U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

National Park Service

An environmental group has agreed to drop a lawsuit after reaching an agreement with federal and state agencies about how to handle forest thinning projects in the habitat of the Mexican Spotted Owl. KNAU’s Melissa Sevigny reports.


AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File

An environmental group is raising questions about investigations into livestock kills by Mexican gray wolves in the southwestern U.S.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Arizona Game and Fish Department

A record number of captive-born wolf pups has been placed into the wild as part of an effort by federal and state wildlife managers to boost the genetic diversity among Mexican gray wolves in the Southwestern U.S.

AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan, File

One Mexican gray wolf died after being caught in a trap in April. Another was found dead in the wild.

Pierson Hill

Conservationists are having a mixed reaction to a proposal from federal wildlife officials to protect critical habitats of endangered garter snakes in Arizona and New Mexico.

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