Inside the low-budget, low-tech restoration of river otters to southwestern Minnesota.
When a Minnesota biologist brought an otter into a grade school for show and tell, the critter caused a commotion.
Burying beetles make their meals—and temporary homes—out of dead animals.
Amphipods are an important part of prairie wetland food webs, shredding and consuming dead plant matter and algae while simultaneously acting as a significant prey source for ducks, salamanders, water birds, and fish.
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