Isle Royale Wolf Death
by Cat Urbigkit, Pinedale Online!
March 3, 2014
The debate about the future of wolves on Isle Royale just got a little more complicated. While wolf biologists and advocates debate whether there should be human intervention to boost the dwindling Isle Royale wolf population, frigid winter temperatures have allowed an ice bridge to form, connecting the island to the mainland, increasing hope for natural recruitment for the wolf population.
But it appears the opposite has happened. A five-year old female wolf from the island has been found dead on the mainland after crossing the ice bridge.
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