TITLE

Howling time

AUTHOR(S)
Bowermaster, David
PUB. DATE
January 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/18/93, Vol. 114 Issue 2, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces that the first `wolf summit' this weekend will be held in Fairbanks, Alaska, that will bring together warring factions of environmentalists, hunters and policy mavens to debate the future of the Alaska wolf. Problems caused by the wolves; Why Alaska Gov. Walter Hickel called the meeting; Animal-rights activists launched a potentially crippling boycott; Hickel supports `wolf management.'
ACCESSION #
9301130526

 

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