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Genetic Test Confirms Grand Canyon Wolf Shot in Utah


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Genetic Test Confirms Grand Canyon Wolf Shot in Utah

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK - Genetic tests show that a female wolf shot and killed in southwestern Utah on Dec. 28 was the same animal observed in October near the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service officials confirmed the wolf’s identity today after completing a DNA comparison using scat collected from the wolf spotted in the national park.

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