Wolves in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem

Paper Instructions

This paper should include the following:
– At least 5 references
– A description of the natural history of the Greater Yellowstone area and ecosystem
– A historical description (1907 – present day) of human/wolf relationships
– 3 historical and present perspectives and uses of the land and describe how those perspectives have impacted the biological health of a the wolf (Canis lupus) and the conflicts over resource management
– Description of stakeholder groups and their interests and values of the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, and their relationship to each other. These stakeholders (use at least three) should be from the following groups; Ranchers, Sportsmen/Recreationalists- such as hunters, fishermen, hikers, and wildlife viewers or photographers, Native Tribe members – from the Blackfeet, Cayuse, Coeur d’Alene, Bannock, Nez Perce, Shoshone, and Umatilla tribes, government workers – from the Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, and Forest Service, industry workers – from mining, logging, and tourism industries)
– A Stakeholder Analysis diagram demonstrating the relationships and power between the stakeholders
– 3 detailed recommendations for how to improve understanding or involvement of these diverse stakeholders (NOTE: These should not be natural resource management recommendations, instead they should be recommendations for how to learn about and maintain awareness about different perspectives).