Scientists have been scrambling to document how animals use microclimates to survive, and what might happen as the macroclimate governing whole continents changes around them.
In this infrared image, the widely varying temperature zones of the same arrowleaf balsamroot patch show how insects can find comfortable nich…
Usually thought of only as a garden pest, tent caterpillars have a remarkable way of protecting themselves from cold spring weather by creatin…
arrowleaf balsamroot regular
Arrowleaf balsamroot grows widely on the hillsides of western Montana.
More dead or dying fish are being found in some of Montana’s most popular angling destinations this summer, including the Bitterroot, Clark Fork, Big Hole, Beaverhead, Jefferson and many others.
Due to a wildfire burning about a mile east of Garnet Ghost Town, the Bureau of Land Management has temporarily closed the historic site and surrounding area for public safety.
DNA from the grizzly bear killed near Ovando last week matches samples taken from the scene where a camper was killed three days earlier, according to state analysts.