Conservation Nation
Video Segments: The Wolf that Changed America

These brief video segments can be used alone or in combination, to introduce a topic or to spark discussion among your students. The video segments can be adapted for any grade level – suggested focus questions are provided. Stream the video segments from the playlist below, or scroll to the bottom of the page to find downloadable QuickTime versions of the videos. These videos are also used in the lesson plan Conservation Nation (grades 9-12).

Excerpts from the NATURE episode “The Wolf that Changed America”

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Downloadable QuickTime versions of the video segments:
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Clip 1

1893 New Mexico

Clip 2

The “wolf problem”

Clip 3

Trapping Lobo

Clip 4

Seton’s Legacy

  • Joseph

    This is a cool video I love wolves its a rteally cool story of how the wolves started to be protected rating 10/10

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