Jun
03
2008

Just a crazed wolf man: Looking a little more crazed than usual, it should be said. He had a long night.
Just a crazed wolf man: Looking a little more crazed than usual, it should be said. He had a long night.Courtesy Miguel Ariel Contreras Drake-McLaughlin
I’m trying a little bit of a new format out here for Buzz posts, so bear with me. If it’s successful, my soft fingers will be saved much harmful typing, and science news can be enjoyed like a blockbuster preview, or maybe a musical montage. And so…

“Scotland…”

“Multi-millionaire Paul Lister…the son of the founder of a UK furniture retailer…”

“‘I am not just some crazed wolf man.’”

Hulda and Hercules…a $31,630 pair of moose…now roam alongside newly released wild boar.”

“‘It’s not about conservation…it’s about restoration.’”

If bears and wolves were introduced, business…would increase tenfold.”

“‘I am not just some crazed wolf man.’”

“Farmers, ramblers and neighboring landowners remain skeptical…of wolves.”

“‘It’s almost like a scientific experiment.’”

Control the deer populationexpensive cullingtrampling of saplings.”

“A historical character called the Wolf of Badenoch…a highland clan chieftain…a raider…a rampager.”

“‘I am not just some crazed wolf man.’”

“Proposed reintroduction of the beaver.”

“‘It would probably run away if you came upon it.’”

“Wolves…complicated and costly…killed livestock…wolf population can multiply and spread rapidly.”

Have them neutered.”

“‘Biodiversity has lead people astray…’”

“‘I am not just some crazed wolf man.’”

Your Comments, Thoughts, Questions, Ideas

JGordon's picture
JGordon says:

A Scottish multi-millionaire has reintroduced moose and wild boar onto his private 450 acres. He hopes to reintroduce wolves and bears to the land as well, both species not seen on the British Isles for hundreds of years.

Some people are skeptical of the plan, thinking it dangerous, or at least a waste of money.

However, the millionaire himself says, "I'm not just some crazed wolf man."

posted on Tue, 06/03/2008 - 2:34pm
bert123's picture
bert123 says:

if he does that and its successfull then that would be amazing if not then it would be a great try.
IBI Call it what you want IBI

posted on Fri, 06/06/2008 - 4:26pm

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