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Wolf hunt forum scheduled Saturday at BSU

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Bemidji Pioneer
Wolf hunt forum scheduled Saturday at BSU
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

BEMIDJI – There will be a forum on the state’s wolf hunt from 1-3 p.m. Saturday at the American Indian Resource Center on the Bemidji State University campus.


Speakers will address different perspectives on the issue.

Presentations include:

- An Indigenous Perspective: Red Lake Chairman Floyd Jourdain, Jr. and Ponemah Spiritual Elder Larry Stillday

- Science and Myth: Dave Conner, Red Lake DNR; and Reyna Crow, Northwoods Wolf Alliance

- Politics: Maureen Hackett, Howling for Wolves

- A Call to Action: Bob Shimek, environmental activist

- Keynote Address and Wrap-up: Barry Babcock, Co-founder of Nishime Ma’iingan and environmental activist

For details, contact Caitlyn Schuchhardt at 755-3765 or Simone Senogles at 751-4967.

Pioneer staff reports