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Why two countries want to kill 100,000 beavers
Photo by: AlaskaDispatch

Beavers are native to North America from the Canadian tundra-line to northern Mexico. After a misguided 1946 introduction, the rodents established robust populations in Argentina and Chile. (Ben Goldfarb photo) If you're a boreal toad — or a wood duck, or a brook trout, or a moose — you might owe your life to a beaver. (Kudos, also, on learning to read.) Castor canadensis, the North American beaver,...

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