In the News


Snowshoe hares face a new threat: warmer winters – Yale Climate Connections

Scientists seek to solve marten mystery on Apostle Islands – Wisconsin Public Radio

Sloths are mysterious creatures – Australian Academy of Science

Bait makes up much of Wisconsin bears’ diet – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Pourquoi prend-il autant de risques pour déféquer? – S&V Hors Sérle

Wisconsin researchers study the world underneath the snow – BTN LiveBIG

Subnivium: The Secret World of Life Beneath the Winter Snows – Science on Tap 

Subnivium Interview with Al Ross – Wisconsin Public Radio

Scientists Explore the Mysterious Inner Space of the Subnivium – Great Lakes Echo

Why Sloths Live Life in the Slow Lane – PLOS Ecological Community

Putting the sloth in sloths: Arboreal lifestyle drives slow pace – National Science Foundation

Three-toed sloths have the world’s slowest metabolism – Student Science

Beneath the snowpack lies a secret ecosystem: the subnivium – Aeon magazine

Snowshoe hare habitats shrink as winters grow milder – Wisconsin Public Radio

Prey Species of Andean Condors – Association of Zoos and Aquariums

Climate change now bigger menace than forest loss for snowshoe hares – ScienceNews

There’s a secret world underneath the snow, and it’s in trouble – Smithsonian

Peering into the secret world of life beneath winter snows – National Science Foundation

Sloth project featured in Costa Rica environmental fair [image]

What’s on the marten’s menu – Great Lakes Echo

Sloths, moths, and algae: a surprising partnership – Mongabay

The sloth’s busy inner life – NY Times

Sloths’ dirty bum fur grows nutritious algae – Discovery

Can moths explain why sloths poo on the ground? – National Geographic Phenomena

Sloths risk danger to poop on the forest floor – Live Science

Sloths’ tri-weekly poop trips: mystery solved? – National Geographic News

As snow goes, where go the animals? – The Why Files

Counting Colorado’s bears – Loveland Reporter-Herald

Reduced snow cover threatens species in the subnivium zone – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

96 years old and still slothful as ever – Express

A bad climate for endangered species – The Why Files

Study sheds light upon sloths near shade-grown agriculture – CALS grow magazine

Wisconsin Ecology: New cohort carries on century-old tradition – The Nelson Institute

Uncovering the mating system of two-toed sloths – BBC News

Sloths thrive on cacao farms – UW-Madison News

Sampling Wisconsin’s marten – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Lead on the Loose – The Wildlife Professional

Interview: black-tailed prairie dog research – Wyoming Public Radio

Interview: Sage Grouse leks – Wyoming Public Radio

The Case for Green Bullets – Rocky Mountain News