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In the News: Female wolf introduced to pack in 2014 has offspring

Santa Fe New Mexican - December 24, 2016

In the News: Another Mexican Gray Wolf is removed from the wild

Silver City Sun-News - November 29, 2016 - Your letters are needed

Press Release: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Removes Another Mexican Gray Wolf From Wild

Center for Biological Diversity - November 23, 2016

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: November 1-30, 2016 - From the Mexican Wolf Interagency Field Team

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: October 1-31, 2016 - From the Mexican Wolf Interagency Field Team

Great Letters to the Editor from Lobo Advocates!

Letter writing gives Wolves a Voice! Please write Letters! (posted 11/2/16)

Action Alert: Stop Anti-Wolf Legislation - Take Action to Keep Wolves Protected

Over a dozen bills and riders currently in Congress will harm wolves

In the News: Will a ‘frozen zoo’ save the Mexican wolf?

Albuquerque Journal – October 30, 2016

In the News: Setting the Date - New deadline for Mexican gray wolf recovery plan leaves conservationists wondering whether science or politics will prevail

Santa Fe Reporter - October 26, 2016 - Your Letters are Needed

Press Release: Mexican wolves riding wave of worldwide extinctions

Southwest Environmental Center - October 28, 2016

Press Release: Mexican Wolf Recovery Program Finds Evidence of Cross-Fostering Success

Chicago Zoological Society, USFWS, Endangered Wolf Center, AZGF - October 24, 2016

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: September 1-30, 2016 - From the Mexican Wolf Interagency Field Team

Action Alert: Arizona Game and Fish Commission Proposed Rule Change Threatens Mexican Wolf Recovery

Comment in person on December 3, 2016 - Please note date change

In the News: NM gray wolves recovery gets boost

Albuquerque Journal - October 18, 2016 - Your Letters are Needed

In the News: Reader View - protecting wildlife diversity is essential

Santa Fe New Mexican - October 8, 2016 - Your letters are needed

Press Release: Hearing on Wolf Management Devolves Into GOP Story Time as Republicans Repeat Debunked Myths about Iconic Endangered Species

Raúl Grijalva, Natural Resources Committee Democrats - September 21, 2016

In the News: Blessings invoked for rare Mexican gray wolves

Albuquerque Journal - October 4, 2016

In the News: Wildlife foundation takes sides in Mexican gray wolf lawsuit

Santa Fe New Mexican - September 26, 2016 - Your Letters are Needed

In the News: America's Wildlife Body Count

New York Times - September 17, 2016

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: August 1-31, 2016 - From the Mexican Wolf Interagency Field Team

In the News: Red wolf recovery program will put focus on captivity

dailytarheel.com - September 14, 2106

In the News: Three Articles - No proof that shooting predators saves livestock

Science - September 7, 2016; National Geographic - September 1, 2016; New Mexico Tribune - September 6, 2016

In the News: Profanity Peak wolf pack in state’s gun sights after rancher turns out cattle on den

The Seattle Times - August 25, 2016

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: July 1-31, 2016 - From the Mexican Wolf Interagency Field Team

Action Alert: More Wolves – Less Politics Campaign

Tell US Fish and Wildlife Service to stop playing politics with the lobo’s survival

Editorial: Our View: Beware of congressmen in pro-wolf clothing

Arizona Republic – August 17, 2016 – Speak for Wolves

In the News: Arizona lawmakers want control of endangered Mexican gray wolves

Arizona Republic – August 12, 2016 - Your Letters Are Needed!

Job Announcement: Field Organizer - Las Cruces, NM

Southwest Environmental Center - Restore Mexican wolves and end wildlife killing contests (posted 8/27/2016)

In the News: Pearce talks GOP convention, wolves during visit

Silver City Daily Press – August 1, 2016 – Your Letters are Needed

In the News: Colorado wolf advocates, wildlife managers again feud over reintroduction

Summit Daily – July 24, 2016 – Letter to the Editor Opportunity

In the News: Pearce move aims to cut wolf recovery

Silver City Daily Press – July 23, 2016 - Letters to the Editor Needed

In the News: Mexican Wolves Could Lose Protections

Santa Fe Reporter – July 20, 2016 - Contact Congress

Guest Column: Natural recolonization of wolves in Colorado is a red herring

Aspen Daily News Online, Mike Phillips – July 22, 2016

Press Release: ‘Zombie Apocalypse’ Energy Bill Passes the House - Full of Riders that Harm Wildlife

