Lambs graze safely in Montana using ‘predator friendly’ ranching techniques (photo courtesy of Thirteen Mile Lamb & Wool)
The Certified Wildlife Friendly? and Predator Friendly? Production Standards for North America recognize wildlife stewardship on farm and ranch lands. Participating producers employ a mix of proactive practices and careful observation, and adapt their management in response to changing conditions to allow wildlife and livestock to coexist. Participants value the ability of their operations to serve as habitat for wildlife, including predators and other key species.
Certified Wildlife Friendly? Standards are available for download here: Certified Wildlife Friendly Standards FINAL 2013 v1.0
Predator Friendly? Certified Standards are available for download here: Predator Friendly Standards FINAL 2013 v1.0
Certified Wildlife Friendly? and Predator Friendly? Certified Definitions are available for download here: Certified Wildlife Friendly and Predator Friendly definitions FINAL 2013 v1.1
A list of Key Species in the U.S. and Canada is available for download here: Key Species for Canada and the US