Wolves and the Balance of Nature in the Rockies
In Smithsonian’s online magazine, experience the frustrations and thrills of wolves in the Rockies.
Caught in Canada and flown to Yellowstone, 41 wolves were released in the area between 1995 and 1997, restoring the only missing member of the park’s native mammals. Since then, wolves have begun migrating in and out of the park, their howls music to ears of wilderness lovers and as chilling as war whoops to many ranchers.
Learn more at the Smithsonian’s online magazine.