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Facing Fate - Science Comes Down in Favor of Red Wolf, but Some Consider its Future 'Dire'

posted Nov 2, 2016, 7:43 PM by chloe owens

7/17/16, by Andy Ostmeyer, The Joplin Globe

Facing fate – Science comes down in favor of red wolf, but some consider its future ‘dire’

An old Ozarks inhabitant, the red wolf, is down to a few dozen animals hanging on in North Carolina, and its future remains uncertain, even as two scientific conclusions – one recent and the other building throughout the past 20 years – speak in favor of making a last-ditch effort to keep it on the ark…It may be the only wolf unique to the United States…