The Department of Wildlife reminds us that bears don’t necessarily hibernate all winter. They may wake up during a warm spell and go out hunting for a “snack.” So, be “bear aware” year-round and bring your bird feeders in at ...Read More
Several residents called the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) recently to report encounters or sightings of mountain lions in Somersett. To address concerns, educators Jessica Wolff and Jessica Heitt of NDOW came to The Club at Town Center to talk ...Read More
By Jessica Wolff, Urban Wildlife Coordinator, The Nevada Department of WildlifeBobcats
Size: Approximately 827 millimeters (32 inches) total length, Approximately 8.5 kilograms (18.7 lbs) female, Approximately 12 kilograms (26.4 lbs) male
Description: All species appear twice the size of a domestic cat. The bobcat’s fur ...Read More
Living in the high desert comes with its challenges. This is especially true for a relatively new development as it competes with area wildlife which has always been part of the area.
The dry, hot weather of June, July and August ...Read More