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Report: Lawmakers Take Aim at Endangered Species Act After Citizens United
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, corruption, ethics, crime, dishonesty, republicans, abuse, congress, politics )

- 71 days ago -
Republicans account for 93% of the bills & riders introduced since 1996, with 5 Congressmembers responsible for nearly a 1/4 ESA-related legislative efforts since 2011.Ken Calvert, R-CA,John Cornyn, R-TX #s 1 and 1: MASSIVE big ag and oil/gas graft
Survey Says: Americans Overwhelmingly Support Protecting Endangered Animals, Natural Resources
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: dishonesty, corruption, ethics, republicans, abuse, politics, lies, propaganda, government, crime, elections, usa )

- 71 days ago -
Worth reading, but the question remains: WHY does congress attempt to defund, crush, and destroy such protections? Perhaps too high a percentage fail to vote. This would be the # 1 answer to Walkers, Inhofes, et al.
Arh-Wooo: Management According To Wolves
Business  (tags: society, humans, ethics, animal behavior, gray wolf, morality, GoodNews, usa, world )

- 75 days ago -
Looks like even business is beginning to get a clue from the wrongly-maligned Gray Wolf. Carl Safina, mentioned, recently hit the market with "Beyond Words: What Animals Think and Feel." Said to be informative by scientists.
Rewilding Scotland: Green and Public Bodies Unite to Bring Back Wolves, Lynx and Sturgeon
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, wildlife, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, protection, GoodNews, animals, animalrights, society, humans, conservation, animaladvocates )

- 84 days ago -
Rewilding Britain will champion the campaign, which will have a heavy focus on Scotland's Highland and lowland wildernesses, the UK's cleanest regions.
Massachusetts Police Department Warns Residents Not to Drunkenly Chase Bears With Hatchets
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, unusual, society, humans, culture, americans, bizarre )

- 98 days ago -
If you see a bear with a hatchet, definitely don't chase it, as bears are notorious for protecting their possessions.
Petition Urges Interior Secretary To Intervene Over Killings Of Denali National Park Wolves
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, slaughter, suffering, killing, law, protection, animalcruelty, animalrights, conservation, cruelty, death, crime, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, sadness, society )

- 152 days ago -
petition drive launched on Care2 by Marybeth Holleman, an Alaskan and author of Among Wolves, a retrospecitve of Dr Gordon haber's work. Ms. Holleman is quoted in the story. If you have not signed petition, just search on care2.
Fewer Than 50 Wolves Reported Inside Denali National Park
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, animalrights, animalcruelty, death, crime, abuse, humans, slaughter, sadness, suffering, ethics, society, killing, law, conservation, cruelty, protection, habitat, environment )

- 163 days ago -
While this is bad news, and certainly Alaska commissions and gun-totin' haters receive it with glee, It may become fuel for a real no-kill buffer zone. Even if not, the world moves on & the wolf haters will die off. NPS may close presrves to wolf hunting
Lone Gray Wolf Found in Oregon as State Weighs Lifting Protections
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, conservation, endangered, GoodNews, animalrights, animalwelfare, protection, habitat, law )

- 163 days ago -
Hope its on the big Warm Springs rez north of the deschutes in the Cascades! If so, he will remain federally protected. If so, he probably swam the Columbia.
Idaho's Claim of Increased Wolf Numbers Belied By Sharp Drop in Number of Documented Breeding Pairs
Animals  (tags: wildlife, Wolves, wildanimals, slaughter, suffering, death, cruelty, crime, humans, ethics, killing, environment, endangered, conservation, animalrights, sadness, society, law, animalcruelty )

- 180 days ago -
Too many roads, too many guns. Management. Hubris. I think of the Lakota wise: that brightest star is the Wolf Star. I have not heard of a Man-Star.
A Natural Predator Is Harmed By Congressional Delisting
Animals  (tags: conservation, crime, cruelty, death, animalcruelty, abuse, ethics, humans, law, protection, sadness, slaughter, habitat, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, environment, extinction, killing, endangered, animalrights, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, society )

- 213 days ago -
Wolves lived in North America for at least 2,000 times as long as Euroamericans have. (Actually longer). Special interests - cattlemen, thrill-killing hunters, others are again attempting to extinguish this vitally necessary life.
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