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Recent mostly-out-of-focus encounters with denizens of the high desert ~

Big Game Drawing Deadline Approaches

Time is running out for California hunters to apply for the 2017 Big Game Drawing. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is accepting applications for elk, pronghorn, bighorn sheep and deer tags as well as fundraising random drawing tags.  504 more words


Pregnant Pronghorn

Large numbers of pronghorn (Antilocapra americanna) are loitering around Pilot Butte on the Ash Creek Wildlife Area (Modoc County CA). These inhabitants of plains, prairies, sagebrush flats and deserts in the West most likely are enjoying the spring smorgasbord of sagebrush, various grasses and desert plants growing on and around Pilot Butte. 170 more words

Natural History

Rough winter means fewer hunting tags for deer, pronghorn

Hunters can expect fewer deer and pronghorn tags in northeast Oregon after populations took a hit over winter.

Local hunters may face longer odds this year drawing a deer or pronghorn tag in northeast Oregon after the animals struggled through a particularly harsh winter. 44 more words

East Oregonian


Mule Deer at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge. Photo by Ryan Moehring / USFWS. Posted on Flickr 3/24/17.

Coastline visitors will be sharing beaches from Washington state to Baja California, Mexico, with smaller residents as spring approaches. 131 more words


Big Critters ... And A Magpie

Elk at Tule Elk National Wildlife Refuge. Once estimated to have a population of fewer than 30, these unique Tule elk now number more than 4,000. 140 more words


A Day On The Wildlife Loop in Custer State Park

All images shot on the Wildlife Loop in Custer State Park where all the animals roam free.
All images Herb Ryan/Custer Free Press 77 more words

South Dakota