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Wisconsin wildlife officials endorse wolf delisting, but question approach

[large thumbnail url=”wisconsin-wildlife-officials-endorse-wolf-delisting-but-question-approach” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”07″ day=”06″] [thumbnail icon url=”wisconsin-wildlife-officials-endorse-wolf-delisting-but-question-approach” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”07″ day=”06″] MADISON – Wisconsin wildlife officials have communicated guarded support to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service ( US FWS ) over recent federal efforts to remove the gray wolf from the endangered species list in the Great Lakes States.

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IWC: What, exactly, is the FWS proposing?

[large thumbnail url=”iwc-what-exactly-is-the-fws-proposing” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”06″ day=”20″] [thumbnail icon url=”iwc-what-exactly-is-the-fws-proposing” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”06″ day=”20″] Jess Edberg, Information Services Director for the International Wolf Center, wrote an article about the proposed delisting for the Western Great Lakes states of Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Michigan.

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Northeast wolf protection hearings draw small turnout

[large thumbnail url=”northeast-wolf-protection-hearings-draw-small-turnout” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”06″ day=”09″] [thumbnail icon url=”northeast-wolf-protection-hearings-draw-small-turnout” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”06″ day=”09″] AUGUSTA, Maine – A federal proposal to eliminate protections for the endangered gray wolf in the Northeast received little support Wednesday night during a lightly attended public hearing at the Augusta Civic Center.

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Michigan republican seeks removal of wolf protections in 48 states

[large thumbnail url=”michigan-republican-seeks-removal-of-wolf-protections-in-48-states” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”05″ day=”13″] [thumbnail icon url=”michigan-republican-seeks-removal-of-wolf-protections-in-48-states” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”05″ day=”13″] Michigan republican representative, Candice Miller, wants wolf protections removed in 48 states.

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USFWS proposes delisting wolves in Minnesota

[large thumbnail url=”usfws-proposes-delisting-wolves-in-minnesota” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”05″ day=”09″] [thumbnail icon url=”usfws-proposes-delisting-wolves-in-minnesota” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”05″ day=”09″] WASHINGTON (Courthouse News) – Just weeks after the U.S. Congress’ unprecedented move to strip gray wolves of their Endangered Species Act protection in five states, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has proposed to delist the Minnesota population of gray wolves.

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Removal of wolf protection affects part of Washington state

[large thumbnail url=”removal-of-wolf-protection-affects-part-of-washington-state” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”05″ day=”09″] [thumbnail icon url=”removal-of-wolf-protection-affects-part-of-washington-state” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”05″ day=”09″] When Interior Secretary Ken Salazar took a formal step this week to remove wolves from the endangered species list — 16 years after they were reintroduced to central Idaho and Yellowstone National Park — he also removed federal protection for wolves in Washington.

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2011: Legislative year of the wolf

[large thumbnail url=”2011-legislative-year-of-the-wolf” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”02″ day=”08″] [thumbnail icon url=”2011-legislative-year-of-the-wolf” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”02″ day=”08″] In the first effort to change the Endangered Species Act in the new Congress, bills have been introduced in the House of Representatives and the Senate to remove the gray wolf from the list of protected animals. Proponents say that the national wolf population, estimated at 12,000 to 16,000, has recovered sufficiently.

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Utah senator puts name to wolf delisting bill

[large thumbnail url=”utah-senator-puts-name-to-wolf-delisting-bill” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”01″ day=”26″] [thumbnail icon url=”utah-senator-puts-name-to-wolf-delisting-bill” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”01″ day=”26″] Utah continues it’s stance as probably the most anti-wolf state in the US as congressman Jim Matheson, who represents that state, puts his support behind yet another wolf-delisting bill.

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