For those wanting to get up to speed and understand what is happening with the #standforwolves movement and why there is one- this is a MUST read. Very well stated, explaining the facts and the b.s.
“The top photo……from a paper by Ripple and his colleague Robert Beschta, was taken in 1991; the photo below is from 2002 and illustrates the recovery of streamside cottonwoods after just seven years of wolf presence.”…Todd Palmer and Rod Pringle
October 9, 2013
Wolves are being slaughtered left and right but that’s not enough for the wolf haters. They still find it necessary to visit this blog and spew their anti wolf dogma. The main talking points are centered around the sub species of wolf reintroduced in 95/96. The story goes that Occidentalis is the big, bad Canadian wolf who replaced the sweet, loving Irremotus. That of course is BS. Yes, Occidentalis was the sub species reintroduced to Yellowstone and Central Idaho..but the myth that they are super wolves is absolutely ridiculous. Wolves are wolves, apex predators who are vital to healthy Eco-systems.
Unlike human hunters, who kill the strongest…
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