Horned Lizards: Masters of Defense

With a crown of horns and ability to shoot blood from its eyes, the horned lizard is built for defense. The 16 living species in the genus Read More…

Flashback Friday: Fascinating Flickers

Today's Flashback Friday features a familiar feathered friend – the Northern Flicker. Learning how to identify common wildlife species can bring a greater appreciation for the diversity Read More…

Flashback Friday: Saved from the Soup Pot

Today's Flashback Friday is a heartwarming tale of wildlife rescue in Laos. Field work in southeast Asia often involves a trip to the local market. It’s a Read More…

Have a Frightfully Fishy Halloween

A little fish-themed frightfulness to get you in the holiday spirit – wishing everyone a spooktacular Halloween!

Zombie Fish Encounter

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3NaxNYCop90 Just in time for Halloween, here is a close encounter with a Chinook salmon that is approaching "zombie" fish status. By the time salmon return to Read More…

Flashback Friday: Fish Arthritis

Today's Flashback Friday shows that even fish can get stiff joints. Scientists have discovered that bony fish have one more thing in common with humans than previously Read More…