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Author Lyon, Ted B., author.

Title The real wolf : the science, politics, and economics of coexisting with wolves in modern times / Ted B. Lyon and Will N. Graves ; with contributions by Rob Arnaud, Dr. Arthur Bergerud, Karen Budd-Falen, Jess Carey, Dr. Matthew A. Cronin, Dr. Valerius Geist, Bruce Mahler, Don Peay, Laura Schneberger, and Heather Smith-Thomas.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Skyhorse Publishing, [2018]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  599.773 LYO    AVAILABLE
Edition First Skyhorse Publishing edition.
Description xix, 367 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "A comprehensive look at one of the most controversial predators in North America. The Real Wolf is an in-depth study of the impact that wolves have had on big game and livestock populations as a federally protected species. Expert authors Ted B. Lyon and Will N. Graves, sift through the myths and misinformation surrounding wolves and present the facts about wolves in modern times. Each chapter in the book is meticulously researched and written by authors, biologists, geneticists, outdoor enthusiasts, and wildlife experts who have spent years studying wolves and wolf behavior. Every section describes a unique aspect of the wolf in the United States. The Real Wolf does not call for the eradication of wolves from the United States but rather advocates a new system of species management that would allow wolves, game animals, and farmers to coexist with one another in a way that is environmentally sustainable."--Publisher description.
Subject Human-wolf encounters -- United States.
Wolves -- Reintroduction -- United States.
Wolves -- Control -- United States.
Human-wolf encounters. (OCoLC)fst00963517
Wolves -- Control. (OCoLC)fst01176538
Wolves -- Reintroduction. (OCoLC)fst01176552
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Added Author Graves, Will N., author.
ISBN 9781510719613 (paperback)

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