Tag Archives: 2014

Northern Rocky Mountain Wolf Program 2014 Report Available

The detailed annual report on the status, distribution, and management of the Northern Rocky Mountain (Idaho, Montana, and Wyoming) wolf population is now available from the US Fish and Wildlife Service.  The report also features information on wolf populations in … Continue reading

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Gray Wolf Shot in Utah Confirmed to Be Wolf Sighted Near Grand Canyon

DNA Analysis Complete for Wolf Killed in Utah Extensive DNA analysis performed by the University of Idaho has confirmed that the gray wolf shot in Utah on December 28, 2014 is the same animal which was sighted in the Grand … Continue reading

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Collared Wolf Shot and Killed in Utah

A hunter has killed a three-year-old female gray wolf 5 miles east of Beaver, Utah, wildlife officials have confirmed.  The 70-pound animal was wearing a radio collar which indicated it was collared in Cody, Wyoming, in January of 2014. The … Continue reading

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Wolves in Great Lakes States Ordered Returned to Endangered Species List

US District Judge Beryl Howell has thrown out a 2012 decision to remove gray wolves in the western Great Lakes region — including Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin — from the Endangered Species List.  This has immediately ended wolf hunting seasons … Continue reading

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Wolf Park Welcomes Scarlette The Red Fox!

Wolf Park proudly announces a new member of the family! “Scarlette” the red fox comes to us from the Lakeside Nature Center in Kansas City, Missouri.  Kansas City Animal Control released Scarlette to the Nature Center after she was confiscated … Continue reading

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Santa Visits Wolf Park Saturday, December 13!

Santa Visits Wolf Park Saturday December 13, 2014 1:00—4:00 pm Wolf Park is hosting a holiday party for the wolves (and for kids too!) from 1-4 pm on Saturday, December 13.  The public is invited to watch as the wolves … Continue reading

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Join Us For The Turkey Toss This Saturday!

Join us for the Thanksgiving Turkey Toss Saturday, November 28 Wolf Park will be open from 1:00-5:00 pm Toss for main pack starts at 4:00 pm Wolf Park’s environmental enrichment program strives to make life more interesting and novel for … Continue reading

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Canid Sighted Near Grand Canyon Confirmed To Be Gray Wolf

The canid recently sighted in the Kaibab Plateau area near the North Rim of the Grand Canyon has been confirmed to be a female gray wolf through genetic testing of its scat.  The wolf appears to be wearing a nonfunctional … Continue reading

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USFWS Review of Red Wolf Recovery Program Available Online

The US Fish and Wildlife Service’s independent review, conducted by the Wildlife Management Institute, of the Red Wolf Recovery Program is now available online. The review focused on three elements of the recovery program — the supporting science, management of … Continue reading

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Wild Wolf Confirmed in Denmark

A team of researchers from Aarhus University and the Danish National History Museum have confirmed that at least one male wolf has moved into the Jutland area.  The wolf likely dispersed from the southern, German part of the peninsula.  Germany … Continue reading

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