This Forest Service expert says it’s as much a sociopolitical problem as it is physical.
News – April 04, 2014 by Melissa Mylchreest
Each year, wildfires claim hundreds of homes throughout the West in what’s known as the wildland-urban interface. This issue roars into the national spotlight every summer as footage of engulfed subdivisions . . . → Read More: Why homes are lost to wildfire
The Alpine Alliance and the White Mountain Conservation League (WMCL) are having a meeting with Eric Flood – Recreation Coordinator for the Alpine District of the Apache Sitgreaves National Forests regarding the Williams Valley Non-Motorized Area.
WHEN: April 10, Thursday @ 1:00 PM WHERE: Alpine Ranger Station PURPOSE: To discuss the trails and winter access . . . → Read More: WILLIAMS VALLEY NON MOTORIZED AREA
If you’re someone whose wilderness experience is enriched by having a four footed companion at your side, we want you to enter our 2014 Doggone Wild photo contest. Submit a photo of your pooch enjoying Arizona’s great outdoors, and help us celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act! Entering (and voting!) is free and . . . → Read More: Doggone Wild
Let me say that this is about more than wolves…it is about a very delicate balance in nature that developed on this planet. Take a few minutes to enjoy.
This talk was presented at an official TED Conference. TED’s editors featured it among our daily selections on the home page.
By Brandon Loomis The Republic | azcentral.com Thu Feb 27, 2014 7:12 AM
As federal biologists prepare to release two Mexican gray wolves from captivity to shore up a small but growing wild population in Arizona, state lawmakers are working to suppress the recovery and push future releases south into Mexico.
This . . . → Read More: AZ Legislature Strikes Again
PHOENIX – Residents of the Rocky Mountain states want their public lands protected, and say candidates’ positions on conservation and land use could decide votes in this year’s elections.
The latest Conservation in the West poll from Colorado College shows strong support in Arizona and the Intermountain region for preserving public lands, regardless of a . . . → Read More: We like our public lands!!!!
Ernesta, mate expected to be released this spring in a Southwestern forest
By Joan Cary, Special to the TribuneFebruary 16, 2014
After living in captivity for five years, a Mexican gray wolf once on display at Brookfield Zoo has met a mate and is expected to be released this spring to roam the Apache . . . → Read More: Call of the wild beckons former Brookfield Zoo wolf
Workday cancelled. Weather makes access limited.
HELP OPEN THE WILLIAMS VALLEY XC SKI TRAILS
WMCL in conjunction with the Alpine Alliance have planned a workday at Williams Valley Non-Motorized Recreation Area west of the town of Alpine between Forest Roads #249 and #403.
The goal is to . . . → Read More: CANCELLED:::::::::WMCL VOLUNTEER WORKDAY . . . DECEMBER 14, SATURDAY @ 9:00 AM
Historic Moment for our Wolves
Photo FWS The Of Fate of Wolves Is In Our Hands
The Only Arizona Hearing Scheduled For Pinetop
You can make a difference just by showing up
WE NEED A CROWD!
This is a historic opportunity. A critical mass of supporters on December 3 can turn the tide . . . → Read More: Extinction Is Forever
Blog: New Poll: Americans Love Wolves and Want Them to Stay Protected The Huffington Post, Noah Greenwald, July 22, 2013 (posted 09/07/13)
Wolves today live in just five percent of their historic range — hardly enough to consider them recovered in the lower 48 states. Our top scientists know that. Apparently most Americans . . . → Read More: Americans Favor Wolves