How Do Wildfires Impact Deer & Elk?

How Do Wildfires Impact Deer and Elk? by Mike Hillis Broadcast 10.23 & 10.28.2016 and 8.25 & 8.28.2020 Listen:   While watching an evening newscast about Montana wildfires, I saw some TV footage of deer and elk fleeing burning areas and listened to...

Do Bobcats Kill Deer?

Do Bobcats Kill Deer? Field Notes Investigates. by Ellen Knight Broadcast 2.21.2016 Listen:   Bobcats are relatively common in patchy habitats all across the U.S., but we don’t see them often because they are crepuscular or nocturnal and well camouflaged. But...

Who’s Been Walking Here?

Winter is a great time to practice your tracking skills. How well do you know your Montana wildlife? Brush up on your knowledge here, and then take an amble in the snow for a real-life test! Coyote Canis latrans Tracks have four toes, with inside toes a little larger....