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WBHA Files Dual-Petition with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Delisting of Wolves

June 30, 2023

WBHA Joined forces with other national and midwest groups to petition the U.S. FWS to delist gray wolves in the Great Lakes Region.

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Third Wolf Management Listening Session: July 12 in Clintonville

June 22, 2023

The third Wolf Listening/Sharing Session will be held on Wednesday, July 12 in Clintonville.

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Wolf Management Listening Session in Prentice

April 21, 2023

There will be a Wolf Listening/Sharing Session this Saturday, April 22, in Prentice.

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Last Call For Comments: DNR Seeking Input On Proposed Wolf Management Plan Through Feb. 28

February 24, 2023

The Wisconsin Wildlife Federation will be hosting a DNR Draft Wolf Management Plan Listening & Sharing Session on Saturday, February 18th in Solon Springs. Please make sure they hear from hunters like you!

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2023 President’s Message

February 6, 2023

Another hunting season has passed, and as usual we have more uncertainty when it comes to game management in the state of Wisconsin.

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Draft Wolf Management Plan Listening & Planning Session

January 31, 2023

The Wisconsin Wildlife Federation will be hosting a DNR Draft Wolf Management Plan Listening & Sharing Session on Saturday, February 18th in Solon Springs. Please make sure they hear from hunters like you!

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DNR’s Wolf Population Monitoring

September 29, 2022

WBHA Members,

If any of you are interested in getting more involved with the DNR’s wolf population monitoring program, consider attending one of their track training courses.

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2022 President’s Message

March 21, 2022

Hope all is well with your bear hunting families, and you had a great 2021 season. This year was the first year of the new zones that expanded bear hunting with hounds in the state of Wisconsin. I hope we used this opportunity to expand and also relieve some pressure on where we hunt. Our work is not done…

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11-Year-Old Wisconsin Girl Harvests Potential State Record Black Bear

September 20, 2020

At just 11 years old, Naiya Iraci is already an established hunter, harvesting deer and turkeys. Now, the Kewaskum sixth-grader can add a 700+ pound black bear to her resume.

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DNR Hiring Conservation Wardens

April 16, 2020

The Wisconsin DNR is currently hiring a number of Conservation Wardens. It is our view that it is always better to have someone with a hunter’s perspective in these positions. If you’re interested in this kind of work or know a hunter who might be, please follow the link below for more information.

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