In the late 1800s, extensive wolf extermination campaigns eliminated the species from Washington's Olympic Peninsula. But now, after more than a hundred years, wolves are slowly returning to the area.
Maybe the wolves are Twilight fans coming to pay homage to the town where Bella and Edward live, but not everyone is happy to have this them visit the area. State officials are currently debating whether or not to allow the wolves to inhabit the forests or allow them to be hunted.
There's an online petition to ask Washington's Governor Chris Gregoire to allow the wolves to enter the state once again. Which side of the wolf debate are you on?
On the fictional werewolves side, it was recently announced that 'New Moon' is coming to DVD on March 20. Here's a behind-the-scenes featurette about the CGI technology used to create the wolves in the movie.