Wildlife Outreach Center
Fact sheets, handbooks, webinars, youth programs and answers to frequently asked questions about Pennsylvania wildlife.
Wild thing: Pasto Ag Museum to look at historical wildlife collection
November 17, 2014The sixth in a series of fall open houses at Penn State's Pasto Agricultural Museum on November 16 will feature a special exhibit from the Department of Ecosystem Science and Management bird and mammal collection.
Habitat loss, not poison, better explains grassland bird decline
July 21, 2014Contrary to recent well-publicized research, habitat loss, not insecticide use, continues to be the best explanation for the declines in grassland bird populations in the U.S. since the 1980s, according to a new study by ecologists.
Attracting Bats to Your Garden
June 25, 2014All of us have read articles about how to attract birds, butterflies and hummingbirds to our gardens, but not many articles appear about attracting bats.