Colorado voters will consider Proposition 114, which would require the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission to create a plan to reintroduce and manage gray wolves on the state’s Western Slope.
Agriculture groups view the removal of Endangered Species Act protections for gray wolves as a “conservation success story” and conservationists call it another “relentless assault on wildlife protections.”
Hundreds of wolves roam Idaho after being introduced in the 1990s. Concerns over livestock losses spark the question is what to do next.
It's an ongoing source of irritation ‚Äî not to mention monetary impact ‚Äî when wolves and other natural predators kill of livestock. But a recent study offers a radical new solution.
Wildlife officials in Washington have approved a kill order for wolves that have been preying on livestock. This is the second time this has happened in less than a month.
California's Proposition 15 was failing with 72% of the votes in, while Colorado's Proposition 114 appeared as though it would pass by a narrow margin.
After 16 separate attacks on livestock, wildlife officials in Washington have approved the lethal removal of the remaining pack members.