What the Heck is Going On with All These Anti-Endangered Species Bills?

It can be quite confusing as to what is actually going on in Congress with endangered species right now. It's a barrage of attacks, so we have highlighted the actions you can take right now to help save the Endangered Species Act.

ACTION ALERT: New Bill Would Destroy Endangered Species Act

The bill just dropped this week, and a hearing has already been scheduled for Tuesday, July 17th. Please ACT NOW.

ACTION ALERT: Protect Endangered Species in the Farm Bill

This Farm Bill is set to threaten 58.5 million acres of protected forest land and eliminate regulations that protect endangered species from harmful chemicals. Please urge your Representative to oppose this bill before it's too late.

WILDLIFE DAY AT THE CAPITOL!

On April 11, 2018 hundreds of wildlife advocates in Wisconsin, Michigan and Minnesota gathered in solidarity at their state capitols to meet with lawmakers and speak for wolves and wildlife in the Great Lakes region.

VICTORY: Great Lakes Wolves Remain Federally Protected!

This is a HUGE victory meaning that wolves in Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin will not face hunting and trapping seasons in the near future!

ACTION ALERT: Save the Endangered Species Act

It is do or die time for Great Lakes wolves and the legal framework that protects them as we know it. Congress is considering multiple bills and amendments to legislation "riders" that would have devastating effects on wolves and the future of the Endangered Species Act itself. WE MUST ACT NOW...

Friends of the Wisconsin Wolf Joins 240+ Conservation Groups Urging Lawmakers to Reject Anti-Wildlife Riders

This year’s House and Senate bills currently include provisions that would strip away federal protections for wolves and several other species, choke off funding for listed species and block provisions for wolves among other species in peril.

Wisconsin Legislature Ignores Science Behind Sound Policies of Wolf Management (LTE: Carol Lee Balek)

Nowhere in the Public Hearing was there mention of the critically important role the wolf plays in keeping our deer herd healthy.

Press Release: New Bill Would Block Wisconsin State Wildlife Management and Encourage Poaching

Yesterday, Wisconsin State Representatives circulated a bill which would make it illegal for law enforcement to enforce state or federal law relating to management of wolves in Wisconsin.

Sarah Bergstrom: Rural Areas About More Than Wolves

Who lives in rural Wisconsin? Stereotypically, farmers and hunters. But we aren’t stereotypes. We are also teachers, small business owners, artists, parents, etc. and our real needs have little to do with wolves...