Wolf advocates want hunt moratorium in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Advocates could not prevent Minnesota’s first wolf hunting season, but they now are asking state lawmakers to put a stop to the hunt for at least five years.
“My concern is for the survival of the wolf,” bill sponsor Sen. Chris Eaton, DFL-Brooklyn Center, said. “I believe that when you put these kind of resources into protecting a species, it doesn’t make sense to automatically start a recreational hunt once they are delisted.”
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