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First Wolf Pack in 100 Years Forms in California

Trail cameras near the one which captured evidence of a lone wolf in Siskiyou County, California, in May and July have recorded evidence of five pups, which appear to be a few months old, and two adults.  The California Department … Continue reading

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Trail Camera Spots 2nd Gray Wolf in California

California state wildlife officials have evidence that a wild gray wolf may be roaming Siskiyou County, the second wolf to visit the state in the last four years.  California has not had a wild wolf population since the early 1900s. … Continue reading

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Collared Wolf Shot and Killed in Utah

A hunter has killed a three-year-old female gray wolf 5 miles east of Beaver, Utah, wildlife officials have confirmed.  The 70-pound animal was wearing a radio collar which indicated it was collared in Cody, Wyoming, in January of 2014. The … Continue reading

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Canid Sighted Near Grand Canyon Confirmed To Be Gray Wolf

The canid recently sighted in the Kaibab Plateau area near the North Rim of the Grand Canyon has been confirmed to be a female gray wolf through genetic testing of its scat.  The wolf appears to be wearing a nonfunctional … Continue reading

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Dispersing Wolf From Isle Royale Found Dead On Mainland

The recent winter has formed an ice bridge over Lake Superior between the mainland and Isle Royale for the first time in many years.  Researchers had hoped that this might revitalize the struggling wolf population on the island, which has … Continue reading

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Gray Wolf Crosses Into California For The First Time In 80 Years

Via the Huffington Post: SAN FRANCISCO — A lone gray wolf has wandered across the Oregon border into California in what wildlife officials hailed Thursday as the historic return of a species not seen in the state in more than … Continue reading

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