Video: Why are we acting like wolves at night?

Video: Why are we acting like wolves at night?
A wolf howls in the forest. Credit: Steve Felberg / Pixabay

Around the world, people are collectively making noise while social distancing. In Colorado, we're howling like wolves. Joanna Lambert, a professor in the Program of Environmental Studies, studies wolf communication.

She discusses with CU Boulder Today why howl, why Coloradans may be howling each night to connect with each other, and how to most accurately join in this nightly chorus. 

Credit: University of Colorado at Boulder

Explore further

Wolves howl because they care

Citation: Video: Why are we acting like wolves at night? (2020, April 24) retrieved 4 August 2020 from https://phys.org/news/2020-04-video-wolves-night.html
This document is subject to copyright. Apart from any fair dealing for the purpose of private study or research, no part may be reproduced without the written permission. The content is provided for information purposes only.
10 shares

Feedback to editors

User comments