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  • Feds to hand wolves to states

    A change in the federal Endangered Species Act will give Idaho and Montana more control over threatened gray wolves, but deny the Nez Perce Tribe a role in wolf management.

  • Wolf opponents just don’t get it

    The writer wades into the dispute over wolves in the West, marshalling facts to overcome prejudice against the animals

  • Bears in the backyard, oh my

    The writer says too many grizzlies died last year

  • Western governors take aim at wounded species

    The writer listens to Western governors complain about the Endangered Species Act

  • Wandering into wolf territory

    In his book Vicious: Wolves and Men in America, Jon T. Coleman explores the history of how the wolf was slowly transformed from vermin to be cruelly slaughtered into a noble calendar pinup

  • Wolf pack wiped out for ‘surplus killing’

    Although the Cook pack was destroyed by federal wildlife agents after the wolves killed 70 sheep north of McCall, Idaho, both environmentalists and the Fish and Wildlife Service say the wolf program is doing well

  • For endangered species, survival no longer enough

    Two rulings say the Fish and Wildlife Service needs to take into account endangered species recovery as well as survival when it comes to development

  • Behind the scenes, pressure and doubt

    Two former Fish and Wildlife Service biologists had early doubts about San Diego’s Multiple Species Conservation Program, criticizing the limits of the program’s science and its inability to protect a population of endangered willowy monardella

  • Pygmy-owl may lose protection

    A court ruling may lead to the removal of the endangered status currently assigned to Arizona’s cactus ferruginous pygmy-owls

  • Debate rages over ‘de-listing’ wolves

    Conservationists say it’s too soon for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to declare that wolves are no longer endangered

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