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Minn. Wildlife Managers Say Fewer Wolves Being Shot or Trapped for Predator Control

posted Mar 7, 2014, 5:49 PM by chloe owens

1/28/14, by Steve Karnowski, Associated Press

Minn. Wildlife managers say fewer wolves being shot or trapped for predator control

Fewer wolves are being shot or trapped for predator control in Minnesota, wildlife managers told a legislative hearing Tuesday evening as they defended how they’ve handled the resumption of hunting since the predators came off the endangered list two years ago this week.  The number of wolves killed because they were preying on livestock or pets fell from 295 in 2012 to 127 last year…

http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/ace605f12ae547b68bc81c4973eb9e6b/MN--Wolf-Hunt-Minnesota

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