December 8, 2016

Executive Order — Safeguarding the Nation from the Impacts of Invasive Species

*Editor’s Note* – As I see it, readers can view this Executive Order amendment one of two ways. 1.) As a better means of addressing concerns over so-called “invasive species,” or 2.) as a stronger means in which the Federal Government can control the people and their properties under the guise of so-called “invasive species” […]

Maine: Two Canada Lynx Found Dead

*Editor’s Note* – Perhaps this is as suspicious as when, only weeks after the USFWS granted Maine an Incidental Take Permit for lynx, three dead lynx “mysteriously” turned up in “traps.” BUT DON’T GO LOOK! Press Release from the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife: A reward of up to $5,500 is being offered […]

Wisconsin Senator Calls on Senate Leadership to Delist Great Lakes Wolves

Wisconsin senator Tammy Baldwin has written a letter to Senate majority and minority leaders asking them to take action to remove grey wolves from protection of the Endangered Species Act pertaining to the Great Lakes Distinct Population Segment of grey wolves. The move is similar to the Congressional action that resulted in the delisting of […]

Wisconsin Politicians Send Letter to Congress Seeking Wolf Delisting

The Time is Now Submitted by: Senator Tom Tiffany and Representative Adam Jarchow [Wisconsin] With the election cycle coming to an end, it is time for Congress to tackle the looming gray wolf problem in the Great Lakes states.  To put it plainly, the federal government has failed residents of the Great Lakes region on […]

Hacking Down Maine’s Forests for Canada Lynx

When Maine applied to the fascist United States Federal Government to obtain a permit that would allow for the accidental “taking” of Canada lynx, called an Incidental Take Permit, part of the agreement was that Maine would “provide habitat” in a 22,000 acre management area. Yesterday, Maine outdoor writer George Smith reported on the upcoming […]

5-Year Status Review of the Red Wolf

SUMMARY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), are initiating a 5-year status review for the red wolf (Canis rufus) under the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (Act). A 5-year review is an assessment of the best scientific and commercial data available at the time of the review. We are requesting submission […]

You Cannot Use a Rigged System to Defeat a Rigged System

*Editor’s Note* – One of the things that has not been learned by those posing as desirable for wolves to be “managed appropriately” is that, even though some may at times mouth the words that wolf protection isn’t about wolves, it’s about control of man (and any other claim you would like to add to […]

Proposed Rule for the North American Wolverine

SUMMARY: We, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), notify the public that we are reopening the comment period on our February 4, 2013, proposed rule to list the distinct population segment of wolverine (Gulo gulo luscus) occurring in the contiguous United States as threatened, under the Endangered Species Act of 1973, as amended (Act). […]

Letter to House Subcommittee on Natural Resources: RE: Wolf Management

September 29, 2016 The Honorable Louie Gohmert, Chairman House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations 1324 Longworth House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 The Honorable Debbie Dingell, Ranking Democrat House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations 1324 Longworth House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 Dear Chairman Gohmert and Congresswoman Dingell: We write today […]

Federal Wolf Management Fraught with Controversies and Failures

Press Release from the House Committee on Natural Resources: WASHINGTON, D.C., September 21, 2016 – Today, the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations held an oversight hearing on the status of the federal government’s inconsistent and unsuccessful wolf management efforts in the United States. The panel, which included local and state witnesses, focused on red wolves […]