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Success! Wolves Near Yellowstone are Safer!

Success!  Wolves Near Yellowstone are Safer!

Care2 members spoke, and the state of Montana listened.

Earlier in December, the Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Commission took a positive step forward in the state’s management of wolves by closing one unit adjacent to Yellowstone National Park to hunting and trapping for the rest of this season.

This decision came after a meeting with the Greater Yellowstone Coalition (GYC), where GYC presented signatures from 30,000 Care2 members demanding protection for wolves.

This adjustment in Montana’s hunting and trapping season will limit mortality of wolves that move north across Yellowstone National Park’s boundary. Hopefully this plan will be used as a blueprint for wolf management in other areas.

With support from Care2 members, the Greater Yellowstone Coalition will continue to monitor wolf populations in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. They will ensure wolves have a sustainable future in Greater Yellowstone.

Your voice is a necessary player in wolf advocacy. For more information on how you can continue to make a difference for wolves, please read about this conservation icon and sign our petition to Protect Yellowstone Wolves.

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1054 comments

Jonathan Harper
Jonathan Harper10 days ago

Noted!!

Jonathan Harper
Jonathan Harper1 months ago

Noted!

Jonathan Harper
Jonathan Harper1 months ago

Noted!

Jonathan Harper
Jonathan Harper3 months ago

Noted!

Jim Ven
Jim Ven5 months ago

thanks for the article.

Jonathan Harper
Jonathan Harper6 months ago

NOTED!

Jonathan Harper
Jonathan Harper6 months ago

Noted!

Erika Acosta
Erika Acosta6 months ago

Thanks

Paulinha Russell
Paulinha Russell7 months ago

Thank you

Paulinha Russell
Paulinha Russell8 months ago

Thank you

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Care2, Inc., its employees or advertisers.

about Marya G.

Marya is the V.P. of Product Management and is responsible for Care2's product and marketing strategy and execution. Marya is an advocate of animal rescue and has two adopted pets, including Buddy,... more

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