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Endangered Species

3 Gray Wolves Killed On First Day Of Michigan’s Wolf Hunt

Friday was the start of the wolf hunt, which is the first in the state since the animal was placed on the endangered species list nearly 40 years ago.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2013

(credit: JEAN-CHRISTOPHE VERHAEGEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Michigan Closer To Wolf Hunting Under New Law

A Michigan commission now has the authority to establish hunting seasons for the gray wolf under a law signed by Gov. Rick Snyder.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2012

Michigan House Designates Gray Wolf As Game Animal

The state House has taken a step toward allowing recently-endangered gray wolves to be hunted.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2012

A Peregrine Falcon (Credit: Greg Wood/AFP/Getty Images)

Could It Be New Chicks For Blue Water Bridge Falcon?

There’s no hard evidence just yet, but maintenance crews at the Blue Water Bridge think new peregrine falcon chicks may have taken up residence at the span.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/13/2012

GRAY WOLF

Exploring Michigan’s Endangered Species

Like the American alligator and the California condor, gray wolves have been brought back from the brink of extinction in part due to the Endangered Species Act.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2012

GRAY WOLF

Candice Miller Wants To Remove Wolf Protections

A member of Congress is proposing legislation to remove federal protections of gray wolves across the lower 48 states.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2011

Jimmy and Elvira - Photo by Kelsie Caplis

It’s A Boy! Endangered Species Born At Detroit Zoo

In the Detroit Zoo’s African Grasslands, “Elvira” will have something to celebrate this Mother’s Day.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2011

bald eagle

Man Charged With Shooting Bald Eagle

A 65-year-old man faces misdemeanor charges of shooting an endangered species and reckless discharge of a firearm.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2011

Endangered Or Not, Wolf Killings Set To Expand

Government agencies are seeking broad new authority to ramp up killings and removals of gray wolves in the Northern Rockies and Great Lakes, despite two recent court actions that restored the animal’s endangered status in […]

09/05/2010