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Opponents of a wolf hunting season listen to a speaker Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, explaining opposition to the hunt. Don Davis / Forum News Service

Minnesota group wants November wolf hunt canceled

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ST. PAUL - An organization opposed to wolf hunting and trapping launched a petition drive Wednesday in hopes of killing this year’s season.

Pointing to a state report showing a 700 wolf population decline in five years, Howling for Wolves founder Maureen Hackett called the situation “alarming.”

“We need to act as stewards of our state’s wildlife and protect our wolf population for future generations,” added Keith Blomstrom, a National Wildlife Federation member.

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