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Scientists: Pup births hopeful sign for Isle Royale wolves

Wolf pups have been spotted again on Isle Royale, a hopeful sign in the effort to rebuild the predator species’ population at the U.S. national park, scientists said Monday. It’s unknown how many gray wolves roam the island chain in northwestern Lake Superior. The coronavirus pandemic forced cancellation of the census that Michigan Technological University experts had […]

Yellowstone sets record for September visitors

Old Faithful and friends are enjoying a boost in popularity this year. Yellowstone National Park, home of the famous geyser, had its busiest September ever, the National Park Service says. The park hosted 837,499 recreational visits, a 21% increase from September 2019. So far in 2020, the park has had 3,383,872 recreational visits, down 11% […]