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Field Journal: Gray Wolves of Yellowstone

During the gray wolves' return to Yellowstone National Park during October 1996, the Yellowstone team wrote daily journal entries and shared them with Scholastic Network's Wild Animal Watch. Follow the wolves as they adjust to their home in Yellowstone.

Date of report    Author    Topic
Friday, October 4, 1996 Mike Phillips Radio-collars for the pups
Monday, October 7, 1996 Mike Phillips Phone calls and paperwork
Tuesday, October 8, 1996 Mike Phillips Release of the Soda Butte Pack
Wednesday, October 9, 1996 Mike Phillips The release was successful
Thursday, October 10, 1996 Mike Phillips Where the wolves are
Friday, October 11, 1996 Doug Smith Soda Butte pack has left the pen
Monday, October 14, 1996 Doug Smith About radio-tracking
Tuesday, October 15, 1996 Doug Smith About pack structure
Wednesday, October 16, 1996 Doug Smith What wolves hunt
Thursday, October 17, 1996 Doug Smith About the other captive wolves
Friday, October 18, 1996 Doug Smith Feeding the captive wolves
Monday, October 21, 1996 Doug Smith Buster and the wolves
Tuesday, October 22, 1996 Deb Guernsey Tracking wolves with numbers
Wednesday, October 23, 1996 Deb Guernsey Pounds and pounds of meat
Thursday, October 24, 1996 Mike Phillips Looking ahead

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