Killing predators to protect livestock doesn’t seem to work

Should predators like wolves, mountain lions, and bears be killed to protect livestock? It’s one of the most ethically controversial issues around—but ethics aside, evidence suggests that it just doesn’t work. So concludes a review of scientific studies of so-called predator control and its effect, or lack thereof, on livestock losses. Published in the journal … Continue reading Killing predators to protect livestock doesn’t seem to work