Lab Bites

  • July 15, 2019 on CWHL on Instagram

    An exciting day of timber rattlesnake tracking with @nysdec biologists! Population tracking and health surveys help monitor their general health, numbers, and keep an eye out for signs of SFD (snake fungal disease). Want more info #snakes found in #nys? Check out some native snake info at https://tinyurl.com/y6ntnq86
  • June 25, 2019 on CWHL on Instagram

    Want to know more about CWD, get the facts by watching CWHL's own, Dr. Krysten Schuler give testimony on CWD at 2PM today for the House Committee on Natural Resources. #wildlifehealth
  • June 21, 2019 on CWHL on Instagram

    That's it, I'm outta here! It's that time of year when fledglings are testing out their wings, readying to leave the nest. This little guy found his way into a locked garage and was happily reunited with his folks outside. Remember, animal parents are usually nearby keeping watch and the babies don't typically need help from people!
  • June 19, 2019 on CWHL on Instagram

    Friendly PSA!! Egg laying is still in season and snapping turtles are on the move! They are on the road & on the shoulder laying clutches, just like this lady. Please take caution when driving! For more tips: https://cwhl.vet.cornell.edu/article/lets-talk-turtles Video clip courtesy of Melissa Fadden