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Salmon face double whammy from toxic stormwater
February 12, 2018

By Eric Sorensen, WSU News

VANCOUVER, Wash. – Washington State University researchers have found that salmon face a double whammy when they swim in the stormwater runoff of urban roadways.

Forestry field day helps woodland owners care for trees
July 26, 2017

Field Day speaker headshotVASHON ISLAND, Wash. – Forest and woodland owners from Vashon will build skills to care for their trees at the Vashon Island Forest Owners Field Day, 10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5, at Agren Memorial Park.

Leave young wildlife to mother nature
May 25, 2017

By Charlie Powell, WSU College of Veterinary Medicine

PULLMAN, Wash. – First the bad news.  Today, a male white-tailed fawn from Washington was delivered to the WSU Veterinary Teaching Hospital.

March 4: Walk in the wild with WSU science club
February 21, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – The Wildlife Society at Washington State University will help host Family Science Saturday 11 a.m.-2 p.m. March 4 at the Palouse Discovery Science Center, 950 NE Nelson Ct., Pullman.

WSU research highlights deforestation threat to jaguars
February 9, 2017

By Will Ferguson, College of Arts & Sciences

PULLMAN, Wash. – Accelerating deforestation of jaguar habitat, especially in corridors connecting conservation areas, threatens the long-term survival of the iconic predator, according to new research by Dan Thornton, an assistant professor in the Washington State University School of the Environment.

Through May: Library features wildlife photos by vet student
February 11, 2016

By Nella Letizia, WSU Libraries

PULLMAN, Wash. – Not much is different about the two side-by-side photographs of fourth-year Washington State University veterinary student Seth Bynum. He’s seated in the back of the same Chevy Tahoe, wearing a short-sleeved shirt, shorts, sandals and long hair, holding up a hand-lettered sign with the words “Montana or Bust.”

Feb. 6: WSU Wildlife Society leads family science day
January 14, 2016

wildlifePULLMAN, Wash. – The Wildlife Society at Washington State University will help host Family Science Saturday 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 6 at the Palouse Discovery Science Center, 950 NE Nelson Ct., Pullman.

Weighing benefits, risks of wild birds on organic farms
October 13, 2015

By Sylvia Kantor, College of Agricultural, Human & Natural Resource Sciences

Bluebird-80PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University will help organic growers protect human health by assessing the risks and benefits of wild birds on organic farms. Researchers received nearly $2 million from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Organic Research and Extension Initiative to conduct the study.