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Environment

Wolves on a trail camera near Republic, Wash., in Ferry County. Courtesy of University of Washington

Washington Wildlife Officials Cancel Public Meetings On Wolves Under Threats Of Violence

Threats of violence have caused Washington officials to cancel a series of in-person informational wolf management meetings. In a news release, state Fish and Wildlife director Kelly Susewind said the tensions this summer were “on both sides of the issue.” Continue Reading Washington Wildlife Officials Cancel Public Meetings On Wolves Under Threats Of Violence

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Grizzly bear in Yellowstone National Park. . CREDIT: U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE

What Is An Endangered Species Worth? New Federal Rule Updates Calculation — And Sparks Debate

What is the cost to the economy when an animal is listed as an endangered species? The Trump administration could soon start to publicize that calculation, along with the cost and benefits of categorizing an animal that way, under new rules it finalized earlier this month. Continue Reading What Is An Endangered Species Worth? New Federal Rule Updates Calculation — And Sparks Debate

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