Wolf hunt forum scheduled Saturday at BSU
BEMIDJI – There will be a forum on the state’s wolf hunt from 1-3 p.m. Saturday at the American Indian Resource Center on the Bemidji State University campus.
Speakers will address different perspectives on the issue.
- An Indigenous Perspective: Red Lake Chairman Floyd Jourdain, Jr. and Ponemah Spiritual Elder Larry Stillday
- Science and Myth: Dave Conner, Red Lake DNR; and Reyna Crow, Northwoods Wolf Alliance
- Politics: Maureen Hackett, Howling for Wolves
- A Call to Action: Bob Shimek, environmental activist
- Keynote Address and Wrap-up: Barry Babcock, Co-founder of Nishime Ma’iingan and environmental activist
For details, contact Caitlyn Schuchhardt at 755-3765 or Simone Senogles at 751-4967.