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Cover: Wild vicuñas grazing on lands of the community of Tambo Cañahuas in the Salinas Aguada Blanca National Reserve, Arequipa, Peru (top), and a female vicuña being held by villagers prior to being shorn (bottom). Fiber obtained from this vicuña will be sold and exported, with proceeds going to the community on whose land it grazes.The vicuña will be released after shearing. Photos by Catherine Teresa Sahley. See pages 98–105.