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Ontario First Nation and province to remove caribou from wolf-infested island

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Members of an Ontario First Nation say they plan to continue the relocation of an endangered herd of caribou off a remote island where they're being slaughtered by wolves.
Michipicoten First Nation says it is working with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry to move up to nine caribou from Michipicoten Island to Caribou Island near the U.S. border as soon as the weather permits.
In mid-January, the province relocated nine caribou to the Slate Islands because their population on Michipicoten Island had been decimated by wolves that made their way there several years ago using an...
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