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With wolf plan complete, Michiganders lobby state on possibility of a hunt-
Though wolf hunting is banned at the federal level, hunting advocates want Michigan to lay the groundwork for a hunt should federal protections end.00
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Nonprofit buys 31,000 forested acres by Copper Harbor to keep land public-
The Nature Conservancy, a global environmental group, has paid a New York hedge fund more than $27 million for part of the land, with another purchase to come.
Key justice skeptical of removing holdover DNR board member-
The Wisconsin Supreme Court’s swing justice appeared skeptical Thursday about whether to remove a conservative Department of Natural Resources board member.
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Wisconsin DNR board OKs drafting new manure rules for sensitive areas-
The board gave the department the go-ahead on a 5-1 vote, despite concerns from the agricultural industry that the restrictions could cost farmers millions of dollars annually.