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North Carolina Gov: Endangered Wolf Protection Should Stay

The Washington Post picked up this Associated Press article about North Carolina governor Roy Cooper’s comments urging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to reinvest in red wolf conservation efforts. Recently, the USFWS released a plan that, if enacted, would undoubtedly cause the extinction of this endangered animal.

“We think that the combination of the governor and the really strong public support should be enough under any kind of logical scenario to change the narrative for the leadership of the Fish and Wildlife Service,” said Ron Sutherland of conservation group Wildlands Network, a supporter of the red wolf conservation project.

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