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Gray Wolves Endangered Species

A Victory to Be Celebrated During the Long and Drawn Out War on Wolves

Jamie Rappaport Clark | Posted 10.02.2014 | Green
Jamie Rappaport Clark

Wyoming's wolf management plan was found to be inadequate. Now Wyoming must go back and revise its management plan and the Service must provide an opportunity for additional public comment.

The Future of Conservation and the Tragedy of Triage

Michael Paul Nelson | Posted 11.23.2014 | Green
Michael Paul Nelson

Because the ESA is a flagship of conservation legislation, one can expect this new meaning to influence the direction of conservation far beyond the formal purview of the ESA.

The War Against Wolves and Wildlife: Time to Stop the Killing

Camilla Fox | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Camilla Fox

What is perhaps most disquieting about the photograph is the vigilante feel that echoes a lynch mob -- dehumanize, vilify, and murder. Wolves are now reviled and persecuted in a land where they once roamed wild and free prior to European colonization.

Wolves Should Remain on Endangered Species List

Richard Steiner | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Richard Steiner

Even those in our national parks are hunted and trapped when they cross invisible boundaries, leading to the disintegration of family groups. And ignorant wildlife policies of western state governments continue to sanction the indiscriminate wolf killing that symbolized the wild west of the 19th century.

USFWS Abandons Gray Wolves

Leda Huta | Posted 08.07.2013 | Green
Leda Huta

Does science call for walking away from protecting wolves across the country?

Federal Government To Propose Lifting Wolf Protections

AP | By MATTHEW BROWN and JOHN FLESHER | Posted 08.07.2013 | Green

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Obama administration on Friday proposed lifting most remaining federal protections for gray wolves across the Lower 48 st...

Lawmakers Push To Take Gray Wolf Off Endangered Species List

The Huffington Post | Lucia Graves | Posted 03.25.2013 | Green

More than 70 members of Congress wrote to the Obama administration last week requesting that the gray wolf be removed from the endangered species list...

After Losing Endangered Status, Gray Wolves Shot And Killed Near Yellowstone

AP | By MATTHEW BROWN | Posted 02.09.2013 | Green

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The shooting of collared gray wolves from Yellowstone National Park is prompting Montana wildlife commissioners to consider n...

It's Time to Return Wolves to the West Coast

Noah Greenwald | Posted 04.30.2012 | Green
Noah Greenwald

Nearly 60 wolves have moved into Oregon and Washington in recent years. And, in late December, one of those wolves made its way into northern California -- sparking new hopes that wolves may eventually recolonize some of their historic habitat in the Golden State.

Lone Wolf In California Inspires Conservationist Push

Reuters | Posted 04.29.2012 | Green

By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES, Feb 27 (Reuters) - A lone gray wolf known as OR-7 has made California home for only two months, but ...

New Plan Would Let Wyoming Ranchers Shoot Gray Wolves On Sight

AP | By BEN NEARY | Posted 10.04.2011 | Green

CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- Wyoming ranchers and hunters fed up with wolves attacking livestock and other wildlife would be able to shoot the predators on sight...

Wolves Exterminated on Alaska Military Base

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 05.30.2011 | Green
Alaska Dispatch News

Some dog owners became frightened when wolves threatened their pets, and state wildlife officials began to get increasingly nervous about the lack of respect wolves were showing the pet owners.

The Big Bad Wolf Makes Good: The Yellowstone Success Story and Those Who Want to Kill It

Chip Ward | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Chip Ward

At public hearings across the rural West wherever wolves are rebounding, near-hysterical locals claim that their children will be carried off from their yards by those awful beasts set loose by evil Obamacrats.

The Greatest Comeback Stories Of The Decade (PICTURES)

Huffington Post | Lindsay Armstrong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

There is nothing like a good comeback story to lift the spirits and renew your hope in the seemingly impossible. These eleven, amazing animals were al...

That Glass is Pretty Full: Why Yesterday's Wolf Ruling is (Mostly) Good News

Andrew Wetzler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Andrew Wetzler

Yesterday, a judge gave the Obama Administration a chance to start over in protecting wolves. I hope the president seizes it.

Green News Report - July 2, 2009 (Audio)

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

IN TODAY'S AUDIO REPORT: California wins one for a change; Where's the beef? Recalled!; Did EPA suppress study from global warming skeptic?... PLUS:...

Bush Administration to Strip Wolves of Federal Protection... Except for Wyoming

Andrew Wetzler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Andrew Wetzler

With a viable population of this American icon so close to being a reality, we simply cannot allow the Bush Administration to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory as they slink out the door.

Help Wolves In Greater Yellowstone

Cindy Letchworth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Cindy Letchworth

With gray wolf populations estimated to be below 2-3000, scientists believe it will be nearly impossible for the wolves to sustain long-term health should federal protections be lifted.

Palin Shows No Love for Baby Wolves

Cheri Shankar | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Cheri Shankar

Palin has used her position as governor to ensure that the cruel and unsportsmanlike practice of aerial hunting of wolves continues in Alaska.

A Heartbeat Away from Disaster for Animals?

Michael Markarian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Michael Markarian

Last night in the Twin Cities, the GOP conventioneers were officially introduced to their vice presidential candidate who is, as Fred Thompson said, "...

Sarah Palin's Cruel Streak

Glenn Hurowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Glenn Hurowitz

One of Palin's first acts in office was to put a $150 bounty on the heads of her state's wolves, allegedly with the goal of increasing the moose and caribou population.

Unearthed: News of the Week the Mainstream Media Forgot to Report

Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. and Brendan DeMelle

Ashcroft claims waterboarding isn't torture, Green energy sector jobs surge, Ford offers more fuel efficient vehicles in the U.S., and the White House tries to define contraception as abortion.

Who's Afraid Of The Big Bad Protected Wolf?

New York Times | KIRK JOHNSON | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Sheltered for many years by federal species protection law, the gray wolves of the West are about to step out onto the high wire of life in the real w...