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Study Suggests Wolf Harvest Reduces Park Sightings

posted Jul 29, 2016, 1:31 PM by chloe owens

5/10/16, by Brett French, Billings Gazette

Study suggests wolf harvest reduces park sightings

Hunting wolves outside Yellowstone and Denali national parks reduces the opportunity for tourists to see a wolf, a recent study suggests, ‘I was really surprised…I didn’t think that we were going to find an effect on sightability because the number of wolves being trapped was too low to have an effect on population size.”