Cascades Carnivore Project •

When members of the Cascades Carnivore Project (CCP) trekked into Mount Rainier National Park, they had high hopes. The conservation team aimed to protect at-risk animals, and they knew Mount Rainier was packed full of ’em. Still, they never expected to run into a critter they thought was long extinct. Photo credit: Bohemian Nomad Picturemakers/CORBIS/Corbis via Getty Images

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