Wisconsin Wolf Facts contact information

For questions about wolf recovery in other states and countries:

Earl Stahl: elstahl@new.rr.com   

For questions about the history of wolf recovery and deer/elk related

topics: Mike Brust mike@wausaubrust.com

For questions about the history of wolf recovery and agriculture related topics:

Eric Koens koens@brucetel.net

For questions about wolf ecology and the wolf count:

Laurie Groskopf: harrisonhounds@hotmail.com  715-453-6301

For questions about the web site:  wisconsinwolffacts@yahoo.com

How many wolves inhabit Wisconsin?  The  2019 - 2020 wolf monitoring reports counts 1034 - 1057 wolves in 256 packs, a 13.1% increase.  Using a new method that has been used in others states for years, the WI winter wolf estimate is 957 - 1573 with the most probable number as measured at the lowest point in the population cycle being 1195.

How many deer do wolves eat?  Check out the link below to review an analysis of the 2015 deer season vs. wolf deer kill by county in the Northern Forest Land

Please click the link below to see the relationship between the White-tailed deer harvest decline and the increase in unmanaged wolf population.