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Feds confirm gray wolf is roaming north of Grand Canyon

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service officials announced Friday that they've got the straight poop on an animal seen near the Grand Canyon, confirming that a gray wolf from the Northern Rockies is making a home near the North Rim. While biologists were unable to capture the wolf for testing, DNA analysis of the wolf's scat showed that she is a member of the endangered species. ... Read more»

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Nov 21, 2014, 6:38 pm
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Ironically, just 100 miles North of this sighting, my Friend took a great picture yesterday of another Wolf . I contacted Jeff Humphreys of USFS and this way be the same Wolf, on the same token, may be a different Wolf .

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Nov 21, 2014, 7:18 pm
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@AZMIGHTYMULEYS,

Tell your friend to send photos along to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address), so everybody can see them ; )

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Nov 23, 2014, 6:57 am
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Estimated cost of wolf project. In 2012 $28.8 million.

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State and federal officials confirmed that this animal, spotted several times north of the Grand Canyon, is an endangered gray wolf. The species had not been seen there since the 1940s.

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