Red Wolf

Canis Rufus

Where can they be found?

Today the only place the Red Wolf can be found in the wild is in eastern North Carolina Albemarle Peninsula.

Why are they in danger of extinction?

Predator controll programs and loss of habitat.

What is being done to protect the Red Wolf?

Biologists remove the Red Wolfs from the wild and put them in captive breeding programs in effort to save the species from extinction.