Press Releases

Conservationists Call for Veto of Wolf Eradication Bill ~ April 27, 2021

Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration Approval of Southeast Idaho Phosphate Mine ~ April 27, 2021

Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission Votes to Move Sage Grouse Onto the State Endangered Species List ~ April 23, 2021

Judge Rules Against Federal Sheep Station Grazing in Idaho’s Centennial Mountains ~ April 16, 2021

Conservation Groups Petition Park Service to Tear Down Elk Fence at Point Reyes ~ April 9, 2021

Montana Survey Reveals Widespread Support for Grizzly Bears; Public misconceptions remain regarding conflict management ~ Aril 6, 2021

Energy Development Endangers Rare Plant, Agency Finds ~ April 5, 2021


Wolf-Killing Rancher Loses Bid to Keep Public Land Grazing Permit ~ March 26, 2021

Bureau of Land Management Rescinds Illegal Grazing Decision Day After Conservationists Sued to Overturn It ~ February 26, 2021

Lawsuit Challenges Last-Minute Trump Administration Grazing Decision in Oregon ~ February 25, 2021

Interior Board Overturns BLM Decisions to Use Non-Native Livestock Forage and Chaining within Historic Boundaries of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument ~ February 18, 2021

Biden’s Forest Service Hits the Brakes on Review of Trump-era Livestock Directives for Public Lands~February 16, 2021

Federal Judge Overturns Trump Administration’s Gutting of Sage-Grouse Protections from Mining~February 11, 2021

Conservationists signal lawsuit over National Grassland prairie dog eradication plan ~ January 26, 2021

Western group applauds President Biden’s Day One commitment to revisiting Bears Ears, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments ~ January 20, 2021

Trump Administration’s 11th Hour Approval of 2,000 Miles of Pipeline Corridors Puts Wildlife & Communities at Risk ~ January 20, 2021

Interior Secretary seizes control, grants revoked grazing permit to Hammond Ranches ~ January 19, 2021

Trump Administration Says Yes to Wildlife Extinction by Approving Thacker Pass Lithium Mine ~ January 19, 2021

Wildlife, wilderness advocates challenge ‘no significant impact’ of grazing on 270K acres in NM, AZ ~ January 14, 2021

Western wolf coalition challenges nationwide wolf delisting ~ January 14, 2021

Burlington Northern seeks federal permission to continue killing grizzly bears in Montana ~January 13, 2021

Trump Administration Refuses to Address Significant Flaws in its Greater Sage-Grouse Plans ~ January 12, 2021

Lawsuit Launched Over Trump Plan to Accelerate Clearcutting, Herbicide Spraying, Fuel Breaks Across Six Western States ~ January 12, 2021

Advocates secure new railroad proposal for grizzlies ~ January 11, 2021

WWP Statement on Yesterday’s Acts of Domestic Terrorism in Washington, DC ~ January 7, 2021

Trump administration reissues grazing permit to Oregon arsonist ranchers ~ January 4, 2021

New Documents: New Mexico Rancher Who Pleaded Guilty to Bludgeoning Endangered Wolf Admitted Trapping, Beating One More ~ December 18, 2020

Eleventh-hour Trump Actions Prolong a “Scorched Earth” Policy that Threatens Western Public Lands ~ December 10, 2020

Lawsuit Filed to Protect Colorado’s Critically Imperiled Gunnison Sage Grouse ~ December 7, 2020

Conservationists blast Forest Service prairie dog eradication plan on Thunder Basin National Grassland; Plan amendment targets keystone wildlife species for killing, dooms ferret recovery ~ December 1, 2020

Groups File Suit to Protect Half of Washington’s Bighorn Sheep; Domestic Sheep Grazing Places Bighorns at High Risk ~ November 30, 2020

Conservation Groups Protest Risky Plan for 2,000 Miles of New Oil, Gas, and CO2 Pipelines Across Wyoming ~ November 25, 2020

Conservationists: Yellowstone Grizzly Bear and Land Managers Should Adopt Stronger Measures to Prevent Conflicts, Protect People and Bears  ~ November 24, 2020

Trump Administration Recycles Slashing of Sage-grouse Protections, Opening Habitat to Drilling, Fracking Across Seven Western States ~ November 20, 2020

