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DNR estimates Wis. wolf population up about 13%

A gray wolf is seen at the Wildlife Science Center in Forest Lake, Minn Photo: AP/Dawn Villella, File. A gray wolf is seen at the Wildlife Science Center in Forest Lake, Minn

Associated Press
Updated: September 18, 2020 07:46 AM
Created: September 18, 2020 07:46 AM

Wisconsin wildlife officials estimate the number of wolves in the state has increased by about 13% from last year.

The state Department of Natural Resources said Thursday that surveys put the overwinter population between 1,034 to 1,057 wolves. The 2018-19 estimate was 914 to 978 wolves.

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