Montana Bills to Stop Wolf Hunting Dead

When Hunting’s Gunfire Becomes a Dinner Bell

Ethologist Dr.Valerius Geist in British Columbia is the former program director of Environmental Sciences at U. Calgary, and he is known world-wide for his studies and writings about large game animals. Val recently sent me an e-mail about something that hunters should be aware of. What prompted Val’s e-mail is that he had just received […]

Interior Department moves to reverse Obama-era rules on hunting bears, wolves in Alaska

The National Park Service issued a notice Monday of its intent to amend regulations for sport hunting and trapping in national preserves to bring the federal rules in line with Alaska state law.<<<Read More>>>

Germans could be allowed to hunt wolves under new proposal

Wolf hunting could be legalised in Germany in a bid to control numbers, under a proposal to be discussed in parliament Friday. MPs concerned that the rapidly growing wolf population is beginning to impinge on human settlement areas want strict protection laws to be lifted. “The wolf population is larger than the government admits. An […]

Anderson: Wolves known to stalk hunter’s kill scene for an easy meal

Wolves likely can readily associate the sound of gunfire with an easy meal in the form of the gut pile that remains after hunters field-dress their quarry, says a wolf expert.<<<Read More>>>

Wolf Population Soars on Alaska Island, Kill Quota Increased

KETCHIKAN, Alaska (AP) — The wolf population on Alaska‘s Prince of Wales Island has soared, prompting federal and state officials to decide that hunters will be allowed to kill 20 percent of them. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game and the U.S. Forest Service said in a statement that hunters will be permitted to kill […]

19 Oregon lawmakers denounce proposal for public wolf hunting

Nineteen Oregon lawmakers have requested that wolf hunting remain off the table to members of the public. In a March 27 letter, the lawmakers — all Democrats — request that Oregon’s fish and wildlife commission avoid opening the door to something they said would “greatly increase polarization and controversy over wolf management.”<<<Read More>>>

House Overturns Obama-Era Law to Protect Alaskan Bears and Wolves

Hunters could once again go after bears, wolves and other predators in national wildlife refuges across Alaska if an Obama-era federal law is overturned by Congress and gets the president’s approval. Supporters of repealing the rule, which was issued by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in August, got a boost Thursday when the House […]

Sweden allows wolf hunt despite outcry

A top Swedish court has allowed the hunting of 24 wolves early in 2017 in a decision slammed by environmental campaigners who fear a shooting spree could put the species at risk.<<<Read More>>>

Wolf hunting starts in parts of central Sweden

Under a temporary ruling, 14 animals can be killed until the hunting season ends on February 15 unless the Supreme Administrative Court issues a final decision ahead of that date. Sweden’s Environmental Protection Agency estimates that the wolf population stands at just over 400 and recommends it be kept at that level through regulated hunting. […]