The Wisdom of Wolves

This book is a pleasant walk through the author’s thoughts on the behavior of wolves. She has over 25 years of experience watching wolves in Yellowstone National Park and elsewhere. Much like Rick McIntyre’s book, we are brought to further appreciate the wolf, how much it is like us and how we could be better…

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The Rise of Wolf 8

I recently had the good fortune to listen to Rick McIntyre speak on his book. He was at Sundance Resort to tell the audience about the wolves in his book and to sign copies for each of us. So many folks attended that the event had to be moved to a bigger building at the…

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Rick McIntyre – A great storyteller!

I had the good fortune to attend Rick’s presentation of his new book, The Rise of Wolf 8. Listening to Rick speak is a pleasure. His passion and love for the wolves he has gotten to know is evident. He speaks to their personalities and you take away the message that wolves are really not…

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America’s Wildlife Values

I thought the article below was quite interesting…you may too. After reading it, I wondered how many non-mutualists would read it and two, is this information that can be useful in conservation and wildlife campaigns? Food foe thought IMO. https://defenders.org/blog/2019/09/americas-wildlife-values?fbclid=IwAR1HSgDdmn5ldC6uDLgxLBF3i6ZGFgAKtYiOJ2TF0Dk2do2WnvBfddMMYQU

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WDFW Wolf Advisory Group is Seeking Citizen Candidates

POSTED BY: KALIE DRAGO OCTOBER 8, 2019 Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking interested candidates looking to serve for the next three years (2019-2021) on the Wolf Advisory citizen committee. The 18 member committee is responsible for advising the department on wolf recovery and management. “They don’t have to be fairly knowledgeable [about wildlife management],…

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New wolfpack in western Oregon boasts 4 new pups

October 4, 2019 – www.oregonlive.com By The Associated Press SALEM — A newly establish pack of wolves in Oregon has something to howl about. At least four pups have been born to the pack in the western part of the state, where they are still listed as endangered. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Friday…

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AUTHOR SERIES – RICK MCINTYRE: THE RISE OF WOLF 8

Rick McIntyre, October 26 • The Rise of Wolf 8 Yellowstone National Park was once home to an abundance of wild wolves—but park rangers killed the last of their kind in the 1920s. Decades later, park rangers brought them back, with the first wolves arriving from Canada in 1995. This is the incredible true story of…

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What wolves’ teeth reveal about their lives

by Stuart Wolpert, University of California, Los Angeles UCLA evolutionary biologist Blaire Van Valkenburgh has spent more than three decades studying the skulls of many species of large carnivores—including wolves, lions and tigers— that lived from 50,000 years ago to the present. She reports today in the journal eLife the answer to a puzzling question. Essential to the…

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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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Colorado Wolf Sighting!

Gray wolf spotted in Jackson County; Here’s why it’s a big deal Until recently, gray wolves were gone from Colorado, the last ones were killed by about 1940.Author: Dacia JohnsonPublished: 9:08 PM MDT July 8, 2019Updated: 9:34 PM MDT July 9, 2019 JACKSON COUNTY, Colorado — Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) biologists are working to confirm a wolf…

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