A lack of chum salmon is causing pain in riverside communities of Yukon and Alaska, as mushers are left without a traditional source of food.
On Saturday night a new cold record was measured for July at Sognefjellshytta. There is unusually high cold and wind in several places in Norway right now. And little indicates improvement over the next few days.
"We have not seen this on a wide-spread occasion in a number of years. They are nesting in sea weed, and making it troublesome to go to the beach." Jacob Martin
One person was evacuated and brought to safety after the landslide at Kråkneset in Alta municipality. A total of eight buildings were swept to the sea in the 650-metre landslide. Due to a high avalanche risk, police have still not entered the area.
Ticks used to be uncommon in Northern Saskatchewan, but are becoming more abundant as the climate warms.
The South American lizard, which can grow up to 4 feet long, poses a threat to protected native wildlife, including American alligators and gopher tortoises.
A decline in caribou abundance is causing coyotes and wolves to come closer to the community of Quinhagak. When a rabid coyote attacked a local dog, it forced the village to bring in a veterinarian from outside the village - and temporarily lift the Southwest community's travel ban.
A coyote was observed in urban Edmonton, when they are usually found in grasslands, agricultural lands, or forested areas.
The earliest I have ever seen the cormorant snake has been around the first week of April. I could never imagine meeting snakes in January.
Icy conditions in the mountains have caused wild reindeer to descend towards the hut areas to find food. In several places ski areas are now closed to prevent the reindeer from being disturbed.
From April to November, most dog owners are used to checking their dogs for small crawling ticks that have become stuck in the fur of their pets.
A new heat record for January. Sunndalsøra in Nordmøre measured 19 plus degrees in the morning.
Lenny didn’t have a wound on him but hasn’t been the same since, his owner says.
The dog’s owner waded waist-deep into Taku Lake and was bitten on his hand while pulling the husky-mix away from the river otters,.
"I am worried that unless we do something, the algae will kill the lake, or at least our enjoyment of it."
Norwegian authorities said up to 40 dogs had fallen ill with vomiting in at least 13 towns.
A blue-green algae advisory is in effect for Prior Lake in Thetis Lake Regional Park after the toxic blooms were spotted in the water.
River otters (Lutra canadensis) observed in a lake that typically is home to beavers.
"He could have picked it up in the backyard or on an earlier walk to the park."