There’s A Safer Option for Animals Crossing the Road

Washington state is finishing work on its largest wildlife bridge. At least one animal has already used it.

Image via AP Photo/Elaine Thompson

SNOQUALMIE PASS, Wash. (AP) — Before descending the Cascade Mountains on its final stretch to Seattle, Interstate 90 cuts through a mountain pass of old growth forests and wetlands. For countless wildlife species, the busy highway is a border, constraining their movements and posing a fatal risk should they dare to cross it. "Everything from an elk down to a small salamander, they need to move to find food, to find mates, to find new… Read at AP News

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