G&F Dept. Examining Wolf Impact on Wildlife

(courtesy photo)
(courtesy photo)

The reintegration of wolves into Yellowstone National Park and eventual delisting of the species has been a touchy subject for the Game and Fish Department. Amid strong opinions and litigation, it's no surprise many officials have remained tight-lipped about the issue. However, Public Pulse host, Kim Love, was able to have a frank conversation with Eric Keszler, public information officer, regarding the first wolf hunting season in decades and herd management. Keszler says officials are still trying to understand the comprehensive impact of wolves on the
ecosystem.

However, Keszler said there's still a lot more to be determined.

One surprising side effect Keszler noted is that the re-introduction of wolves directly affected another predator species in the state.
state.

To hear the complete interview, click here.

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