Publisher description for Wolves of the world : perspectives of behavior, ecology, and conservation / edited by Fred H. Harrington and Paul C. Paquet.


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Counter Since the early 1940s, North America has been the focus of studies of free-ranging wolves. Much of Canada and most of Alaska support numerous, viable and sometimes thriving wolf populations. This comprehensive text considers the behavior and ecology of wild wolves in North America, Europe, Eurasia, Israel, and Iran. It also discusses wolf behavior in captivity and methods of conservation. This book and others in the Animal Science series have been used as textbooks in classrooms across the world.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Wolves Congresses