Arizona lawsuit: Plan to recover endangered Mexican wolves is flawed

Arizona lawsuit: Plan to recover endangered Mexican wolves is flawed

From The Westerner Blog U.S. wildlife managers failed to adopt a recovery plan for the endangered Mexican gray wolf that would protect against illegal killings and the consequences of inbreeding, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday by environmentalists. A coalition of environmental groups filed the complaint in federal court in Arizona, marking the latest challenge […]

FWS removes lesser prairie chicken from ESA

FWS removes lesser prairie chicken from ESA

By Mark Ramsey / Heartland Institute On July 20, 2016, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) officially delisted the lesser prairie chicken from the Endangered Species List (ESL). It had previously been listed as “threatened.” The action came 10 months after a judge for the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas […]