RECOMMENDED READINGS Revolution on the Range, The Rise of the New Ranch in the American West, Courtney White Stockmanship and Cattle Handling on the Range, Steve Cote Wolfer, Carter Niemeyer (Wolfer can be ordered at: https://www.carterniemeyer.com/bio) Dirt to Soil, One Family's Journey into Regenerative Agriculture, Gabe Brown How Wolves Hunt; The Behavior of Wolves Hunting Wild Prey, Daniel R. MacNulty, Douglas W. Smith, and L. David Mech
WOLF BEHAVIOR AND ECOLOGY Wolves on the Hunt: The Behavior of Wolves Hunting Wild Prey, Daniel R. MacNulty, Douglas W. Smith, and L. David Mech Among Wolves, Gordon Haber and Marybeth Holleman Decade of the Wolf: Returning the Wild to Yellowstone, Doug Smith The Rise of Wolf 8, Rick McIntyre
MULTI-DAY CLINICS for LIVESTOCK PRODUCERS WC offers sponsorships to individual landowners, managers, and ranch hands to participate in diverse, customized multi-day clinics that include: Ranching in the Modern World ~ Regenerative Ranching for Coexisting with Wolves ~ Creating Ranch Resiliency and Long-Term Sustainability ~ Managing for What You Want, Not for What You Don't Want ~ Ranching for Profit Stockmanship ~ Bud William's Low Stress Livestock Handling ~ Rekindling the Herd Behavior ~ Horsemanship ~ Working Dogs Predators on Shared Landscapes ~ Wolf Behavior and Ecology ~ Wolves, Prey, and Livestock Interaction Supplemental Tools ~ Fladry ~ Electric fencing Understanding the Landscape ~ Landscape monitoring ~ Wildlife tracking ~ Use of trail cameras These clinics are also recommended for wildlife agency personnel engaged in the wolf conservation arena.
CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES (No Cost to Ranchers of Agency Personnel) ~ Virtual Wolves & Ranching workshops and presentations available free by request; contact us for more information ~ Regenerative Ranching and Stockmanship for Coexisting with Wolves Clinic in Walden, Colorado and Centennial Valley, Montana, Summer and Fall 2022; contact us for more information ~ Pulmonary Arterial Pressure and Brisket Disease in Cattle - Discussion by Dr. Tim Holt, CSU, Walden, Colorado, spring, 2022 (date TBD) contact us for more information
ON-RANCH VULNERABILITY RISK ASSESSMENTS WC offers on ranch wolf-livestock conflict risk assessments and supports livestock producers in co-creating strategies that best meet the needs of the individual landowner and/or community. On-going support provided during implantation of plan. Contact us for more information.