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Some Gray Wolves to be Returned to Endangered List

posted on December 24, 2014 at 3:48 PM

A federal judge on Friday threw out an Obama administration decision to remove gray wolves in the western Great Lakes region from the endangered species list — a decision that will ban further wolf hunting and trapping in three states. Full Story

Western Ranchers, Communities Worry about Grouse Declaration

posted on November 7, 2014 at 4:50 PM

Western Ranchers, Communities Worry about Grouse Declaration
Western ranchers, as well as energy companies and recreational users, stand to lose access to some western federal lands – at least during certain times of the year - if the greater sage-grouse is listed as a threatened or endangered species next... Full Story

Feds: Small Oregon, California fish no longer endangered

posted on February 21, 2014 at 2:35 PM

A small fish found in desert creeks of Southern Oregon and Northern California has recovered enough to get off the endangered species list, federal biologists said Wednesday. Full Story

Government Moves Towards Removing Protection Status For The Grey Wolf

posted on June 14, 2013 at 2:05 PM

The wolf's resurgence has been unpopular among ranchers and others unhappy about attacks on livestock and popular sport animals. Full Story

Texas Drought Could Threaten Endangered Species

posted on September 2, 2011 at 3:34 PM

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- Federal officials are readying plans to evacuate a small number of endangered species in Texas as a severe drought lowers water levels and threatens the survival of rare wildlife in the state's huge ecosystem. Months with... Full Story

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