Monthly Archive: May 2012

Grizzly Bear Poaching Conviction in Alberta 0

Grizzly Bear Poaching Conviction in Alberta

On January 31, 2012, a resident of Buck Creek, Alberta, was convicted in Drayton Valley Provincial Court of unlawfully killing a male sub-adult (two-year old) Grizzly Bear on September 10, 2010. Alberta designated Grizzly...

University of Florida Offers On-line Courses on Aquatic Animal Health 0

University of Florida Offers On-line Courses on Aquatic Animal Health

Registration is NOW open for the Summer and Fall semesters! Take Aquatic Animal Health Distance Learning courses through the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine. This summer we are offering Aquatic Animal Wildlife...

CCWHC Student Collects Pathogen Information on Birds in Captivity 0

CCWHC Student Collects Pathogen Information on Birds in Captivity

During the summer of 2011, the Alberta node of CCWHC undertook a project to determine if wild birds submitted to rehabilitation centres in the Calgary Region were infected with Trichomonas gallinae. This parasite causes...

Largest Bat Population in New Brunswick Wiped Out by Disease 0

Largest Bat Population in New Brunswick Wiped Out by Disease

Investigation of a cave in New Brunswick which is known to have the largest bat population in the province has led to a devastating discovery.  In the winter of 2011 the cave was found to be...

Newest Edition of BIOLINK Now Available 0

Newest Edition of BIOLINK Now Available

The April 2012 version of BIOLINK (official newsletter of the Atlantic Society of Fish and Wildlife Biologists) contains articles on relevant issues related to wildlife management in the Atlantic region. The newsletter includes a...