Outdoors Home Ag Sectors Outdoors

Lawsuit seeks to halt Yellowstone bison captures
Bison leaving the park are routinely captured and slaughtered by state and federal agencies to protect Montana livestock.

Featured Stories

Yellowstone begins capturing bison to reduce population
At least 96 migrating bison from Yellowstone National Park have been captured for potential slaughter under a program meant to shield Montana livestock from disease.
Wildlife officials to study brucellosis in Montana elk
State wildlife officials are planning to study a bacterial infection found in elk by equipping a number of the animals in southwestern Montana with tracking collars
Cold snap brings freeze, frost warnings to California
The warnings expired at midmorning but were set to go back into effect Tuesday night and into Wednesday morning.
Juvenile Pleads Guilty To Starting Eagle Creek Fire
Judge sentenced teenager to five years of probation, 1,920 hours of community service.
Winter storm bears down on Oregon, SW Washington
The National Weather Service says the Portland metro area and Southwest Washington could get 3 to 8 inches of snow Tuesday
Cold snap brings freeze, frost warnings to California
California is in the grip of a cold air mass that has sent temperatures plunging
California weighs permanent restrictions for water wasters
U.S. drought monitors last week declared that nearly half the state, all of it in Southern California, is now back in drought.
US scientists try crowdsourcing to stop invasive mussels
The goal of the prize competition is eradicate mussels in large water bodies. The deadline for ideas is Feb. 28.
Wind-driven wildfire forces people to flee rural California
U.S. drought monitors this month declared parts of Southern California back in severe drought.
Low snow shuts down Eastern Sierra winter recreation zone
The sorry state of the snowpack in the Sierra has forced a ban on snowmobiling until further notice at a popular recreation area near the California-Nevada line