States of Innovation: Creating Corridors for Wildlife
Stat: $8 billion: The cost of vehicle collisions with wildlife each year in the U.S.
Story: In America’s West, animal herds follow ancient migration routes that are bisected by roads and highways. In this episode, we hear from Matt Skroch, who leads Pew’s efforts to conserve wildlife corridors, and Jodi Hilty, of the Yellowstone to Yukon Conservation Initiative, about innovative solutions that make roads safer for both people and animals.
Wyoming Conserves Habitat Where the Deer and the Antelope (Still) Play
Western States Use Science and Data to Safeguard Migrating Wildlife
Wildlife Crossings Can Protect Migrating Animals