Gray Wolves Need Your Help…

Congress's Fiscal Year 18 spending bill has provisions that will remove ESA protections for gray wolves in the Great Lakes. In Congress both the House and Senate versions include language that will remove federal Endangered Species Act protections for gray wolves in Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. Further, the provision would bar judicial review of … Continue reading Gray Wolves Need Your Help…

Protecting wolves: Activism with ‘Heart’ 

The Grand Teacher or The Big Bad Wolf Can Native American activism and ancient wisdom save the wolves? Source JACKSON HOLE, WY – Last summer Roger Dobson, a tribal spokesman for advocacy group Protect the Wolves, spent two months in Yellowstone observing and videotaping 911M, an old pepper-gray wolf with sparkling eyes. He watched the blacktail … Continue reading Protecting wolves: Activism with ‘Heart’ 

The Governor of Wyoming takes aim at the Endangered Species Act…

 (Governor Mead) he added that Wyoming “can’t be a zoo for endangered species” and said the Endangered Species Act is not just bad for Wyoming, but the country. “It’s not good industry, it’s not good for business and, quite frankly, it’s not good for the species,” Mead said. Read full story here http://bit.ly/2rOwMWB  It's become … Continue reading The Governor of Wyoming takes aim at the Endangered Species Act…

Urgent: Action needed for wolves in the Great Lakes & Wyoming

A new bill is being drafted in the House of Representatives; a bill to provide for the preservation of sportsmen’s heritage and enhance recreation opportunities on Federal land, and for other purposes. This bill is yet another attack on the gray wolf in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan & Wyoming. This Act may be cited as the … Continue reading Urgent: Action needed for wolves in the Great Lakes & Wyoming

Twelve year old Canyon pack alpha female’s life ended with a shot from a poacher…

...Sad news for Yellowstone wolves. The 12-year-old Canyon pack alpha female who died last month was shot by a poacher close to the northern park boundary. Preliminary Necropsy Results Reveal Well-Known Wolf Shot Date: May 11, 2017  Contact: Morgan Warthin, (307) 344-2015  MAMMOTH HOT SPRINGS, WY – Preliminary results from the necropsy of the Canyon … Continue reading Twelve year old Canyon pack alpha female’s life ended with a shot from a poacher…

Wolves in Wyoming face uncertain future as ESA comes under attack

For almost two centuries, American gray wolves, vilified in fact as well as fiction, were the victims of vicious government extermination programs. By the time the Endangered Species Act was passed in 1973, only a few hundred of these once-great predators were left in the lower 48 states.  ~Lydia Millet  Source A U.S. appeals court … Continue reading Wolves in Wyoming face uncertain future as ESA comes under attack

Action Alert: politicians from four states pressuring House Speaker Paul Ryan for a fast floor vote 

Call House Speaker Paul Ryan Phone: (202) 225-0600 In congress politicians from Wisconsin, Wyoming, Michigan and Minnesota are using propaganda to pressure congress to hold a fast floor vote to take wolves off the endangered list, which would allow farmers to kill the animals if they threaten their livestock.  Out of 3.5 million head of … Continue reading Action Alert: politicians from four states pressuring House Speaker Paul Ryan for a fast floor vote 

Action Alert: Stop the War on Wolves Act 

Senators from Midwest introduce bill to strip protections from endangered gray wolves. The legislation would stop citizens right to challenge this legislation in a court of law. There are currently two bills in congress that call to delist the wolf in three states, S. 164 (Senate) introduced on 01/17/2017 by Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI) and H.R. … Continue reading Action Alert: Stop the War on Wolves Act 

From Earthjustice: Congress Unleashes War on Wolves

Earthjustice  January 18, 2017 Senators from Midwest and Wyoming introduce bill to strip protections from endangered gray wolves Washington, D.C. — Senators from Minnesota, Wisconsin and Wyoming yesterday introduced the “War on Wolves Act,” a companion bill to legislation introduced last week in the House that would strip federal protections from wolves and allow trophy … Continue reading From Earthjustice: Congress Unleashes War on Wolves

Wolf delisting legislation looms in congress: please contact your representatives in congress

In the news from: Green Bay Press-Gazette Wisconsin senators Ron Johnson (R) and Tammy Baldwin (D) have joined Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) and Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) to introduce legislation that would remove protections for wolves in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan and Wyoming under the federal Endangered Species Act. If successful, the effort would return wolf management … Continue reading Wolf delisting legislation looms in congress: please contact your representatives in congress