January 2012 Taking wolves in defense of human life Depredation control allowed for verified depredation on domestic animals, except Federal wolf management Zone 1 Wolf removal assistance statewide for human safety No depredation control trapping by certified gray wolf controllers No funding for WS wolf depredation control until March 17, 2015 On the ground impacts of 2014 Wolf Court Ruling
Minnesota Department of Agriculture. • Livestock producers are currently compensated at full market value for livestock killed by wolves. • “Missing” livestock are not paid for – a sore point with producers. • No compensation paid for pets, including guarding dogs.