Essays Tagged: "Gray wolf"

Grey Wolves

l over the world, and on almost everymajor continent of the earth. The following wolves are types ofGray Wolves (Canis lupus).In eastern Europe the European Wolf (Canis lupus lupus) canbe found even t ... thern Chihuahua and other parts ofMexico and the southern United States, especially Texas. TheTexas Gray Wolf (Canis lupus monstrabilis) is obviously largerthan the Mexican Wolf and used to be commonl ...

(9 pages) 63 0 4.7 Mar/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

"The three little pigs" and "The little red ridding hood"

two fables.Although finally the last little pig in << the three little pigs>>defeat the wolf, both of the stories show that they had no life experience. When the three little pigs' mother ... bout their future. Even for their house that is the only obstacle to protect them from the enemy--a wolf, they still didn't take whole energy to build it. Then, finally, the two younger pigs were eate ...

(4 pages) 32 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Gray Wolves Becoming a Problem in the U.S.

Are Gray Wolves Becoming a Problem in the U.S.The gray wolf once on the edge of extinction in the U.S. i ... lated enoughto lower the animal's level of federal protection in certain areas. Once upon a timethe gray wolf was pushed near extinction by farmers, hunters, trappers and settlersputting it on the end ... nction by farmers, hunters, trappers and settlersputting it on the endangered species list. Now the gray wolf can be lifted from theendangered species list and put in the category of threatened thanks ...

(5 pages) 91 0 3.7 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Grey Wolf.

The Gray Wolf: Extinction on the RiseCan you imagine a world without any animals? No birds to listen to ... fact happen if more and more animals are allowed to become extinct. One animal in particular is the Gray Wolf. This animal is currently on the United States endangered species list and is being threat ... hand and how it can be stopped because of ecological effects and the importance of conservation.The Gray Wolf has been seen as a savage killer to most for decades. Stories such as "Little Red Riding H ...

(4 pages) 46 0 4.6 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays

Wolf Management in Wisconsin

Wolf Management in WisconsinPlans for today and the futureThe gray wolf returned to Wisconsin in the mid-1970s and was listed as a state endangered species in 197 ... d eventually as a de-listed species. Efforts have also begun to federally reclassify or de-list the gray wolf by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (Wisconsin Wolf Advisory).This plan will de-list t ... management activities is estimated at from $165,000 to $200,000 per year (WDNR).By its nature, the gray wolf interests not only traditional hunters but many persons who are interested in nature viewi ...

(5 pages) 35 0 3.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

The Gray wolf:

ce that their central idea is on the characteristics, reproduction, food habit, and behavior of the gray wolf, but are worded out differently. Having a glimpse at both texts there is a major differenc ... here is a major difference in language and structure. In "Canis Lupus," Julia Smith talks about the gray wolf in general, mentioning their physical appearance, lifestyle, and how they have an affect o ...

(6 pages) 26 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Aldo Leopold's hunting experience

a hunter. In the passage below Leopold reflects on one of his many experiences."We reached the old wolf in time to watch a fierce green fire dying in her eyes. I realized then, and have known ever si ... wolves would mean hunters' paradise. But after seeing the green fire die, I sensed that neither the wolf nor the mountain agreed with such a view." (132)The previous passage expresses Leopold's sudden ...

(2 pages) 41 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Fairy Tale appropriation- The Three Little Pigs

f a hill. The tired little pig crawled into the cave and fell into a deep sleep.The next morning, a wolf came along and saw the first house made of hay. At this, he was outraged. He marched up and kno ... w your house in!" So he huffed and he puffed and he blew the house in, and ate up the pig.Next, the wolf reached the meadow where the second house was. He saw it was made of wood and this infuriated h ...

(4 pages) 37 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Debate over weither the Yellowstone wolves should be removed. Side with either the Ranchers or The conservationalists

There are many reasons as to why gray wolves should be removed from the Yellowstone National Park. Ranchers and farmers are adamant a ... wed to live in the Yellowstone National Park. There are three main reasons why with think that; the Gray wolf is endangered, they give balance to the ecosystem and they have also boosted the local eco ...

