The first phase of a three to five year effort to relocate up to 20-30 wolves to the Isle Royale National Park has begun.

I wanted to learn more about the Isle Royale National Park Service (NPS) wolf translocation project to restore predation to the island ecosystem. I headed over to Minneapolis, Minnesota to attend the International Wolf Symposium, and listen in on the Isle Royale Panel update; with John Vucetich, Mark. Romanski, and Joe Bump - moderator Doug … Continue reading The first phase of a three to five year effort to relocate up to 20-30 wolves to the Isle Royale National Park has begun.

Twelve year old Canyon pack alpha female’s life ended with a shot from a poacher…

...Sad news for Yellowstone wolves. The 12-year-old Canyon pack alpha female who died last month was shot by a poacher close to the northern park boundary. Preliminary Necropsy Results Reveal Well-Known Wolf Shot Date: May 11, 2017  Contact: Morgan Warthin, (307) 344-2015  MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, WY – Preliminary results from the necropsy of the Canyon … Continue reading Twelve year old Canyon pack alpha female’s life ended with a shot from a poacher…

Isle Royale Wolves: NPS welcomes your comments on this project. 

Revised wolf management options Dear Friends of Isle Royale Wolves & Moose, The National Park Service has revised the scope of their environmental impact statement regarding Isle Royale wolves. The revised scope is explained in th​is​ NPS document. It can also be found here. NPS is seeking public input on this issue. Please submit your … Continue reading Isle Royale Wolves: NPS welcomes your comments on this project.