Posted: 08/09/2013 - A black bear in search of a late-night snack broke into an Idaho house and licked leftover Chinese food from a cast iron pan on the stove.
Posted: 08/09/2013 - A recent study shows that when a dolphin has one of its senses blocked, it can use other senses to mimic a human's movements.
Updated: 08/08/2013 - A federal agency has declared an unusual mortality event for bottlenose dolphins. The declaration means scientists will have access to additional research funding.
Posted: 08/07/2013 - A Florida police officer saved nearly 100 baby sea turtles when he gathered the newly hatched creatures from a hotel parking lot and street and released them into the Gulf of Mexico.
Posted: 08/07/2013 - A Florida black bear suspected of killing eight goats is still on the lam after eluding a trap set by wildlife officials.
Posted: 08/06/2013 - Wildlife experts say an 11-foot American crocodile captured in Lake Tarpon was born near the Turkey Point nuclear plant in South Florida in 1999.
Posted: 08/05/2013 - Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen is giving $1 million to the Jane Goodall Institute to study and protect gorillas in Africa.
Posted: 08/02/2013 - Hunting giant Pacific octopuses in Puget Sound could be banned or restricted under regulations being considered by a state panel.
Posted: 08/01/2013 - An alligator attacked a landscaper working near a lake at Orlando International Airport.
Posted: 07/31/2013 - Authorities in South Florida have confiscated two emaciated horses from an owner who said he could no longer care for them.
Updated: 07/30/2013 - Wildlife officials say the number of black bear sightings is on the rise in the Florida Panhandle.
Posted: 07/24/2013 - Gray triggerfish and greater amberjack will open for recreational harvest in Gulf of Mexico state and federal waters Aug. 1.
Posted: 07/22/2013 - The meeting is at the Paramount Plaza Hotel, 2900 S.W. 13th Street, Ballroom A/B, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. and is open to the public.
Posted: 07/22/2013 - A wheelchair-bound man with no legs is celebrating after catching an 8 foot, 250-pound shark off the North Fla. coast.
Updated: 07/19/2013 - Snooty, who was born in Miami in 1948 and was moved to Manatee County a year later, lives at the South Florida Museum in downtown Bradenton.
Posted: 07/17/2013 - In 2012, 850 hunters harvested 247 alligators at an average length of 99 inches with the longest gator measuring 161 inches.
Updated: 07/17/2013 - Starting this month, Georgia residents who have a boat registered with the state can fish on their birthday and for two days after as part of their boat registration fee.
Posted: 07/17/2013 - Spiny lobsters must have a carapace length greater than 3 inches to be taken during the open seasons.