fish and wildlife

Reader Input: We can coexist with native wildlife

I read the article (“Bear suspected in Auburn sheep deaths,” Journal, Dec. 9) and was concerned about the difference in the information that your paper was giving, ap ...

Bear suspected in Auburn sheep deaths

The peace of a neighborhood on the edge of Auburn was shattered this weekend after an overnight attack that left three sheep dead. The culprit is believed to have been a bear, and ...

Fed frog protection draws concern from Auburn-area reps

  A U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service decision to list the Sierra Nevada yellow-legged frog and a subspecies of mountain yellow-legged frog as endangered is raising concerns wit ...

Reader Input: Skunks fulfill a purpose

In response to “Auburn skunk man finds sweet success with homemade trap,” Journal, Feb. 4: Mankind is supposed to be the caretaker and protector of animals. Yet, ever ...

Halsey Forebay refilled and waiting for fish

The maintenance work that caused a five-week dry spell for fishermen at Halsey Forebay may do them a favor in the end, when Pacific Gas & Electric delivers an extra payload of ...

Mountain lion that stalked Colfax hiker was healthy, had food in belly

A postmortem examination of a female mountain lion killed after stalking a hiker on the Stevens Trail near Colfax indicates the animal was healthy, not hunting for food for cubs an ...