Posts by Denise Peterson

Spring is in the Air!

Spring is in the Air!

Spring is in the air and that means that everything and everyone is starting to wake up again! Before you...

Looking for Signs of Wildlife

Looking for Signs of Wildlife

Are you interested in learning how to spot signs of wildlife in Nevada? If so, there’s an event coming your...

What is an Apex Predator?

What is an Apex Predator?

Have you ever heard the term “apex predator” before? What do you think it means? Apex predators have a couple...

Coyote Presentation

Coyote Presentation

Do you want to learn more about coyotes? If you said yes, there’s a great presentation coming your way that...

Southwestern Willow Flycatcher

Southwestern Willow Flycatcher

Nevada is home to more than a few threatened or endangered species. Some of these include the Mountain yellow-legged frog...

Learning More About Wild Cats

Learning More About Wild Cats

You know what they say: Knowledge is power! Well, we couldn’t agree more. We also think that Nevada’s wild cats...

The Mountain Lion’s Ecological Role

The Mountain Lion’s Ecological Role

Ecology is a branch of biology which studies the interactions of organisms and their environment. One of the primary objectives...

Bobcat Sightings

Bobcat Sightings

Recently, the Nevada Department of Wildlife’s (NDOW) Reno office has been receiving numerous phone calls from concerned residents about an...

Tracking Wildlife

Tracking Wildlife

Winter time is one of the best times to try to find signs of wildlife. Why is that? Snow, of...

Mammals at the Wetlands

Mammals at the Wetlands

Are you familiar with the Clark County Wetlands Park in Las Vegas? Since its establishment, the park has been a...

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