Welcome! Log In Create A New Profile Recent Posts
Deer in Yosemite

The Moon is Waxing Gibbous (58% of Full)


Biologist: Killing collared wolves harms research

All posts are those of the individual authors and the owner of this site does not endorse them. Content should be considered opinion and not fact until verified independently.

avatar Biologist: Killing collared wolves harms research
November 01, 2009 06:13PM
BILLINGS, Mont. — The killing during hunting season of two collared wolves will affect a study examining wolf pack dynamics in and around Yellowstone National Park, a park biologist says. Doug Smith, the Yellowstone Wolf Project leader for the wolf reintroduction program, said the killing of the Cottonwood Pack's 7-year-old alpha female and her collared 2-year-old daughter means the pack's movements are no longer being tracked for the study by the park.

Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.

Click here to login