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Lambing Change May Reduce Wolf Conflicts – Flat Top Ranch Moves Ewes to South Desert

posted Aug 5, 2014, 8:24 PM by chloe owens

6/25/14, by Greg Moore, Idaho Mountain Express

Lambing change may reduce wolf conflicts – Flat Top Ranch moves ewes to south desert

Following four seasons since 2008 of losing newborn lambs to wolves on his ranch near Carey, John Peavey this April began lambing his ewes in the desert about 20 miles to the south…The organization’s Wood River Wolf Project has had considerable success using nonlethal deterrents to reduce depredation on sheep in the Wood River Valley…