Ben Prater

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Save Red Wolves? Keep them in North Carolina

While Thomas O'Brien's recent op-ed promoting culling coyotes and moving red wolves to Shenandoah gets a few things right, there are a couple of things...

A Tribute to Fallen Climber Kayah Gaydish

As the days have gone by I can’t help but recognize that in many ways the Linville Gorge Wilderness serves as a true reflection of who Kayah was and what she represents to her friends and loved ones.

Red Wolf Wars

The last 100 red wolves are protected by a program at a North Carolina Wildlife Sanctuary. Hunters and the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission want to shut it down.