Lab Bites

  • August 05, 2020

    Like watching wildlife & taking photos? Good thing @NYSDEC is looking for some! Check out the latest DEC Delivers newsletter for submitting info & more. #wildlife #photography #discovernature
  • July 23, 2020 on CWHL on Instagram

    Our Bald Eagle/Lead research is nearing conclusion with the capstone paper in peer review. Loads of hard work & calculations got us here! Shout out to @wildlifeDZeco, @BethBunting1, Dr. Brenda Hanley & more. Check out our app & all the info at EaglePOPd.
  • June 22, 2020

    Did you know today starts off #NationalPollinatorWeek? For some great tips by @NYSDEC on what native plants ( they love and how you can help pollinators species ( in your own backyard. #pollinators #wildlife
  • June 05, 2020

    Happy #AmphibianWeek There are many cool critters, like this wood frog, that you may see out and about in NY. Check out this Amphibian ID guide by @NYSDEC

What we do

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Disease Surveillance

On the frontlines of identifying pathogens and toxins in New York wildlife

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Everything from salamanders to moose

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Wildlife Diagnostics

Testing services through the Animal Health Diagnostic Center

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Education & Outreach

Developing resources for professionals and the public

New York State Wildlife Health Program

We protect the health of New York State's wildlife through our partnership with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.

Learn more about the WHP