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Volunteers Needed for Masked Bobwhite Quail Restoration Efforts

Received this note from Donald Wolfe with the Masked Bobwhite Recovery Team/University of Oklahoma: “I am a wildlife biologist (as well as an upland gamebird hunter), and have been working with various species of grouse over the past 20 years, but have also been involved with the Masked Bobwhite restoration efforts in southern Arizona for […]

Shots fired in drug bust in desert; FBI investigating

Shots fired in drug bust in desert; FBI investigating

by Astrid Galvan / Associated Press April 22, 2016 via The Arizona Republic An 18-year-old drug-smuggling suspect wasn’t injured when a U.S. Border Patrol agent fired two shots at him during an encounter Tuesday in the southern Arizona desert. The FBI and a Customs and Border Protection internal review board are investigating the incident, which […]

New snakebite treatment in development at University of Arizona

New snakebite treatment in development at University of Arizona

by Christopher Silavong, The Republic | azcentral.com April 14, 2016 Researchers at University of Arizona’s College of Medicine in Tucson are developing a new snakebite treatment that could delay or minimize the effects of snake venom on the human body. The treatment has yet to go to clinical trials, but developers envision that it would […]

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