200,000+ signatures submitted in favor of wolf reintroduction in Colorado

Restore the Howl! Backers of a proposal to reintroduce gray wolves to western Colorado turned in 211,000 signatures for a measure that would put the measure on the ballot. The Rocky Mountain Wolf Action Fund said in a Tuesday news conference that the measure has ‘widespread bipartisan support,” claiming two-thirds of the state supports wolf … Continue reading 200,000+ signatures submitted in favor of wolf reintroduction in Colorado

Wolves to the Rescue: Wolf reintroduction is a much needed solution to Japan’s deer problems.

Ôkami (Canus lupus hodophylax) once roamed the boreal forests of Japan. The last Japanese wolf fell prey to hunters in 1905. Now 5,900 sika deer roam the forests and valleys of the Shiretoko Peninsula. Narumi Nambu is working to reintroduce the wolf to Japan. "An apex predator is essential for sustainability of an ecosystem, and … Continue reading Wolves to the Rescue: Wolf reintroduction is a much needed solution to Japan’s deer problems.