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State Files to Intervene in Wolf-Recovery Lawsuit

posted Jan 15, 2016, 1:28 PM by chloe owens   [ updated Jan 15, 2016, 1:28 PM ]

9/5/15, by Ty Scholes, Arizona Daily Star

State files to intervene in wolf-recovery lawsuit

The state has filed a motion to involve itself in a lawsuit in which environmental groups allege that federal officials are failing to abide by the Endangered Species Act and environmental and administrative laws in a recovery plan for Mexican gray wolves…The motion, filed in a case brought by WildEarth Guardians, the New Mexico Wilderness Alliance and the Friends of Animals, declares Arizona as a party with an interest in the case.