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Current work in wildlife, rivers, public lands, and climate

Press Releases
Feb 5, 2020
Lawsuit Prompts Suspension of Trump Administration Fracking Leases in Arizona

Guardians and Allies Protect Climate, Water, Wildlife in Legal Win

Climate + Energy
#KeepItInTheGround
Jan 24, 2020
Advocates cry foul as Washington grants taxpayer money to private, anti-wildlife group

WildEarth Guardians asks Washington State Attorney General to investigate grant money that could be used to kill wolves

Wildlife
#DefendCarnivores, #EndTheWarOnWildlife
Jan 23, 2020
Western Rivers Disproportionately Impacted by Trump’s Rollbacks

Legislative fix needed to restore Clean Water Act protections

Rivers
#CORiver, #ForceForNature, #LivingRio, #LivingRivers, #ProtectWhatYouLove, #RethinkRivers
Jan 21, 2020
Federal Protections Sought for Rare Rio Grande Fish

Rio Grande Shiner Threatened by River Mismanagement

Rivers, Wildlife
#EndangeredSpeciesAct, #LivingRio, #LivingRivers, #ProtectWhatYouLove, #RethinkRivers, #RioGrande, #StopExtinction, #WildlandsForWildlife
Jan 17, 2020
New Mexico OKs Widespread Trapping Despite Broad Public Opposition

Game Commission Disregards Perils to Endangered Wolves, Pets

Wildlife
#DefendCarnivores, #EndTheWarOnWildlife, #TrapFreeNM
Jan 17, 2020
Trump Administration Strips Public Participation, Environmental Safeguards from Public Land Grazing Program

Public lands grazing is responsible for destruction of wildlife habitat, streams, and the increase in invasive weeds across the West.

Public Lands
#PublicLandsInPublicHands, #WildlandsForWildlife
Jan 15, 2020
Rio Grande Snowpack About Average

Dry Conditions Mean Less Water for Rivers Come Spring

Rivers
#ForceForNature, #LivingRio, #LivingRivers, #ProtectWhatYouLove, #RethinkRivers, #ReviveTheRio
Jan 13, 2020
Opposition Mounts Against the Lake Powell Pipeline

Green Groups Argue Embattled Colorado River Needs A Reprieve

Rivers
#CORiver, #ForceForNature, #LivingRivers, #ProtectWhatYouLove, #RethinkRivers, #StopExtinction
Jan 9, 2020
Advocates File Multi-State Suit to Protect Climate, Public Health from Fracking

Lawsuit Targets Nearly 2 Million Acres of Oil and Gas Leasing in Five Western States

Climate + Energy
#KeepItInTheGround
Dec 30, 2019
Conservationists call for temporary BLM lead William Perry Pendley to step down

Ninety-one conservation, sportsmen, and faith-based groups, representing more than 3.9 million Americans, submitted letter to Interior Secretary David Bernhardt

Public Lands