A Lesson from Starving Cubs in Vermont

If black bears thrive in the mixed terrains of Vermont, why are starving cubs turning up under people’s porches? Although Vermont has one of the densest populations of black bears in the U.S., the animal’s [...]

By |May 22nd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

DSC: Open Letter to EPA on Pebble Mine Settlement

DSC disagrees with the decision by EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt to settle the lawsuit against Northern Dynasty Minerals – a Canadian company that proposed the controversial Pebble Mine project in Bristol Bay, Alaska. The settlement [...]

By |May 22nd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fences Help with Wildlife, But Only Partly

Imagine the helplessness you would experience if an animal tears apart your house, injures family members and destroys your pantry. If it was the family dog who has destroyed the sofa, upping the training or [...]

By |May 17th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

2017 Photography Competition Award Winners

Best of Show- Lauren Murrell Here are the winners of the 2017 DSC Photography Competition. Congratulations! Congratulations to all that entered. About the Judges: Tim Sharp, chairman of the committee, has [...]

By |May 16th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

In Pain? Ask the Fangblenny for Help

When is the last time you learned medical secrets from a little fish? Never, right? A fish in Australia may have the secret to the next breakthrough in pain-relieving medication. Scientists are investigating the unique [...]

By |May 15th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Poaching Up, Game Reserve Budget Down

To combat poaching, South African game reserves need constant surveillance, increased patrol and safety units, quality training and… budget cuts? In the eastern South African province of KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), poachers killed almost 40 percent more [...]

By |May 11th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments