TITLE

How my thoughts on wolves have changed

PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
High Country News;2/21/2011, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented on how thoughts of the author on wolves had changed. The author asserts that he used to admire wolves because of their ability to evolve to near perfection in their ecological niche, but he came to realize that they should die because they had lost their fear of humans. He mentions the death of a schoolteacher because she was attacked by wolves. He asserts that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposed an aerial hunt of wolves in Unimak Island, Alaska.
ACCESSION #
58840528

 

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