News‎ > ‎

Mexican Wolves Win Endangered Species Status, but It’s Still Legal to Kill Them

posted Mar 31, 2015, 12:29 AM by chloe owens

1/15/15, Todd Woody, TakePart.com

Mexican Wolves Win Endangered Species Status, but It’s Still Legal to Kill Them

The Mexican gray wolf just got a lot more room to roam.  The US Fish and Wildlife Service this week granted the rare wolf – only about 83 survive in the wild – endangered species protection and increased by a factor of 10 the area in Arizona and New Mexico where the predator can be reintroduced…”The provision to allow people to kill wolves to protect dogs, is worrisome because of the recent history of baiting Mexican wolves to their deaths…

http://www.takepart.com/article/2015/01/13/mexican-wolf-wins-endangered-species-status-its-still-legal-kill-them?cmpid=action-eml-recurring-wolfvision

Comments