aerial wolf hunting program has prompted demonstrations
nationwide and a call for a tourism boycott of Alaska.
the Connecticut based organization Friends of Animals
hosted its 52nd howl-in Sitka.
They are holding eight demonstrations this weekend
in Las Vegas, Florida, Oregon and Ohio.
Friends of Animals say 60,000 postcards have been distributed and mailed to
The postcards include a pledge that the signer will not travel to Alaska until
the wolf control program is cancelled and that in Alaska residents are reminding
the Governor that they voted against aerial wolf killing twice.
organization hopes that putting economic and political
pressure on the Murkowski administration will help put
an end to aerial wolf hunting. Murkowski has
said in the past that will not happen.