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The Montana Conflict between Cattle and Bison
Although raised in the midst of Utah’s livestock-degraded landscapes, Ralph Maughan did not take a great interest in environmental conservation until he returned to the West after completing a PhD in political science at the
University of Wisconsin–Madison.
Dr. Maughan went on to co-found the
Greater Yellowstone Coalition,
and has held leadership positions in the
including that of chair of the
Northern Rockies Chapter.
Dr. Maughan is a
professor emeritus of political science at
Idaho State University,
and is the president of the
Wolf Recovery Foundation,
an organization that advocates for the presence forever of wolves in places where they have been extirpated.