The number of deer harvested in Indiana in 2013 decreased 8 percent from 2012.
The 10-year nesting site will remain undisturbed during construction, officials say.
Wildlife biologists banded 44 peregrine falcon chicks this year, compared to 38 last year.
The group bought the 600 acres of woodland in Brown County from a group of investors who have owned the land since the 1980s.
Monroe and Morgan County residents came out to INDOT’s presentation at the Monroe County Fairgrounds to see how the interstate’s design could affect them.
The Wild Care Center is not taking in any more animals because it does not have enough money to care for them.
For the urban areas, the task force is recommending using a snare device that will alert a biologist when a deer is caught.
Details of the conservation program that Governor Mitch Daniels announced during his state of the state address were revealed Tuesday.
For a second year, it is pyrotechnics versus crows in Vigo County.