Black-Footed Ferrets Return To Where They Held Out In WildA nocturnal species of weasel with a robber-mask-like marking across its eyes has returned to the remote ranchlands of western Wyoming where the critter almost went extinct more than 30 years ago.
Rare Ferrets Find New Home At Rocky Mountain Arsenal Refuge30 ferrets were released as part of a program to reintroduce them in 12 states where they once thrived, from Montana to Texas.
Rare Ferrets Being Released At Rocky Mountain Arsenal RefugeIt's a milestone for both the highly endangered animals and the former Superfund site on Denver's industrial edge.
Ranchers Sought To Help Save Black-Footed FerretWildlife officials working to save the endangered black-footed ferret are trying to persuade more western ranchers and farmers to reintroduce the species on their private land.
Feds Announce Black-Footed Ferret Recovery EffortA memorandum of understanding between federal and state agencies would allow routine grazing for property owners who agree to set aside land as black-footed ferret habitat.