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Press Releases
Jul 17, 2019
Court Partially Blocks Summer Grazing on Sensitive Oregon Public Lands

The lands contain important habitat for greater sage grouse and rare redband trout, which is degraded by grazing

Public Lands
#EndangeredSpeciesAct, #WildlandsForWildlife
Jul 15, 2019
1.8 Million Americans Speak Out Against Stripping Federal Protections from Wolves

Federal Proposal Would Halt Wolf Recovery, Allow More Wolf Killing

Wildlife
#EndangeredSpeciesAct
Jul 15, 2019
Lawsuit Challenges Fracking Leases Threatening Northern Arizona Groundwater

Leases would industrialize public lands, and threaten to pollute air and water in the region’s most important aquifer

Climate + Energy
Jul 10, 2019
Governments, Groups Challenge Federal Government’s Response to Chaco Court Ruling

Call on BLM to Reject Flawed Analyses and Meaningfully Engage Public in Greater Chaco Fracking Decisions

Climate + Energy
#GreaterChaco, #KeepItInTheGround
Jul 10, 2019
Forest Service upholds decision to cancel grazing permit of convicted wolf killer

Regional Supervisor: “You are being held accountable for your own actions”

Wildlife
#DefendCarnivores
Jul 9, 2019
Doña Ana County Commission approves controversial wildlife contract

New reporting requirements added, but traps, poisons, aerial gunning remain permissible

Wildlife
#EndTheWarOnWildlife
Jul 5, 2019
Legal Action Taken to Save Critical Habitat of Endangered New Mexico Meadow Jumping Mice

The species is severely threatened by habitat destruction, and only a few isolated populations remain.

Public Lands, Wildlife
#EndangeredSpeciesAct, #WildlandsForWildlife
Jul 3, 2019
Lawsuit Seeks to Block Colorado Coal Mine Expansion Threatening Climate, National Forest

Trump Administration Illegally Authorized Expansion of Arch Coal’s West Elk Mine

Climate + Energy
#KeepItInTheGround
Jul 1, 2019
People’s Contract for Coexistence with Wildlife Launched

In response to the upcoming contract renewal with federal agency Wildlife Services, New Mexico conservation groups are launching a People’s Contract for Coexistence with Wildlife that prioritizes humane treatment of our wild neighbors.

Wildlife
#EndTheWarOnWildlife
Jun 28, 2019
Trump Plan for Southwestern Colorado Pushes Fossil Fuel Expansion, Undermines State’s Climate Law

Communities Speak Out Against Final Resource Plan

Climate + Energy
#KeepItInTheGround