MADISON – Trappers who by the way seize wolves are inspired to contact division employees and take part in Wisconsin’s wolf collaring and monitoring program.

“Monitoring collared wolves is a vital element of Wisconsin’s wolf monitoring program. Trappers might help enhance the standard of Division of Pure Assets wolf inhabitants information by permitting us to collar by the way captured wolves earlier than they’re launched.” mentioned Nathan Libal, DNR wildlife biologist.

Voluntary participation from Wisconsin’s trappers is a vital a part of the division’s work with many stakeholders and companions to observe the state’s wolf inhabitants.

Within the occasion of an incidental wolf seize, DNR employees will work carefully with the collaborating trappers to find out if the wolf is an effective candidate for our monitoring program. trappers can contact DNR wolf program employees by calling 715-401-1764.

For extra data concerning wolf monitoring and administration in Wisconsin, please go to and search key phrase “wolf.”