Legal Protest Blasts Plan for 430 Square Miles of Fracking Leases in Wyoming  ~ November 16, 2020

Wolf coalition launches challenge to nationwide wolf delisting ~November 9, 2020

Gray Wolf Stripped of Federal Protections; Fish and Wildlife Service removes the gray wolf from the Endangered Species Act, halting wolf recovery  ~ October 28, 2020

Bighorn Sheep from Two Herds are Sick and Dying Due to Disease Spread by Domestic Sheep ~ October 23, 2020

Judge Denies Motion, Opening Door to Lawsuits Challenging Pendley Decisions Spanning 30 Million Acres of Public Land ~ October 16, 2020

Park Service Chief’s Appointment As Illegal As Pendley’s Lawsuit Progresses Toward Removing “De Facto” Park Service Director ~ October 1, 2020

Lawsuit Aims to Compel Fish and Wildlife Service to Protect Bi-state Sage Grouse; Unique Dancing Bird in California, Nevada Needs Federal Protection ~ September 30, 2020

Bureau of Land Management Finalizes Plan to Increase Livestock Use on the Sonoran Desert National Monument ~ September 29, 2020

Tule Elk Continue to Die in Point Reyes National Seashore; Park Service Displays Indifference, Takes No Action ~ September 24, 2020

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Colorado’s Critically Imperiled Gunnison Sage Grouse; Immediate Protection From Livestock Grazing Needed to Prevent Extinction ~ September 23, 2020

Point Reyes National Seashore Releases Final Environmental Impact Statement; Cows Take Priority Over Wildlife  September 18, 2020

Conservationists File Complaint with Colville National Forest Over Outdated Grazing Practices in Newly Adopted Land Management Plan ~ September 10, 2020

Gov. Inslee Orders Rework of Washington’s Wolf-killing Policies ~ September 4, 2020

Slaughtered Pups and Maimed Wolves in Idaho Demonstrate the Effects of Federal Delisting ~ September 3, 2020

Conservationists Ask South Dakota to List Sage Grouse under State Endangered Species Law ~ August 31, 2020

Drought and Wildfire Threaten Tule Elk at Point Reyes National Seashore ~ August 21, 2020

Lawsuit Targets Trump Administration Fossil Fuel Plan in Colorado ‘Climate Hot Spot’ ~ August 19, 2020

WDFW Kills Remaining Members of Northeast Washington Wolf Pack ~August 17, 2020

Gov. Inslee Urged to Act After Washington Wolf Advisor’s Removal ~ August 13, 2020

Bureau of Land Management Approves Moneta Divide Project, But It’s Not a Done Deal Yet ~ August 7, 2020

BLM Returns to Drawing Board on Huge Simplot Grazing Lease Renewal in Southwest Idaho ~ August 7, 2020

Conservationists to Federal Agencies: Restore Protections for Imperiled Wildlife in the Flathead National Forest ~ August 6, 2020

Fish & Wildlife Service Agrees to Reverse Course, Reconsider Sonoran Desert Tortoise for Endangered Species Act Protection ~ August 3, 2020

Nationwide coalition sues to defend the people’s environmental law ~ July 28, 2020

Montana Grayling Denied Protections Under the Endangered Species Act; Species Faces Immediate Risk of Extinction ~ July 23, 2020

Protections for Idaho’s Slickspot Peppergrass Trampled Again; Agency Proposes Major Cuts to Critical Habitat ~ July 23, 2020

Washington Governor Urged to Order New Rules to Reduce Wolf-killing ~ July 23, 2020

VIRTUAL PRESS CONFERENCE: Conservation Groups, Scientists Raise Alarms over BLM Shutting Public out of Logging and Vegetation Removal Projects Across the West ~ July 22, 2020

Thunder Basin Grassland plan attacks native wildlife, frustrates ferret recovery ~ July 14, 2020

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Nevada Court Protects Bi-State Sage-Grouse From Off-road Vehicles ~ July 7, 2020

Gunnison Sage-Grouse in Dire Straits as Population Numbers Continue to Decline ~ July 7, 2020

Washington Commission Rejects Petition for New Rules to Prevent Wolf Killing, Conflicts ~ June 26, 2020

Lawsuit Launched Challenging Endangered Species Act Denial for Imperiled Bi-state Sage Grouse ~ June 17, 2020

