China has added the wolf to its list of protected species. Photo: Shutterstock China has added the wolf to its list of protected species. Photo: Shutterstock
China has added the wolf to its list of protected species. Photo: Shutterstock

China adds 517 species to protected wildlife list

  • Wolf, golden jackal and large-spotted civet among hundreds of animals granted special status in first major shake-up of the inventory for over 30 years
  • Move is part of a revision to the Wildlife Protection Law, which started with a ban on the trade and consumption of wild animals in February last year

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China has added the wolf to its list of protected species. Photo: Shutterstock China has added the wolf to its list of protected species. Photo: Shutterstock
China has added the wolf to its list of protected species. Photo: Shutterstock
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