WBEZ | Isle Royale http://www.wbez.org/tags/isle-royale Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Isle Royale wolf-moose research project http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/isle-royale-wolf-moose-research-project-0 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/Wolves_Moose_Isle_Royale_0.jpg" alt="" /><p><p><a href="http://www.mtu.edu/forest/about/faculty/j-vucetich/" target="_blank">John Vucetich</a> is with the <a href="http://www.isleroyalewolf.org/" target="_blank">Isle Royale wolf-moose research project</a>, the longest continuous study of any predator-prey system in the world.&nbsp; He's also the co-founder of the <a target="_blank" href="http://www.conservationethics.org/CEG/home.html">Conservation Ethics Group</a>, a consultancy that helps address challenges involving both environmental science and ethics. He tells us about his project on Isle Royale and the interesting links between wolves, moose and climate change.</p></p> Tue, 21 Dec 2010 15:00:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/isle-royale-wolf-moose-research-project-0 Isle Royale wolf-moose research project http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/isle-royale-wolf-moose-research-project <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2010-October/2010-10-28/wolf.jpg" alt="" /><p><p><a href="http://www.mtu.edu/forest/about/faculty/j-vucetich/" target="_blank">John Vucetich</a> is assistant professor of wildlife ecology at Michigan Technological University. He co-leads the <a href="http://www.isleroyalewolf.org/" target="_blank">Isle Royale wolf-moose research project</a>, the longest continuous study of any predator-prey system in the world.&nbsp; He tells us about his project on Isle Royale and the interesting links between wolves, moose and climate change.</p><p>Professor Vucetich is also co-founder of the Conservation Ethics Group, a consultancy that helps problem-solve challenges involving both environmental science and environmental ethics. He&rsquo;s taking part in the Chicago Regional Forum on Ethics and Sustainability tomorrow at the Botanic Gardens.</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p><a target="_blank" href="http://www.chicago-botanic.org/school/symposia/ethics.php"><strong>Event: Chicago Regional Forum on Ethics and Sustainability</strong></a><br />Making Connections Between Culture and Conservation<br />Friday, October 29, 2010<br />8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.<br />Chicago Botanic Gardens, Alsdorf Auditorium</p><p>Glencoe, IL<br /><br />&nbsp;</p></p> Thu, 28 Oct 2010 14:00:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/isle-royale-wolf-moose-research-project