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1822

Bounties paid for gray wolves were discontinued

Other events that happened on or around 1822

1900

Buffalo, elk, gray wolf and passenger pigeon had all disappeared from West Virginia

Other events that happened on or around 1900

1924

Mountain lions were declared extinct

Other events that happened on or around 1924

1971

Wild boars were released by the Department of Natural Resources as a game species for reclaimed surface mines

Other events that happened on or around 1971

1986

The pygmy shrew was first reported in Canaan Valley

Other events that happened on or around 1986


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