In the Valley of the Wolves

Additional Web and Print Resources

Web Sites:

Interview with filmmaker Bob Landis

http://www.studiodaily.com/main/searchlist/8699.html

FILM & VIDEO recently interviewed Bob Landis about wildlife cinematography, working in Yellowstone, and the experience of making “In the Valley of the Wolves.”

Yellowstone

http://www.nps.gov/yell/index.htm

Home page of Yellowstone National Park.

National Parks Conservation Association

http://www.npca.org/

With the mission of protecting and enhancing America’s national parks for future generations, the NPCA advocates for the national parks and educates decision makers and the public.

Wolf Page

http://www.nps.gov/yell/naturescience/wolves.htm

Official Yellowstone National Park wolves page.

State of the Wolves (PDF file)

http://www.nps.gov/yell/naturescience/upload/wolfrpt06.pdf

Yellowstone Wolf Project 2006 annual report.

Western Gray Wolves

http://www.fws.gov/mountain-prairie/species/mammals/wolf/

Information on western gray wolves from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Wolf Conservation

http://www.nwf.org/graywolf/

Wolf information and conservation efforts from the National Wildlife Federation.

Idaho Fish & Game

http://fishandgame.idaho.gov/cms/wildlife/wolves/

Idaho Fish and Game Department wolf management.

Montana FWP

http://fwp.mt.gov/wildthings/wolf/default.html

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks’ wolf conservation and management site.

The Total Yellowstone Page – Wolves

http://www.yellowstone-natl-park.com/wolf.htm

Unofficial Yellowstone site, with a history of the wolves and a map of the locations of different packs.

Wolf Blog

http://www.forwolves.org/ralph/wolfrpt.html

Frequently updated wolf news reports from Ralph Maughan’s Wildlife Reports.

Wolves and Bears

http://www.grizzlydiscoveryctr.com/

The grizzly and wolf discovery center in Yellowstone.

Wolf Center

http://www.wolfcenter.org/

The Wolf Education and Research Center (WERC) is a unique educational facility on the Nez Perce Reservation in northern Idaho, home to the Sawtooth Pack.

Wolf Reintroduction

http://www.class.uidaho.edu/kpgeorge/issues/wolves_reintroduction/reintroduction_recolonization.htm

Information on the reintroduction of the wolf in the U.S.

Wolves of the World

http://www.wolf.org/wolves/index.asp

The International Wolf Center.

Wolf Web

http://www.wolfweb.com/

Web site with wolf-related games, stories, pictures, and activities.

Wolves in Nature Project – Trophic Cascades in Terrestrial Ecosystems

http://www.cof.orst.edu/cascades/

A research project to uncover the effect of Yellowstone’s wolves on the ecosystem. Trophic Cascades in Terrestrial Ecosystems is a research and educational program with the purpose of investigating the role of predators in structuring ecological communities.

Yellowstone Park Wolves

http://www.yellowstonenationalpark.com/wolves.htm

Web site on Yellowstone’s wolves, by production company Yellowstone Media.

Books:

Rick McIntyre. A Society of Wolves. Voyageur Press (1996).

L. David Mech. The Wolf: The Ecology and Behavior of an Endangered Species. University of Minnesota Press (1981).

L. David Mech and Luigi Boitani. Wolves: Ecology, Behavior, and Conservation. University of Chicago Press (2007).

Michael K. Phillips, Douglas W. Smith, Barry O’Neill, and Teri O’Neill. The Wolves of Yellowstone. Voyageur Press (1998).

Douglas W. Smith, and G. Ferguson. Decade of the Wolf: Returning the Wild to Yellowstone. The Lyons Press (2005).