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April 6, 2015
Jeremy Guinn, left, an environmental science instructor at United Tribes Technical College, holds a tracking collar such as the ones put on coyotes in Bismarck in order to trace their movements. Looking on is Shannon Dunham, center, and J.P. Holmes, both UTTC students helping research the project. (Tom Stromme/Bismarck Tribune)
College students track Bismarck coyotes' every move
April 6, 2015 - 9:27pm
April 1, 2015
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
North Dakota is home to dozens of different organizations that support youth wildlife programs.
Leier: ND supports youth wildlife programs
April 1, 2015 - 11:09pm
March 17, 2015
Muskrat (Getty Images)
House kills muskrat trapping bill
March 17, 2015 - 7:11pm
March 11, 2015
A gray wolf. (Getty Images)
Pair of wolves cross to Lake Superior island, but no success in breeding
March 11, 2015 - 1:31pm
February 25, 2015
BLM seeks bids for care of wild horses
February 25, 2015 - 7:43pm
January 22, 2015
Courtesy Photo by Jim Peaco 
Wolf stands in the Rose Creek pen in 1995 at Yellowstone National Park.
Wolves reintroduced 20 years ago to Yellowstone
January 22, 2015 - 12:36am
November 6, 2014
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
A deer needs proper field dressing, storage and preparation to become a meal on the table.
Leier: Making a proper meal from wild game
November 6, 2014 - 1:00am
October 17, 2014
(Press Photo by April Baumgarten) Valerie Naylor, superintendent of Theodore Roosevelt National Park, said she has always been bewitched by North Dakota's Badlands, like the ones shown here Wednesday. She will retire from the post Oct. 31 after more than 30 years with the National Park Service.
Retiring from wildlife: Naylor reflects on career with the National Park Service
October 17, 2014 - 5:12pm
July 30, 2014
Other Views: Why is ND wildlife in trouble?
July 30, 2014 - 6:28pm
July 27, 2014
FNS Photo by Michael Vosburg
A mule deer grazes in the North Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park on July 8 south of Watford City.
Some North Dakota species have experienced decline in recent years
July 27, 2014 - 12:00am
Wildlife face pressures amid changing face of North Dakota
July 27, 2014 - 12:00am
July 8, 2014
Feds pledge $400K for N.D. wildlife habitats
July 8, 2014 - 12:24pm
May 16, 2014
UND committee approves UAS project to monitor wildlife populations
May 16, 2014 - 10:10pm
December 19, 2013
North Dakota Game and Fish Photo 
Without habitat, wildlife populations have a much more difficult time rebuilding after tough winters.
Leier:ND wildlife needs habitat to rebuild
December 19, 2013 - 1:16am
December 12, 2013
North Dakota Game and Fish Department Photo 
The variables and elements to sustain wildlife through a Midwest winter haven’t changed. Food, water, shelter and space — the four components of good habitat — are all required to varying degrees, depending on the species and climatic conditions.
Leier: Sustaining wildlife habitat in ND
December 12, 2013 - 12:43am