Researcher Kristin Campbell looks into whether skull anatomy and bite force explain dietary differences in sea otters.
Burke Museum scientists leading effort to create a digital encyclopedia of 3D vertebrate specimens.
For hundreds of years, a species of flying squirrel was hiding right under (actually, above) our noses.
Learn about Burke curator Sharlene Santana's research in Costa Rica about the unique dynamic between short-tailed fruit bats and New World pepper plants.
Mammaology researchers from the Burke traveled to the North Cascades in pursuit of the elusive Northern Bog Lemming.
A Burke research team recently surveyed fruit bats living on the small island of Grenada.
The Mammalogy Collection database includes over 55,000 specimen records.
An interactive tree diagram showing the pathways of relatedness and historical evolution of today’s 29 different mammal orders.
Washington is home to 141 species of mammals. Learn all about their habits and habitats, what they eat, where they live, and more.
How hard can a bat bite, and why does it matter?
Various bat species have different needs to survive, which can severely decrease their ability to cope with habitat fragmentation.