Shades of Gray Living With Wolves

(Earth Focus: Episode 51) Gray wolves once ranged across North America. By the 1930s, they were nearly extinct — trapped, poisoned and hunted by ranchers, farmers and government agents. With protection under the 1973 Endangered Species Act, the wolf population rebounded. But wolves lost federal protection in 2011.¬†With hunting permitted in many Western states, the future of wolves may again be in question. Can we co-exist with wolves? Earth Focus goes to Montana and Wyoming to find out.

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