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March 14, 2019
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service on Wednesday said it will make good on a promise made last June to delist wolves across the lower 48 states, removing Engendered Species Act protections. Courtesy of Michigan Technological University
Federal plan to remove wolf protections to open for public comment
March 14, 2019 - 6:59pm
March 6, 2019
The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service on Wednesday said it will make good on a promise made last June to delist wolves across the lower 48 states, removing Engendered Species Act protections. Courtesy of Michigan Technological University
Feds will again try to remove wolves from Endangered Species Act protections
March 6, 2019 - 2:47pm
September 9, 2018
The Karner blue butterfly is listed as an Endangered species in Minnesota and wherever else it is found. (Photo/ U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Image Library)
Species at risk: Whether obscure or high-profile, decline in any native species is cause for concern, experts say
September 9, 2018 - 6:17am
April 20, 2018
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson. File photo / Forum News Service
Minnesota congressman's effort de-list wolves stuck in Congress
April 20, 2018 - 7:09am
April 18, 2018
Wolves remain incidental species in North Dakota
April 18, 2018 - 9:12am
April 16, 2018
Randy Coffield's cow licks her calf March 14, 2018, at the rancher's home near Lake Bronson, Minn. The Kittson County Sheriff's Office confirmed 21 cattle deaths by wolves last year. April Baumgarten / Forum News Service
Wolf-related cattle losses a major concern for northwest Minnesota ranchers
April 16, 2018 - 7:55am
April 15, 2018
Species in Conflict: Minnesota wolf management follows bumpy path on road to recovery
April 15, 2018 - 7:50am
February 12, 2017
The rusty patched bumble bee is now on
the endangered species list.  
Photo: Heather Holm, University of Minnesota Extension
The plight of the bumble bee
February 12, 2017 - 5:10am
March 3, 2016
A grizzly bear looks around while she and her two cubs feed on the carcass of a bison in Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming, United States, July 6, 2015. (REUTERS/Jim Urquhart)
U.S. proposes lifting protections for Yellowstone-area grizzlies
March 3, 2016 - 7:25pm
September 22, 2015
An undated handout provided by the U.S. Bureau of Land Management shows the file photo of a sage grouse. A long-simmering debate in the American West over the imperiled ground-dwelling bird the size of a chicken was headed for climax on September 22, 2015, with the Obama administration expected to unveil a conservation plan lacking Endangered Species Act protections. REUTERS/Bob Wick/BLM/Handout via Reuters/Files
Imperiled sage grouse denied U.S. Endangered Species Act protection
September 22, 2015 - 5:56pm
April 15, 2015
Brandenburg
ND environmental litigation bill to protect ag from federal regulations passes
April 15, 2015 - 5:57pm
February 7, 2015
Letter: Monarch butterfly deserves Endangered Species Act protection
February 7, 2015 - 9:03pm