A grizzly bear was killed Friday as Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks staff investigated the scene where a West Yellowstone man was mauled by a bear Thursday.
PHILADELPHIA — A 130-mile route in South Jersey that guides travelers from the Shore to Batsto and through quintessential Pinelands waterways has been designated as a National Scenic Byway by the Federal Highway Administration.
Results from around the state on Thursday.
BOISE, Idaho — Conservation groups are blasting a Trump administration decision officials said will reduce wildfires by streamlining environmental reviews of timber salvage projects.
The mountain town of Lincoln is at the heart of a new collaborative proposal from citizens and interest groups hoping to shape the future of land management and outdoor recreation.
The Forest Service is modernizing its approach to selling Christmas tree permits and making them available to purchase through Recreation.gov beginning Oct. 15.
Montana’s fast-changing forests require the state's land managers to work better together, according to a draft action plan on its way to Gov. Steve Bullock’s office.
A new easement to the northeast side of the Crazy Mountains has opened.
We’ve all been watching the sad news of people fleeing from flames or looking in shock at their burned homes, while breathing smoke for days.
People were walking up the road rather than risk ruin to their vehicles. Others who had started driving up the road turned around once they realized how rocky the route was.
A very big wildland fire burned across more than 257,000 acres, or 400 square miles, of California in 2013, including parts of Yosemite National Park. Named the Rim fire, it was the largest fire ever recorded in the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
Citing concerns about giving up access via historic forest trails, a Montana-based hunting group is encouraging its members to challenge a proposed land swap on the east side of the Crazy Mountains.
Why not use this creative tome as the centerpiece of a wild and wonderful weekend with the kids? Read Maurice Sendak’s colorful book, then visit your local park, or walk through a nearby forest and discuss the adventures of young Max, the main character. Top off the weekend by streaming the Spike Jonze movie of the same name on Netflix. The whole family will enjoy the mix of real actors, computer animation and live puppeteering, the combination of which brings the story to life. Let the wild rumpus begin.
A farmer’s hut in India was chosen by a leopard to birth four cubs. Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.
The red panda who went missing from her habitat at a Columbus, Ohio, zoo is back home.
Seven recommended new wilderness areas, an average annual logging output of 23 million board feet, motorized access to 1,140 miles of trail and guidelines for allowing bison to roam like wildlife outside of Yellowstone National Park are just some of the many details in the Custer Gallatin National Forest’s recently released plan.
The Custer Gallatin National Forest is aiming to open a portion of concessionaire operated campsites starting Friday, May 15, and continuing for the rest of the month with additional campgrounds and cabins.
The Bitterroot National Forest is planning to install a new culvert on Reynolds Creek on the Darby/Sula Ranger District.
As June's primary election nears, the Ravalli Republic is running Q&As with candidates for legislative offices in western Montana. HD88 Republican incumbent Rep. Sharon Greef faces challenges from James Crews and Scott Roy McLean in the primary election. No Democrat filed.
If mountain gorillas are at the top of your must-see-wildlife list, the forests in Uganda and Rwanda provide a stunning setting to see the impressive animals. An endangered species, there are reportedly just over 1,000 mountain gorillas in the wild today, due to habitat loss, disease and poaching. These majestic mammals live at elevations of 8,000 to 13,000 feet, stand 4 to 5-and-a-half feet when standing and weigh up to 440 pounds.