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Rocky Barker: Wolves found freedom 20 years ago today in Yellowstone

Wolves returned to the Yellowstone wild 20 years ago yesterday – March 24.

I know, history remembers all the hoopla about reintroduction of wolves into Yellowstone in January 1995, when federal officials and environmentalists celebrated the arrival of three packs immediately placed in what officials called acclimation pens.

I always called them kennels. Once these wild Canadian wolves, were placed in these large enclosures they didn’t want to leave.

So when the doors opened March 21, nothing happened…

Read the entire article on idahostatesman.com: Wolves found freedom 20 years ago today in Yellowstone

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