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Joe Ferronato

Joe Ferronato

Joe Ferronato is the Community Manager at MeatEater. His passion for the outdoors, inspired by his family, began at an early age and drove him to seek a career in outdoors media. Joe spends time honing his Western hunting skills in the mountains of Idaho and Montana, where he plans to stay. He strives to continue to do his part promoting hunting, fishing, and sustainable conservation practices.

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Man Strangles Coyote to Death in New Hampshire

Coyote

Man Strangles Coyote to Death in New Hampshire

A man in Kensington, New Hampshire, strangled a coyote to death after it attacked his two-year-old son, ending a series of attacks on Monday. Ian O’Reilly was hiking with his family when he saw a coyote approach in his periphery and go after his son. The coyote grabbed the boy by his clothing...
Colorado Mountain Lion Attack Roundup

Mountain Lion

Colorado Mountain Lion Attack Roundup

Colorado has experienced an unfortunate series of mountain lion attacks, three this year alone. The victims all survived and were treated for their injuries. Colorado Parks and Wildlife found and killed each of the lions. “Since 1990, there have been 22 mountain lion attacks on humans in Colorado...
Minnesota Woman Killed by Black Bear on Remote Island

Predators

Minnesota Woman Killed by Black Bear on Remote Island

On September 1, 2019,  A 62-year-old woman was attacked and killed by a black bear—a rare event. The attack occurred on Red Pine Island on Rainy Lake in Ontario, Canada. Black bears don’t instill fear like their larger, more aggressive, grizzly cousins. But while they may not be nearly as...
Campers Attacked by Wolf in Canada

Wolf

Campers Attacked by Wolf in Canada

Despite their fearsome reputation, wolves are rarely aggressive towards humans. It’s usually bears or mountains lions attacking people that end up in the news. That changed early Friday morning when a wolf in Canada’s Banff National Park attacked a family of campers in their tent. According to...