Fish and Game camera captures elusive wolverine near McCall

Thanks to a series of popular superhero films, “wolverine” is perhaps better known as the stuff of X-Men comics. But in the Idaho mountains, it’s a secretive member of the weasel family, a ferocious animal that biologists struggle to study thanks to its elusive nature.

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Wolverine and marten caught on camera in Idaho

Idaho Fish and Game cameras caught an elusive wolverine eating from a frozen deer leg placed about 12 miles northeast of McCall as bait. The animals, part of the weasel family, are being studied across Idaho, Montana, Wyoming and Washington as researchers try to figure out how many of the secretive animals share our states.
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