US Plans To Lift Protections For Gray Wolves In The Lower 48U.S. wildlife officials plan to lift protections for gray wolves across the Lower 48 states, a move certain to re-ignite the legal battle over a predator that's rebounding in some regions and running into conflicts with farmers and ranchers, an official told The Associated Press.
Minnesota Researchers Record 'First Ever' Video Footage Of Wolves Hunting Freshwater FishResearchers in northern Minnesota say they’ve recorded the “first ever” video footage of wolves eating freshwater fish.
Plan To Relocate 20-30 Wolves To Isle Royale On Lake Superior OK'dWith the wolves of Isle Royale National Park on the verge of dying out, federal officials Thursday announced a plan to relocate 20-30 of the elusive predators from the mainland to the Lake Superior archipelago over the next several years, starting as early as this fall.
Park Service Aiming To Reintroduce Wolves To Isle Royale The National Park Service wants to put 20 to 30 wolves on a remote island off Minnesota's north shore.
Warriors Beat T-Wolves Without Durant 125-101Klay Thompson scored 28 points with six 3-pointers, Stephen Curry had 22 points, eight assists and eight rebounds, and the Warriors beat the Timberwolves 125-101 for their fifth straight win.
Wolf Control In Minnesota Gets More FundingIt's illegal for farmers and ranchers to shoot wolves that prey on livestock, but federal government provides trapping services to livestock producers.
Lawmakers Seek More Federal Funds For Wolf ControlA federal program that helps Minnesota farmers and ranchers who lose livestock to wolves has run out of money for the year.
Wolf Pack Descends On Hunting Group Near Ely"There are a lot more wolves out there than people think," Justin Bailey said.
Court Keeps Great Lakes Wolves On Endangered Species List A federal appeals court Tuesday retained federal protection for gray wolves in the western Great Lakes region, ruling that the government acted prematurely when it dropped them from the endangered species list.
Quick Recovery Unlikely For Declining Moose PopulationMoose sightings are increasingly rare as the population has fallen a whopping 58 percent over the past 10 years
Couple Has Close Encounter With Wolf In Central Minn.A St. Cloud couple had a rare up-close encounter with a wolf. It happened on Sunday morning when Tyler Netter and his wife were driving through the town of Rice, near Highway 10.
Wolf Pups Under the Microscope In Bottle-Feeding StudyThe sound of wolves howling is a common one at the Wildlife Science Center in Columbus. But that haunting sound has been eclipsed lately by the sounds of whimpering puppies.
Up To $7.5K Reward Offered In Illegal Killings Of 3 Minn. Gray WolvesOfficials with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service say a reward has been offered for information that leads to the arrest of whoever is responsible for the killings of three Minnesota gray wolves.
Budget Bill Won't Have Wolf Management Returning To Minn.A proposal that would have taken gray wolves in the western Great Lakes region and Wyoming off the endangered list did not make it into a massive year-end congressional tax and spending package, an omission welcomed Wednesday by groups that support maintaining federal protections for the predators.
Push In Progress To Let Great Lakes States Manage Wolves AgainA Minnesota congressman says a push is underway to include language in a catchall spending bill to return responsibility for managing wolf populations in the western Great Lakes region to Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan. Courts have overturned federal efforts to remove the region's wolves from the endangered list. The legislation would bypass the courts.