Numlock News: November 9, 2020 • Gliders, Sq…

By Walt Hickey Welcome back! Wolves Since the very founding of Rome, wolves have been a central figure in politics, and 2020 was no different. While many will be poring over the results state by state, one result is clear: when wolves are on the ballot, wolves win. Colorado’s Proposition 114 put the question to voters: y’all good with some wolves up in here? And the answer was a narrow “yes, sure, wolves, sounds like fun,” and now the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission will have to put together a plan to bring wolves back west of the continental divide by 2023. This was a critical political win for wolves. Just a week ago, the federal government stripped them of endangered species protections, and the Coloradan voters made their pro-wolf voices known by what is now an incredibly narrow

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