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Puget Sound orca whalesIssue no. 936, June 14, 2018

A Troubling Turn for Nation's Wolves

Read about the the latest, and possibly most troubling, proposal to strip Endangered Species Action protection from nearly all wolves in the lower 48 states, including the Great Lakes region — a proposal now being considered by the Trump administration. Also in this issue: safeguards sought for 23 Southeast species, white-nose syndrome spreads farther west, and much more. Don't miss our "Wild & Weird" video of a male sage grouse's major "chest-sac swagger."

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