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Feds investigate killings of endangered N.C. red wolves

[large thumbnail url=”feds-investigate-killings-of-endangered-n-c-red-wolves” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”10″ day=”15″] [thumbnail icon url=”feds-investigate-killings-of-endangered-n-c-red-wolves” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”10″ day=”15″] For the second time in six months, federal authorities are investigating the suspected shooting death of a red wolf, a species that once teetered on the brink of extinction and now wages its fight for survival exclusively in eastern North Carolina’s wilderness.

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Red wolf exhibit opening at Tacoma zoo

[large thumbnail url=”red-wolf-exhibit-opening-at-tacoma-zoo” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”09″ day=”01″] [thumbnail icon url=”red-wolf-exhibit-opening-at-tacoma-zoo” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”09″ day=”01″] A breeding pair of the highly endangered wolves are settling in to their new homes at the Tacoma Zoo.

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Rare species faces growing threat

[large thumbnail url=”rare-species-faces-growing-threat” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”07″ day=”13″] [thumbnail icon url=”rare-species-faces-growing-threat” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”07″ day=”13″] The Charlotte Observer published a well written article regarding the continued struggles of the extremely rare red wolf.

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Rare captive-bred red wolf pups head into North Carolina wild

[large thumbnail url=”rare-captive-bred-red-wolf-pups-head-into-north-carolina-wild” filename=”science” year=”2010″ month=”05″ day=”25″] [thumbnail icon url=”rare-captive-bred-red-wolf-pups-head-into-north-carolina-wild” filename=”science” year=”2010″ month=”05″ day=”25″] Six red wolf pups were born in captivity in the middle of April and two of those wolf pups were picked to head out to North Carolina to become foster pups of a wild wolf mom.

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Two red wolf deaths being investigated in North Carolina

[large thumbnail url=”two-red-wolf-deaths-being-investigated-in-north-carolina” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”05″ day=”10″] [thumbnail icon url=”two-red-wolf-deaths-being-investigated-in-north-carolina” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”05″ day=”10″] Two critically endangered red wolves were found dead in late April in North Carolina. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is offering a reward to find answers.

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