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An American marten in the snow in Yellowstone National Park.

Read all the compelling stories in the new issue of National Wildlife!

  • Lisa Moore, Editorial Director
  • National Wildlife
  • Feb 01, 2021

On the cover: Luxuriant fur helps insulate a young American marten in Wyoming’s Yellowstone National Park. Martens are among many animals that hunt and keep warm within tunnels under the snow, a realm called the subnivium. Photograph by Tim Auer

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