MEDIA ADVISORY: HFW to Hold “Wolf Pack” Meeting in Brainerd on July 7

CONTACT: Dr. Maureen Hackett, Howling For Wolves, 612.250.5915
Howling For Wolves to hold “Wolf Pack” meeting in Brainerd on July 7
(St. Paul, Minn) – Howling For Wolves, a Minnesota-based wolf advocacy organization, announces its first “Wolf Pack” meeting in Brainerd on Saturday, July 7 from 1-3 PM at the Brainerd Public Library.  
This meeting is to gather wolf supporters to establish a Brainerd-area “Wolf Pack.” At the meeting, Howling For Wolves leaders will update attendees on the current legal status of the wolf, discuss various political priorities, and highlight current projects and opportunities to become involved in outreach, education, and advocacy on behalf of the wolf. 
“The gray wolf is an iconic and important part of Minnesota – and Howling For Wolves is organizing and engaging supporters in the Brainerd area to join our Wolf Pack to ensure this endangered species’ long-term survival for future generations. We oppose wolf trophy hunting and snaring of all wildlife and support the use of prevention methods to avoid wolf-livestock conflicts that avoids unnecessary wolf killing, says Dr. Maureen Hackett, founder and president of Howling For Wolves, a Minnesota-based wolf advocacy organization. 
WHAT: Wolf Pack meeting in Brainerd
WHO: Wolf supporters, organized by Howling For Wolves
WHEN: Saturday, July 7, 2018, from 1-3 PM
WHERE: Brainerd Public Library, 416 South 5th Street, Brainerd 
Howling For Wolves is a Minnesota-based wolf advocacy organization that educates the public about the wild wolf to foster tolerance and to ensure the wolf’s long-term survival. Howling For Wolves opposes recreational wolf hunting and trapping and all wildlife snaring. We currently support the continuation of federal protections for the wolf by the Endangered Species Act.  
June 21, 2018