Defenders of Wildlife – May 25, 2016 (Updated 6/20/16)

Press Release: House Republicans Unveil Another Anti-wolf, Anti-endangered Species Appropriations Bill

Center for Biological Diversity – May 4, 2016 (Updated 6/20/16)

Blog: It’s Hard out Here for a Lobo

Defenders of Wildlife – July 18, 2016 – Petition to Secretary Jewell

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: June 1-30, 2016 - From the Mexican Wolf Interagency Field Team

Editorial: NM’s fighting the wrong battles for your wildlife

Albuquerque Journal Editorial Board – July 5, 2016 – Please send a letter to the Editor!

Animal rights activists file suit against State Game Commission over cougar traps

Santa Fe New Mexican – June 28, 2016 - Your Letters to the Editor are Needed!

Press Release: Wildlife advocates file federal lawsuit to protect endangered species from cougar trapping

Animal Protection of New Mexico and The Humane Society of the United States – June 27, 2016

In the News: Two dedicated girls rally for wolves

Sonoran News – June 22, 2016

Obituary: First Wild Mexican Gray Wolf Foster Mom Dies

Mexican wolf Alpha Female 923 of the Dark Canyon Pack – Published 6/22/16

Op-Ed: Wolf miracle in NM was not thanks to state government

Las Cruces Sun-News - June 12, 2016

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: May 1-31, 2016 - From the Mexican Wolf Interagency Field Team

Editorial: Cornered - Mexican wolf management to appease livestock producers may run out the clock on recovery

Santa Fe Reporter – June 15, 2016

Press Release: Court Enjoins Releases of Mexican Gray Wolves in New Mexico

Center for Biological Diversity – June 10, 2016

Guest Column: Mexican gray wolves need rescuing from politics

Albuquerque Journal – Michael Robinson, Center for Biological Diversity – June 9, 2016

In the News: Groups seek to intervene in Mexican gray wolf legal battle

Las Cruces Sun-News – June 7, 2016 - Your Letters to the Editor are Needed!

In the News: New Mexico conservation groups join legal fray over gray wolf pups

Santa Fe New Mexican – June 6, 2016

Press Release: Conservationists Intervene on Behalf of Gray Wolf Reintroduction Efforts in New Mexico

Releases of Adult Wolves and Puppies Being Blocked by State’s Game and Fish

Over 300,000 tune in to watch birth of endangered Mexican wolves

Wolf Conservation Center – June 3, 2016

Press Release: Draft House Interior Appropriations Bill Contains Hidden Attacks on Wildlife

Defenders of Wildlife – May 24, 2016

In the News: NM seeks restraining order against feds over wolf releases

Albuquerque Journal – May 13, 2016 – YOUR LETTERS ARE NEEDED TODAY

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: April 1-30, 2016 - From the Mexican Wolf Interagency Field Team

URGENT: Stop the US Fish and Wildlife Service from Trapping Wolves in New Mexico

Call today to keep wolves wild and free

In the News: Arizona senators call for wolf plan revision

The Copper Era – May 14, 2016

Press Release: Conservationists condemn New Mexico officials for trying to stop releases of endangered Mexican wolves

The Southwest Environmental Center - May 13, 2016

Great Letters to the Editor from New Mexican Lobo Advocates!

Letter writing gives Wolves a Voice! Please write Letters!

In the News: 2 US senators want states included in wolf management

Associated Press – May 3, 2016

In the News: Three decades after Endangered Species Act protection, government required to prepare recovery plan

Grand Canyon News – May 3, 2016 - Your Letters Are Needed!

In the News: Two newborn wolf pups released into a wild den

Albuquerque Journal – April 29, 2016 – Speak Out For Wolves

Op-Ed: Valdez: Biggest danger? Wolf or politician?

The Arizona Republic – April 26, 2016

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: March 1-31, 2016 - From the Mexican Wolf Interagency Field Team

Guest Column: More wolves, less politics in Colorado

The Denver Post - April 23, 2016 - Letters Needed Today

Editorial: Our View: Will the wolf survive?

