Wolf Awareness is a non-profit Canadian organization dedicated to the conservation of wolves through research and public education about wolf ecology.

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18th November 2017

Making good for Little Smoky caribou range in Alberta

  Have you watched Dr. Judith Samson-French talk about the Alberta Government's wolf poisoning program in Little Smoky caribou habitat? Let’s clarify some of the discussion points,... Read more »

13th November 2017

BC wolf killing program starts again with collaring of Judas wolves

Government plans to kill all wolves in 3 caribou ranges where habitat destruction continues For Immediate Release: GOLDEN, British Columbia Nov 14, 2017 A new government report revealed ... Read more »

10th November 2017

2nd November 2017

Wildlife death toll in Alberta’s Little Smoky caribou range climbs

Indiscriminate killing methods destroy species-at-risk and habitat destruction continues Media Release: GOLDEN, BRITISH COLUMBIA – (Nov 2, 2017) New information revealed through the Freed... Read more »

16th October 2017

Media Release – Coalition of organizations launch campaign to ban 3 deadly wildlife poisons

Groups and experts condemn use of inhumane and indiscriminate poisons still being used in Canada to kill wolves and other wildlife GOLDEN, BRITISH COLUMBIA – (Oct 16 2017). As a coordinat... Read more »

20th January 2017


For immediate release January 20, 2017 (Golden, BC) – A recent provincial government document that recommends expanding aerial gunning of wolves, along with increased hunting of mountai... Read more »

26th September 2016

The Wolves of Jasper National Park – Should there be a protective no-trapping buffer zone around the park’s east boundary?

Article by Dick Dekker PhD., Wildlife Ecologist.  This article reprinted, with kind permission, from Nature Alberta, Spring 2016.   Article will also appear in Wolf Awareness Autumn editi... Read more »

5th August 2016

3rd August 2016

Groundswell continues to grow as groups demand conservation in place of management

Edmonton, August 3, 2016: The groundswell of conservation organizations and concerned citizens uniting across Canada to oppose Alberta's draft range plans for caribou continues to grow. ... Read more »

19th July 2016

Alberta’s draft caribou protection plan criticized for protecting industrial development at the expense of wildlife

EDMONTON (July 19, 2016)— A diverse group of organizations across the country is calling on Canadians to urge the Alberta government to abandon a draft plan for the recovery of woodland ca... Read more »