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Celebrating Wolf Advocacy!

Please join Howling For Wolves in celebration of wolf advocacy at an open house reception on Sunday, November 3 from 4 to 7 PM at the Warehouse Winery, 6415 Cambridge Street, Minneapolis. This is located near St. Louis Park and Edina, near Excelsior Blvd and Louisiana Avenue.  Beverages…

Biologists work to separate wolf fact from fiction

From the Gillette News Record: “Those who say wolves are responsible for the decline in elk populations are missing the big picture, Smith said. Bears and mountain lions also eat wolves, but food abundance or shortage, in ebb and flow patterns on the landscape,…

PRESS STATEMENT: NEW COOPERATIVE EFFORTS TO USE NONLETHAL METHODS NOW IN USE AND WORKING TO PREVENT CONFLICTS BETWEEN LIVESTOCK AND WOLVES

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 3, 2019 CONTACT: Dr. Maureen Hackett, Howling For Wolves, 612.250.5915 or Leslie Rosedahl, respond@howlingforwolves.org 651.353.1818 This picture is available for media use: http://www.howlingforwolves.org/file/img0558jpg   New cooperative efforts to use nonlethal methods now in use and working to prevent conflicts between livestock and wolves…

An Unprecedented Attack on the Endangered Species Act

Despite devastating new reports of catastrophic species loss, the USFWS just finalized regulations that would eviscerate the Endangered Species Act– our nation’s most effective law for saving imperiled wildlife from extinction. Thanks to the ESA, 99% of listed species have survived and many more…

Wolves Might Not Be The Biggest Threat Towards Elk

From KUNC: “Critics of wolf reintroduction in the Mountain West say the canine is the biggest threat to elk, but a new study says that’s not necessarily true. The study looked at Yellowstone elk and found that mountain lions had the largest effect on elk behavior. Lead researcher…

HFW Official Comment on the USFWS delisting proposal

July 13, 2019 Public Comments Processing Attn: Docket No. FWS-HQ-ES-2018-0097 U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Headquarters, MS: BPHC 5275 Leesburg Pike Falls Church, VA 22041-3803   To Whom it May Concern, The following are the official comments offered by Howling For Wolves regarding the…

PRESS RELEASE: NONLETHAL METHODS TO PREVENT CONFLICTS BETWEEN LIVESTOCK AND WOLVES AVAILABLE THROUGH COOPERATIVE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN HOWLING FOR WOLVES AND USDA

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 12, 2019 CONTACT: Dr. Maureen Hackett, Howling For Wolves, 612.250.5915 or Leslie Rosedahl, respond@howlingforwolves.org 651.353.1818 This picture is available for media use: http://www.howlingforwolves.org/file/img0558jpg Nonlethal methods to prevent conflicts between livestock and wolves available through cooperative relationship between Howling For Wolves and USDA St….

MEDIA ADVISORY: MINNESOTA RALLY, PUBLIC HEARING TO FOCUS ON TRUMP PLAN TO END WOLF PROTECTION

MEDIA ADVISORY FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 20, 2019 CONTACT: Dr. Maureen Hackett, Howling For Wolves, 612.250.5915 or Leslie Rosedahl, respond@howlingforwolves.org 651.353.1818 Minnesota Rally, Public Hearing to Focus on Trump Plan to End Wolf Protection St. Paul, Minn.— Wolf advocates will rally on Tuesday in Brainerd, Minn., just…

URGENT: ATTEND THE ONLY PUBLIC HEARING ON WOLF DELISTING IN BRAINERD, MN ON JUNE 25

PROPOSED FEDERAL WOLF DELISTING FROM ENDANGERED SPECIES PROTECTIONS: The U.S. Department of Interior extended the official comment period of their proposed rule to remove Endangered Species Act protections for the wolf to July 15, 2019. Delisting will be a death sentence for many wolves because states will…

Wolf Experts to Speak at Bemidji Public Library, 6/13

On Thursday, June 13th from 5 to 7 pm, two regional experts on wolves will discuss the impact of the removal of the gray wolf from the Endangered Species Act. Barry Babcock of Laporte and Robert J. Shimek of the White Earth Reservation will…