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Ashley Judd Says Stop The Killing- TAKE ACTION BY MARCH 5th FOR WOLVES !
Animals  (tags: ashley judd, defenders of the wild, wolves, massacred, slaughtered, disappearing, advocates, outrage, legalisation, protection, survival )

- 2096 days ago -
Right now, the wolves we've fought so hard to return to the Greater Yellowstone and the northern Rockies are dying- victims of the Obama administration's decision to prematurely eliminate life-saving federal protections these magnificent animals need to
More Than 145,000 Speak Out Against Corporate Sponsored Wolf Killing Contests
Animals  (tags: defenders of the wild, wolf advocates, campaign, against cabelas, wolf killing contests, cruelty )

- 2097 days ago -
As of today, more than 145,000 people have joined Defenders of Wildlife in calling on Cabela's and Sportsman's Warehouse to end their sponsorship of predator derbies in which contestants in Idaho this winter vied to kill wildlife for points and prizes
Idaho Approves Wolf Hunts, Wolf Advocates Decry the Decision
Animals  (tags: idaho wolf massacre, next week, wolves slaughtered, wolf advocates, cruelty, defenders of the wild )

- 2292 days ago -
They pulled the trigger, as expected: Idaho's Fish and Game Commission yesterday approved the first wolf hunt in the state-and in the Lower 48. According to a story in the Spokesman-Review by Betsy Z. Russell, Idaho will start selling tags at 10 a.m. on
Take Action: Defenders of Wildlife Calendar Vote- PLEASE VOTE on Which COVER PHOTO
Animals  (tags: defenders of the wild, voting, cover photo, wild animals, selection, 1 million people )

- 2436 days ago -
Help us choose the cover photo for our 2010 calendar, which will be sent to 1 million people... and seen by many more. The winning entry will appear in homes, doctor's offices, office cubicles and classrooms around the country.
Group Seeks Injunction to Stop Aerial Wolf Kill
Animals  (tags: defenders of the wild, aerial shooting, killijng, wolves, injunction, halt )

- 2445 days ago -
An animal rights group is seeking a court injunction to halt the use of helicopters to shoot wolves in the game region near Tok. The state began shooting wolves from a helicopter in the Fortymile region last weekend. It's designed to supplement effort
Defenders of the Wild- Speak Out for Polar Bears and Other Imperiled Wildlife - Please Sign PETITION
Animals  (tags: imperiled wildlife, defenders of the wild, wildanimals, endangered, protection, conservation, legislation )

- 2466 days ago -
Before leaving office, the Bush/Cheney Administration rammed through a regulatory change to the Endangered Species Act (ESA) that threatens efforts to save polar bears, wolves, manatees and nearly 1,400 other species from extinction. The House of
EYE ON PALIN - Defenders of the the Wild Action- ACTIONS/VIDEOS
Animals  (tags: palin, alskan wolves, wolf killer, wolves aerial massacre, defenders of the wild, endangered, conservation, protection, wild animal killers )

- 2488 days ago -
February 2, 2009) Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund today launched a national campaign to expose Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's renewed anti-conservation agenda. The Action Fund first highlighted Palin's record in Alaska during last fall's presidential
Wildlife Group Expands Reach of Anti-Palin Wolf Ad
Animals  (tags: anti palin, wolves massacred, defenders of the wild, politics, wolves survival, endangered )

- 2615 days ago -
These are not the typical wolves of political ads - not the menaces depicted by George W. Bush in 2004 or John McCain just a couple of weeks ago. These animals are bloodied, gruesome victims. As depicted in a Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund ad, they
Defenders of Wildlife Vs. Palin: 'Brutal' - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: defenders of the wild, animal protection, wildife, wolves, brutually killed )

- 2633 days ago -
An unusual, gruesome new ad, which the Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund, which just endorsed Obama, says is airing in swing states, attacks Sarah Palin for supporting hunting wolves and bear from airplanes, and describes the practice in great detail.
Saving Bison
Animals  (tags: defenders of the wild, saving bison, yellowstone park, bison massacred, advocates, rallies, protests, conservation )

- 2754 days ago -
Yellowstone National Park's bison herd is the most important and only large wild free-roaming herd in the nation, and one of only two herds that are genetically pure descendants of the great herds of bison that used to blanket the western landscape.
Defenders of the Wild - Polar Bears Need REAL Help, Not Empty Listing - PETITION
Animals  (tags: polar bears, endangered list, welfare, goverment, endangered, conservation, defenders of the wild, protection )

- 2755 days ago -
The Bush/Cheney Administration has just listed the polar bear as threatened under the Endangered Species Act (ESA), after four months of delays. Unfortunately, it could be an empty gesture, lacking in any meaningful protections for polar bears. With
Loons on the Line
Animals  (tags: loons, protection, wild birds, wildlife, defenders of the wild, programmes, habitat, conservation )

- 2768 days ago -
Eric Hanson pulls out his binoculars--a silhouette in the distance looks promising. He paddles his canoe closer. "Oh, yeah! A chick just shot across the lake! It's really thrashing around." Nearby an adult loon with its dramatic black and white plumage
Defenders in Action: Defenders Wins Battle to Protect Wildlife Refuge
Animals  (tags: defenders of the wild, battle protection wildlife, refuge, conservaiton, red wolves )

- 2769 days ago -
Defenders of Wildlife and its allies celebrated a major victory this winter when the U.S. Navy abandoned its plans to build a landing field near Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge in North Carolina, habitat for red wolves and tens of thousands of
Defenders in Action: Mexican Wolf Numbers Precariously Low; Ranch Hand Admits to Baiting
Animals  (tags: defenders of the wild, baited, mexican wolf, endangered, threatened )

- 2769 days ago -
The Mexican wolf population in Arizona and New Mexico--the only wild population in the world--is dangerously low, according to the recent 2007 year-end count that found just 52 individual wolves and only 4 breeding pairs in the wild. These numbers fall
Defenders in Action: Putting Alaska's Aerial Hunting Program On PAWs
Animals  (tags: defenders of the wild, alaska aerial hunting, protection, wolves )

- 2769 days ago -
Defenders' campaign to save wolves and bears in Alaska from state-sponsored airborne shooting has picked up some key supporters, with more than 110 members of Congress agreeing to back the Protect America's Wildlife (PAW) Act. The act aims to close a loo

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