Two wolf harvest zones remain open
By the end of the day, there will be two Wolf Harvest Zones open in Wisconsin.The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources has closed Wolf Harvest Zone 5 to hunting and trapping of gray wolves effective Oct. 20, 6:30 p.m. At that time, the zone is closed to any further hunting and trapping of wolves for the 2014-2015 wolf harvest season.
With this closure, a total of four of six wolf harvest zones have been closed this season. Wolf hunters and trappers are advised that they can currently continue to pursue wolves in Zones 3 and 6.
The department will announce additional zone closures through news releases, notification at dnr.wi.gov, and via the wolf call-in number, 1-855-299-9653. It is each hunter and trapper’s responsibility to verify and abide by zone closures. The department encourages hunters and trappers to check the website and call-in number daily.