Wildlife Advocates Sue Forest Service Over Rising Wolf Body Count in Washington ~ June 17, 2020

Trump Administration Plan to Graze 24 Million Acres in Nevada Could Worsen Wildfire Risk
~ June 11, 2020

WWP Appeals Ruling on Sage Grouse Protections, Livestock Use on Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge ~ June 5, 2020

Appeal Targets BLM’s Approval of Oil Wells in Designated Sage-Grouse Habitat in Nevada ~ May 28, 2020

To Revive Economy, Congress Should Invest $25 Billion in Protecting Wildlife, Restoring Public Lands ~ May 18, 2020

Conservationists Flag Public Health Risks from Livestock Diseases at National Seashore ~ May 14, 2020

Legal Petition Seeks New Rules to Reduce Washington Wolf-killing ~May 11, 2020

Lawsuit Seeks Ouster of Park Service and BLM Leaders ~ May 11, 2020

Groups Seek Injunction to Block Grizzly Killing in Wyoming Livestock Case ~ May 8, 2020

Conservationists challenge taxpayer-funded wildlife-killing program in Idaho ~ May 7, 2020

Circuit Court Hears Oral Arguments over Yellowstone Grizzly Delisting ~ May 5, 2020

Lawsuit Threat on Illegal Interior Appointments ~ April 28, 2020

Conservation Groups Launch New Challenge to Elk Feedgrounds ~ April 20, 2020

Groups Sue Over Livestock in the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area ~ April 8, 2020

Feds roll out massive attacks on sage grouse habitat amid pandemic chaos ~April 2, 2020

Trump Administration Denies Endangered Species Protection to Bi-state Sage Grouse ~ March 30, 2020

Groups seek protection for Yellowstone bison amid roundup and slaughter ~ March 24, 2020


Idaho Court Restricts Wolf-killing, Bans Use of M-44 Cyanide Bombs ~March 11, 2020

Conservation Groups Draft, Submit Grazing Regulation Package to Reform Livestock Mismanagement ~ March 10, 2020

Court Affirms Key Rulings to Prevent Further Illegal Helicopter Intrusions in Premiere Idaho Wilderness Area ~ March 9, 2020

Judge Voids Trump Oil and Gas Lease Sales on Nearly 1 Million Acres of Sage Grouse Habitat ~ Feb 27, 2020

Idaho Department of Fish and Game Commission Ignores Science and Public Input to Push Wolf Extinction Agenda ~ Feb. 21, 2020

Legal Petition Aims to Protect Wyoming’s Path of the Pronghorn From Massive Drilling Project ~ Feb. 19, 2020

Public Requests More Time and More Meetings for BLM’s Grazing Regulations Revisions ~ Feb. 18, 2020

Trump Administration’s Nevada Lease Sale for Oil and Gas on Public Lands Violates Court Order ~ February 10, 2020


Taxpayers Fleeced Once Again: Public Lands Livestock Operations Pay the Bare Minimum ~ February 3, 2020

Conservation Groups File Notice of Intent to Sue over Grazing Decision that Allows up to 72 Grizzly Bears to be Killed in Wyoming’s Upper Green River ~ January 21, 2020

Trump Administration Strips Public Participation, Environmental Safeguards from Public Land Grazing Program ~ January 17, 2020

Trump’s Proposed NEPA Rollbacks Hand Over Control of Public Lands to Ranchers ~ January 9, 2020

Forest Service plan sabotages ferret recovery on Thunder Basin National Grassland ~ January 9, 2020

BLM Commits $75 Million to the Continued Destruction of Utah’s Public Lands ~ January 9, 2020

NEWS: 91 Green Groups Demand Pendley’s Resignation ~ December 30, 2019

Tonto National Forest Releases Draft Resource Management Plan for Public Comment ~ December 13, 2019

Trump administration again reauthorizes wildlife-killing ‘cyanide bombs’ despite strong opposition ~ December 5, 2019

Media Release: Wild Wolf Pup Dragging Leghold Trap in Gila ~ November 27, 2019

Conservationists: Massive fuel breaks proposal an ecological disaster ~ November 26, 2019

Proposed Malheur legislation sacrifices land heath, elevates livestock above other land uses ~ November 14, 2019

BLM cancels Colorado oil and gas lease auction in response to court order ~ November 13, 2019

