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B.C. Wolf Cull: Did Forest Industry Unduly Affect Policy?

posted Jan 17, 2016, 8:19 PM by chloe owens

10/27/15, by Radio West, CBC News British Columbia

B.C. wolf cull: did forest industry unduly affect policy?

The Wilderness Committee says documents obtained in a freedom of information request point to meddling by logging companies in B.C.’s decision to cull wolves to protect mountain caribou…Barlee says she believes it was the influence of logging companies that made the province choose to go ahead with a wolf cull instead of expanding protected areas for the caribou, which the Wilderness Committee believes is the best way to stabilize the caribou population…