Southeast Washington ranchers warn of increasing wolf conflicts

OLYMPIA — Southeast Washington ranchers told state lawmakers Tuesday that they have problems with wolves, too. Cattleman Sam Ledgerwood, who ranches in Asotin and Garfield counties, said wolves attacked a cow and calf this summer, a first for his operation. He said that he’s heard from northeast ranchers to brace for depredations to get worse. […]

Are we crying wolf? A European tale of farmers vs. nature

Wolves have made a comeback in Europe thanks to years of strict protection. But not everyone is happy and politicians are struggling to find the right balance between protecting nature and helping farmers.<<<Read More>>>

Le président et le directeur du Parc de la Vanoise retenus

Le président du Parc national de la Vanoise Guy Chaumereuil (à gauche) face à une délégation conduite par Luc Etellin, président du Syndicat ovin de Savoie Source: Le président et le directeur du Parc de la Vanoise retenus