By Seth Hancock for The Liberty Loft Klamath Falls, OR — Farmers Grant Knoll and Dan Nielsen are ready to turn the water back on at an Oregon canal after the federal government shut it off, in the midst of extreme drought, in order to “protect” two species of fishContinue Reading

Jonathan Wood Salt Lake Tribune Jonathan Wood: Threatened rule improves incentives to recover endangered species Biden administration considering rules that would make it more difficult to protect prairie dogs and other species. Several years ago, visitors to southwestern Utah would encounter unusual old-west style “wanted” posters. Instead of a bandit,Continue Reading

Trump Administration Returns Management and Protection of Gray Wolves to States and Tribes Following Successful Recovery Efforts DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR PRESS RELEASE BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – More than 45 years after gray wolves were first listed under the Endangered Species Act (ESA), the Trump Administration and its many conservation partners areContinue Reading

Written by Brian Gregg for Real Clear Policy A Victory for Property Rights and Common Sense Federal wildlife conservation officials are proposing, for the first time, to amend regulations that define what “habitat” means under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). It’s a clarification of law, and the closing of a loophole,Continue Reading