• Re Introduction Of Wolves Into Maine
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    Reentering the eastern timber wolf into northern Maine. Before the 20 th century the eastern timber wolf lived and thrived in northern and central Maine. A combination of hunting and trapping however killed off most of the indigenous wolves and drove the rest into Canada. The eastern timber wolf stands between 26"- 36" tall, and weighs between 65- 85 pounds for a female and 80- 95 pounds for a male. They stretch from between 5- 6. 5 feet from nose to tale. The eastern timber wolf travels in pac...
  • Wolf Population United States
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    Wolf Population The population of humans directly affects the population of canis lupus (gray wolf) and other wolf species. Some people think wolves are blood-thirsty, savage man killers, but in actuality, the wolf is usually more afraid of us. One of the many things that wolves have been compared to is the lions of Africa (Wexo 6). Lions are gentle and harmless unless provoked or threatened directly, and wolves are the same way. "Like lions, wolves live in groups. Like lions they are meat-eati...
  • Sea Wolf Wolf's Boat
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    Sea Wolf Wolf Larsen was a character in the book who never made it all the way through the book, but he tried very hard. He was a very strong, brutal man with almost no respect for human life. With all the people in the world, one dead person meant nothing to him. He was a patient man and usually kept himself under control. He was surprisingly smart and thoughtful for a pirate who lives on the sea. He loved the sea and knew many things about it, such as how to outwit his brother when he came ne...
  • Cry Wolf Wolves People Stories
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    Christian Morgan English 112 Dr. Levinson-Brubaker 11 December 2000 Why Are We Afraid of Them? : An Explanation of Man's Fear of Wolves Wolf! What is the first thought that enters one's mind upon the utterance of that word? More than likely it is the image of a hairy, razor-sharp toothed beast awaiting the thrill of its next merciless kill. Unfortunately, this stereotypical image has been embalmed within the human psyche of the Western civilization for hundreds of years. Most have never even see...
  • Little Red Riding Hood
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    Little Red Riding Hood The stories "Little Red Riding Hood," by Charles Perrault, and "Little Red Cap," by the Brothers Grimm, are similar and different. Moreover, both stories differ from the American version. The stories have a similar moral at the end, each with a slight twist. This story, in each of its translations, is representative of a girl's loss of innocence, her move from childhood or adolescence into adulthood. The way women are treated within each story is different. Little Red in ...
  • Little Red Riding Hood
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    DRAMA 3020/CHILDERS THEATER SCRIPT # 4 - 5 NONE TRADITIONAL THEATER SCRIPT LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD; ADAPTED FROM A TREASURY OF CHILDRENS LITERATURE AGE GROUP 9 -12 year old adopted by zora alex nevin Cast of Characters: Mother Wolf Little Red Riding Hood Grandmother Wood cutter (EARLY ONE MORNING, LITTLE RED RIDING HOODS MOTHER BAKED SOME CAKES AND OTHER SWEETS IN HER KITCHEN AS LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD WATCHED. SHE BACKED SOME CAKES AND BUTTER IN A SMALL BASKET AND ASKED LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD TO ...
  • Wolves Timber Wolf
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    The grey wolf is one of approximately 35 species belonging to the family Cani dae, which includes the coyote, jackal, fox, and the dog. This family is believed to have originated in North America 38 to 54 million years ago during the Eocene Epoch. Two species- and a varying number of subspecies- of wolves are recognized: the grey, or timber, wolf, once widely distributed in North America, Europe, and Asia; and the red wolf, which now occurs only in Texas and the south-eastern United States. An a...
  • What Is Sheep Boy Wolf Back
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    back in the day their was a little boy who cried wolf over and over again but never was in real danger untill one day about mid day a man came up to him and ask if he had ever tried something called white rhino the boy had no idea what it was or what it did but said yes the man asked if he would join him after they left the wolf came by and stole all the sheep but as for the boy he got so messed up he could not remember what he had done with the sheep went back to his fathers house to tell him w...
  • Animalia Vertebrata Mammalia Carnivora Canidae Canis Lupus And Animal
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    ANIMALIA VERTEBRATA MAMMALIA CARNIVORA CANIDAE CANIS LUPUS AND ANIMALIA VERTEBRATA MAMMALIA CARNIVORA CANIDAE CANIS NIGER Introduction: Any person who has been able to catch a glimpse of any type of wolf is indeed a lucky man. The wolf is one of the earth's most cowardly and fearful animals, and it is so sly and, pardon the expression, foxy, that it is almost a waste of time to try and catch him in any kind of trap. Although he can be cowardly and fearful, he can also be one the most vicious and...
  • The Wolf Man Wolves Wilderness
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    The Wolf Destiny, perhaps from the very beginning, claimed the wolf as a symbol. Has another animal stirred human passions the way the wolf has? Its haunting howl, its incredible stamina, its brilliant eyes, and its superiority as a predator all have been reviled as nefarious, and even demonic, traits. Ironically, these same characteristics have also been revered as belonging to a majestic, and sometimes spiritual, creature - a symbol of the magnificent, untamed wilderness. In truth, the wolf is...
