Scientists studying kangaroo rats’ reactions to moon

Freedom New Mexico: Argen Duncan Eastern New Mexico University graduate student Amy Behnke, left, and Assistant Professor of Biology Zach Jones test a camera they set up to monitor the movements of kangaroo rats at the Natural History Museum Prairie Preserve near Portales. After learning how best to set up the camera at the preserve, […]

Exotic animals finding homes in southwest

By Grant McGee: Local Columnist Let’s suppose you are driving, it’s after sunset, you’re on that road heading north out of Clovis, and something dashes from the side of the road and you hit it. You get out and your road-kill turns out to be a kangaroo. A kangaroo in Curry County. This isn’t such […]