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Make up of advisory group scrutinized
Tue May 27, 2014
Questions Persist About State Wolf Hunt Quotas
Last week the state Wolf Advisory Committee met in Wausau to work out proposed details of this fall's wolf hunt. The state would like to have about 350 wolves as a stable population, with projections over the winter of around 600. That is down almost 20 percent from one year earlier.
But Nancy Warren, Great Lakes Regional Director for the National Wolfwatcher Coalition, is critical of the composition of the Advisory Committee and says they're not following the earlier intent of managing the state's wolf population.
Gradual Population Reduction
Wolf hunt to continue in 2014
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