Arctic wolf

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Synonyms for Arctic wolf

wolf of Arctic North America having white fur and a black-tipped tail

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This scenario is a conjecture, but it is supported by the sighting record and the tendencies of arctic wolves to seek out people/facilities.
But when Mech, a senior research scientist with the US Geological Survey, began studying arctic wolves 24 years ago, it was a different story.
And as arctic wolves start circling, then it becomes a case of self-preservation over redialling
Once you're there, there they are, too: 10 regal snow-white Arctic wolves, each pair watching with careful yellow eyes as they pace the perimeter of their huge wire-enclosed territories, their tongues the color of Pink Pearl erasers at the ready to greet visitors who befriend them and who will be slathered in return.
ARCTIC CIRCLE CARIBOU: Trek with Kevin Steele and Savage's Ron Coburn to the windswept tundra of the Northwest Territories on a central barren ground caribou hunt with grizzly bear and arctic wolves.
And as an avid outdoorsman (he even labeled himself ``an ecologist''), he could be graceful in writing of natural beauty: ``There is a vast wilderness of mountains, lakes, rivers, glaciers and tundra, where Kodiak bears roam and the great Arctic wolves stalk the caribou.
Polar bears, eight species of whales, two million seals, reindeer, musk oxen, Arctic hares and Arctic wolves are just some of the species living here.
WILDLIFE film maker Gordon Buchanan slept in a tent with a loaded rifle while filming Arctic wolves - then ended up as the pack's babysitter.
Although they will depart in May and travel over the in May and travel over the summer, they will face icebergs, ice floes and strong headwinds, and strong headwinds, and could encounter polar bears, walruses and Arctic wolves.
We compared four classical nonlinear growth curves (Gompertz, Logistic, Richards, and von Bertalanffy) in modeling observed skull condylobasal length and zygomatic width as a function of age in wild arctic wolves (Canis lupus arctos).
In addition to having outstanding game such as caribou and bear, the Wildes caught enough trout--up to five pounds--to feed the entire camp and saw a pair of Arctic wolves.
For David Mech, who has spent summers crawling on his hands and knees, almost coming nose to snout with arctic wolves in the highest latitudes of Canada, the wolf's return means re-establishing a bond that reaches back to the last Ice Age.
But there's also much more including nature displays and new animals such as Bengal tigers, orangutans, Malaysian bear cats, Arctic Wolves, Komodo dragons, snapping alligator turtles and "Crocosaurus," the largest captive crocodile in North America that measures nearly 20 feet in length and weighs more than 2,000 pounds.
She finds out how the wild reindeer use this to spot predatory Arctic wolves, which would otherwise be camouflaged.
Arctic wolves also fight hard to protect pups both blind and deaf at birth and weighing just one pound.