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Black-footed Ferret: The Comeback Kid Celebrates 30 Years of Rediscovery

Contributing Editor Jordan Schaul interviews black-footed ferret wildlife biologist Heather Branvold of the US Fish & Wildlife Service (USFWS). The Black-footed Ferret Recovery Program is celebrating the 30th anniversary of an effort to restore to the wild what was once the most endangered terrestrial mammal on Earth. What is more emblematic of a conservation icon than…