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        The Comeback Kits: Saving California’s Island Foxes

        For a few years, the island fox, seen above, was a rare find in the wild. But thanks to speedy conservation efforts, the tiny West Coast relative of the mainland gray fox is on the rebound. In fact, since the Endangered Species Act was first enacted in 1973, the island fox has shown the fastest recovery of any endangered mammal, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

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