The Wrack

The Wrack is the Wells Reserve blog, our collective logbook on the web.

Posts tagged endangered species

  • Rare Rabbits Released at Reserve

    | September 30, 2021 | Filed under: News

    The latest release of captive-reared New England cottontail rabbits at the Wells Reserve bolsters a growing sub-population.

  • Aiding New England Cottontail Recovery Efforts

    | November 14, 2018 | Filed under: Program Reports

    The reserve manages early-succession forest habitat for New England cottontails and other at-risk species. In 2017, the reserve began accepting captive-reared rabbits to revitalize the local subpopulation.

  • Ear-reka!

    | June 28, 2014 | Filed under: Opinion

    If we look around, we can watch the natural world disappearing right before our eyes. The good news is that those rates of loss have been worse in the past. The bad news is that what we see disappearing isn’t the only thing we’re losing. It turns out, the sounds of the natural world are fading too.

  • The Yester Bunny

    | April 19, 2014 | Filed under: Opinion

    Let me introduce you to the Wells Reserve’s favorite, and most vexing, local bunny.