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Picture of a wolf camouflaged in cedar boughs on the coast of British Columbia
October 7, 2015

Bough Wow

In British Columbia, a coastal wolf is well camouflaged in cedar boughs at the forest’s edge. Scientists have shown that larger islands off the coast of the province are more likely to hold these beachcombing wolves at any given time, but another key factor is the length of shorelines—rich in marine offerings.

See more pictures from the October 2015 feature story “Sea Wolves.”

Photograph by Paul Nicklen, National Geographic

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