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Is reintroducing wolves to their home ranges a good thing?

Is reintroducing wolves to their home ranges a good thing?

No other sound in nature is more iconic than the howling of the wolf. It’s a spine-tingling, thrilling sound that reverberates to the very soul of those lucky enough to hear it. A symbol of the wilderness, the wolf’s presence in an ecosystem signifies the overall health of a region, because the area must have

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What was Idaho Fish and Game thinking, slaughtering 200 elk?

What was Idaho Fish and Game thinking, slaughtering 200 elk?

It has recently come to light that Idaho Fish and Game (IDFG) culled more than 200 elk from the Magic Valley and surrounding zones as part of a behavior modification study in partnership with the University of Idaho. According to EastIdahoNews.com, IDFG states the goal of the study was to learn the best method for

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