Scorpions and scorpion wannabes are not as rare as you would think. (A. B. Flowers photo)

From Dr. Edward J. Bechinski — University of Idaho Extensions MOSCOW, Idaho — Arachnid is the scientific classification for all eight-legged insects. Spiders are the...
Bull elk are more aggressive this time of year. Park visitors should keep a safe distance from all park wildlife.

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK — The sound of bugling elk in the crisp morning air signals the beginning of fall and the presence of large...
Flows below Dworshak have been reduced due to a malfunctioning turbine.

by Columbia Basin Bulletin OROFINO — A primary source of cool water used to improve Snake River salmon summertime migration conditions was pinched Aug. 15,...

IDFG News Service BOISE—The Boise National Forest, Idaho Department of Fish and Game (IDFG) and the Sawtooth National Forest have developed a new Boise-to-Stanley State...
cubs on a stroll

YNP News Service YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK—Biologists with the Interagency Grizzly Bear Study Team (IGBST) and Yellowstone National Park (YNP) will be conducting grizzly and black...
Falcons are quite territorial and will often abandon nests to defend their territory, which leads to nest failure and low reproductive success.

GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK — The public closure at Baxter's Pinnacle and Descent Gully near the mouth of Cascade Canyon was lifted on Saturday,...
: The rebound of Idaho’s fall chinook salmon owes its success to hatchery programs, like this one at the Nez Perce Tribal Hatchery in Juliaetta. After eggs and milt are taken, the research staff collect scales, tags and genetic material from the returning salmon.

IDFG news service McCALL — Fisheries staffs from IDFG, Nez Perce Tribe and Shoshone-Bannock Tribes will capture adult chinook salmon from the South Fork Salmon...
Idaho wolverines are the subjects of studies that will help determine the species management in the West.

BOISE — The Idaho Fish and Game Commission unanimously approved the state's first-ever wolverine management plan  charting a course toward the long-term sustainability of...

CHALLIS — The Lombard Trail, a trail dedicated to Idaho Parks & Recreation board member Ernest Lombard, is an ATV trail that connects the...

June 2011 By Joe Evancho YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK—For more than 30 years, Dr. John Varley was head scientist at Yellowstone National Park spearheading research on areas...