The Wolves of Alaska A Fact-based Saga is a well-written & easy-to-read way to absorb the truth about wild wolves. It is a must-read if you are interested in wolves and population management.
In 1939, Crist Kolby disappeared. In November of 1939, investigators found his remains. They concluded he had been killed and eaten by wolves, on Prince of Wales Island in Alaska.
I can say it is one of the eeriest feelings in the world. I know where the wolf in front of me is, but I also know that wolves are obviously pack animals.
One of the wolves charged directly at him, in spite of his yelling in an attempt to scare it off. The hunter fired at the charging wolf.
Both wolf incidents occurred in the Colburn Wildlife Management Area, which is located in Adams County, about 75 miles due north of Madison, Wisconsin.