fat-head minnow http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Researchers try curbing West Nile with fish, to protect sage grouse http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/researchers-try-curbing-west-nile-fish-protect-sage-grouse <p>One of the main things that threatens sage grouse is human development and fragmentation of their habitat. But another big worry is West Nile Virus.</p><p>The disease is carried by mosquitoes, and researchers are now testing a new method for keeping mosquitoes in check. Wyoming Public Radio’s Willow Belden spoke with Brad Fedy, who’s leading the project. He says West Nile Virus is a major concern for sage grouse.</p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 22:26:26 +0000 Willow Belden 44763 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Researchers try curbing West Nile with fish, to protect sage grouse