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Gene pool jeopardy: Can Isle Royale's wolves be saved?

Some of the most studied wolf packs in the world are in serious jeopardy. Researchers report that the occurrence of debilitating bone deformities in wolves marooned on Isle Royale, an isolated island in Lake Superior north of Michigan, has risen sharply over the past five decades due to inbreeding...

April 7, 2009 — Adam Hadhazy
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