PRESS RELEASE: Howls May be Silenced by Passage of Absurd “Manage Our Wolves Act”

Today the US House of Representatives passed HR 6784, the “Manage Our Wolves Act” despite public opposition from constituents, scientists, hunters and business owners.

The Economic Cost of a Great Lakes Wolves Delisting Rider

Imagine Wisconsin losing a potential 168,000 jobs and $17.9 billion in consumer spending. If the policy “rider” that aims to de-list Great Lakes wolves is included in Congress’s budget bill, Wisconsin could see a severe drop in these numbers. Wolves are vital to our economy in both direct and indirect ways.

Wisconsin Legislature Ignores Science Behind Sound Policies of Wolf Management (LTE: Carol Lee Balek)

Nowhere in the Public Hearing was there mention of the critically important role the wolf plays in keeping our deer herd healthy.