The Gray Wolf in North America

Source: The Wolf Almanac / Robert H. Busch

UNITED STATES

Estimated Gray Wolf
Population

Population
Status

Percentage of
Historical Range
Occupied

Alaska 5,000-8,000 stable-increasing 95%
Idaho 15 increasing 50%
Michigan 70 increasing 15%
Minnesota 1,750 - 2000 increasing 30%
Montana 60 - 90 increasing 15%
Washington 5 increasing 5%
Wisconsin 55 increasing 15%

CANADA

Estimated Gray Wolf
Population

Population
Status

Percentage of
Historical Range
Occupied

Alberta 4,000 stable-decreasing 80%
British Columbia 8,000 increasing 80%
Labrador 2,000 stable 95%
Manitoba 4,000 - 6,000 stable 70%
Northwest Territory 10,000 stable 95%
Ontario 9,000 stable 80%
Quebec 6,000 stable 80%
Saskatchewan 5,000 increasing 70%
Yukon 4,500 stable 80%