Conservation Groups Object to Forest Service Proposal to Extend Elk Feeding Despite Court Order ~November 8, 2019

Federal plan endangers recovery for dwindling Gunnison sage-grouse in Colorado, Utah ~ October 31, 2019

Grizzly advocates prepare to sue over trains killing bears ~ October 28, 2019

Colorado’s Gunnison sage-grouse populations plummet to perilous lows ~ October 22, 2019

Forest Service Plan for Wyoming’s Upper Green River Pushes Overgrazing, More Grizzly Killings ~ October 15, 2019

Western Watersheds Project Wins Battle in Fight to Protect Agua Fria National Monument ~ October 7, 2019

Trump’s Forest Service Blasted for Plans to Weaken Protections for Imperiled Greater Sage Grouse ~ October 2, 2019

Conservation Group Sues For Information on Trump Administration’s Secret Grazing Program ~ September 24, 2019

Park Proposes to Shoot Elk at Point Reyes National Seashore in Plan to Make Room for Cows ~September 23, 2019

Western group hails introduction of PAW and FIN Act ~ September 17, 2019

Conservationists blast USFWS Denial of Yellowstone Bison Protection; Agency ignores court order, issues scientifically invalid 90-day ESA finding ~ September 6, 2019

Wildlife Advocates Fight to Force Feds to Protect Sonoran Desert Tortoise; Species Threatened by Climate Change, Livestock Grazing, Illegal Collection ~ September 5, 2019

FWS hires known wolf killer to help with removals ~ August 28, 2019

New Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument Plan Allows Increased Mining, Grazing ~ August 23. 2019

Lawsuit Targets Livestock Grazing and Trailing in Capitol Reef National Park ~ August 23, 2019

Trump’s Fish and Wildlife Service Has Issued Mexican Wolf ‘Kill Order’ ~ August 22, 2019

New Wyoming Sage Grouse Plan Fails to Brings Standards Up to Scientific Benchmarks ~ August 21, 2019

Social media companies remove “coyote whacking” videos as offensive, yet practice remains legal in Wyoming ~ August 20, 2019

Court OKs Ban on Wildlife Cyanide Poisoning Across 10 Million Acres of Wyoming ~ August 12, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE Point Reyes National Seashore Proposes to Kill Native Elk and Keep Cows ~ August 8, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: Forest Service Announces Proposed Plan to Gut Sage-Grouse Protections on 5.4 Million Acres ~ August 1, 2019

Bureau of Land Management Greenlights Grazing in the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area ~ August 1, 2019

Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Reactivates Old Profanity Territory Wolf Kill Order~ July 31, 2019

Appeal Challenges Trump Administration’s Approval of Nevada Oil Well ~ July 30, 2019

Court Partially Blocks Summer Grazing on Sensitive Oregon Public Lands ~ July 16, 2019

1.8 Million Americans Speak Out Against Stripping Federal Protections from Wolves ~ July 15, 2019


What’s eating the Pando Clone? Monitoring project shows two weeks of cattle is decimating the understory ~ June 27, 2019

Grizzly Deaths Spur Bear Baiting Challenge in Idaho, Wyoming ~ June 5, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: Court Blocks Contested Oregon Grazing Permits ~ June 4, 2019

Montana filmmaker presents documentary on M-44 ‘Cyanide Bombs’ across Idaho ~ April 26, 2019

Agency Values Cows over Conservation in the World-Renowned San Pedro Riparian Area ~ April 26, 2019

Sage-grouse groups recommend stronger protections for Wyoming state plan  ~ April 25, 2019

Conservationists put Humboldt-Toiyabe N.F. on Notice for Lahontan cutthroat trout ESA violations ~April 22, 2019

Local Film-maker to Show Documentary on M-44 ‘Cyanide Bombs’ in Missoula Friday, April 26. ~April 18, 2019

Groups ask Wyoming and Idaho authorities to require that hunters carry bear spray in grizzly territory ~ April 4, 2019

Groups Challenge Flathead Forest Plan’s Weak Wildlife Protections ~ April 3, 2019

Court Upholds Habitat Protection of 1.8 Million Acres for Endangered California Frogs ~ March 28, 2019

Bernhardt Sued for Gutting Sage Grouse Plans; Former Oil Industry Lobbyist Violated Federal Law, Groups Say ~ March 27, 2019

