A campaign to protect Michigan’s wolf population has gained some star power.
“They’re a crafty animal,” said John Haggard, 72, of Charlevoix. “Even at my age, I’m always willing to learn a new skill.”
Michigan’s first authorized wolf hunt since the animal went on the endangered species list four decades ago will begin Nov. 15.
If you want to participate in the upcoming Michigan wolf hunt, you’d better move quickly.
The manual instructs how to find traps and take them out by destroying or hiding them.
Michigan has postponed the sale of wolf hunting licenses until Sept. 28 to ensure technology can handle anticipated high demand.
But a new law makes the referendum a toothless gesture regardless of the outcome.
A state board has voted to allow a 6-week hunting season this year in which up to 43 wolves can be killed in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.
Michigan is one step closer to an Upper Peninsula wolf hunt.
Legislation passed Thursday would empower the Natural Resources Commission to decide which types of wildlife could be hunted.