Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Combating Misinformation About Wolves With Facts
Until You Walk The Path, You Won’t Know Where it Goes is hosting author, archaeologist and animal activist, Dr Catherine Feher-Elston on January 12 at 1 pm eastern as she talks about the misconceptions about wolves by those who are fighting to destroy them.
Dr. Catherine Feher-Elston is an internationally-acclaimed author. An archaeologist and historian, she works extensively with environmental and indigenous rights issues. She wrote the Naturesong book series which includes Wolfsong: A Natural and Fabulous History of Wolves and the award-winning Ravensong: A Natural and Fabulous History of Ravens and Crows.
She has lived and worked among many of the world’s indigenous peoples, including Montana’s Northern Cheyenne, where she chaired the Chief Dull Knife College communications division and founded the Little Wolf Writing and History Center.
Her involvement with wolves started in the 1990s, when her work in journalism brought her to the Mogollon Rim country of Arizona and New Mexico. She covered Mexican wolf reintroduction. Among her interests is wildlife rehabilitation. As Fate dictated, a wolf cub with a defective liver came into her life. She cared for Mowgli for two years before his condition took his life. As a result, she wrote Wolfsong, in an effort to share the facts about wolves with the world. Research for Wolfsong included spending time in the Yellowstone Country.
Currently, Feher-Elston works in development for a Northern Rockies community. She works to support environmental sustainability, museum programs and
historic preservation. She is the director of The Ravensong Group, anhttp://www.blogger.com/img/blank.gif organization that supports the Endangered Species Act and the rule of law in the United States.
Tune into http://www.blogtalkradio.com/theresachaze at 1 pm eastern on January 12 thttp://www.blogger.com/img/blank.gifo listen to Dr Catherine Feher-Elston and learn more about the misconceptions that are being spread about wolves . The phone lines and chat will be available for those who wish to participate. The phone number is (347) 838-9927.
To listen to this episode in the archives go to http://www.blogtalkradio.com/theresachaze/2012/01/12/until-you-walk-the-path-you-wont-know-where-it