Posts tagged: Wyoming wolves
PREDATORS — Wolve have had an impact on elk in Wyoming, forcing recuced elk hunting opportunity.
But with elk herds stabilized, wolves aren't having as much impact on elk as other predators and habitat issues.
That's they gyst what researchers are finding in the latest study on elk herds in Wyoming.
PREDATORS — Another milestone in wolf reintroduction…
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has announced that wolves in Wyoming will be removed from the federal endangered species list as of Sept. 30, allowing Wyoming's wolf hunt to go forward as scheduled on Oct. 1.
See Casper Star-Tribune story With federal protection removed, Wyoming's wolf hunt begins Oct. 1
ENDANGERED SPECIES — The federal government plans to announce an end to Endangered Species Act protections for wolves in Wyoming later this month.
Rather than ending years of wrangling between state and federal officials, however, the move promises to spark legal challenges from environmental groups outraged that the state plans to classify wolves as predators that can be shot on sight in most areas.
Read on for details in a story from the Associated Press.