RECOMMENDED READINGS Revolution on the Range, The Rise of the New Ranch in the American West, Courtney White Beyond the Rangeland Conflict, Dan Dagget Wolfer, Carter Niemeyer (Wolfer can be ordered at: https://www.carterniemeyer.com/bio) A Coexistence Conservation Ethic - Essay by Aldo Leopold
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 to participate in diverse, customized multi-day clinics that include: Ranching in the Modern World ~ Creating Ranch Resiliency ~ Managing for What You Want, Not for What You Don't Want Stockmanship for Sustainable Ranching ~ 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 TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES ~ Virtual Wolves & Ranching workshops and presentations available by request; contact Us for more information ~ Range Steward 5-day clinic in Montana, late Summer 2021 (COVID pending); 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.