The Secret Life of Mountain Lions


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http:// The Secret Life of Mountain Lions from Secret Life of Mountain Lions on Vimeo. The Secret Life of Mountain Lions ​provides a rare glimpse into the family and social bonds of mountain lions. It affirms their rightful place ​in …

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Got Grizzlies?


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What the new film by WWO Founder Chris Morgan on the pathway to recovering North Cascades Grizzly Bears! https://vimeo.com/156215718

What John Belushi Didn’t Teach Us About Mountain Lions


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Close up of a mountain lion (cougar). ** OUTS - ELSENT, FPG, TCN - OUTS * NM, PH, VA if sourced by CT, LA or MoD **

  By Dr. Jordan Schaul First published in Huffington Post on January 5th, and reprinted with the author’s permission Dr. Jordan Schaul is a board member and chief science officer for Zoo Nation and an advisor to Western Wildlife Outreach What may …

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Rivers, Salmon, Bears and Healthy Forests


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    Under the cover of darkness, black bears prowl the banks of the stream, wading out among moss-covered rocks below overhanging branches festooned with drooping lichen. The bears are waiting for the return of their favorite feast, spawning salmon. …

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The Iconic Grizzly Bear Returns


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First posted in Huffington Post and reprinted here with permission from the author, WWO supporter Dr. Jordan Schaul Posted: 12/04/2015 12:13 pm EST Acclaimed photographer Tom Mangelsen and noted journalist Todd Wilkinson just released the book Grizzlies of Pilgrim Creek, …

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Our Summer Internship with WWO


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At the end of  their summer internships, WWO asked Elliot Harris, Matthew Chang and Nick Ward to write about their experiences.  WWO is very thankful to these three stalwarts for all the amazing things they accomplished on behalf of WWO …

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Speak Up for Washington’s Wild Future


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Re-Posted from Woodland Park Zoo Blog by: Fred Koontz, Ph.D., Vice President of Field Conservation If you live in Washington State, here’s your chance to tell the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) how much you care about our …

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Bears Are Outsmarting Us, and It Might Kill Them


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By CANDICE GAUKEL ANDREWS (reprinted  with permission from the author, originally published at http://goodnature.nathab.com/bears-are-outsmarting-us-and-it-might-kill-them/) We all love our national parks. They are our places of solace and refuge; of natural beauty and outdoor adventure. They afford us the chance to get …

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Black Bear Conflicts Growing in King County, WA


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Did you know that most King County, Washington, inhabitants east of Interstates 405 and I-5 live in black bear country? With an annual rate of [1]64 000 additional newcomers moving to King County, wildlife specialists and enforcement agencies efforts to quell the …

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The Insanity of Not Respecting Nature


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A black bear balances in a tree while reaching for berries from a hawthorne berry tree in Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming.

  Reprinted with  permission from Mike Cavaroc, Free Roaming Photography, Sept. 15, 2015 2015 has so far seen a number of increased bison attacks on people in Yellowstone National Park, but despite what many visitors think, rarely, if ever, is …

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