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Published September 30, 2013, 03:26 PM

Feds defend plan to drop gray wolf protection

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Federal officials offered a staunch defense Monday of their proposal to drop legal protections for the gray wolf in most of the country, as opponents rallied in the nation's capital before the first in a series of public hearings on the plan.

By: JOHN FLESHER, AP Environmental Writer, Associated Press

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