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September 10, 2012
Conservation groups announce legal challenge to the federal government’s removal of Endangered Species Act protections for Wyoming wolves.
August 31, 2012
Today the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced that it is publishing its final delisting rule to strip federal protections for gray wolves in Wyoming, allowing he state to engage in widespread wolf killing programs.
August 21, 2012
The Center for Biological Diversity and Defenders of Wildlife filed a lawsuit today against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over the agency’s denial of Endangered Species Act protection to cactus ferruginous pygmy owls.
August 20, 2012
Groups launch fence incentive program to help Yellowstone-area landowners mitigate concerns with free-roaming bison
August 14, 2012
Twenty-four groups send letter to President Barack Obama asking for continued Endangered Species Act protection for wolves in the Pacific Northwest.
July 25, 2012
The Departments of the Interior and Energy released a final plan for solar energy development on public lands in the West, marking a historic milestone in our nation’s effort to accelerate environmentally responsible renewable energy generation that will create jobs, reduce greenhouse gases, and contribute to national energy security.
July 12, 2012
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks approves wolf trapping, triples bag limit, eliminates quotas for 2012-2013 wolf hunting season.
July 12, 2012
House Ag Committee approves major cuts to conservation funding and damaging policy changes in 2012 Farm Bill.
June 29, 2012
Obama administration to ramp up drilling in Arctic Ocean. Interior Department released 5-year offshore drilling plan.
June 28, 2012
Defenders filed a petition to extend protections for North Atlantic right whales from boat collisions