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Greedy Ranchers, are trying to skirt the ESL by claiming Wolves are a non-native species in Oregon! 

These Rancher groups are beyond behind the curve.... does either Oregon Cattlemen’s Association and the Oregon Farm Bureau Federation know what DNA studies are? Later this year the Oregon Court of Appeals will consider whether it was lawful for the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission to remove the gray wolf from the state’s endangered species list in late 2015. Disagreeing with the wolf’s delisting, three environmentalist groups challenged it last year. PLF represents the Oregon Cattlemen’s Association and the Oregon Farm Bureau Federation as intervenors defending the delisting, and today we filed [...]

Rare red wolf found shot to death; feds, wildlife group offering $5K reward for information 

  The red wolf was found dead Dec. 21 in the Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge. An examination indicated it was likely killed by a gunshot on Dec. 19. PLYMOUTH, N.C. Federal authorities are offering a hefty reward to find out who shot and killed a rare red wolf just before Christmas. Red wolves are a protected species. Information leading to an arrest could bring a reward of $2,500, according to a news release from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Please Note: Protect The Wolves is not publishing this to bring attention to Defenders of Cows, but a Wolf [...]

By | 2016-12-30T14:55:09+00:00 December 30th, 2016|IUCNCongress, Protect Red Wolves, Protect The Wolves|1 Comment

Poor FWS decision dooms North Carolina’s red wolves 

Here is another example that all Wolves need our Tribal Support! We can not do this alone people... we need your support... Wolves Everywhere need our Tribal Support as shown already by big Conservation Groups that have already bailed out on the Red Wolves. Last week, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service released its plan for the future of the red wolf recovery program in North Carolina. Rather than confront the real challenges facing the effort to recover the world’s most endangered wolf species, FWS instead presented a roadmap for a disastrous retreat, announcing that it was going to try [...]

‘Red Wolf Revival’ film screening looks at ways to protect endangered species 

An event aimed at supporting red wolves is scheduled tonight, June 23, at St. Timothy's Episcopal Church on Signal Mountain. Reflection Riding Arboretum and Nature Center and Wild South will join forces for a film screening and reception to celebrate the last red wolves left in the world and discuss ways to increase the fast-dwindling population. The reception begins at 6:30 p.m.; the two films will be screened at 7:15 p.m. "Red Wolf Revival," a documentary by Roshan Patel, focuses on the current endangered status of red wolves. The short film "How Wolves Change Rivers" looks at how wolves help [...]

By | 2016-06-23T15:26:58+00:00 June 23rd, 2016|North Carolina|0 Comments