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Protected from hunting and trapping, wolves in Yellowstone National Park are better able to express their natural social behavior. This benefits the wider ecosystem, long-running wolf research, ecotourism (wolf watching in Yellowstone alone is estimated to generate $35 million annually … Continue reading

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Where wolves were a federally protected species on Monday, as of Tuesday evening, wolves can now be shot on sight within 85% of the state, a.k.a. the “predator zone.” In the predator zone, all but the northwest corner of Wyoming, … Continue reading

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A federal appeals court today upheld the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s 2012 decision to remove gray wolves in Wyoming from the endangered species list to allow trophy/predator hunting to resume. A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals … Continue reading

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