Washington wolf conflicts
by Cat Urbigkit, Pinedale Online!
July 23, 2017
Lynda Mapes of the Seattle Times takes a look at the conflict involving wolves and public lands livestock grazing in northeastern Washington state, putting forth the views of ranchers and wolf activists that have centered on the Profanity Peak wolf pack.
Mapes also reports that after the Smackout pack preyed on livestock four times since September, Washington wildlife officials will now begin killing some wolves in the pack, hoping to change the pack’s livestock-killing behavior.
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