Feds Urged to Free Two Endangered Wolves Trapped in New Mexico ~ March 20, 2019

Trump Administration Slashes Sage Grouse Protections; Final Plans Will Open Imperiled Birds’ Habitat to Drilling, Fracking ~March 15, 2019

Motion Filed to Defend Bi-state Sage Grouse From Off-roaders’ Lawsuit ~ March 15, 2019

Conservation Group Blasts Trump’s Move to Prematurely Strip Wolves of Endangered Species Status  ~ March 6, 2019

Public Land Livestock Fees Hit Rock-Bottom ~ February 21, 2019

Sheep Station Sued Again for Threats to Wildlife in Centennial Mountains ~ February 20, 2019

Groups Challenge New Law Allowing Wyoming to OK Grizzly Bear Hunts; New State Law Ignores Federal Court Ruling, Enables Grizzly Hunts ~ February 20 2019

BANDAID TO BE APPLIED TO IDAHO’S SAGEBRUSH SEA; Newly approved vegetation “treatment” project is questionable, expensive ~ February 13, 2019

Groups File Suit to Protect Bighorn Sheep in Colorado’s San Juan Mountains; Domestic Sheep Grazing Places Bighorns at High Risk ~ January 24, 2019

During Shutdown, Trump Urged to Halt Fracking Permits, 2 Million-acre Lease Sale ~January 17, 2019

Petition Seeks Montana Trapping Ban for Imperiled Northern Rockies Fishers; Trapping Poses Serious Threat to Reclusive Carnivores ~ January 15, 2019

Bureau of Land Management Still Accepting New Oil and Gas Drilling Permit Applications During Government Shutdown ~ January 7, 2019

Trump order fast-tracks the destruction of western public lands in the name of fire ~ January 4, 2019

BLM hides sage grouse planning docs from the public amid shutdown ~ December 24, 2018

Interior Secretary Zinke to Slash Sage-grouse Protections in Seven Western States ~ December 6, 2018

Forest Service to Cancel Grazing Permit of Convicted Wolf Killer ~ December 3, 2018

Trump Administration to Auction Off 900,000 Acres for Fracking in Nevada ~ December 3, 2018

Conservationists blast BLM plan to increase livestock in Grand Staircase – Escalante N.M. ~ November 30, 2018

House votes to strip ESA wolf protections, block judicial oversight ~November 16, 2018

BLM Plan would Strip Protections from Bears Ears National Monument; Western Watersheds Project among numerous conservationists opposing new plan ~ November 15, 2018

Point Reyes National Seashore Releases Controversial General Management Plan Amendment for Public Comment ~ October 31, 2018

Feds Yank More than 1 Million Acres from December Oil, Gas Lease Sales in Five States in Response to Lawsuit ~ October 26, 2018

National Park at Risk as Trump Administration Approves Expanded Livestock Grazing ~ October 8, 2018

Trump Administration Proposes to Cut Sage Grouse Protection Across 5 Million Acres ~ October 5, 2018

Judge Upholds Endangered Species Act Protections for Gunnison Sage Grouse ~ September 28, 2018

House Committee Targets Rare Native Wildlife for Extinction ~ September 26, 2018

Judge Blocks Trump Policy Cutting Public Out of Oil and Gas Leasing Decisions on Public Lands ~ September 24, 2018

Groups: M-44 “Cyanide Bombs” Must Be Eliminated in Oregon Before a Child Is Killed ~ September 13, 2018

Western Watersheds Project: Thunder Basin National Grasslands to Get Added Scrutiny to Ensure Success of Ferret Reintroduction ~ September 6, 2018

Trump Administration to Lease 4,200 Acres in Northern Arizona for Fracking ~ September 6, 2018

Rep. Huffman introduces bill to switch Point Reyes priority from public enjoyment to industrial agriculture ~ August 31, 2018

Groups Seek Restraining Order to Stop Grizzly Hunting in Idaho And Wyoming ~ August 30, 2018

First Major Drilling Project of Trump Administration Threatens Sage-grouse Habitat, World-Famous Pronghorn Migration ~ August 28, 2018

Bi-State Sage-Grouse Gain New Chance at Federal Protections ~ August 27, 2018

Conservation Groups Fight Massive Pinyon-Juniper Chaining Project in Nevada ~ August 17, 2018

