Category Archives: Northern Rockies

Elk, aspen & wolves:

In the past decade, separate studies have come to opposite conclusions about the growth of young aspen trees in Yellowstone National Park… read more

Hunters await elk herd study

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is seeking funds to continue an extensive elk study to determine exactly how much the herds are struggling, just as the autumn hunting season opens. read more

EQC meeting in Helena focuses on wolves

Maurier says U.S. Congressman Denny Rehberg is having a bill drafted to exempt wolves from the Endangered Species Act altogether. read more

Guest column: As grizzlies and elk adapt to change, so must hunters

Wolves are smart. They would never annihilate their primary food source. read more

Baucus presses for state control over wolves

Montana’s senior U.S. Senator Max Baucus yesterday called on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to move to allow all Montana ranchers to actively protect their livestock. read more

Wolf Paw Print