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Distinct Populations of Gray Wolves Found Living Side by Side in Canada

A team based at the University of Victoria recently reported the results of a study in an area of British Columbia known as Bella Bella.  The area includes a mainland land mass separated by water from five nearby islands.  There … Continue reading

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Future Uncertain For Isle Royale Wolves

Isle Royale, a forested island in Lake Superior which has been home for many years to the longest-running continuous study of a predator-prey system in the world, is in danger of losing the “predator” part of that system: the gray … 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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