US Fish and Wildlife Service Declare That Gray Wolves In Wyoming No Longer Need Protection

September 4, 2012 by  
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The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has announced that the gray wolf population has recovered to the point where they no longer warrant protection under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) . What this means is that from 30th September, wolves in the state will be “managed” by the state under an approved management plan . Unfortunately, this means that Wyoming must maintain only at least 10 breeding pairs of wolves and no fewer than 100 animals. It also means farmers, hunters and anyone else can essentially shoot the wolves on sight. Read the rest of US Fish and Wildlife Service Declare That Gray Wolves In Wyoming No Longer Need Protection Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: endangered species act , esa , gray wolf , protected species , US Fish and Wildlife Service , wolf protection , wyoming

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US Fish and Wildlife Service Declare That Gray Wolves In Wyoming No Longer Need Protection

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