By Bob Ferris One of the distinct advantages for me of working in a small organization versus a large one in DC with security doors and receptionists, is that I get … Continue reading The Hopes in a Howl and Science
Managing the big cats
By Ann McCreary Methow Valley News Jul 31, 2013 Groundbreaking study changes how state’s cougar population is controlled The social behavior of cougars, studied for more than … Continue reading Managing the big cats
The Cougar Crisis?
By Bob Ferris "I am personally fearful of a cougar attacking someone because they have not been managed. Their population has increased exponentially since 1994. I am also fearful … Continue reading The Cougar Crisis?
Pointillism and the Rainbow of Thought
By Bob Ferris I had a thought yesterday as I was digging out some invading privet roots from a flower bed in my yard: Science—particularly natural or conservation science—is … Continue reading Pointillism and the Rainbow of Thought
More Dishonesty from the Elk Dudes
By Bob Ferris On facebook these days many folks post multi-paneled cartoons or photomontages that contain phrases such as “what my parents think I do” or “what my friends … Continue reading More Dishonesty from the Elk Dudes