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Minnesota and Wisconsin held wolf hunting seasons in 2012. The Obama administration is planning on ending the protection for gray wolves in the entire U.S.

Feds plan to end wolf protection across U.S.

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The Obama administration on Friday did as expected and announced their plan to end protections for gray wolves across the U.S. even in areas where they once roamed but no longer exist.


The plan, which was leaked several weeks ago, will have no effect on wolves in Great Lakes states or many western states where federal protections already had been dropped in recent years.

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