West Texas Black Bears Slowly Returning Researchers are trapping black bears and affixing GPS tracking collars to study the bruins in West Texas, where numbers are small but growing. Article by Alan Clemons Black bears in the far West Texas region are being studied by Borderlands Research Institute at Sul Ross State University and the Texas ...
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October 26, 2023Shawna Graves
Check out this podcast from Houston Safari Club Foundation featuring BRI Researcher Dr. Amanda Veals Dutt! https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/hunting-matters/id1519068446?i=1000629735306 Black Bears in Texas with Amanda M. Veals Dutt, PhD Amanda M. Veals Dutt, PhD, Carnivore Specialist and Research Scientist, Borderlands Research Institute, Sul Ross State University. Dr. Dutt is the Carnivore Specialist and post-doctoral Research ...
October 2, 2023Shawna Graves
A habitat enhancement project six years in the making is coming to fruition on the 22,000-acre Decie Ranch, located between Alpine and Marathon in the Big Bend region of West Texas.
September 11, 2023Shawna Graves
The goal of this research is to better prepare wildlife biologists who work alongside oil companies with management strategy advice tailored to the Permian Basin to continue sustaining quail populations in this area of Texas.
August 22, 2023Shawna Graves
Brooke Bowman always knew she wanted to study the natural world around her, and that's just what she's been doing.
August 21, 2023Shawna Graves
Researchers convened over a three-week period beginning in February of this year to place satellite tracking collars on a total of 306 animals across the five species, for three research projects. These projects will provide information about how mule deer and aoudad compete for food and habitat, as well as ...
May 22, 2023Shawna Graves
Suzi’s work explores themes of sustainability through intimate drawings and prints that portray fine details of flora and fauna expanded in dreamy layers.
May 18, 2023Shawna Graves
This study uses models to examine two possible issues affecting Montezuma quail in the Davis Mountains of Jeff Davis County, West Texas.
May 16, 2023Shawna Graves
BRI graduate assistant Caitlin Camp has known since she was a child that she wanted to work in a nature-related field.
May 16, 2023Shawna Graves
Carl Ryan fell long and hard for the Davis Mountains when he was just 10 years old. Decades later, that part of West Texas remains close to his heart. After reflecting on all the time his family has spent immersed in the best the region has to offer, he and ...
May 1, 2023Shawna Graves