The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office says an Animal Resources officer trapped a croc, which was about 6 feet long, and turned it over to Florida Fish & Wildlife for relocation.
New Jersey's bear hunting season is underway.
The federal government has been trying for decades to save the northern spotted owl, a native bird that sparked an intense battle over logging across Washington, Oregon and California decades ago. After the owl was listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act in 1990, earning it a cover on Time Magazine, federal officials halted logging on millions of acres of old-growth forests on federal lands to protect the bird's habitat. But the birds' population continued to decline.
An injured bald eagle was saved by members of the Connecticut State Police on Thursday afternoon after being found on the side of the road near Waterbury.
A group of people were caught on camera in the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee getting up-close and personal with a bear.
A family said they spotted a young bobcat thrashing in the water while they were fishing.
The National Weather Service’s weather surveillance radar captured a massive migration of monarch butterflies and dragonflies flying over the central United States.
A cheeky lion roared at a photographer, then flashed him a grin.
As much of two-thirds of North America's bird population is at the risk of extinction due to climate change, according to a new report by the National Audubon Society.
A winner has officially been announced for Alaska’s Katmai National Park & Reserve fifth annual “Fattest Bear” of Brooks River competition featuring the park’s heftiest bears.
A California man came face to face with a great white shark and lived to tell the tale.
Authorities say a woman and a dog were injured in separate coyote attacks in a New Jersey park.
Lion Country Safari in South Florida just welcomed their newest resident: an endangered siamang gibbon baby!
A woman out for an early morning walk with her husband was attacked by an animal believed to be a bobcat. Lauderhill Fire Rescue Capt. Jerry Gonzalez says the attack happened around 6:15 a.m. Friday near the couple's apartment.
A tiny sea turtle that died after washing ashore in South Florida had 104 pieces of plastic in its stomach.
Travel website TripAdvisor announced it will no longer sell tickets or generate revenue from any attractions that are involved with the captivity of ocean mammals.
A San Francisco couple, who got married in Golden Gate Park last month, got a little surprise from a family of raccoons during their wedding photoshoot.
Police in Virginia had high praise for a local animal whisperer who said a squirrel led her down a trail, even going so far as to tug at her leg to help its injured baby.
The fight to get Happy the Elephant released from the Bronx Zoo was back in court Monday, with a judge hearing arguments from both sides.
One of the most recent threats to California's environment has webbed feet, white whiskers, shaggy fur and orange buck teeth that could be mistaken for carrots.