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Federal Jury Convicts Man In Illegal Wolf Killing

A Minnesota man has been convicted of violating the Endangered Species Act and lying to a federal official in connection with the 2010 killing of two gray wolves — a threatened species at the time.

11/16/2012

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Wildlife Groups Sue To Stop Wolf Hunt

Less than three weeks before Minnesota’s first-ever wolf hunt, there is a last-ditch effort to protect the animals from hunters and trappers.

10/15/2012

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Feds Tear Down Camps In Wildlife Refuge

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and volunteers are tearing down two squatters camps on islands in the Upper Mississippi Wildlife Refuge.

05/09/2012

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Feds Take More Comments On Gray Wolf Protections

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is giving the public additional time to comment on a plan to drop gray wolves in the western Great Lakes region from the federal endangered species list.

08/25/2011

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Plenty Of Support For Delisting Gray Wolves

There was plenty of support to remove gray wolves from the federal endangered species list from nearly 200 people who attended a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service meeting in Grand Rapids.

06/15/2011

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Meeting On Wolf Recovery Set For Grand Rapids

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service hosts a public meeting in northern Minnesota on Tuesday night on its latest proposal to take the gray wolf off the endangered species list Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan.

06/14/2011

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Snow Geese Pose Dilemma For Wildlife Managers

Sometime in the next few days, waves of snow geese will fill the sky across parts of North Dakota and western Minnesota as the birds race north toward their arctic breeding grounds.

04/06/2011

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US Adds Bighead Carp To List Banning Live Transfer

The federal government is making it illegal to bring live bighead carp into the U.S. or transport them across state lines.

03/21/2011

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Fish And Wildlife Won’t Study Bison Listing

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has decided not to consider listing wild plains bison as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act.

02/23/2011

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Minn. Gets $25M For Conservation, Hunter Education

Sen. Amy Klobuchar says Minnesota is getting over $25 million in federal money for conservation projects and hunter education.

02/20/2011

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