Bc Wolf Cull

B.C. Wolf Cull Will Likely Last 5 Years: Deputy Minister

CBC | Posted 02.11.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"We're going to be doing this for the next five years."

The Big Bad Wolf and Other Lies Kids Don't Believe Anymore

Tamika Schilbe | Posted 01.29.2015 | Canada
Tamika Schilbe

Bursting into tears is not my typical way of welcoming friends into my home. When the guests are the 8 and 10-year-old daughters of my best friend,...

Stop the Brutal Slaughter of Wolves in Alberta and B.C.

Chris Genovali | Posted 01.19.2015 | Canada
Chris Genovali

Mirroring Alberta, the the government of British Columbia has just announced a plan to kill close to 200 wolves in the South Selkirk and South Peace regions of the province to ostensibly "save caribou." The B.C. cull will employ helicopter gunning of wolves, carried out before the snowmelt.

B.C.'s Torturous Wolf Management

Chris Genovali | Posted 05.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Chris Genovali

Brad Hill, a wildlife photographer and biologist from the Columbia Valley, discovered that the province has been placing wolf neck snares on Crown land near his home. Hill located 18 snares near a bait pile of road-killed elk and mule deer, designed to draw wolves into the area. Snares are the most inhumane, legally allowed traps in use.

How Would Wolves Manage The Human Population?

Chris Genovali | Posted 03.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Chris Genovali

"Perhaps the most important part of our "Draft Management Plan For Humans In British Columbia" is to minimize the threat to wolf safety caused by humans. Whereas wolves pose a very limited threat to humans, the opposite is certainly not true. For instance, the B.C. government says that approximately 1,200 of us wolves were killed deliberately in 2010 by hunters and trappers for sport, trophy or profit."

Wolf-Kill Contest Angers Enviro Group

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.16.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - A conservation organization wants the RCMP to launch a criminal investigation into a "barbaric" wolf-killing contest in British Columbia's ...

B.C.'s 'Barbaric' Wolf Cull

CBC | Posted 01.17.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Animal rights groups in B.C. say they are alarmed at what they claim is a government scheme to quietly resume slaughtering the province's wolves. ...