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Sep 11, 2020
Idaho documents reveal weeks-old wolf pups among 570 maimed, slaughtered wolves

An individual may now kill 30 wolves per year in Idaho

Wildlife
#DefendCarnivores, #EndTheWarOnWildlife, #EndangeredSpeciesAct, #StopExtinction
Sep 4, 2020
Good News for Wolves in Washington

Governor Inslee approves advocate appeal, requiring the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife to consider better rules for the state’s wolves through the transparent rulemaking process

Wildlife
#DefendCarnivores, #EndTheWarOnWildlife, #StopExtinction, #WildlandsForWildlife
Sep 4, 2020
Trump administration launches new attack on critical habitat to continue weakening the Endangered Species Act

Combined with a July 31 proposal, these rollbacks would essentially eviscerate the ESA’s ability to protect habitat for threatened and endangered species

Wildlife
#EndangeredSpeciesAct, #StopExtinction
Sep 1, 2020
Trump Administration Sued for Failing to Protect Nassau Grouper Habitat

Florida, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands Nearshore Waters Need Safeguards

Wildlife
#EndangeredSpeciesAct, #StopExtinction
Aug 19, 2020
Trump Administration Expands Hunting and Fishing in Wildlife Refuges

Decision needlessly puts imperiled wildlife at risk

Public Lands, Rivers, Wildlife
#EndTheWarOnWildlife, #EndangeredSpeciesAct, #LivingRio, #LivingRivers, #RioGrande, #StopExtinction, #WildlandsForWildlife
Aug 17, 2020
Sweeping Win for Salmon and Steelhead on the Willamette River

Court finds Army Corps’ dam operations harm salmon and violate the Endangered Species Act

Rivers, Wildlife
#EndangeredSpeciesAct, #ForceForNature, #LivingRivers, #RethinkRivers
Aug 13, 2020
Gov. Inslee Urged to Act After Washington Wolf Advisor’s Removal

Critic of Wildlife Department Removed Day Before Scheduled Meetings on Revisions to Wolf-killing Protocols

Wildlife
#DefendCarnivores, #EndTheWarOnWildlife, #EndangeredSpeciesAct, #PressStatement, #StopExtinction, #WildlandsForWildlife
Aug 5, 2020
Conservationists to Federal Agencies: Restore Protections for Imperiled Wildlife in the Flathead National Forest

Flathead Forest Plan favors resource extraction over grizzly bears, Canada lynx, wolverine, and bull trout

Public Lands, Wildlife
#DefendCarnivores, #EcosystemRestoration, #ProtectNEPA, #Rewilding, #StopExtinction, #WildlandsForWildlife
Aug 3, 2020
Conservationists Intervene to Oppose New Dam Project Near the Grand Canyon

New hydropower project would harm Little Colorado River and endangered species

Rivers, Wildlife
#CORiver, #LivingRivers, #ProtectWhatYouLove, #RethinkRivers, #StopExtinction
Jul 31, 2020
Trump Administration Proposes Yet Another Rollback to the Endangered Species Act

Narrowing the definition of habitat will make it harder to restore degraded areas in order to recover species

Wildlife
#EndangeredSpeciesAct, #StopExtinction