Court Overturns Denial of Endangered Species Protection for Montana Grayling ~ August 17, 2018

BLM Halts Massive Juniper Cutting Project in Idaho ~ August 1, 2018

Agency study questions fuel break effectiveness, wildlife impacts ~ July 27, 2018

Wildlife Services Kills Wolves in Sawtooth National Recreation Area to Prop Up Harmful Sheep Grazing ~ July 17, 2018

Release of Three Mexican Gray Wolf Packs Needed to Put Recovery Back on Track ~ July 12 2018

Legal Motion Challenges Trump Policy Cutting Public Out of Public-Lands Fracking Decisions ~ July 9, 2018

Proposed Plan of the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area Announced ~ June 29, 2018

Conservation Group Fights Massive Juniper Cutting Project in Idaho ~ June 28, 2018

Wild Horse Advocates Join Forces with Conservationists in Lawsuit Challenging BLM Wild Horse Roundup in Nevada ~ June 27, 2018

Court: Feds Failed to Fully Assess Risks of Killing Thousands of Animals a Year in Idaho ~ June 25, 2018

Sage-Grouse Plan Revisions Take Management From Bad To Worse ~ May 2, 2018

U.S. Wildlife Agency Promises Gunnison Sage-grouse Recovery Plan ~ April 30, 2018

Environmentalists host forum on “Returning the Wolf to the Mountains”~ March 2, 2018

Conservationists Mark Anniversary of M-44 Tragedy with Film Screening ~ March 13, 2018

Public Records Sought on Plans to Gun Down Idaho Wolves ~ March 13, 2018

New Mexico Bighorns to be Killed to “Save Them” from Livestock Diseases Spread by Public Lands Grazing Operations ~ March 12, 2018

Public Support for Protecting Flathead’s Wildlife Loud and Clear ~ February 14, 2018

Court Overturns Political Decision to Deny Endangered Species Protection to Bison ~ February 1, 2018

The Price of Plundering Public Lands Just Went Down ~ January 31, 2018

Wolf advocates sue: ‘Recovery plan’ sets Mexican wolves on road to extinction ~ January 30, 2018

Feds Halt Idaho Oil, Gas Lease Sale After Conservation Groups Protest ~ January 18, 2018

Conservation Groups Urge Interior Secretary Zinke to Round Up Bundy’s Trespassing Cattle ~ January 10, 2018

‘Year in Review’ Report Highlights Trump Administration’s Dismal 2017 Environmental Record ~ December 29, 2017

Yellowstone Conservation Groups:  Focus on Livestock, Not Wildlife, to Manage Brucellosis ~ December 15, 2017

Greater Sage-grouse among Endangered Species Decisions Undercut by Politics ~ December 14, 2017

Lawsuit Digs into Taxpayer-Subsidized Grazing Projects in the Gila Box ~ December 7, 2017

Conservation Groups File Lawsuit after President Trump Illegally Axed Majestic Bears Ears National Monument ~ December 7, 2017

Conservation Groups File Lawsuit after President Trump Illegally Axed  Dinosaur Treasure Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument ~ December 4, 2017

Western Watersheds Project Media Statement on Trump’s Monumental Mistake ~ December 4, 2017

Groups Call for Stronger Measures to Conserve Sage-Grouse ~ December 1, 2017

Trump Administration Finalizes Deeply Flawed Mexican Wolf Recovery Plan ~ November 29, 2017

Northeast Idaho Sheep Grazing Stopped to Protect Wild Bighorns ~ November 21, 2017

SECURE Act is a Public Lands and Waters Giveaway to Dirty Industry ~ November 8, 2017

California Wildlife Win Protections from Federal Trapping, Gunning ~ November 1, 2017

Legal Action Aims to Block Fracking, Save Utah Sage Grouse ~ October 31, 2017

Endangered Mexican Gray Wolf, “Esperanza,” Applies to Join Arizona Game and Fish Commission ~ October 26, 2017

Lawsuit Filed Today to Protect Idaho Bighorn Sheep from Deadly Diseases ~ October 17, 2017

ONSHORE Act is a Public Lands Giveaway to Dirty Industry ~ October 12, 2017

Playing Chicken with Extinction ~ October 5, 2017

Trump administration to further weaken federal sage grouse compromise ~ September 28, 2017

