Maggie Dwier, assistant Mexican wolf recovery coordinator for Fish and Wildlife, carries a wolf from a helicopter to a processing site near Reserve. (Jim Thompson/Albuquerque Journal)
RESERVE – U.S. Fish and Wildlife crews fly above the forests of Catron County in a helicopter. A nearby airplane relays the location of a Mexican gray wolf. Fresh snow has made the animals easier to spot from the air.

“Starting pursuit,” the helicopter crew broadcasts over the radio.

via Wolf Watch » Albuquerque Journal