Month: July 2013

Day Four in Yellowstone, Thanks for the Wild Memories

July 16, 2013

A Final Wolf Conservation Center (WCC) Yellowstone Adventure report from WCC’s Spencer Wilhelm (for this year that is!)  Today was our final day in the field trying to observe wolves.…

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Day Three In Yellowstone, Wings In Lieu of Wolves

July 15, 2013

Another WILD Wolf Conservation Center (WCC) Yellowstone Adventure report from WCC’s Spencer Wilhelm.  Once again began before sunrise.  Shortly after we entered the park I notice three Mountain goats (2…

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Changes to Montana’s Wolf Hunt Season Has Hackles Raised

July 15, 2013

On July 10, Montana Fish and Wildlife commissioners approved the state’s 2013-2014 wolf hunt plan, a plan that includes changes that will prove devastating to wolves living in Montana.  Changes…

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Day Two in Yellowstone, “Spitfire” Sightings

July 14, 2013

Here’s the latest  Wolf Conservation Center (WCC) Yellowstone Adventure report from WCC’s Spencer Wilhelm. Today we began our adventure with the goals of heading to Lamar Valley in search of…

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Day One In Yellowstone, Moonlit Mammoth

July 13, 2013

  The Wolf Conservation Center’s (WCC) Yellowstone Adventure has officially begun! WCC’s Spencer Wilhelm and over a dozen WCC supporters arrived in Bozeman, Montana last night.  No doubt visions of…

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Recently Released Mexican Gray Wolf Shot and Killed

July 12, 2013

Just moments ago, we received devastating news from Defenders of Wildlife. Another of the world’s most endangered wolves has been illegally shot and killed. The incident is under investigation, but…

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Wednesday’s Words of Wisdom

July 10, 2013

“The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.” – Mahatma Gandhi

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2013 Mexican Wolf Annual Meeting Begins

July 10, 2013

Representatives from dozens of facilities participating in the Mexican Wolf Species Survival Plan (MWSSP) are heading south of the border!  Although the trip might involve a bit of sightseeing, the…

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Anniversary of a Lobo’s Call to the Wild

July 6, 2013

Today marks the 7th anniversary since captive born Mexican gray wolves F838 and M806 were restored to their ancestral home in the wilds of the Southwest.  The Wolf Conservation Center…

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Common Cents: Empowering Kids to Make Change

July 5, 2013

As an environmental education organization, the Wolf Conservation Center (WCC) strives to promote wolf conservation by teaching about wolves, their relationship to the environment, and the human role in protecting…

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