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Jeff Welsch, the communications director for the Greater Yellowstone Coalition in Bozeman, wrote a guest column for the Bozeman Daily Chronicle regarding the next few months and years of state-run wolf management.

Wolves and bears in Yellowstone National Park squabble over elk carcasses, but the two species have little impact on each other’s overall population, a park biologist said last week.

[large thumbnail url=”wolf-recovery-coordinator-ed-bangs-to-retire” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”04″ day=”19″] [thumbnail icon url=”wolf-recovery-coordinator-ed-bangs-to-retire” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”04″ day=”19″] Ed Bangs, the Wolf Recovery Coordinator for the USFWS-managed northern Rockies Mountains wolf reintroduction program, has announced his retirement from the service, effective in June, 2011.

The following Press Release was sent out by Michael Robinson from the Center for Biological Diversity.

The Arizona Fish and Game Department released their monthly Mexican gray wolf update for March.

[large thumbnail url=”wolf-delisting-survives-budget-fight-as-settlement-crumbles” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”04″ day=”11″] [thumbnail icon url=”wolf-delisting-survives-budget-fight-as-settlement-crumbles” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”04″ day=”11″] House and Senate appropriators have agreed to include a bipartisan proposal to remove Endangered Species Act protections for gray wolves as part of a final compromise to fund the government through the end of the fiscal year.

Experts were Monday trying to track down and anaesthesise a wolf sighted on the outskirts of the southern city of Helsingborg.

[large thumbnail url=”montana-legislature-supports-bill-to-declare-emergency-for-wolf-management” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”04″ day=”08″] [thumbnail icon url=”montana-legislature-supports-bill-to-declare-emergency-for-wolf-management” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”04″ day=”08″] BOISE — Idaho senators Wednesday declared the gray wolf’s presence in the state a disaster emergency, following their peers in the House.

[large thumbnail url=”a-primer-–-why-we-must-not-use-a-political-process-to-make-scientific-decisions-about-endangered-species-like-gray-wolves” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”04″ day=”08″] [thumbnail icon url=”a-primer-–-why-we-must-not-use-a-political-process-to-make-scientific-decisions-about-endangered-species-like-gray-wolves” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”04″ day=”08″] posted a nicely written piece which looks to answer all questions regarding the legislative threat to the Endangered Species Act.

[large thumbnail url=”scientists-send-strong-message-to-congress-the-esa-is-a-matter-of-science-not-politics” filename=”science” year=”2011″ month=”04″ day=”06″] [thumbnail icon url=”scientists-send-strong-message-to-congress-the-esa-is-a-matter-of-science-not-politics” filename=”science” year=”2011″ month=”04″ day=”06″] According to a story posted on, 1293 scientists sent a letter to Congress expressing their concern that there are legislative attacks on the Endangered Species Act.

[large thumbnail url=”jon-tester-says-he-will-keep-fighting-but-senate-democrats-resist” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”04″ day=”04″] [thumbnail icon url=”jon-tester-says-he-will-keep-fighting-but-senate-democrats-resist” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”04″ day=”04″] Montana’s senator Jon Tester stood in front of his hunting friend over the weekend and said that regardless of the court settlement he will continue to seek a legislative declaration that wolves are biologically recovered, but he has a powerful opposition in […]

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