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Conservation groups sue USFWS to save wild red wolves

Updated 11/23 at 9am: SELC filed a Motion for Preliminary Injunction in the new red wolf case, asking for more specific emergency relief to save...

Fish and Wildlife Service violates Endangered Species Act, threatening red wolves with extinction

On behalf of the Red Wolf Coalition, Defenders of Wildlife, and Animal Welfare Institute, SELC just notified the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service f...

Reminder of hope for endangered wild red wolves

The birth of seven red wolf pups at the North Carolina Zoo symbolizes hope for the world’s only wild red wolf population, teetering once again on...

N.C. Governor urges federal action for wild wolves

As federal officials abandon their obligations to wild red wolves, North Carolina’s governor weighed in this week with a letter to key officials...

Agency hides red wolf info while leaving species to dwindle

Today SELC filed suit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for its ongoing lack of transparency regarding management of the world’s last re...

Clock is ticking to save wild red wolves as species’ status confirmed

A report released today confirms the classification of red wolves as a species. The study by the National Academy of Sciences, Engineering, and M...

Endangered red wolves get immediate reprieve, still need urgent action

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced that it will delay changes to regulations governing the management of endangered wild red wolves whi...

Court victory: Wild red wolves get another chance at survival

Today a court in North Carolina ruled that federal officials violated legal requirements to protect and recover the world’s last wild red wolves....

Public, politicians, scientists, and conservationists oppose rule threatening red wolf recovery

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service’s (USFWS) proposal to drastically cut protections for the only red wolf population left in the wild drew heated...

New series explores red wolf viewpoints during critical period

WildSides—an independent nonprofit dedicated to investigating and documenting controversies involving wildlife—has launched Red Wolf Conflict Unt...

New federal plan would doom world’s only wild red wolves to extinction

A new U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rule, released today, envisions restricting the world’s only wild population of red wolves to one refuge and...

Red wolf report ignores agency role in species decline

On Tuesday, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service released a long-overdue status review for the endangered red wolf. In the review, the agency maint...

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