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CO Wolf reintroduction: One biologist weighs in

Courtesy of Erik Molvar
Erik Molvar, Executive Director of the Western Watershed Project

Colorado is getting closer to wolf reintroduction. Many ranchers and others in rural areas say they fear for their jobs, livestock, and even personal safety. But are those fears justified? KDNK sat down with Erik Molvar, wildlife biologist and Executive Director of the Western Watersheds Project, to discuss what wolf reintroduction worries look like from a biological perspective.

The public has through February 22nd to comment on wolf reintroduction in Colorado. There’s a comment form and more info at
Prior Colorado Parks and Wildlife wolf meetings can be listened to and viewed online at CPW’s YouTube Channel – click the ‘LIVE’ tab.

Hattison Rensberry has a Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design and Drawing, but has worked for newsrooms in various capacities since 2019.
She also provides Editorial Design for the Sopris Sun.