Press Releases

Agencies Fail to Identify, Track, Penalize, or Deter Unauthorized Livestock Grazing on Public Lands According to a New Report from the Government Accountability Office ~ July 14, 2016

Groups file notice of intent to sue USFWS and for failure to give Yellowstone bison ESA protections ~ July 12, 2016

Conservation Groups Challenge Idaho Wolf-killing ~ June 1, 2016

Government Urged to Round up Bundy’s Cattle ~ May 9, 2016

Wyoming Data Censorship Laws are Still Illegal ~ April 6, 2016

Two More Years of Trespass: Bundy’s Cows Still Trampling Tortoise Habitat ~ April 5, 2016

Lawsuit Filed to Stop New Livestock Fencing in Sage-Grouse Habitat ~ March 29, 2016

Conservation Groups Win Reprieve from Sheep Grazing on Government Lands ~ March 17, 2016

VICTORY FOR BIGHORN SHEEP! Appeals Court Affirms Forest Service Closures that Protect Bighorn from Domestic Livestock ~ March 2, 2016

Lawsuit Fights Special Interest Loopholes in Greater Sage-grouse plans ~ February 25, 2016

Wolves in Idaho’s ‘Lolo Zone’ Being Gunned Down by Government ~ February 8, 2016

Grannies and Birders Against Bullies ~ January 17, 2016

Idaho Breaks Agreement Using Helicopter Drops to Collar Wolves in Frank Church Wilderness ~ January 13, 2016

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Denies Endangered Species Act Protection for the Iconic Yellowstone Bison ~ January 12, 2016

Court Orders Idaho to Stop Illegal Trapping of Protected Lynx ~ January 11, 2016

Northern Rockies Fishers One Step Closer to Endangered Species Act Protection ~ January 11, 2016

Reality Check on Public Lands Ranching: A reaction to the rhetoric of the Bundy militia in Oregon ~ January 4, 2016

Conservationists Score Early Victory in challenge to Wyoming’s Data Censorship Statutes ~ December 29, 2015

Groups Sue to Overturn Controversial Wyoming Data-Censorship Law ~ September 29, 2015

Greater Sage-grouse Denied Protection; Outlook for Iconic Bird is Bleak ~ September 22, 2015

BLM Given Notice about Endangered Species Act Violations in Idaho ~ September 21, 2015

New Opportunity to Retire Livestock Permits Accompanies Wilderness Designation ~ August 10, 2015

Idaho Fish and Game Will Not Kill Wolves in Frank Church-River of No Return Wilderness This Winter ~ August 5, 2015

Wyoming Regulates to Increase Pollution in its Streams ~ July 31, 2015

Case Filed to Protect Copper Basin Fish from Grazing ~ June 22, 2015

Battle Mountain Grazing Settlement Sows Seeds of Discord ~ June 10, 2015

Nevada’s Scofflaw Ranchers Defy Closures and Put Their Cows onto Parched Public Lands ~ June 6, 2015

Sage-grouse Plans Fail to Rein in Livestock Impacts ~ May 28, 2015

Conservationists Challenge Illegal Sycan River Grazing ~ May 26, 2015

Conservation Group Seeks Dismissal of Frivolous Lawsuit in Wyoming ~ May 19, 2015

Sheep Won’t Graze at Government Station This Summer ~ May 7, 2015

Feds Backtrack On Protecting Bi-State Sage-Grouse ~ April 21, 2015

Forest Plan Challenged for Inadequate Mono Basin Sage Grouse Protections~ April 7, 2015

Conservationists Challenge Grizzly Killing in Grand Teton National Park ~ April 6, 2015

Conservationists Protest Disease-Spreading Elk Feeding in Gros Ventre as Chronic Wasting Disease Moves Closer ~ March 17, 2015

Lawsuit Challenges Livestock Grazing that Harms Sage-Grouse in Craters of the Moon National Monument ~ February 18, 2015

Lawsuit Challenges Goverment’s Large-scale Wildlife Killing in Idaho ~ February 11, 2015

Lawsuit Filed to Secure “Endangered” Status for Gunnison Sage Grouse ~ January 20, 2014

Ely BLM Withdraws Decision to Poison, Crush and Chop Sage-grouse Habitat ~ December 19, 2014

New Study Finds That Grass Height Drives Sage Grouse Nest Success ~ December 16, 2014

Western Watersheds Project Asks Judge to Dismiss Trespass Lawsuit ~ December 12, 2014

Congress Threatens Sage-grouse with Delays and Changes to Grazing Rules ~ December 10, 2014

Defense Bill Threatens Greater Sage Grouse With Free Pass for Livestock on Public Lands ~ December 4, 2014

Conservation Groups Launch Lawsuit to Protect Montana Grayling ~ December 4, 2014

With Lawsuit Pending, Feds Cancel Idaho Predator-killing Derby ~ November 25, 2014

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