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Study: Politics, not science, led to delisting of wolves

[large thumbnail url=”study-politics-not-science-led-to-delisting-of-wolves” filename=”science” year=”2009″ month=”12″ day=”10″] [thumbnail icon url=”study-politics-not-science-led-to-delisting-of-wolves” filename=”science” year=”2009″ month=”12″ day=”10″] Valdosta State University Biology Professor Dr. Brad Bergstrom recently authored a paper titled “The Northern Rocky Mountain gray wolf is not yet recovered,” which was published in the December issue of BioScience, the journal of the American Institute of Biological Sciences.

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The Unintended Consequences of Wolf Hunting

In my younger days I worked for the BLM in Boise, Idaho. A new range conservationists, named Daryl, came to the district. On Friday after work, we invited Daryl to a party so he could meet some of the local folks. I was talking to a couple of women when Daryl ambled up to us with a beer in his hand and big smile on his face. I introduced him and he started talking to the ladies

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