Scientists discover a new way to predict the transmission of diseases in wildlife to humans, and vice versa

Over the past three decades, the incidence of humans with new animal diseases has gradually increased. Viruses, such as the worldwide coronavirus pandemic and the current monkeypox epidemic, have highlighted the critical need for disease ecological technologies that can predict when and where an outbreak will occur. New approach predicts disease transmission (Photo: Annie Spratt/Unsplash) … Read more

Officials shut down the Sacramento Wildlife Welfare Association

A Fish and Wildlife Service officer walks past signs thanking donors in the Wildlife Welfare Society parking lot on Wednesday. State wildlife officials have temporarily closed the only wildlife rehabilitation facility in Sacramento County to treat thousands of sick and injured animals annually. Leslie Sterling lsterling@sacbee.com State wildlife officials temporarily closed Sacramento County’s only wildlife … Read more