posted on September 25, 2015 at 6:09 PM
Federal officials this week announced that recent conversation efforts have eased threats to the greater sage-grouse enough that the rangeland bird will not be placed on the Endangered Species List.
posted on February 20, 2015 at 2:43 PM
The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia reinstated Federal protections for wolves in the western Great Lakes region on December 19, 2014. The US Fish and Wildlife Service published its rule on the decision Friday.
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.
posted on November 7, 2014 at 4:50 PM
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...
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.
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.
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.