‘Eelevator’ project helps eels survive journey through New York waters

Media Note: Images can be viewed and downloaded at https://cornell.box.com/v/eelproject. ITHACA, N.Y. – An “eelevator” designed and built by a team that includes Cornell University researchers is helping American eels survive their harrowing journey from the Atlantic Ocean to the Hudson River and into rivers in or near New York City. In the past, eel […]

White deer in Seneca Depot Army likely to be eliminated by hunters if fences disappear

White deer at the Seneca Army Depot face an uncertain future as local officials attempt to sell the now enclosed lot. Paul Curtis, Extension Wildlife Specialist in the Department of Natural Resources at Cornell University, explains what the sale might mean for the unusual-colored deer population. Bio: http://dnr.cals.cornell.edu/people/paul-curtis Curtis says: “The white deer at the […]