Wolf Delisted Again In Great Lakes, Northern Rockies

Law360, New York (May 4, 2011, 5:50 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of the Interior said Wednesday that it would strip Endangered Species Act protections for gray wolves in the western Great Lakes region and the northern Rocky Mountains, a move that would allow hunting of the animals to resume.

A proposed rule to delist wolves in Minnesota, Michigan, Wisconsin and portions of adjoining states, and a final rule delisting wolves in Idaho, Montana and parts of Oregon, Washington and Utah will be published Thursday in the Federal Register, according to the DOI. The department...
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