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Inbred wolves struggle, moose proliferate at Isle Royale National Park


April 30, 2014

Isle Royale wolves trek through the snow Inbreeding has caused the wolf population at Isle Royale National Park to drop to nine. As a result, numbers of moose have more than doubled, which could pose a threat to the vegetation of the remote Lake Superior island. Full Story

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Michigan Technological University

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