(5 pages) 22 0 3.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Wolf Essay.

d almost never attack them. But, because of this fear, humans have killed many wolves. In fact, the gray wolf is threatened in some areas and the red wolf is endangered in many southern states due to ...

(1 pages) 20 0 3.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Wolf depleation, with opposition to the frontier view.

ikely to be killed by coyotes than wolves. The coyote population can be kept down by increasing the wolf population as coyotes do not tend to co-exist with wolves. Accordingly, there would not be nume ... pulated with wolves as to areas with extirpated wolves. A farmer should be able to tell if it was a wolf or coyote attack by the size of their foot print. A wolf's is approximately 2 times the size of ...

(2 pages) 18 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Analysis of "Little Red Riding Hood"

of "Little Red Riding Hood", the little girl is happily skipping through the forest. "...she met a wolf, who wanted to eat her..." (Stories, 1066) and proceeds to have a friendly conversation with hi ... d uninformed about the ways of the world, she thinks it is perfectly normal to talk to a big, scary wolf. "The poor child did not know how dangerous it is to chatter away to wolves..." (Stories, pg. 1 ...

(3 pages) 63 2 4.2 Feb/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Civilization and the wilderness

is often nature or the wilderness. This is demonstrated near the beginning of the book, "Never Cry Wolf", when it was said, "The carnage being wreaked on the deer population by hordes of wolves," thi ...

(1 pages) 32 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Jack London's "The Law of Life"

own and gets back up twice. Then the moose runs again and tramples two more wolves. Eventually, the wolf pack pinned him down and killed him.I think that the moose was a symbol of the old man. The old ... leader like the moose was, but inevitably, he had to die.The narrator personifies the moose and the wolf pack. He calls the wolves brothers when they left the dead wolves behind. He describes the whol ...

(3 pages) 45 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"Little Red Riding Hood": Write a descriptive story and show the building of tension and climax.

h the forest, the hunter followed her.Little red riding hood walks towards the forest, as a cunning wolf slowly follows the foolish girl, secretly, and intercepts his prey right at the cross road of t ... sh girl, secretly, and intercepts his prey right at the cross road of the 'pin and the needle'. The wolf walks up towards her, wearing a buccaneer shirt, and a shady pair of pants, slowly, and speaks ...

(6 pages) 11 0 0.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Little Red Rose

The grey wolf howled in sorrow at the moon, it's calls echoing into the eternal black of night like the toll ... ture in the face. The rest of the mob followed suit, picking up and throwing stones at the helpless wolf.It backed into a corner, scratching at the bars and letting out a terrified whimper. Once more ... now pouring from its snout from several deep cuts. Letting out one last powerless, frail howl, the wolf dropped to the ground, its final breaths a slow drip of water from a rusty tap.•The black ...

(16 pages) 48 2 4.8 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

A Selfish Wish

Mindy Dang9/07English- Period 4A Selfish WishA gentle breeze swept by playfully, ruffling my dark gray pelt. I could just barely make out the silhouettes of my fellow pack members. My brother, Thor, ... a white chest and underbelly. If colors had emotions, his pelt would have been kindness and my dark gray and white pelt would have been misery. Now that I think about it, Thor's sleek black pelt would ...

(11 pages) 33 1 4.0 Oct/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

What Makes High Fantasy Heroes or Heroine Different?

s did to change them from normal to extraordinary.My first story is about an English student in The Gray Wolf (Works of Fancy and Imagination, 1871). This English student was stuck out in a storm walk ...

(3 pages) 362 0 3.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Man over nature

Man over Nature? In Never Cry Wolf Ootek tells Farley a legend that links man, wolves, and caribou in a perfectly balanced, contin ... ng a planet will not end up harming all the living things that coexist together in it. In Never Cry Wolf, hunters face the problem of having few caribou to hunt. They immediately blame the wolves of b ... utnumbered the deer about five to one. He was promptly shouted down by Members howling 'Liar!' and 'Wolf-lover!''' (Mowat 9) The hunters in the story also lost respect for nature and the vital role th ...

(2 pages) 378 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community