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Storied Alaska Wolf Pack Beloved for Decades has Vanished, Thanks to Hunting

posted Nov 21, 2016, 11:39 AM by chloe owens

8/9/16, by Elise Schmelzer, Washington Post

Storied Alaska wolf pack beloved for decades has vanished, thanks to hunting

For decades, the wolves of the storied East Fork pack were beloved by researchers and tourists alike at Alaska’s Denali National Park. They frequented the park’s entrance and roads and became the stars of hundreds of thousands of family vacation photos…Now the researchers must record one final detail in the wolves ‘ long history: They may all be dead. The last radio-collared male was found shot dead near a hunting camp in May…