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Federal and State Officials Request Assistance in Investigation of 2nd Gunshot Red Wolf of 2014

posted Mar 27, 2014, 1:12 PM by chloe owens

3/26/14, by US Fish & Wildlife Service

Federal and State Officials Request Assistance in Investigation of 2nd Gunshot Red Wolf of 2014

…The federally protected red wolf was found with an apparent gunshot wound on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, southwest of Creswell, in Washington County, North Carolina…A total of 14 wild red wolves were known to have died in 2013, including three struck and killed by vehicles, one died incidental to otherwise legal activities, and nine were confirmed or suspected gunshot deaths.  The remaining wolf death for 2013 is undetermined.

http://www.fws.gov/southeast/news/2014/022.html

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