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Project: WOLF is an initiative that targets Yellowstone National Park visitors by erecting billboards on major approaches and pulls no punches with their message.

The next time you visit Yellowstone National Park and manage to snap a great wolf photo, you could also be helping researchers as they monitor everything from infectious diseases to breeding habits among the elusive animals.

Standing in the middle of the National Elk Refuge, a small band of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service employees watch the approaching helicopter.

A docu that’s considerably more absorbing than the feature film from which it derives, Gerardo Olivares’ “Marcos, the Lone Wolf” answers most of the questions unexplored by his 2010 local hit, “Among Wolves.” Starting out as a quest for the feral child Marcos Rodriguez, who lived alone in the mountains for 12 years, Olivares tracks […]

A wolf management bill that won swift and overwhelming bipartisan support in the Montana Legislature was signed into law Wednesday by the state’s new governor.

Minnesota pro-wolf site seeks to put a halt on recreational wolf hunting.

From the Wildlife News blog

Monthly Status Report:  January 1-31, 2013

HELENA, MONT. — A proposal to expand the state’s wolf hunt is being fast-tracked through the Legislature and shortly will be sent to the governor’s desk for his signature.

A wolf hunt in Sweden that had angered environmentalists has been suspended, just days after it began.

EVANSVILLE — Valentine’s Day is for lovers. It’s also nearly the peak of breeding season for the Mexican Gray Wolf, an endangered species represented at Mesker Park Zoo and Botanic Garden by Nagual, a male, and an unnamed female.

Wyoming wolf count wrapping up

February 8th, 2013

Wyoming biologists have been hard at work collaring and counting wolves in the five weeks since the state’s first regulated hunt of the canines came to a close.

President Obama’s nomination of Sally Jewell for Interior secretary Wednesday was lauded by several retail and environmental groups and is expected to pass the Senate without much objection.

SILVER CITY, N.M.— Pup births boosted the number of endangered Mexican gray wolves in the wild in the Southwest for the third year in a row, according to a new census conducted by federal, state and tribal agencies. The count of 75 wolves, including 38 in New Mexico and 37 in Arizona, compares to 58 […]

Animal advocates across Michigan are collecting signatures to stop the potential hunting of gray wolves, which were protected by the state for nearly 50 years after they were hunted to near extinction.

BEMIDJI – The foes were identified by speaker after speaker who referred to a hunter-turned-prey as “brother wolf” Saturday.

SILVER CITY, N.M.— A four-year stalemate in federal efforts to reintroduce Mexican gray wolves to the Southwest took another step backward last week when the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service recaptured a male wolf only three weeks after his release into the wild.

California only has one known wolf, and now wildlife activists are worried that he will die in a storm of bullets.

Sweden is to resume its wolf hunt in what authorities have described as a bid to limit inbreeding and maintain healthy stocks, but environmentalists argued Thursday that the hunt violates EU law.

Lynne Stone, longtime wolf advocate and executive director of central Idaho’s Boulder White Clouds Council in Ketchum, couldn’t help but laugh. For the last two years.

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