Rare Ferrets Settling In, Making Babies At New Colorado HomeDozens of slinky, ferocious and rare ferrets are settling in and making babies at their new home in Colorado, one year after they were released at a wildlife refuge outside Denver.
Prescribed Burn At Rocky Mountain Arsenal Sends Up Black Plumes Of SmokeA prescribed burn at Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge sent up black plumes of smoke to the east of the Denver metro area on Wednesday morning.
Bison Roundup Recalls Colorado's Wild West HistoryThe wild west returned to Colorado on Tuesday when wildlife officers conducted a bison roundup on the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge. The roundup is to ensure the animals are healthy.
Trash Can Fire Stops Amtrak Train Outside DenverA trash can fire stopped an Amtrak train near Denver on Monday but firefighters say it didn't damage the rest of the train.
Smoke Pours From Rocky Mountain Arsenal Refuge During Controlled BurnA large plume of smoke is visible across some parts of the northern Denver metro area Friday morning due to a controlled burn.
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.
Sage Grouse Plan Aims For Balance Between Industry, WildlifeA cooperative effort to save a ground-dwelling bird has diverted it from possible extinction, federal officials declared Tuesday.
Feds Plan Announcement On Protections For Imperiled Greater Sage GrouseU.S. officials plan to make a major announcement Tuesday on efforts to protect an imperiled bird that could have implications for the energy and ranching industries.
Top Spots To View Wildlife Near DenverOne of the best parts of summer is spending time in the great outdoors and one of the perks of being outdoors is wildlife viewing. Stop by one of our state parks or national parks and check out the local fauna, or take advantage of a wild animal sanctuary to see more exotic wildlife. There is still plenty of time this summer in which to take a hike and look and animals. Bring the family or spend some time alone in these wildlife viewing areas.
Prescribed Burns Postponed At Rocky Mountain Arsenal RefugeThe first in a series of prescribed burns planned at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge in the northeast Denver area was postponed on Tuesday.
Nature Park Planned For Urban Denver NeighborhoodThe uninitiated might see only the empty, miniature vodka bottles and ghostly plastic shopping bags littering a vacant lot in northeast Denver. Wildlife biologist Stacie Gilmore's trained eyes scan a pool of drainage water and pick out red-winged blackbirds hiding in the cattails.