Long-time TWS member celebrates 100th birthday

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John Craighead, a member of The Wildlife Society since 1951, celebrated his 100th birthday on Aug. 14. Craighead, who was born in Washington D.C., moved to out west with his twin brother Frank to study grizzly bears and other wildlife. Aside from Craighead’s wildlife work he has mentored graduate students as well as helped develop a survival training program for Naval pilots during World War II. Read more about Craighead’s wildlife career at Montana Public Radio.