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DNR: 98 Grey Wolves Taken So Far During Inaugural Hunt

posted Dec 1, 2012, 8:45 PM by chloe owens

11/26/12, News Talk

DNR: 98 grey wolves taken so far during inaugural hunt

MADISON, WI (WTAQ) – Wisconsin’s first wolf hunt is getting closer to an early finish.

The state DNR said 99 grey wolves were taken as of Monday morning, out of a statewide quota of 116.  Some experts were certain that Wisconsin would not reach its quota by the time the season was due to end in late February.

DNR wildlife management director Tom Hauge said Wisconsin’s wilderness is more accessible than the rugged land out West…