The McHenry County Department of Health confirmed Friday mosquitos collected in Fox River Grove have tested positive for West Nile Virus.
A seagull smacked a girl right in the face on an amusement park ride in Wildwood, New Jersey.
The vinegaroon is named for its ability to shoot acidic vinegar from its whip
Some government agencies are taking the step to rebrand "Asian carp" in the wake of anti-Asian hate crimes that surged during the coronavirus pandemic.
The "glass octopus" is almost completely transparent besides its optic nerve, eyeballs, and digestive tract.
The juveniles illegal killed more than 20 deer in Indiana and Illinois. Some of the deer were stabbed or kicked to death after being shot.
"It's really nothing to be ashamed of," the City of Dalton Fire Department wrote on Facebook.
Hordes of pesky hungry mosquitoes have descended on the Chicago area following heavy rains in June.
Bug experts want to change the common name of the gypsy moth because it's considered an ethnic slur and they're asking the public to help them.
Endangered piping plovers Monty and Rose laid four eggs, but once the first three hatched, they started to ignore the fourth one. That egg was taken away and was successfully hatched at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago.
Dozens of people who camped overnight at a zoo in Nebraska might have possibly been exposed to wild bats as they slept.
Zack Ater from the Peggy Notebaert Museum talks about their excitement in reopening to the public for the first time since the onset of the pandemic.
More mosquitoes collected in DuPage County have tested positive for West Nile virus.
A bear attacked a group of men who were waiting to watch fireworks on the 4th of July on Mount Wilson and the incident was captured on video.
Poaching and a hunt in February that exceeded kill quotas led to an estimated 30% reduction of Wisconsin’s gray wolves, according to a new study.
The snake, named MyLove, is a motley-golden child reticulated python at The Reptile Zoo.
SAD NEWS: A bear named Bruno that gained a social media following while wandering hundreds of miles through Wisconsin and Illinois and eventually reached Louisiana has died after being hit by a vehicle.
A DePaul University graduate student is on a mission to save the bees, specifically a native Illinois bee that is endangered.
Nemanja Spasojevic says he was snorkeling off the coast of Grey Whale Cove State Beach in San Mateo County when he was bit by a great white shark.
The DNR said that the bear spotted on Sunday morning is the fourth black bear confirmed in Indiana, and that the population growth is expected due to increasing populations in neighboring states.