Secret Report: Slash 6 Monuments, Gut Environmental Protections on Remainder ~ September 18, 2017

Swimming in a cow toilet: Majority of Wyoming’s waters lose protections from fecal bacteria ~ September 14, 2017

Trump Administration’s Fracking Plan Threatens Utah Sage Grouse Survival ~ September 11, 2017

Federal Court Rules Wyoming “Ag-Gag” Law Unconstitutional ~ August 7, 2017

Rocky Mountain Groups File Lawsuit to Halt Yellowstone Grizzly De-Listing ~ September 6, 2017

Conservationists Seek Nationwide Ban on Wildlife-killing M-44 ‘Cyanide Bombs’ ~ August 10, 207

Administration Recommendations Seek to Undermine Sage-Grouse Conservation~ August 7, 2017

WWP Overturns Nevada grazing decision on sage-grouse grounds ~ August 1, 2017

Idahoans to Protest Dangerous Cyanide Bombs ~ July 24, 2017

Conservationists, Ranchers, Park Service Agree on Plan  to Address Point Reyes Ranching, Elk Issues ~ July 12, 2017

Proposed Wyoming Gas Field Spells Trouble for Sage Grouse, Pronghorn Migration ~ July 7, 2017

Western Watersheds Project Wins Protections for Salmon, Steelhead, and Bull Trout in Idaho July 7, 2017

Protest Filed Over Oil, Gas Leasing That Endangers Utah Sage Grouse ~ July 3, 2017

Rocky Mountain Groups to Challenge Yellowstone Grizzly De-Listing ~ June 30, 2017

Lawsuit Filed Against Federal Wildlife-killing Program in California ~ June 21, 2017

Trump Administration Offers 195,000 Nevada Acres for Fracking ~ June 14, 2017

Groups Seek Immediate Ban on Use of M-44 ‘Cyanide Bombs’ in Wyoming ~ June 13, 2017

Legal Protest Targets Massive Nevada Fracking Plan ~ May 25, 2017

Groups Ask Court to Halt Federal Wildlife Killing in Idaho ~ May 11, 2017

Bureau of Land Management Fracking Plan Endangers Sage-Grouse in Utah ~ April 14, 2017

Federal Wildlife-killing Agency Agrees to Halt Use of M-44 “Cyanide Bombs” in Idaho ~ April 10, 2017

Immediate Ban Sought on Use of M-44 ‘Cyanide Bombs’ in Idaho ~ March 28, 2017

Idaho Settlement Ensures Notification for Wildlife-killing Contests on BLM Lands ~ February 22, 2017

Conservation Group Appeals Gateway West Transmission Line ~ February 22, 2017

Grazing Fee Drops in 2017, Further Undervaluing Public Lands ~ January 31, 2017

Court Finds Livestock Grazing on Oregon National Forest Endangers Spotted Frog ~ January 25, 2017

Group Challenges Failure to Protect Sage Grouse, Rare Fishes in Klamath Basin Wildlife Refuges ~ January 24, 2017

Court Rules That Forest Service Illegally Authorized Helicopter Intrusions in Premiere Wilderness Area ~ January 19, 2017

New Polling Data Underscores Public Support for Endangered Species Protections ~ January 19, 2017

Ruling Protects Gila Box Watershed from New Livestock Infrastructure Pending Appeal ~ January 5, 2017

BLM Urged to Shut Down Illegal Coyote-killing Contests in Wyoming ~ January 4, 2017

McMorris Rodgers pick for Interior Secretary Raises Major Environmental Red Flags ~ December 9, 2016

What a Trump presidency means for western public lands ~ November 10, 2016

Statement on ‘Not Guilty’ Verdict in Bundy Trial ~ October 28, 2016

New Lawsuit Filed to Protect Idaho’s Spectacular Sawtooth Country from Livestock Abuse ~ October 12, 2016

Arctic Grayling Still in Hot Water, Despite Court Ruling ~ September 2, 2016 

Wolf Supporters to Rally in Olympia to Protest Killing of Profanity Peak Pack ~ August 30, 2016

Frivolous Wyoming Trespass Lawsuit Finally Dropped! – August 18, 2016  

Threatened Slickspot Needs Protection from Livestock ~ August 16, 2016

Court Rules Lawsuit Over Point Reyes Management Plan Can Move Forward ~ July 19, 2016

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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