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Red Wolves: A Species on the Brink of Extinction in the Wild

Once one of the few apex predators to roam the U.S. Southeast, wild red wolves are now close to extinction. A smaller, reddish-colored version of their cousin, the gray wolf, …

Long Road Ahead for Endangered Red Wolves

Facing an Uncertain Future While North Carolina’s Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge was the first release site with the reintroduction of four male-female pairs in 1987, the red wolf now …

Landowners Needed to Save the Red Wolf

The last fourteen remaining red wolves were rescued from the brink of extinction 35 years ago and became the ancestors of all red wolves alive today. Through careful breeding and …

Saving Red Wolves in the Wild with Amazing Foster Den Families

Updated June 23, 2017 After disappearing from the wild and being carefully reintroduced and conserved, only about 45 endangered red wolves live in the wild in the entire world. They now make …

Red Wolves: an Endangered Species in Peril

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