Rare Wolverine Found in Michigan, the 'Wolverine State'

NPR's Melissa Block talks with Ray Rustem of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources about the wolverine that was discovered in Michigan on Tuesday. Despite having a university football team named after the animal — and at one point, acquiring the nickname during a 19th-century feud with Ohio — there has actually never been evidence of wolverines in Michigan, until now.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

Support comes from: