Book Recommendations

On an on-going basis, we will post book recommendations. Books will be chosen for their relevance to the mission of the Western Wildlife Conservancy. Our first recommendation is the book pictured below. It’s a pretty easy read and full of suggestions for changes we can make that will benefit the animals we love so much.…

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Looking for something to do?

There’s a lot of activities online to help you get a fix…especially for us wolf lovers. You can go to the International Wolf Center’s webpage. They have low cost webinars you can register for as well as a free webinar on Friday mornings during this time when the center is closed due to precautions against…

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GOP targets landmark Endangered Species Act for big changes

By MATTHEW BROWN and MATTHEW DALYASSOCIATED PRESS |JAN 17, 2017 | 11:05 AM| BILLINGS, MONT. In control of Congress and soon the White House, Republicans are readying plans to roll back the influence of the Endangered Species Act, one of the government’s most powerful conservation tools, after decades of complaints that it hinders drilling, logging and other activities. Over the past eight…

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Are urban areas imposing their values on rural parts of the state?

By Jonathan Romeo County & environment reporter – Friday, Jan. 31, 2020 11:27 AM IGNACIO – Colorado may never come to a consensus about whether to reintroduce wolves, but can residents come to an understanding? In an age of fierce political divisiveness and endless volleys of attacks on social media, a local group tried Wednesday night in…

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Looking for a gift idea for the wolf lover in your life???

LIFE STORY BOOKS & ANCESTRAL LINEAGE POSTERS OF FAMOUS YELLOWSTONE WOLVES! Jim Halfpenny – November 28, 2019 Using the Ancestry database Leo and A Naturalist’s World have created books and posters about some of your favorite wolves. Books currently available include the 06F, 755 and 926.  Posters include 926, 970 and 1091.  Go to www.ebay.com/str/anaturalistsworld…

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New ‘atlas of the Absaroka-Beartooths’ reminds us why wild places matter

December 10, 2019 – https://buckrail.com The “Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem” is a marvel in the modern world. Why is that? Compared to everywhere else in the Lower 48 states, Greater Yellowstone’s natural landscapes, which encompass differing land management jurisdictions, remain intact and not wholly fragmented by human activity and development. In turn, this remarkable mixture of…

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Please do not shoot those coyotes

One man’s poison is another man’s meal. Or at least a meal for that pesky coyote. By Ieuan EvansContributorPublished: November 20, 2019 Prairie people frequently get together to shoot coyotes, often with the support of local farmers. I’m not against disposing of problem wildlife, but I fail to see any benefits from shooting coyotes. Coyotes are a major…

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Where the wild things are…

Looking for some opportunities to visit and/or support a wolf conservation center? There’s a website that lists the links to various centers across the US and even Canada! Enjoy! https://www.graywolfconservation.com/Captivity/seeing_captive_wolves.htm

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