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Wolf Recovery Plan Challenged in Court by Advocacy Groups

New Mexico’s Ruidoso News published our press release detailing our intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for their destructive final Mexican Wolf Recovery Plan.

“The plan excludes crucial habitat surrounding and including Grand Canyon, Zion and Bryce Canyon national parks, which are core areas scientists consider most likely to support recovery of this imperiled carnivore,” Kim Crumbo, conservation director for Wildlands Network, said. “The plan also excludes southwestern Colorado, an area that contains more public land and prey for wolves than anywhere else in the U.S. outside of Alaska. For these reasons, the plan doesn’t protect Mexican wolves; it fails them.”

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