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Biologists confirm a fifth wolf pack in Washington

[large thumbnail url=”biologists-confirm-a-fifth-wolf-pack-in-washington” filename=”science” year=”2011″ month=”07″ day=”26″] [thumbnail icon url=”biologists-confirm-a-fifth-wolf-pack-in-washington” filename=”science” year=”2011″ month=”07″ day=”26″] Seattle, Wash. (Seattle Times) – For the second time in a month, a new wolf pack has been found living in Washington, this one in the state’s northeast corner.

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Washington State releases revised wolf management plan

[large thumbnail url=”washington-state-releases-revised-wolf-management-plan” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”06″ day=”02″] [thumbnail icon url=”washington-state-releases-revised-wolf-management-plan” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”06″ day=”02″] WENATCHEE, Wash. — After hosting 19 public meetings and reviewing more than 65,000 comments, the state released its revised plan to recover gray wolves in Washington that should both please and upset cattlemen, hunters and conservationists.

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Removal of wolf protection affects part of Washington state

[large thumbnail url=”removal-of-wolf-protection-affects-part-of-washington-state” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”05″ day=”09″] [thumbnail icon url=”removal-of-wolf-protection-affects-part-of-washington-state” filename=”news” year=”2011″ month=”05″ day=”09″] When Interior Secretary Ken Salazar took a formal step this week to remove wolves from the endangered species list — 16 years after they were reintroduced to central Idaho and Yellowstone National Park — he also removed federal protection for wolves in Washington.

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