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Minnesota sees fewer applicants for wolf hunting licenses

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The allure of shooting or trapping a wolf in Minnesota may be declining - See more at:


Applications for Minnesota’s wolf hunting and trapping licenses dropped by almost half this year, said Dan Stark, large carnivore specialist for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.

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