High Country News February 06, 1995
The first wolves return to Yellowstone amid much fanfare and mixed reactions.
Death of reporter Jim Stiak; HCN board meeting report; Cascadia Times; Visitors.
Idaho's new Governor Philip E. Batt agrees to accept 11 railroad-carried casks of nuclear waste from the U.S. Navy.
Public ignores proposed coal-bed methane project while commenting loudly on cross-country race in Utah.
Judge rules that six Idaho national forests must cease mining, logging and grazing until effects on salmon are studied.
Dams and fishing have almost destroyed the Snake River's giant white sturgeon.
The introduction of sea lampreys is one of many possibilities considered for controlling invasive lake trout in Yellowstone Lake.
New Mexico poll shows citizens sympathetic to ranchers.
Seventy percent of Coloradoans would welcome the return of gray wolves to the state.
The return of wolves to Yellowstone will affect an entire ecosystem.
Wolf reintroduction creates a media circus.
Sheep rancher Leo Cottenoir regrets that he shot Yellowstone's last wolf in 1943.
Federal biologists play matchmaker with Yellowstone's newly arrived wolves.
Wolf biologist Diane Boyd believes reintroduction is a mistake.
Canadian Gerald Gustavson was among 10 trappers hired to capture wolves for Yellowstone.
Canadians don't understand why Americans are so anxious about wolves.