Image above: Working Circle rancher partners participating in a stockmanship clinic with Whit Hibbard
Our Many Rancher Partners Working Circle is proud to work directly with ranch families and ranch operations across the west. Our rancher partners' vision and collaborative efforts have led the way in creating a powerful new way forward for wolves, livestock, and people to successfully coexist and thrive on shared lands. Our rancher partners comprise the foundation of our work and the majority of the people of Working Circle.
~ 15 years experience in non-profit leadership, program management, and organizational development ~ 20 years experience in wildlife and environmental conservation and education Christie is responsible for managing Working Circle's operations as well as supporting our on-the-ground efforts
Hilary and Andrew Anderson, Cattle Ranchers, Montana; Wolf-Livestock Conflict and Herd Management Partners/Advisors/Clinicians; Regenerative Ranching Specialists ~ National Geographic - August 30, 2019 ; Discovering Hope on the Range
Kent Laudon, Wolf Biologist, Partner and Advisor ~ over 35 years experience on the ground in Montana, Arizona, and California. ~ Former Senior Wolf Biologist, Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks ~ Senior Wolf Biologist for California Department of Fish and Wildlife since 2017 Specialties/experience: Community engagement: communication, relationships, and open collaboration by integrating community participation, including polarizing topics and their social barriers. Including relationships with people and community leaders. Wildlife field biologist: Population monitoring, ground and aerial surveys, ground and aerial capture/collar, necropsy, data management and analysis, mapping, reports, consultation.
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