Have Wolves Returned to Colorado?
Although Colorado has not been home for wolves since they were exterminated by federally-funded bounties in the 1940s, a small number of lone wolves have wandered into the state over the past few years (read WCC post here). These lone travelers got everyone talking and now Colorado wolves are in the headlines again. The High Country News is reporting that wolves could be quietly living in Colorado and a DNA test on some scat samples (fecal samples) could prove it!
To read more from The High Country News, please click “Here”.