Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce once said, “It does not require many words to speak the truth.”
Gov. Sean Parnell’s Board of Game is a sham; its goal is to put moose and caribou populations on steroids by expanded killing of wolves and bears by whatever methods they can get away with. The long-term health of the ecosystem is irrelevant to this Board of Game.
Voltaire once said, “Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.”
I demand that Parnell declare an immediate moratorium on predator control until the state of Alaska’s scientific justification has been peer-reviewed by an independent group of scientists.