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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...

Court stops U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service from capturing, killing wild red wolves

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina today issued a preliminary injunction that orders the U.S. Fish and Wildlife S...

Agency proposes reversing progress to protect endangered wild red wolves

Today the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced dramatic proposed changes to the agency’s recovery program for the highly endangered wild red...

Court asked to stop USFWS from capturing, killing wild red wolves

Conservation groups represented by SELC late yesterday asked a federal court to stop the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service from capturing and killin...

SELC takes U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to court for failures to protect only wild red wolves

Thursday SELC and a coalition of conservation groups filed a complaint against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) for its failure to prot...

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service on notice for failures to protect world’s only wild red wolves

Conservation groups today notified the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service of their intent to sue the agency for its failure to protect the world’s on...

As numbers dwindle, authorities ok shooting of endangered red wolf

The recent shooting of an endangered red wolf mother highlights the challenges facing this disappearing species. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Serv...

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