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Wolf World Item # 500
Category: Recovery (U.S.)

Natural History
(May 1986) 7pp.

Photo by McDonald Wildlife Photography, Inc.

After an absence of fifty years, wolves have returned to Glacier National Park in northern Montana. Jim Robbins provides an overview of the questions their return raise: How will the wolf affect the ecosystem? Other endangered species, like the caribou? How will livestock growers and hunters respond? The answers may take time, as research on the Glacier wolves has only just begun.