The hunt is on

Carswell, Cally
November 2009
High Country News;11/23/2009, Vol. 41 Issue 20, p3
The article reports on the removal of gray wolves from the U.S. federal government's list of endangered species as the Northern Rockies supported that around 1,645 gray wolves are in the wild, enough for hunting until March 2010. It notes that though wolves are still federally protected in Wyoming, hunting have already started in Idaho and Montana. It mentions that wildlife officials are setting quotas as several environmentalists believe wolf populations have not yet recovered.


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