DOI, Wyo. Unveil Plan To Delist Gray Wolf

Law360, New York (August 3, 2011, 10:43 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of the Interior and Wyoming officials on Wednesday announced a plan to shift management of the gray wolf population from the federal government to state agencies and begin the process of delisting the wolf from the endangered species list.

DOI Secretary Ken Salazar, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe and Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead unveiled a wolf management plan that includes regulated, limited trophy game hunts in certain areas.

"The recovery of the gray wolf serves as a great example of...
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