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Germany has a Serious Wolf Problem and No One Knows What to do About it

posted Jun 1, 2014, 9:49 PM by chloe owens

4/28/14, Jason Overdorf, Global Post

Germany has a serious wolf problem and no one knows what to do about it

New sightings confirm that wolves are making a rapid comeback across Europe.  But the most surprising success story – together with possible related problems – is here in Germany, which lacks the infrastructure for wildlife protection despite its strong tradition of environmentalism.  Since the year 2000, when an infrared camera produced the first evidence of their return close to the Polish border, the number of wolf packs in Germany has mushroomed from two to more than 30.