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The Obama administration has put forth a proposal which would delist wolves in the lower 48 states – a move driven by politics and not science and certainly too soon.

SALEM — Oregon lawmakers found common ground Thursday on at least one issue: wolves.

Wildlife officials from western states lobbied for strict limits on federal protections for gray wolves before the Obama administration proposed to take the animals off the endangered list across most of the Lower 48 states, documents show.

MADISON – The Natural Resources Board today approved the 2013 Wisconsin wolf season quota of 275 as proposed by the Department of Natural Resources Wolf Advisory Committee. The quota was set with the intention of continuing to reduce the state’s wolf population toward management goals.

A chance encounter on a lake in Northern Saskatchewan has a fisherman talking about the white wolf that swam his way.

NICE, France — French nature officials have shot dead a female wolf in the foothills of the Alps in the first such killing since the government authorised increased culling of the protected species.

At 11 years old and 32 inches tall, the newest teacher at West New York Middle School wowed and fascinated the eighth-grade class yesterday.

A very young looking British Columbian is flirting with danger on a Canadian highway and took up the pursuit of one motorcyclist in a very unusual close encounter. The mysterious grey wolf that gained international attention for chasing a Banff, Alta., motorcyclist along a B.C. highway seems to have appeared at least two other times, […]

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Hunters and trappers would be allowed to kill dozens more wolves during Wisconsin’s second wolf hunt this fall, under new quotas released Tuesday by state wildlife officials.

WASHINGTON— In a move questioned by some of the World’s leading wolf researchers, the Obama administration announced plans today to prematurely strip Endangered Species Act protections from gray wolves across most of the lower 48 states, abruptly ending one of America’s most important species recovery programs. The proposal concludes that wolf protection in the continental […]

Conservation groups and cattle ranchers each signed on the same dotted line recently, agreeing to a deal that in the long run will make life in Oregon better for both livestock and wolves.

Billboard advertising may be old-school, but wolf advocacy groups hope that a few strategically placed signs will get tourists talking about the future of wolf management.

Project Wolf, responsible for the highly controversial billboard in Cody, Wyoming, is back and this time they have gone through a rebranding, pacifying their look and toning down the message. 

A gentle, big dog at the Sacramento city animal shelter that experts say has a bit of wolf in him may be sent to a sanctuary in Southern California.

CRITTERS – The first case of parvovirus in Oregon wolves has been documented by the Oregon State University Veterinary Diagnostic Lab.

The 1973 Endangered Species Act provides federal protection — breathing space, in a very real sense — to plants and animals threatened with extinction. Had this task been left to the states alone, almost none of the species that have returned to health would have done so.

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