Tag Archives: 2014

Article: Wolves and Trophic Cascades by Doug Smith

Check out the new article on our web site — Wolves and Trophic Cascades: What is All the Controversy About?, written by Doug Smith of the Yellowstone wolf project! Photo source: Doug Smith

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Vote for Us on the Trail of Scarecrows at Prophetstown State Park!

Wolf Park has a scarecrow on the Trail of Scarecrows at Prophetstown State Park! You can support Prophetstown State Park’s interpretive services by “liking” your favorite scarecrow picture in the Facebook photo album linked below. There will be no cost to you … Continue reading

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Scenes From the 2014 Walk for Wolves

The sixth annual Walk For Wolves, held on September 27, 2014, featured picture perfect weather, wonderful packs of walkers led by Marion on the first lap, sweet music by Scott Greeson and Trouble With Monday, great food from Sgt. Preston’s … Continue reading

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Ember: Spring 2000 – September 12, 2014

in the full moonlight of autumn at the hour when I was born                 you no longer go out like a flame at the sight of me you are still warmer than the moonlight gleaming on you                 even now … Continue reading

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Federal Protection Restored for Wyoming Wolves

U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson has restored federal protections to wolves in Wyoming, at least temporarily. Wyoming assumed control over its wolves from the federal government in 2012 after the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service determined that the … Continue reading

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2013 Yellowstone Wolf Report Now Available Online

The National Park Service has published the 2013 Yellowstone Wolf Project Annual Report.  You can read the executive summary here, and download the complete official report here. Some highlights: 95 wolves in 10 packs, including 8 breeding pairs, lived primarily in … Continue reading

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Now Accepting 2014-2015 Winter Internship Applications!

Working towards a career in animal behavior, husbandry, handling or training?  Considering a PhD and want to get some experience with behavioral research techniques?  Just want to know if you have what it takes to run a wildlife facility? Sign … Continue reading

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Become a Wolf Park Volunteer!

Becoming a Wolf Park volunteer is more than a great opportunity to learn about wolves and their place in the world. It is a means of helping the cause of wildlife preservation and promoting the welfare of wolves in the … Continue reading

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Join Us for Senior Day, Monday, September 29!

SENIOR DAY AT WOLF PARK MONDAY SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 9:00 AM—12 NOON Buses ONLY (advance notice required) 1:00 PM-5:00 PM Guided Tours For the third year in a row Wolf Park has planned a special day for seniors only! This … Continue reading

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Alexander Archipelago Wolf May Receive ESA Protection

Federal authorities announced Friday that the isolated Alexander Archipelago wolf (Canis lupus ligoni, a subspecies of gray wolf), living solely in southeast Alaska’s Tongass National Forest, may require protection under the Endangered Species Act. The wolves, which den under western … Continue reading

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