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WAG Members claim USDA numbers aren’t available

IT IS TIME TO TAKE ACTION PEOPLE JOIN US TODAY Do Washington State WAG members hear themselves? Yesterday it was reported that Mortality numbers werent out. USDA only does this study every 5 years, the next wont be out until 2020. However 2015 numbers really should be a wake up call that people! Elected Officials like Donald Dashiell have no business on WAG after stating yesterday He wanted the Smackout Pack dealt with. Look Folks Donald Dashiell is an Elected Official, also a cattle and or sheep farmer family. This Puts Donald Dashiell deep into a conflict of Interest. In [...]

Public Comment – Big Game Additional Proposed Changes for 2018 Seasons | Idaho Fish and Game

Please Submit Your Comments on Idahos Page as well. #sacredresourceprotectionzone If We fail to act, Only We are to Blame! Join Us to put States Like Idaho Into Court! We have the Research that no other Org has, Our Attorneys are waiting for 57,800 people to Join The Howl. Comments accepted through March 20, 2018 Browse all open public comment opportunities   Wolves Background The Commission is considering a proposal for potential modifications to the 2018-2019 wolf hunting seasons that would extend the season in Game Management Units in southern Idaho that currently close on March 31, and have an [...]

‘Rewilding’ Missing Carnivores May Help Restore Some Landscapes

Many scientists, conservationists, as well as other people that read and follow science,  know the ecological benefits like those seen with gray wolves. Once wolves were reintroduced to Yellowstone after near extinction in America, they began to tidy up explosive deer and elk populations, which had eaten valleys barren, destroying riparian habitats, resulting in unbalanced ecosystems. When some of the deer and elk were weeded out, this helped bring back trees and shrubs. Birds and beavers, as well as the many other animals, benefited. Also, with more trees controlling erosion, the flows of some rivers were less chaotic, forming pools [...]

By | 2018-03-18T06:49:34+00:00 March 18th, 2018|Protect The Wolves|1 Comment

Fading Isle Royale wolf population to be restored

Traverse City – Federal officials announced a tentative plan Friday to relocate 20-30 gray wolves to Isle Royale National Park in Michigan over three years to replenish a population that has nearly died out because of inbreeding and disease. The National Park Service said it would make a final decision after giving the public a month to react to its proposal for rescuing the predator species that has roamed the Lake Superior wilderness park for about 70 years. The wolves have helped to maintain the ecosystem by culling a moose herd that otherwise would overeat the island’s vegetation, while delighting tourists [...]

By | 2018-03-17T18:51:06+00:00 March 17th, 2018|Isle Royal, Oppose Welfare Ranching, Protect The Wolves|1 Comment