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Posts tagged "Wolverine"
Latest wolverine capture adds to insights about behavior

Latest wolverine capture adds to insights about behavior

By Ann McCreary
A healthy male wolverine was captured and fitted with a radio collar last week, the first wolverine to be captured this winter as part of an ongoing study of the elusive mammals in the North Cascades. The 30-pound wolverine was …
Feds decline to list wolverines as endangered species

Feds decline to list wolverines as endangered species

By Ann McCreary

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) announced Tuesday (Aug. 12) that it is withdrawing its proposal to list wolverines under the Endangered Species Act. Wolverines have made a steady recovery in …

Feds extend commenting deadline on wolverines’ listing status

Feds extend commenting deadline on wolverines’ listing status

By Ann McCreary
Studies indicating wolverines could lose their snowy habitat due to climate change prompted the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to propose listing the rare carnivores as a threatened species.