- Biologist: Vermont bats begin white nose recovery Updated: Mar-08-14 8:55 am
- Coastal Georgia tree 'ecologically extinct' Updated: Mar-02-14 12:13 pm
- DNR: Severe winter may lead to more fish kills Updated: Feb-19-14 10:15 am
- Bourbon candy made in Ky. going on Oscar gift bags Updated: Feb-19-14 3:34 am
- NY foresters wary of oak wilt, latest tree threat Updated: Feb-09-14 12:47 pm
- Fungus killing trumpeter swans in Whatcom County Updated: Feb-07-14 1:34 pm
MONTPELIER, Vermont - A biologist who has studied the decline in Vermont's bat populations since white nose syndrome started killing tens of thousands almost a decade ago says he thinks the worst of the epidemic is over and at least one affected species is beginning to recover.
SAVANNAH, Georgia - Not long ago, healthy redbay trees were easy to find in coastal Georgia. Related to the avocado, these evergreens grew 45 feet tall, with black berries that fed songbirds and aromatic leaves that lent their flavor to traditional gumbo.
LANSING, Michigan - Dead fish and other aquatic creatures may become a common sight in Michigan because of the severely cold winter, state officials said Wednesday.
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - A sweet treat made in downtown Louisville will be among the goodies included in the 86th Academy Award gift baskets in less than two weeks.
GLENVILLE, New York - Terry Phillips will be sorry to see the last two massive oaks in his yard reduced to wood chips this spring, but he knows it has to be done to keep a devastating fungus from getting a root-hold in New York.
BELLINGHAM, Washington - A fungal infection from moldy grain has been killing dozens of trumpeter swans wintering on Wiser Lake in Whatcom County.