Sunday, August 30, 2009

Good news for Mexican gray wolves!

The regional director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has decided to leave a wolf pack in the wild in southwestern New Mexico, despite the pack killing three cows this month. Regional Director Benjamin Tuggle ruled Friday in Albuquerque that the Middle Fork Pack is highly valuable genetically to the effort to establish Mexican gray wolves in the wild on the border of Arizona and New Mexico.

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1 comment:

Anonymous said...

My 9 year old son and I would welcome the day when we can hear and see wild wolves in our dear Sangre De Cristo Mountains near Santa Fe. We are always happy to learn that wolf populations in New Mexico are receiving protection. We have a large and voracious elk heard that would be well controlled with wolves.