Tag: Zoology

Endangered orcas compete with seals, sea lions for salmon

SEATTLE — Harbor seals, sea lions and some fish-eating killer whales have been rebounding along the Northeast Pacific Ocean in recent decades. But that...
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ITHACA, N.Y. — A million-dollar lab aimed at protecting hemlock trees from an invasive insect is being created on the Cornell University campus. ...
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A Dearborn Heights woman who's the daughter of Lebanese refugees and a Michigan State University zoology graduate are among the latest group of U.S....
Experts: Idaho hatchery built to save salmon is killing them

BOISE, Idaho — A relatively new $13.5 million hatchery intended to save Snake River sockeye salmon from extinction is instead killing thousands of fish...
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AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine officials say a new species of wasp has been discovered. ...
‘Super invader’ tree hits South, but flea beetle may be hero

NEW ORLEANS — The tallow tree, a "super invader" with toxic leaves and no natural enemies in North America, is conquering the South. ...
1st alligator snapping turtle in decades spotted in Illinois

CHICAGO — A scientist searching for a young male alligator snapping turtle that was put in a Southern Illinois creek at least a year...
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FARMINGTON, Maine — Science students at a Maine high school are going to answer the question of how long can sea monkeys survive in...
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RADFORD, Va. — Startled by the sudden fluorescent light, a hissing cockroach scurries through his fingers looking for safety. ...
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BISMARCK, N.D. — Thousands of hunters clad in blaze orange are taking to the North Dakota fields in search of white-tailed deer and mule...

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