These photos were obtained from the Wisconsin DNR through an Open
Records request. The agency said it does not photograph every legally
killed wolf at its registration, so more information about the origin
or location of the photos, and a handful of others sent to me, was not readily
James Rowen, a writer and consultant, has worked for newspapers, and as the senior Mayoral staffer, in Madison and Milwaukee, WI. This blog began on 2/2/ 2007. Posts run also at various news sites, including The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's "Purple Wisconsin."