On Wednesday January 10th the Committee on Natural Resources & Sporting Heritage held a Public Hearing on Assembly Bill 712. Assembly Bill 712 is legislation not guided by or based on good sense. This bill ties the hands of local law enforcement from assisting federal authorities in any investigation into the illegal killing of Wisconsin’s […]Read More Ill conceived Assembly Bill 712 Takes a Nose-Dive in Public Hearing
In congress several lawmakers are working on legislation to delist wolves in Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota & Wyoming. This legislation by Senator Ron Johnson (D-WI) calls for delisting of wolves. A brief History on wolf delisting. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service removed federal protections for gray wolves in 2012 and turned over state management. Shortly after the […]Read More Tell congress to stop the attacks on the Endangered Species Act: please take action for wolves
Editorial Board, Editorial: Federal legislation a threat to wolves and wilderness March 11, 2016 If you think the problem with modern America is that there are too many wolves, a bill passed in February by the U.S. House of Representatives probably made your day. If you think there has been more than enough killing of […]Read More The Chicago Tribune Weighs in on the Share Act
Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI) introduced an amendment that would remove wolves from federal Endangered Species Act protections in four states and no judicial review. This is the second anti-wolf bill to be introduced in the senate. The first is the Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act. Both of these bills call for delisting wolves in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan […]Read More Take Action- There are two anti-wolf bills in the senate.
January 20, 2016 anti-wolf legislation is on the move again in congress. The Detroit Free Press reports Senate panel backs bill to drop wolf protections. By Matthew Daly, Associated Press 2:27 p.m. EST January 20, 2016 WASHINGTON — A Senate committee has approved a Republican amendment to strip federal protection from gray wolves in three Great […]Read More Action Alert – for wolves in the Great Lakes and Wyoming states: Senate panel backs bill to drop wolf protections
Please take action for wolves this Thursday. Tell your congressional representative to… Please oppose any legislation that removes federal protection for wolves in Wyoming and the Great Lakes States. If you prefer to email your representative… Email your representative with this easy to use form Democracy.io If you prefer to send a tweet to the […]Read More Take Action for Wolves This Thursday