How Wolves Change Rivers


I never knew wolves were such environmentalists. This video explains how reintroducing wolves into Yellowstone caused trees, birds, bears, rivers and everything else to flourish. Everything but deer are better off with wolves. It sounds like killing all the stupid deer would’ve brought the same results, but then they wouldn’t have all those cool wolves.

Audio from George Monbiot’s TED talk, “For More Wonder, Rewild the World.”

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Kevin Corrigan

Founding Editor at Maximum Wilderness
Kevin is a a rock climber, outdoors lover and comedian. He started the website you're on right now! The first time Kevin went backpacking, a bear pulled his food up a dam by a rope and ate all of it. Since then, Kevin has become much better at outsmarting bears.
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