Almost Ancestors Film

Lobos of the Southwest is thrilled to announce the creation of a short film, Almost Ancestors, to illustrate the parallel paths of displacement experienced by Mexican gray wolves (lobos) and indigenous peoples.

Award-winning filmmaker Brišind (The Doctrine of Recovery) created and directed the film.

Experience the story of a young Hopi woman facing displacement in a changing landscape, threatening her connection to the land and her family. Her kinship with a lobo and her call toward community guide her on an incredible journey to a sacred place called home.


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Praise for wildlife crossings program

Vehicle collisions are one of the leading causes of death for endangered lobos along with poaching. A wildlife crossings program in New Mexico can help protect lobos, other native wildlife, and people.

Decision-makers need to come to senses on wolves

Asha and at least eight other northward-wandering wolves have shown us the folly of trying to contain wild animals in arbitrary boundaries and the risks of relying on the current recovery plan if we want to see wolves truly recovered.
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