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    I'd say just about everyone is supportive of wolf restoration.

    Now that they have been restored they need to be managed like all other large mammals.

    Where some scientists, (but not most leading wolf researchers) have gone astray is in slipping into species advocacy, and letting it color their science. It has led to some humorous mistakes.

    How big is your personal carbon footprint?

    by ban nock on Tue Feb 12, 2013 at 05:45:27 AM PST

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    •  I tend to believe that professional biologists ... (1+ / 0-)
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      ... take a more holistic view - hence their support for the restoration of top predators where feasible.  Thats what I meant.  Colored science in the realm of published predator research is pretty rare given the rigorous peer review it undergoes (my opinion).

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