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Featured: Working with Ranchers to Protect Livestock and Wolves

Defenders' Suzanne Stone and Roger Olson of the Wood River Project in Idaho demonstrate the proven, nonlethal techniques being used to successfully prevent wolf-livestock conflicts.

Keeping Wolves out of Harm's Way

Defenders of Wildlife is working on the ground with ranchers, biologists and federal land managers to save the lives of wolves. These non-lethal methods are keeping wolves away from livestock and out of harm's way.

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Living with Wolves in the Northwest

Aaron Kunz spent some time with ranchers and wolf advocates to discuss how the message is changing in the Northwest. Among those who are represented, a sheep rancher who knows first hand the problems wolves cause to livestock.

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Ganado y Lobos: Guía de Método y Herramientas No Letales Para Reducir Conflictos

Livestock and Wolves: A Guide to Nonlethal Tools and Methods to Reduce Conflicts

Coexistence Tools & Techniques

Coexistence in Action

Coexisting with Wolves in Idaho's Wood River Valley

Coexisting with Florida Panthers

Coexisting with Mexican Gray Wolves and Jaguars

Coexisting with Grizzly Bears

Coexisting with Polar Bears

Wolf Coexistence Partnership Factsheet

In the News

"Shepherds of Peace" - The Spokesman-Review

"Guarding the Sheep to Save the Wolves" - The New York Times

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