The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today celebrates World Turtle Day by addressing the growing threat of unsustainable and illegal trade in native freshwater turtles through a final rule…..
DSC submitted its official comment yesterday in response to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s call for comments regarding the future of the African elephant.
For grizzlies in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, connecting to larger populations of bears in the West is key to long-term survival.
In response to the successful recovery of one of the nation’s most iconic animals, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) today proposed to remove the grizzly bear in the Greater…..
A group of energy, business and conservation leaders today released their recommendations on how to avert the growing endangered species crisis in this country.
A group of energy, business and conservation leaders will release their recommendations on how to avert the growing fish and wildlife crisis in this country.
Today’s announcement builds on the suite of actions the Administration is taking to improve the effectiveness of the Act and demonstrate its flexibility, including recent process improvements…..
Representing the fastest successful recovery for any Endangered Species Act (ESA)-listed mammal in the United States, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) today announced a proposal…..
Saving endangered species from extinction takes a lot of work, but you don’t have to do much to help.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has completed initial reviews for 17 petitions to list or delist species under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) today released the Candidate Notice of Review, a yearly status appraisal of plants and animals that are candidates for Endangered Species Act…..
The filing removes wolves from the state ESA but has no other effect on wolf management. There is no general season sport hunting of wolves allowed in any phase of the Wolf Plan…
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) completed status reviews for 17 species that were candidates for listing under the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and found that all are now doing well…..
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) today announced it is listing the military and great green macaws as endangered under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) seeks input from members of the public on a number of wildlife species being considered for submission to the world’s largest and most influential meeting…
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced it will continue to deny import of African elephant sport-hunted trophies taken from Tanzania into the United States in 2015.
Thanks to a highly successful public-private partnership spanning more than two decades, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal announced today that the…..
The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission adopted new big game hunting rules for the upcoming season and an interim policy for Willapa Bay salmon fisheries during a public meeting.
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell announced that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has determined that the Bi-State population of greater sage-grouse does not require the protection……..
As 11 Western states anxiously await the end of September, when the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will decide whether to list the range-wide population of greater sage-grouse under the Endangered….
Being good stewards of our natural resources involves wise management to get to the truth that lies between the extremes. And, in this instance, the middle ground is the higher ground…
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced it will be conducting a status review of the monarch butterfly under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).
Following a legal decision in federal court, the gray wolf is again an endangered species throughout South Dakota.
The USFWS has recently released the Candidate Notice of Review, a yearly status appraisal of plants and animals that are candidates for Endangered Species Act (ESA) protection.
The Gunnison sage grouse was declared a threatened species today under the Endangered Species Act, and the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership are urging proactive conservation strategies.
The USFWS has permitted the MDIFW for incidental captures of threatened species associated with state-regulated trapping program.
Yesterday, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rejected the claim that the African lion merited listing as an endangered species under the Endangered Species Act…
How do you save an endangered California condor? Provide it with a clean and healthy food source.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department is excited to announce that Arizona’s endangered black-footed ferret population accomplished several steps towards recovery today.
According to the USFWS, Monarch butterflies are struggling with counts of the insects trending down so sharply that their migration is now under threat.
CDFW is announcing the public release of a PSP titled Research Regarding Predation on Threatened and/or Endangered Species in the Delta, Sacramento and San Joaquin Watersheds.
Secretary Jewell, Director Ashe Announce $35 Million in Grants to Boost State Endangered Species Conservation Efforts Funding to 20 states will help collaborative efforts for conservation.
The USFWS announced today that it is withdrawing a proposal to list the North American wolverine in the contiguous United States as a threatened species under the ESA.
The AGFC has announced that a reward is to be offered for any information regarding the recent endangered tern deaths.
Recent DNR surveys show a record number of wood stork nests located in the state of Georgia this year.
The California Fish and Game Commission has voted to move forward with listing the gray wolf as an endangered species under California law.
Numerous organizations are stepping up to conserve the Georgia Aster; an uncommon Southern plant that has been in decline for decades , in an effort that should keep it off the endangered species list.
This is the ninth year this special day has been recognized around the world with related workshops, restoration projects, exhibits and even a festival at the U.S. Botanic Garden in our nation’s capitol.
By implementing a near complete ban on trade in elephant ivory, we are effectively closing loopholes and eliminating the cover provided by legal commercial trade…
The 9th annual Endangered Species Day will be celebrated on May 16, 2014, with special events that recognize our nation’s efforts to conserve and protect America’s most imperiled species.