Archive for July, 2013

Yellowstone wolves and Yellowstone grizzlies

July 30, 2013

A new study shows the value of an “ecologically effective” number of wolves in Yellowstone and how they benefit the Park’s griz population. Here’s a link. (more…)

Monday’s quote

July 29, 2013

Today’s quote comes to us from President Theodore Roosevelt, admittedly not everyone’s cup of tea, but these words are wise and well-worth heeding: (more…)

Leonardo Maffei Q&A

July 24, 2013

I am very pleased to present this Q&A with Leonardo Maffei, a member of the Jaguar Conservation Program of the Wildlife Conservation Society in (more…)

Monday’s quote

July 22, 2013


“It does not demean men to want to be what they imagine the wolf to be, but it does demean them to kill the animal for it.”

– Barry Lopez


BTW, if you like Q&A’s stay tuned because there are some good ones in the works!!


Monday’s quote

July 15, 2013

Today’s quote comes from William Stolzenburg’s excellent book Where the Wild Things Were. If you have not read it make haste to your local library (more…)

Pedro as proof

July 11, 2013

Here is Exhibit A, Pedro, the extraordinarily cute and healthy little chunk of a jaguar in Sonora, Mexico. He and his beautiful mom, Libélula, live on (more…)

Monday’s quote

July 8, 2013

… is from Jack Turner’s fine book, The Abstract Wild: (more…)