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- Fisheries Information
Facts on fish, fish restoration programs, fish habitat mapping and fisheries resources.
- Wildlife Facts
Where do black bears typically live? What is the average size of a bobcat? Do green snakes bite?
Get wildlife facts and tips in Wildlife Facts.
- Living with Wildlife
Having difficulties with coyotes in your neighborhood? Or, has a colony of bats taken up residence in your attic? Is it ever helpful to move a fawn or any young animal?
Learn the answers to these and other questions in Living with Wildlife.
- Wildlife Diseases
Find information about wildlife diseases and illnesses such as avian influenza, rabies, raccoon roundworm, and chronic waste disease and how to prevent the spread of the disease.
- Wildlife Fact Sheets Library
Wildlife fact sheets and articles available as PDFs.
- Rare Plant Conservation
Rare plant and conservation information provided by the Natural Heritage & Endangered Species Program (NHESP).
- Northern Long-eared Bat
Due to severe population declines, the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service listed the Northern Long-eared Bat in April 2015. To assist project proponents in complying with the 4(d) rule, the NHESP is providing a map for known locations of winter hibernacula and maternity roost trees.
Massachusetts Wildlife Magazine
Massachusetts Wildlife magazine is a quarterly publication packed with award-winning articles and photos on the environment, conservation, fishing, hunting, natural history and just about everything relating to the outdoors in Massachusetts.
Click here for more about Massachusetts Wildlife magazine.