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by johnhens
Sat Nov 17, 2018 9:09 am
Forum: Wildlife
Topic: Wolves to IR from Michipicoten
Replies: 2
Views: 81

Re: Wolves to IR from Michipicoten

Ingo wrote:
Fri Nov 16, 2018 5:08 pm
Male wolves only seems odd to me.
Maybe to establish more breading pairs.
by johnhens
Fri Nov 16, 2018 4:48 am
Forum: Wildlife
Topic: Wolves to IR from Michipicoten
Replies: 2
Views: 81

Wolves to IR from Michipicoten

Wolves to be transported to IR after being trapped on Michipicoten Island on Superior.
https://kstp.com/news/more-wolves-comin ... k/5146592/
by johnhens
Tue Nov 13, 2018 11:25 am
Forum: Wildlife
Topic: IR Wolf dies
Replies: 0
Views: 108

IR Wolf dies

WOLF REINTRODUCTION UPDATE: Since relocating four wolves to Isle Royale this fall, park biologists have been tracking them using GPS technology, which allows daily monitoring of movement. The National Park Service confirmed today that one of the wolves relocated to the park has died. Park staff beca...
by johnhens
Sun Nov 04, 2018 7:51 am
Forum: Wildlife
Topic: Sierra Club article about the wolves
Replies: 2
Views: 141

Sierra Club article about the wolves

Good article about the wolves. Did not know Mech had changed his mind about adding wolves to IR.
https://www.sierraclub.org/sierra/2018- ... ocking-zoo
by johnhens
Thu Oct 25, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: Wildlife
Topic: Canadian wolves may be added this winter
Replies: 0
Views: 217

Canadian wolves may be added this winter

Wolves from ON may be added this winter.
https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/thunder- ... ibQBBN80CM
by johnhens
Tue Oct 23, 2018 6:49 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TR 8/22-8/28, 2018 [RH-MB-HL-IM-FL-WC-RH]
Replies: 6
Views: 429

Re: TR 8/22-8/28, 2018 [RH-MB-HL-IM-FL-WC-RH]

Perhaps the "elk call" was a moose. Also, fox make an eery call.
by johnhens
Wed Oct 17, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: Wildlife
Topic: Should wolves be added to IR?
Replies: 1
Views: 227

Should wolves be added to IR?

I think it is good to look at both sides of the issue.
https://theconversation.com/restocking- ... ued-100808
by johnhens
Sat Oct 13, 2018 8:26 am
Forum: Wildlife
Topic: 2018 wolf relocation is done.
Replies: 4
Views: 332

Re: 2018 wolf relocation is done.

Thanks for sharing the info.
by johnhens
Fri Oct 12, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Wildlife
Topic: 2018 wolf relocation is done.
Replies: 4
Views: 332

2018 wolf relocation is done.

Due to weather issues, no more wolves to be added this Fall.
https://www.nationalparkstraveler.org/2 ... ery-effort
by johnhens
Sun Oct 07, 2018 5:31 am
Forum: Canoeing, Kayaking & Fishing
Topic: Fishing Kayaks on inland lakes
Replies: 7
Views: 633

Re: Fishing Kayaks on inland lakes

I have done a few trips with a good friend who has a Hobie. He has used it for both inland lakes and Superior (With good weather). He had the model you can pedal as well as using a sail rig (we sailed it on Siskiwit).
by johnhens
Sun Oct 07, 2018 5:24 am
Forum: Wildlife
Topic: Trout or salmon unique to I.R.
Replies: 1
Views: 189

Re: Trout or salmon unique to I.R.

Lake Trout(known by various names) in Siskiwit Lake are a genetic species seperate from the Lake Trout found in Superior. There are also Lake Trout around IR in Superior that live there also and are not found elsewhere. For the most part you need a boat (canoe or kayak) to fish Siskiwit as you have ...
by johnhens
Fri Oct 05, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Wildlife
Topic: Up to 6 wolves to be introduced this fall
Replies: 20
Views: 1367

Re: Up to 6 wolves to be introduced this fall

From the NPS: Two more wolves have arrived on the island! On Tuesday, October 2nd, NPS boat BEAVER transported this five year old female from Minnesota, who waited in the crate for less than an hour. On Thursday, October 4th, a two year old female arrived via seaplane from Minnesota. She quietly exi...
by johnhens
Thu Oct 04, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: General Questions and Miscellaneous
Topic: Any late IR visitors
Replies: 1
Views: 232

Any late IR visitors

Curious to those who have been or are going late season what the NPS is telling you during the LNT talk about the wolves being added.
by johnhens
Fri Sep 28, 2018 5:43 pm
Forum: Wildlife
Topic: Female wolf dies
Replies: 5
Views: 416

Female wolf dies

A trapped wolf set to go to IR has died.
https://www.nationalparkstraveler.org/2 ... -park-dies