Wisconsin DNR Reduces Fall Wolf Quota In Defiance Of BoardWisconsin Department of Natural Resources officials on Monday dramatically scaled back the number of wolves hunters can kill during the state's fall season in open defiance of its policy board.
Federal Judge Sets Hearing On Blocking Wisconsin Wolf HuntA federal judge on Friday scheduled a hearing for later this month on whether to block Wisconsin's fall wolf hunt.
6 Tribes Sue Wisconsin In Attempt To Stop November Wolf HuntSix Native American tribes sued the state of Wisconsin on Tuesday to try to stop its planned gray wolf hunt in November, asserting that the hunt violates their treaty rights and endangers an animal they consider sacred.
Animal Rights Groups Sue To Stop Wisconsin's Wolf HuntA coalition of animal rights groups filed a lawsuit Tuesday to stop Wisconsin's wolf hunt season this fall and invalidate a state law mandating annual hunts, arguing the statutes don't give wildlife officials any leeway to consider population estimates.
Wisconsin To Set Fall Wolf Limit After Runaway Spring HuntWildlife officials in Wisconsin meet Wednesday to consider a 130-animal limit for the state's fall wolf hunt, saying they want to protect the population after hunters killed almost twice as many wolves as allotted during a rushed spring season.
No Wolf Hunting Season Until 2022 At Earliest, Says MN DNRThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said Wednesday it won't consider holding a wolf hunting or trapping season until 2022 at the earliest.
Chippewa Tribes Blast Wolf Hunt In Wisconsin, Call It A 'Hurried Plan To Kill Ma'iingan'Chippewa tribal officials in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Michigan have blasted the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources for putting on what they say was a poorly planned wolf season during which state-licensed hunters blew past their quota in a matter of days.
Wisconsin Hunters Blow Past Wolf Kill TargetHunters and trappers blew past Wisconsin's wolf kill target in less than 72 hours, forcing a premature end to a hunt that initially wasn't supposed to happen for another nine months and raising the ire of animal rights activists.
Hunters And Trappers Blow Past Wisconsin's Wolf Kill TargetThe season began Monday and had been scheduled to run through Sunday, but DNR officials said the hunt would end at 3 p.m. Wednesday because so many animals had been killed in the first two days.
Wisconsin DNR To End Wolf Season After Just 3 DaysWisconsin wildlife officials plan to end the state's wolf season after just three days after hunters and trappers killed nearly 70% of the state's quota in less than 48 hours.
Wisconsin Wolf Hunt Begins Early After Hunter Group SuedThe hunt will run through Sunday across six management zones.
Wisconsin Wolf Hunt Set To Start Next Week, But Legal Fight ContinuesWisconsin's wolf hunt will begin next week with up to 200 animals to be harvested, the state Department of Natural Resources Board determined at a hastily called meeting Monday in reaction to a court order requiring a hunt this month.
Wisconsin DNR Will Recommend Harvest Quota Of 200 WolvesWisconsin law mandates the DNR run a wolf season from November through the end of February.
Wisconsin Judge Orders DNR To Hold February Wolf HuntA judge ordered the state Department of Natural Resources on Thursday to start a wolf hunt this month rather than wait until November.
Wis. Lawmakers Look To Make Harassing Hunters A Crime The state Assembly is set to pass a bill that would prohibit people from bothering hunters in the woods.