Idaho Fish and Game kills 23 wolves in Lolo Pass area March 1, 2014 Idaho

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Idaho Fish and Game kills 23 wolves in Lolo Pass area March 1, 2014 Idaho, Missoulian 
... USDA Wildlife Service agents ...  have killed 23 wolves in northern Idaho in an effort to boost the number of elk in the region... It's the sixth time the agency has taken action to kill wolves in the Lolo zone in the past four years, bringing the total number of wolves killed there to 48... Idaho lawmakers in the House voted last week to direct $2 million to help kill problem wolves ...

daho seeks middle ground on wolf control March 1, 2014 Idaho Statesman 
 ...  lawmakers and other state leaders call for cutting the wolf population— now estimated at a minimum of 650 — to about 300...  the testimony of new Fish and Game Commissioner Brad Corkill. At his Jan. 15 confirmation hearing, he said: “If every wolf in Idaho disappeared, I wouldn’t have a problem with it.” ... Since August, Idaho hunters and trappers have killed 251 wolves...


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