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New Mexico governor to recognize winners of Mexican wolf contest

[large thumbnail url=”new-mexico-governor-to-recognize-winners-of-mexican-wolf-contest” filename=”news” year=”2009″ month=”11″ day=”20″] [thumbnail icon url=”new-mexico-governor-to-recognize-winners-of-mexican-wolf-contest” filename=”news” year=”2009″ month=”11″ day=”20″] It’s Mexican gray wolf Friday on HOWLColorado … apparantly. The Southwest Environmental Center held contests for students – the winners will be announced Saturday, November 21.

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Idaho hosts 5th annual predator hunt derby

[large thumbnail url=”idaho-hosts-5th-annual-predator-hunt-derby” filename=”news” year=”2009″ month=”11″ day=”19″] [thumbnail icon url=”idaho-hosts-5th-annual-predator-hunt-derby” filename=”news” year=”2009″ month=”11″ day=”19″] How many points is a bobcat worth? How many are a wolf worth? Hunters in idaho can buy a chance to participate in a contest to kill as many of Idaho’s predators as they can to win prizes

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Montana closes down wolf hunting, Idaho tops 100 wolves kill

[large thumbnail url=”montana-closes-down-wolf-hunting-idaho-tops-100-wolves-kill” filename=”news” year=”2009″ month=”11″ day=”16″] [thumbnail icon url=”montana-closes-down-wolf-hunting-idaho-tops-100-wolves-kill” filename=”news” year=”2009″ month=”11″ day=”16″]After another deadly seven days in Montana, wolves in the state are now safe from hunters, for the time being. However, The pace of wolf killings in Idaho slows, leaving more than 100 wolves left to reach their quota.

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Mourners Give Wolf Biologist Howling Send-Off

[unique large thumb url=”mourner-give-wolf-biologist-howling-send-off” filename=”http://howlcolorado.org/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/gordon-haber.jpg” year=”2009″ month=”11″ day=”13″] [thumbnail icon url=”mourners-give-wolf-biologist-howling-send-off” filename=”news” year=”2009″ month=”11″ day=”13″] The death of Gordon Haber saddened the entire wolf community, but at a memorial service in Alaska allowed dozens of mourners to say goodbye.

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Montana Official: “We couldn’t have scripted a better wolf hunt so far”

[large thumbnail url=”montana-official-we-couldnt-have-scripted-a-better-wolf-hunt-so-far” filename=”news” year=”2009″ month=”11″ day=”11] [thumbnail icon url=”montana-official-we-couldnt-have-scripted-a-better-wolf-hunt-so-far” filename=”news” year=”2009″ month=”11″ day=”11″]With three pouched wolves, two killed in addition to the quota, and the destruction of the famed Cottonwood pack from Yellowstone, Montana officials believe the wolf hunt has gone as planned.

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Deadly week for wolves: Idaho and Montana hunts claim more lives

[thumbnail icon url=”deadly-week-for-wolves-idaho-and-montana-hunts-claim-more-lives” filename=”news” year=”2009″ month=”11″ day=”09″] Both states updated their wolf kill numbers November 9th, and the numbers jumped significantly from last week.

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Washington’s management plan draws another big crowd

[thumbnail icon url=”Washingtons-management-plan-draws-another-big-crowd” filename=”news” year=”2009″ month=”11″ day=”06″] Diane Urbani de la Paz, staff writer for the Peninsula Daily News, reports on the Sequim, Wa. meeting, which drew people of all sides from hikers to farmers, and scientists to singers.

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Montana refuses to count poached wolves towards quota

[thumbnail icon url=”montana-refuses-to-count-poached-wolves-towards-quota” filename=”news” year=”2009″ month=”11″ day=”04″] Montana already has three cases of wolf poaching this year. Wolves killed illegally and outside the restrictions outlined for their hunting season. Three wolf deaths which won’t count towards the state’s annual quota.

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Wolf hunt body count continues to climb…

[thumbnail icon url=”wolf-hunt-body-continues-to-climb” filename=”news” year=”2009″ month=”11″ day=”02″] Wolf hunt numbers reported by Montana and Idaho officials on November 2, 2009, show another significant jump, Idaho closes one area and is close to quota for others.

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Montana Man cited for illegally killing two wolves

[thumbnail icon url=”montana-man-cited-for-illegally-killing-two-wolves” filename=”news” year=”2009″ month=”10″ day=”28″] The Associated Press is reporting that a Columbia Falls man, which officials refused to name, was cited for illegal hunting of wolves in Northern Montana in early October.

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“Wolf” bought off Craigslist to get new home

[thumbnail icon url=”wolf-bought-off-craigslist-to-get-new-home” filename=”news” year=”2009″ month=”10″ day=”23″]WCCO-TV, out of Minnesota, is reporting that Dakota – an animal sold as a wolf on Craigslist – has been turned over to an organization which will place her regardless of if her lineage ends up containing some wolf.

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