#GetInvolved: A Campaign to Show Support for America’s Endangered Species Act

In the Senate there's Legislation being proposed that would rewrite the Endanered Species Act. Under Barrasso’s proposal, individual states would be given key authority over the federal program to conserve threatened and endangered species. The Endangered Species Act, passed by Congress four decades ago, is the nation’s safety net for fish, plants ,and wildlife on … Continue reading #GetInvolved: A Campaign to Show Support for America’s Endangered Species Act

Senator from Wyoming has introduced a proposal that would give states more authority over the Endangered Species Act

This article originally appeared in EcoWatch. Senator Barrasso has introduced a proposal that would give states more authority over the Endangered Species Act. Several conservation groups say it would also undermine efforts to save endangered species like manatees (pictured) from extinction. Here's how you can help. Writing an Effective Letter to the Editor (LTE), Writing … Continue reading Senator from Wyoming has introduced a proposal that would give states more authority over the Endangered Species Act

Rachel Tilseth: Ron Johnson’s anti-wolf meeting was dirty politics

Capital Times Wednesday August 30, 2017 Dear Editor: Wisconsinites have been subjected to a great deal of political rhetoric regarding the wolf. All this rhetoric is about instilling hate and fear in order to gain support for delisting of the wolf as endangered. It's best to let scientific fact and public input be the guiding factors … Continue reading Rachel Tilseth: Ron Johnson’s anti-wolf meeting was dirty politics

Urgent action needed for wolves: Persuade Your Senators to Oppose S. 1514…

...that directs the Secretary of the Interior to turn over management of wolves to the state governments. Turning over management to state governments such as Wisconsin would be a death sentence for wolves.  Wisconsin allows the harassment of endangered species: "Wolves are an imperiled species, that are a part of Wisconsin’s wild legacy, and are … Continue reading Urgent action needed for wolves: Persuade Your Senators to Oppose S. 1514…