Endangered Species Act!

National Geographic reports The U.S. Endangered Species Act has saved more than 200 species from extinction—but business and political interests want to scuttle it. Read story at Inside the Effort to Kill Protections for Endangered Animals

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Lawsuit to stop wildlife killing in Idaho!

Center for Biological Diversity News Release Lawsuit Asks Court to Halt Federal Wildlife Killing in Idaho New Lawsuit Seeks to Stop Wildlife Services From Exterminating Native Wildlife BOISE, Idaho— Conservation groups filed a lawsuit in federal court today to stop the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s wildlife-killing agency from shooting, trapping, and poisoning Idaho’s wild animals. […]

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Federal Government Carnivore Destruction

Western Environmental Law Center Press Release 4/12/17 Federal Wildlife Killing Program Sued Over Carnivore Killing in Colorado Conservationists sued the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Wildlife Services today over its carnivore-killing program in Colorado. Included in the larger program are controversial plans to kill up to 120 mountain lions and black bears in Colorado in a misguided […]

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