Experience the International Wolf Center from the comfort of your own home! Through our unique webinars, you’ll learn about wolf behavior from our ambassador wolves and hear from guest speakers who will share their knowledge and research.
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Webinar rate: $20 Non-members, $15 Members Dr. Rolf Peterson is a Research Scientist with Michigan Technological University, studying the wolves and moose on Isle Royale. The study about their complex relationship within an isolated ecosystem began in 1958, initiated by Durward Allen. Dr. Rolf Peterson will be discussing the island and the changes to the wolf and moose populations. Join us online for this fascinating discussion and the opportunity to ask Dr. Rolf Peterson your questions!
Webinar rate: $20 Non-members, $15 Members Beavers are important prey for wolves throughout the boreal ecosystem, but how on earth do wolves catch these semi-aquatic rodents? The Voyageurs Wolf Project gained unprecedented insight into how wolves actually hunt and kill beavers with studies that began in 2015. Join Tom Gable, project lead for the Voyageurs Wolf Project, as he delves into the fascinating world of wolf-beaver interactions, and what the Voyageurs Wolf Project has learned about how wolves ambush beavers.
Webinar rate: $15 Non-members, $12 Members Wolves have a two-coat system, the long thick guard hairs that dictate the color of their pelage and the dense undercoat that enhances the wolves’ physical size in winter. Join us for this one-hour webinar to gain some appreciation for the adaptations that aid in winter survival.
Webinar subscription rate: Non-Member $140, Member $120 (~$68 cost savings over individual viewing) Subscription registration closes February 1st, 2020 Support the ambassador wolves with a subscription to the 2020 Wolf Care webinar series. These 14 one-hour sessions include birthday celebrations of the ambassador wolves, a welcoming of our 2020 pups, status updates as the pups’ transition into the Exhibit Pack as well as topics related to the change of the seasons that may impact pack dynamics. Each webinar features a…
Webinar rate: $15 Non-members, $12 Members Winter is the prime season for wolves and wolf activity. Join us for this one-hour webinar, as we interpret the alliances and hierarchy of the 2020 Exhibit Pack. Discover if the "Winter Dynamics" has led to Denali's retirement.
Webinar rate: $15 Non-members, $12 Members Boltz is representative of the Great Plains subspecies, and joined the Exhibit Pack on July 30th, 2012. He is currently a lower ranking wolf, but is always watching for opportunities to increase his status. He is a bit more reserved in personality and often displays the “wolf look” judging the flight distance of any oncoming threat. Join us for this one-hour webinar as we broadcast from the Exhibit Pack and celebrate Boltz’s 8th birthday.
Webinar rate: $15 Non-members, $12 Members Luna is representative of the Great Plains subspecies and has been living in the retirement area since August 7, 2016. As you may know, Luna was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer in 2019. As of fall, 2019, she was managing, but the cancer had returned. Join us for this one-hour webinar as we either celebrate Luna’s 8th birthday or honor her life as an incredible ambassador to her species.
Webinar rate: $15 Non-members, $12 Members Aidan and Denali were born on April 27, 2008 and have experienced much in their lives. Aidan transitioned into retirement in 2018, then lost a battle with cancer in 2019. Denali stayed in the Exhibit Pack and as of fall 2019, was still an active social member of the pack. Join us for this one-hour webinar as we honor Aidan’s life as an ambassador wolf and celebrate Denali’s 12th birthday.
Webinar rate: $15 Non-members, $12 Members Axel and Grayson will be four years old on May 2, 2019. Join us for this one-hour webinar as we celebrate Axel and Grayson’s birthday and decipher their place in the Center’s Exhibit Pack and discuss the implications of the presence of the 2020 pups.
Webinar rate: $15 Non-members, $12 Members Grizzer, a Great Plains subspecies of the gray wolf, was born on May 5, 2004. Grizzer was retired in 2011 due to some conflict with Denali. He began sharing retirement with Luna in August of 2016 and welcomed Aidan into retirement in July, 2018. Join us for this special one-hour webinar as we celebrate Grizzer’s 16th birthday or depending on Grizzer’s health and advanced age, we celebrate Grizzer’s life.