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Feds Restore Protected Status For Great Lakes Wolves

Gray wolves in Michigan are protected by federal law once more.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2015

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Bills Would Drop Federal Protections For Wolves In 4 States

It’s the latest offensive in a 12-year battle over whether the predator species is secure enough to allow hunting and trapping or should retain its federal shield.

02/12/2015

GRAY WOLF

Wolf Survey Starts Feb. 16 In Michigan’s Lower Peninsula

“It’s helpful to have as many eyes as possible looking…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2015

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Wolf Attacks Up In Upper Peninsula In 2014

The DNR estimates there were more than 630 wolves in the Upper Peninsula last year, compared to 658 in 2013. The number of attacks, 35, was higher than the 20 reported in 2013.

CBS Detroit–01/17/2015

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Bill Would Remove Federal Protections For Wolves In Michigan, 3 Other States

Several members of Congress are preparing legislation to take gray wolves in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan and Wyoming off the endangered list.

01/13/2015

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Federal Court Puts Gray Wolf Back On Endangered Species List

No more hunting or trapping — effective immediately.

12/19/2014

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Public Comments Sought For Update Of Gray Wolf Management Plan

State officials are inviting the public to comment as they revise a plan for overseeing Michigan’s gray wolf population.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2014

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Humane Society Applauds Voters For Denying Wolf Hunt, Urges Officials To Uphold Decision

Jill Fritz from the Humane Society said that a third law passed over the summer would permit a hunt next year, but the group is suing claiming it’s unconstitutional.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2014

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Michigan Voters Reject Laws Favoring Wolf Hunting

However, the Legislature passed yet another pro-hunting bill this summer that will remain in effect.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/05/2014

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Voters Get Chance To Make Statement On Wolf Hunts

It may be merely symbolic, but Michigan voters will get a chance during the Nov. 4 election to send a message about whether hunters should be permitted to target the gray wolf.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/11/2014

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