  • Three Little Pigs Bad Wolf
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    November 8, 1999 The Three Little Pigs Once upon a time, there were three little pigs that were kicked out of their birth home by their parents and told to live life on there own. These three little pigs were ready to build their own homes and get secure jobs. The first little pig was lazy, overweight and did not like to work at all. He wanted to take the easy path, and built a house out of straw which could barely support it's own weight. After he was finished building his insecure house of str...
  • The Sea Wolf Larsen Captain Crew
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    The crew of the seal hunting ship the Ghost stood in disbelief as they gazed upon their recently departed first mate. Then a most unusual thing occurred. The captain began yelling at the dead man like a raging storm. Oaths rolled from his lips in a continuous stream. And they were not nice and thoughtful words or mere expressions of indecency. Each word was a blasphemy, and there were many words. It is this lack of remorse for others that defines Wolf Larsen, the antagonist in The Seal Wolf by ...
  • Wolves In Yellowstone Central Idaho
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    Wolves in Yellowstone Wolves used to roam all over North America. As the population grew wolves and human interactions increased. People began to kill wolves. In 1914 the federal government started funding the elimination of all predators from federal lands. By 1940 almost all the wolves in the lower 48 states were killed. By 1967 the timber wolf subspecies Canis lupus lycaon, was listed as an endangered species under the Endangered Species Preservation Act of 1966 (32 Federal Register 4001). A...
  • Pag On Line Internet Wolves Wolf Introduction
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    Outline Thesis: The wolf is worthy of re introduction into nature. I. The early history of wolves in the United States begins. A. The Indians involvement with the wolf is minimal. B. The settlers start the destruction of the wolf. C. The near elimination of the wolf occurs. II. The human perception of the wolf is inaccurate. A. Physical Appearance of wolves is frightening to some people. B. Fables had an impact on humans beliefs toward wolves. C. Christian Beliefs affected the way humans treat...
  • Three Little Pigs House Pig Wolf
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    Matt Danville (Patrick, Catherine, Ryan) English 2 Ms. Fullilove 8/25/00 The Three Little Pigs Omniscient Point of View There once was a mother pig who could no longer bear to keep her little pigs tied up in the house, so she told her three little pigs that it was now time for them to seek their fortune. She warned them that each one should build a house to keep himself safe, thinking of the dangers that were out in the real world especially with each little pig being by himself. Finally, the mo...
  • Gray Wolves In Yellowstone
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    The re introduction of Gray Wolves into Yellowstone has had many positive affects such as controlling the populations of large game and taking out the small week stupid ones. Some farmers complain about them killing cattle but who cares what they think. The gray wolf, also called the timber wolf, is the largest of about 41 wild species within the dog family, Cani dae, of the order Carnivora. All living wolves are considered a single species, Canis lupus. There are 32 recognized subspecies of the...
  • Wolf House Brothers One
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    Where should I begin I guess that I will start with the construction of my house. Winter was coming soon, so my two brothers and I decided to make houses for shelter from the cold. I, being the smart one of the group, decided to make my house out of trusty brick and mortar. I knew that this winter would be a snow filled because of El Ni o and only something as strong as brick would keep me warm and safe. We started construction of our houses. It was only then that I found that my brothers, being...
  • Piglets House The Wolf Porky Wilbur Pig
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    THE THREE PIGS LIFE STORY THE LATEST Once upon a time there lived a wild mad pig who once fell in love with the most intelligent hogs on this side of the stars. These two bores were the hottest couple in the village of Pigs burg far, far, away. They were soon to be married and had TRIPLETS. The mother pig named them Piglet, Porky, and Wilbur. All three of them were quickly up and walking. Soon after while Piglet and Porky were taking up the flute and harmonica Wilbur was doing ALGEBRA. Soon the...
  • Teacher Play Wolf Teachers
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    It was Wednesday we had drama on the 3 rd period we practiced the play called Mala and Rain Seed. At the end of the class our teacher told us that the primary teachers were performing a play at 2 o clock. We had to take permission from our teachers if we could watch the play. Our teacher gave permission and we came down to watch the play. It took time getting started. When it started everyone was silent. The narrator came out and told us what was happening. The first play was red ridding hood. ...
  • Gray Wolf Wolves One Maned
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    The world has several different types of wolves; however, the Gray Wolf, Maned Wolf, and the Artic Wolf are three beautiful breeds that differ in appearance, diet, and location, but each is endangered and misunderstood. The following description of their appearance, diet and location will inform you of there similarities as well as there differences. Gray Wolves are one of the largest in the wolf family. They stand two to three feet tall their bodies are four and a half to six and a half feet lo...