The wolf issue in Michigan July 25, 2018

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The wolf issue in Michigan July 25, 2018 Iron Mountain Daily News
... From 1817 to 1960, the state had government bounties and a trapper system set up to control wolves, which were eradicated from the Lower Peninsula by 1935. In the Upper Peninsula, the wolf population was down to 100 wolves by 1956 and a mere six by 1973.  A shift in management came in 1965 when wolves were afforded legal protection ...


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