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Press Releases

Below are Defenders' ten most recent press releases.
May 23, 2017

El gobierno de Trump publicó el día hoy su presupuesto para el año fiscal del 2018 que incluye financiamiento para la extensión del muro en la frontera entre Estados Unidos y México.

May 23, 2017

The Trump administration released its FY 2018 budget proposal today, which includes funding for an expansion of the U.S.-Mexico border wall.

May 23, 2017

President Trump has released the administration’s proposed budget.

May 18, 2017

The Senate EPW Committee is holding a hearing on the nomination of David Bernhardt for Deputy Secretary of the Interior.

May 17, 2017
Orca, © Sethakan/istockphoto

June marks the 11th annual Orca Awareness Month in Washington state and second annual in Oregon and British Columbia.

May 17, 2017

Defenders of Wildlife’s president and CEO, Jamie Rappaport Clark, was awarded the National Audubon Society’s Rachel Carson Award.

May 12, 2017
Gray Wolf, © Angelique Rea

A female wolf in Yellowstone National Park was illegally shot last month, according to necropsy results released by the National Park Service.

May 4, 2017
Mexican gray wolf, © California Wolf Center

State of New Mexico issues 'Sophie's Choice' permit.

May 3, 2017
walrus, © Joel Garlich-Miller/USFWS

Conservation and Alaska Native groups today filed a lawsuit against President Trump

May 1, 2017
WHICH OF THESE DOES NOT BELONG IN A NATIONAL DEFENSE BILL?

Congress has reached a deal on a 2017 omnibus spending bill.

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