Last Caribou Herd On U.S. Mainland 'Functionally Extinct', Experts SayThe last herd of southern mountain caribou -- known as gray ghosts -- has reportedly dwindled down to the point where wildlife experts are calling them "functionally extinct"
New England Gets Over $1.2M in Grants For Fish, WildlifeNew England is getting over $1.2 million in grants from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation to restore forest and river habitat for native bird and freshwater fish populations.
America's Top 5 Must-Visit AquariumsWant to explore the ocean's depths while staying on dry land? Visit 5 of the most must-visit aquariums in the U.S. according to Sy Montgomery, author of, "The Soul Of An Octopus: A Surprising Exploration Into The Wonder Of Consciousness."
Neighbors Upset Homeowner Feeding Bear In His BackyardA man is feeding bears in his backyard and neighbors are upset as many bears are now spotted at the same time.
Viewers Frustrated As Baby Eagle Dies On Webcam Wildlife officials are defending their decision not to intervene before an eaglet featured on a webcam died.
Another Moose On The Loose In Southington
Man Performs C-Section On Dead Porcupine, Saves Its BabyMaine saw porcupine get hit by a car.
Bear Activity Picking UpWildlife biologists are beginning to see more black bear activity in Connecticut.
Art Stolen From Connecticut Woman Surfaces In Alaska The raid of an Alaska couple's home by federal agents seeking illegal animal parts also turned up five Victorian-era paintings stolen years from a woman during her move from Massachusetts to Connecticut.
Thompson's Wild Pig ProblemThompson school officials say at least one wild pig or boar has been menacing school athletic fields for the last two weeks or so.

More From CBS Connecticut

Watch CBSN Live
CBS Entertainment
CBS Local App

Listen Live