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Press Releases
Dec 5, 2023
Massive petition delivery seeks freedom for lobos

WildEarth Guardians will deliver a petition—signed by over 8,500 people who want to see Asha the lobo continue to roam freely in northern New Mexico—to Governor Lujan Grisham.

Wildlife
#DefendCarnivores, #ForceForNature, #PressStatement, #StopExtinction, #WildlandsForWildlife
Nov 29, 2023
Asha’s visit to northern New Mexico offers hope for recovery

Groups applaud agencies for letting Mexican gray wolf roam north of Interstate 40

Wildlife
#ForceForNature, #PressStatement
Nov 29, 2023
Wolverines listed as “threatened” under Endangered Species Act after 20-year conservation effort

“The wolverine has been clawing for survival for far too long,” said Lindsay Larris, wildlife program director with WildEarth Guardians

Wildlife
#EndangeredSpeciesAct, #ForceForNature, #PressStatement, #StopExtinction
Nov 21, 2023
Conservation groups express support for the community of Sweet Home, clean water, and native fish in Willamette River Basin

We strongly support efforts to provide relief for impacted communities

Rivers, Wildlife
#PressStatement
Nov 21, 2023
Court grants temporary relief for threatened grizzly bears

Judge issues interim ban on wolf trapping in Montana grizzly bear habitat while lawsuit proceeds

Legal Victory, Wildlife
#DefendCarnivores, #EndTheWarOnWildlife, #EndangeredSpeciesAct, #PressStatement, #WildlandsForWildlife
Nov 17, 2023
Courts orders federal agencies to reconsider highway through Red Cliffs National Conservation Area

The region is home to important populations of the threatened Mojave desert tortoise and other at-risk plants and animals.

Public Lands
#ForceForNature, #PressStatement, #ProtectWhatYouLove
Nov 16, 2023
Monitoring reveals hundreds of livestock trespassing in Valles Caldera National Preserve

Near constant illegal presence of livestock in endangered species habitat threatens protected watersheds

Public Lands
#EcosystemRestoration, #ForceForNature, #PressStatement, #WildlandsForWildlife
Nov 14, 2023
Greater Chaco Coalition calls on administration to follow through with “Honoring Chaco”

Advocates urge Secretary Haaland to re-commit to the “Honoring Chaco Initiative” to protect community health, well-being and the broader landscape

Climate + Energy, Public Lands
#ForceForNature, #FrackOffChaco, #GreaterChaco
Nov 7, 2023
Advocates urge agencies to let Mexican gray wolf ‘Asha’ roam free

Female lobo is currently in the Jemez Mountains of northern New Mexico

Wildlife
#EndTheWarOnWildlife, #ForceForNature, #PressStatement
Nov 3, 2023
Forest Service proposes unprecedented logging of mature and old-growth forests in western Colorado

The groups also raised concerns about the plan’s failure to address the myriad needs of plants and animals that depend on the forests.

Public Lands
#Climate Forests, #ForceForNature, #PressStatement