Wolverines http://kplu.org en Wolverines stage comeback in Northwest, but for how long? http://kplu.org/post/wolverines-stage-comeback-northwest-how-long <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-955597.mp3</p><p>One of the rarest mammals in North America is staging a comeback here in the Northwest. Wildlife biologists have tracked wolverines on mountainsides where they haven&#39;t been seen in many decades. But several new studies also <a href="http://www2.ucar.edu/news/3783/wolverine-population-threatened-climate-change ">suggest the recovery could be short lived</a> if mountain snowlines retreat due to global warming.</p><p> Thu, 03 Mar 2011 16:47:10 +0000 Tom Banse & KPLU News Staff 922 at http://kplu.org Wolverines stage comeback in Northwest, but for how long?