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For the first time since 2013, licensed wolf hunting will take place in Wyoming; the season starts this Sunday and runs through December 31st. In March 2017, a federal appeals court upheld the USFWS’s 2012 decision to remove gray wolves … Continue reading

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Protected from hunting and trapping, wolves in Yellowstone National Park are better able to express their natural social behavior. This benefits the wider ecosystem, long-running wolf research, ecotourism (wolf watching in Yellowstone alone is estimated to generate $35 million annually … Continue reading

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Where wolves were a federally protected species on Monday, as of Tuesday evening, wolves can now be shot on sight within 85% of the state, a.k.a. the “predator zone.” In the predator zone, all but the northwest corner of Wyoming, … Continue reading

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