Groups pursue different strategies for a variety of reasons-
I suppose there might be different statements from some of the groups. I think the differences were based on differing perceptions of what the future holds in terms of legislation and the worthiness of the Administration’s position of protecting the existing population of wolves.
Personally, I think the idea that there needs to be 5000 wolves is wrong as well as politically unpopular. The existing wolf population of about 1600 is robust and genetically healthy, but both could change.
Settlement offer splits wolves’ supporters; law firm withdraws. By Eve Byron. Helena Independent Record.