Gray wolves in northern Wisconsin are saving the forest  – Wolves of Douglas County Wisconsin

The Research, The work took place at Notre Dame’s Environmental Research Center that straddles the border between Michigan’s Western Upper Peninsula and Northeast Wisconsin. The site has forest, bogs and swamps, with red and sugar maples as the dominant hardwoods — a preferred food for deer.Of wolves, deer, maples and wildflowers by Eric Freedman first published on June 16, 2016 Source breaks the results of the research down in the following article:Grey wolves are good for wildflowers like the nodding trillium and the Canada mayflower in the Great Lakes region.They’re also good for young red maples and sugar maples.That’s because white-tailed deer are bad for both wildflowers and maple saplings.And wolves are bad for deer.

Source: Gray wolves in northern Wisconsin are saving the forest  – Wolves of Douglas County Wisconsin

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s