Olney, L.
September 1987
National Geographic Traveler;Autumn87, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p77
A `Traveler' Staff member joins other volunteers on a wolf-tracking expedition in the wilds of northern Minnesota. Listening to wolf howls and tracking their movements day and night, Earthwatchers help scientists discover more about these elusive animals.


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