Wolves Lose Protection

by Rebecca on May 5, 2011

in Animals in the News

Image: Gray wolf

The Obama administration on Wednesday moved to lift Endangered Species Act protections for 5,500 gray wolves in the Northern Rockies and Great Lakes, drawing the line on the predators’ rapid expansion over the last two decades.

Public hunts for hundreds of wolves already are planned this fall in Idaho and Montana.

To read more see: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/42900337/ns/us_news-environment/

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