Green light to kill wolves creating a stir December 25, 2011 Michigan

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Green light to kill wolves creating a stir December 25, 2011 Michigan, Detroit Free Press

... while wolves do kill about 20,000-25,000 deer in the Upper Peninsula each year, that's a fraction of the number killed by the cold winters, or hunters for that matter... Reduced logging in the U.P., a result of our economic downturn and higher imports of foreign timber and pulpwood, has increased the acreage of mature forest, which almost certainly had a greater effect on deer numbers than wolves.


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