California Trout Stocking Ban

It’s easy to get outraged over this lawsuit and settlement if one doesn’t know the history and, especially, since the Pacific River Council and the Center for Biological Diversity shut down Paiute cutthroat trout restoration, having ignored peer-reviewed literature and, instead, swallowed


Bison Range Deal Cedes “Inherently Federal” Functions and Bars Public Oversight

Washington, DC — A Bush administration deal giving operational control over the National Bison Range to a Montana tribe for the next three years is illegal, according to a federal lawsuit filed

Sea Bass (???) Fishery Thrives After Crash

Good piece, but newspapers should let city-bound, know-nothing editors write headlines for fish stories.

Habitat For The Declining Cerulean Warbler And Other Wildlife Conserved In Ozarks

(Washington, D.C. – December 10, 2008) A coalition including American Bird Conservancy, the state of Missouri, The Nature Conservancy, and the Missouri Conservation Heritage Foundation has protected 80 acres containing important floodplain habitat in the watershed of the Current River, one of

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BLM Defers Utah Lands from Drilling Following TRCP Protest

100,000-plus acres withdrawn from energy lease sale in the wake of strenuous objections by sportsmen

WASHINGTON – A decision late Friday by the Bureau of Land Management to withdraw more than 100,000 acres of controversial energy leases from its Dec. 19 sale in Utah removes valuable fish

Polar Bears Left Unprotected

In the latest in a series of parting shots at our imperiled wildlife, officials in the Bush/Cheney Administration today announced that they will deny America’s vanishing polar bears desperately needed protections under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).

Polar bears are already drowning