Tag Archives: L. David Mech

Yellowstone Wolf Project research may help ranchers protect livestock

[large thumbnail url=”yellowstone-wolf-project-research-may-help-ranchers-protect-livestock” filename=”science” year=”2011″ month=”10″ day=”03″] [thumbnail icon url=”yellowstone-wolf-project-research-may-help-ranchers-protect-livestock” filename=”science” year=”2011″ month=”10″ day=”03″] LOGAN — New behavioral research exploring the predation patterns of wolves may help ranchers in efforts to protect their livestock.

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Critically endangered wolf killed after escaping enclosure

[large thumbnail url=”critically-endangered-wolf-killed-after-escaping-enclosure” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”06″ day=”09″] [thumbnail icon url=”critically-endangered-wolf-killed-after-escaping-enclosure” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”06″ day=”09″] St. Paul, Minn. — A Mexican gray wolf was shot and killed at the Minnesota Zoo on Wednesday after it escaped through a hole in the fence and appeared on the walking path for visitors.

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Reality Check: Western Wolves and Parasites

[large thumbnail url=”reality-check-western-wolves-and-parasites” filename=”science” year=”2010″ month=”03″ day=”15″] [thumbnail icon url=”reality-check-western-wolves-and-parasites” filename=”science” year=”2010″ month=”03″ day=”15″] The International Wolf Center talks to renowned wolf biologist David Mech about the wolf and parasite controversy.

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