights sure to ensue as bruins return to state management. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) announced earlier this week what most expected was coming: grizzly bears no longer need...

    • Posted March 8, 2016
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  • 151209GuestOpinion
    GUEST OPINION: Know Before You Go

    Outdoor winter revelry can come at a high cost to our wild neighbors. Jackson, WY – We knew it was wrong, but we didn’t care. Over the past few seasons we’d logged hundreds of laps in Granite...

    • Posted December 8, 2015
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  • 151007GetOut
    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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  • propdiss
    PROPS & DISSES

    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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