'I Didn't Know It's Illegal'; Dallas Woman Sentenced For Pilfering ConchsA woman from Dallas will spend 15 days in jail as punishment for taking 40 queen conchs from the waters that surround Key West.
Summer Means Snakes In North TexasIn one week, four children have been treated for snake bites at Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth.
Texas Authorities Wrestle Alligator In Walmart Parking LotAuthorities in Aransas Pass, located along the Texas coast near Corpus Christi, had to get hands-on with an alligator early Thursday morning in the parking lot of a Walmart store.
Many Animals Shifting From Day To Night To Avoid PeopleScientists have long known that human activity disrupts nature. The latest research found that even activities like hiking and camping can drive animals to become more active at night.
Baby Moose 'Adopts' Family And Their DogA week-old baby moose abandoned by its mother is warming hearts on social media after she "adopted" a new family that stepped in to help.
Owls Born Outside Office Window Now Staring In At WorkersDesks by the window are often considered the holy grail of office real estate. But at one California office, seats by the window have kind of... gone to the birds.
Last Caribou Herd On U.S. Mainland 'Functionally Extinct', Experts SayThe last herd of southern mountain caribou -- known as gray ghosts -- has reportedly dwindled down to the point where wildlife experts are calling them "functionally extinct"
'A New Level Of Stupid': Resort Visitors Throw Carrots At AlligatorAuthorities reportedly have a description of the carrot throwers and are ready to hand out a $200 fine for each carrot tossed at the dangerous beast.
Rhode Island Town Unanimously Passes Law Banning BalloonsBalloons won't fly anymore in one Rhode Island town. The governing council voted unanimously to say goodbye to balloons for good, prohibiting the sale and use of balloons.
Bat-Killing Fungus Found In Central TexasThe fungus that causes white-nose syndrome, a disease deadly to hibernating bats, has been found for the first time in Central Texas.
$2,000 A Pound Price Tag Threatens Eel PopulationAlthough not a well-known seafood item like the Maine lobster, wriggling baby eels, or elvers, are a fishery worth many millions of dollars.