the endangered Red wolf

by: Travis Schenck

about the red wolf

The red wolf is currently endangered in the state of North Carolina and the last red wolves were found in eastern North Carolina. The red wolf is endangered because of habitat loss, illegal hunting and interbreeding between coyote and red wolf. The scientific name for the red wolf is Canis rufus. The U.S Fish & Wildlife service is a nonprofit organization committed to helping the red wolves repopulated.

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