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Jeff Wilson and Dan Haskell are trapping pine martens in Minnesota for relocation to northern Wisconsin. (Photo by Barbara Jean Johnson)

There are places where some wildlife that once thrived, are now gone. In Wisconsin, the Pine Marten has been wiped out. The shy animal looks a bit like a ferret. Pine Martens are members of the weasel family. Barbara Jean Johnson went out with researchers to see how they're bringing Pine Martens back to northern Wisconsin:

Wikipedia's page on the pine marten

A video of a pine marten

Producer: Barbara Jean Johnson
Release Date: November 26, 2009
Running Time: 3:36

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