Caitlin Cattelino

Colorado Outreach Representative
Caitlin works across the state with diverse grassroots organizations and media outlets to increase public support and awareness for wildlife conservation and to mobilize citizen advocates.

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Mexican gray wolf, © Jim Clark/USFWS

More Wolves, Less Politics »

Despite widespread support for the Mexican grey wolf, the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission voted to oppose wolf reintroduction in the state. In the months leading up to the meeting, nearly 3,000 Defenders of Wildlife supporters sent letters to the Commissioners, urging them not to pass the resolution, and on the day of the meeting, hundreds of pro-wolf supporters showed their support for the lobo in person.

Yellowstone bison, © Steven Lopez

The Bison Are Back! »

This year, another location has joined the list of places restoring wild bison! Ten bison, descendants of wild Yellowstone National Park bison, were reintroduced to Soapstone Prairie Natural Area, in Colorado.