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Study: Yellowstone Wolves Don’t Harm Elk Pregnancy
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A new study says wolves don’t startle female elk that winter east of Yellowstone National Park sufficiently to make them lose weight or harm their birthing rates. Previous researchers theorized that Yellowstone-area wolves frighten female elk into running frequent…
Wyoming Game & Fish Trapping Wolves And Grizzly Bears
PINEDALE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has begun trapping wolves and grizzly bears in western Wyoming. The idea behind the trapping is to help monitor the wolves and bears. The agency is trapping wolves this summer in the northern Wind River Mountains and Gros Ventre (groh…
Game & Fish Trapping Wolves, Grizzly Bears
PINEDALE, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has begun trapping wolves and grizzly bears in western Wyoming. The idea behind the trapping is to help monitor the wolves and bears. The agency is trapping wolves this summer in the northern Wind River Mountains and Gros Ventre (groh…
Jackson Hunting Guides Cut Back In Wolf Permits
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — The Jackson Hole Outfitters and Guides Association has endorsed Wyoming’s proposal to cut the number of wolf hunting permits in half this fall. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has proposed reducing the wolf hunting permits from 52 to 26. Alpine guide Cartlon L…
Wyoming Wolf Hunting Quota May Be Halved
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is proposing to reduce wolf hunting quotas by half this fall because of the state’s successful first hunt last year. Officials say the state’s wolf population could not withstand another 52-wolf quota without coming danger…
Research Shows Wolves Have Taste For Moose
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Research shows wolves in the northern part of Grand Teton National Park have an appetite for moose during the wintertime. Park and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service researchers documented some 55 moose killed by wolves over the past three winters. The Associate Press reports…
Hunters Kill 43 Wolves In Wyoming’s Hunting Season
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Hunters didn’t take all the wolves they were allowed to during Wyoming’s wolf hunting season. They killed 43 wolves before the season ended Monday, nine short of the state’s quota for the animals. It was Wyoming’s first wolf hunting season sin…
Wyoming’s Wolf Hunting Season Ends Today
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming’s wolf hunting season ends Monday. Hunters are allowed to kill a total of 52 wolves. Hunters had taken 43 by Friday afternoon, the latest update available from the state. It’s Wyoming’s first wolf hunting season since the federal government r…
2-Radio-Collared Wolves Killed In Grand Teton NP
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — Hunters have killed two radio-collared wolves that roamed Grand Teton National Park, localizing a debate about the legal killing of “park” wolves used for research. The Associated Press reports that wildlife officials say it’s unavoidable that park wo…

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