Wolf Management Advisory Council

LANSING, MI--   The following is a release from Senator Ed McBroom's office:

The Senate on Thursday approved legislation that would require that each member of the state’s Wolf Management Advisory Council be a resident of the Upper Peninsula unless wolves become present in the Lower Peninsula.

ST. IGNACE, MI (AP)--   Michigan Department of Natural Resources officials will discuss their proposal for a wolf hunting season in the Upper Peninsula during a meeting Wednesday in St. Ignace. 

The state's Wolf Management Advisory Council is meeting from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Little Bear Arena. It's open to the public.

The council has representatives from a variety of interests, including hunting and trapping, conservation and native tribes.