Mike and Kristin Stilton watched and heard what they believed was a wolf on the ridge above their home in Idaho's Boise Foothills in January 2018. Rocky Barker rbarker@idahostatesman.com
Mike and Kristin Stilton watched and heard what they believed was a wolf on the ridge above their home in Idaho's Boise Foothills in January 2018. Rocky Barker rbarker@idahostatesman.com
Letters from the West

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Wolves in our Foothills, more elk in our forests, 23 years after predator’s return

January 18, 2018 12:07 PM

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Rocky Barker is the energy and environment reporter for the Idaho Statesman and has been writing about the West since 1985. He is the author of several books, including "Scorched Earth How the Fires of Yellowstone Changed America," "The Flyfisher's Guide to Idaho" and "The Wingshooter's Guide to Idaho."