Darryl Fears
Reporter

Darryl Fears has worked at The Washington Post for more than a decade, mostly as a reporter on the National staff. He currently covers the environment, focusing on the Chesapeake Bay and issues affecting wildlife.

Latest by Darryl Fears

Threatened species’ future is in the freezer

Threatened species’ future is in the freezer

Zoos are managing an ambitious conservation effort by preserving DNA for artificial insemination.

Pythons? No problem. Everglades visitors need not worry

Pythons? No problem. Everglades visitors need not worry

The Everglades is overflowing with pythons that eat native wildlife, but a study says humans are safe

Study: As W. Virginia’s mountaintops disappear, so do fish

Study: As W. Virginia’s mountaintops disappear, so do fish

Coal mining practice is causing numerous species of stream fish to vanish, government review finds.