Park Service veteran Norm Bishop tried to prepare the Yellowstone region for wolves. Today he reflects on what we’ve learned
Wildlife lovers are celebrating an anniversary: Twenty-five years ago in January 1995, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Park Service translocated 14 gray wolves from Alberta to Yellowstone and 15 to central Idaho to restore them to those areas. In 1996, another 17 wolves from British Columbia were moved to Yellowstone, and 20 to central Idaho.