Researchers thought they knew why wolves on Michigan's Isle Royale were in decline. It was predator-prey dynamics. Or was it climate change? Or genetic inbreeding? And should steps be taken to save them?
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The number of wolves at Isle Royale National Park has dropped to its lowest ever. Should the wolves be let go locally extinct? Reintroduced? Wildlife ecologists and environmental ethicists weigh in.
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One of the most stark and dramatic national parks in North America is Isle Royale, which lies in the northern state of Michigan. This diverse parcel of land is just over 570,000 acres in size and was established back in April of 1940. Show More Summary
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As the emergence of snow fleas signals the end of winter, the scientists gather up their findings and prepare to leave Isle Royale.
After enjoying a relatively mild winter so far, the moose of Isle Royale National Park struggle to plow through 10 inches of new snow in search of food.
The scientists follow two wolves around Isle Royale, finding their mating behaviors promising for the future of the island's wolf population.
The wolf packs in Isle Royale National Park are entering a period when old moose will be rare, making hunting more difficult.
Scientists follow the only surviving wolf pack at Isle Royale National Park as it pursues a cow moose and her frantic calf.
In a sign of decreased moose populations on Isle Royale, balsam fir trees are rising from their moose-induced stupor.
Counting Isle Royale moose can be a tedious task that requires great dedication. But each moose has its own life story.
When a moose stands down a pack of wolves, sometimes the wolves move on after a few minutes. Sometimes they remain for days.
As the winter study of wolves and moose begins on Isle Royale in Lake Superior, scientists wonder what they will find and how much flight time the weather will allow.
A wildlife ecologist travels to Isle Royale National Park to observe wolves and moose in the longest continuous study of any predator-prey system in the world.
Cricketers from the Royal Southern Yacht Club in Hamble and the Island Sailing Club on the Isle of Wight play their annual cricket match on the Brambles Sandbank in the…
The Royal Navy's new radar has taken a major step forward as the first ARTISAN radar production system, destined for HMS Iron Duke, commences tracking trials on the Isle of Wight. The ARTISAN radar has been designated Type 997 by the Royal Navy for the pound100 million programme to equip the Type 23 frigates, amphibious