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From restoring grizzly bears’ Endangered Species Act protections to exposing the dirty dealings of the coal industry and beyond, WildEarth Guardians is a force for nature in the American West. We use the legal system to protect vulnerable lands, wildlife, and communities from threats of all kinds. Learn more.
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Colorado, like most western states, was once a haven for an incredible array of wildlife including native carnivores like wolves, grizzly bears, Canada lynx, and wolverines. The government-sanctioned and funded war on wildlife over the last two centuries rendered many of these species either extinct in the Centennial State or barely hanging on.Read more >
Tens of millions of acres of federal public lands were already offered for oil and gas development by the Donald Trump administration. But if a group of Republican senators gets its way, the federal government will have no say at all in whether to allow future drilling and mining on many of the lands it owns.Read more >