Silver City, New Mexico - Opinions
about Mexican gray wolves are still extreme.
endangered animals were called everything from treasures to
killers during a state Game Commission hearing Tuesday in
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service began releasing the wolves into
in 1998. Others
have since been released into southwestern
estimated 50 to 60 are now free in both states. [Very
Important Note! The Rocky Mountain grey wolf, accurately known
as the CANADIAN GREY WOLF, has these US Fish & Wildlife
'oops' statistics: Predicted: 406. Actual: 761+]
says she feels fortunate to have heard the howls of wolves.
Gila Wilderness outfitter Jack Diamond disagrees.
He says wolves are killers, and deer and elk will
commission [New Mexico Game Commission] decided today to
support a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that would
formalize a new state-federal cooperation arrangement.
2004 by The Associated Press