Santa Fe New Mexican 4/23/16. Letters Needed!

In the News: State says it will sue U.S. Fish and Wildlife over wolf release plan

Albuquerque Journal - April 20, 2016

In the News: Fish and Wildlife announces ‘aggressive’ wolf release plan (which is anything but)

Albuquerque Journal, 4/19/16. Letters to the Editor Needed!

Rally: More Wolves, Less Politics - April 28th

Tell US Fish and Wildlife Service to stop playing politics with the lobo’s survival

URGENT - ACT NOW TO STOP LOBO EXTINCTION RIDER

Senator Jeff Flake wants to delist endangered Mexican wolves

URGENT! PLEASE TELL THE FEDS: LEAVE LOBO FAMILY ALONE

Mexican Gray Wolf Dad To Be Trapped, Pups At Risk, Endangered Animals in Decline Toward Extinction. Updated 4/20/16

In the News: Applications open for livestock producers on Mexican wolf ‘pay-for-presence’ program

The Copper Era – April 15, 2016

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: February 1-29, 2016 - From the Mexican Wolf Interagency Field Team

OP-Ed: Coconino Voices: No more delays in northern wolf releases

Arizona Daily Sun – March 19, 2016 – Your Letters are Needed

Fourth Annual Mexican Wolf Pup Naming Contest Results

Students Give Names to Mexican Wolf Pups Born in 2015

Editorial: Lost Lobos - Could the Mexican wolf survive in southern Colorado?

Telluride Daily Planet - March 3, 2016

Reader View: Endangered Species Act benefits N.M. communities, wildlife

Santa Fe New Mexican – February 29, 2016

In the News: Feds to introduce more wolves this summer

Silver City Daily Press – March 1, 2016

Great letters to the editor!

Letter writing gives Wolves a Voice! Please write Letters!

Op- Ed: Wolves belong back home in Colorado

The Denver Post – February 27, 2016 – Letter Needed

Special Event: Drink a Beer for Our Lobos!

Join ABQ Packtivists and New Mexico Wilderness Alliance March 7th at Tractor Brewing

In the News: Ladder Ranch wolf program resumes with state’s OK

Santa Fe New Mexican – February 26, 2016

Guest Opinion: Eva Sargent: More Mexican gray wolves needed in the wild

Arizona Daily Star – February 22, 2016

Editorial: Top predator release requires more public education

Arizona Daily Sun – February 26, 2016 –Letters to the Editor are Needed

In the News: Wolf releases prepare to expand

Arizona Daily Sun – February 21, 2016

In the News: After rising to a record 110, count of Mexican wolves has dropped to 97 in Southwest

The Arizona Republic – February 18, 2016

In the News: After years of growth, Mexican gray wolf population declines

Associated Press - February 18, 2016

Press Release: 2015 Numbers On Mexican Gray Wolf Down

Defenders of Wildlife, 2/18/16. Please act today.

Op-Ed: Valdez: Wolves are down, GOP wants 'em out

The Arizona Republic – February 18, 2016

In the News: Wild Mexican wolf population drops 12%

Albuquerque Journal – February 18, 2016

Action Alert: Arizona Senate Bill is a Roadblock for Mexican Wolf Recovery

Please contact state legislators. (updated 2/18/16)

In the News: This Government Program's Job Is to Kill Wildlife

National Geographic & Harper's Magazine – February 12, 2016

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: January 1-31, 2015 - From the Mexican Wolf Interagency Field Team

Join the pack today and help save the lobo!

Help Mexican wolves by making a donation!

In the News: Senate committee OKs bill on Mexican gray wolf release

Associated Press – February 15, 2016

In the News: Mexican gray wolf counts suspended after two darted animals die

Arizona Republic – February 2, 2016

Poaching slows Mexican wolf population recovery

The Arizona Republic – January 27, 2016 – Letters Needed

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: December 1-31, 2015 - From the Mexican Wolf Interagency Field Team

In the News: Wolf science

Arizona Daily Sun – January 24, 2016 – Letter to the Editor Opportunity

In the News: Wildlife Officials Report Four Mexican Gray Wolf Deaths in December

KNAU: Arizona Public Radio – January 22, 2016

In the News: Despite setback, Turner Ranch is far from giving up on recovery for the Mexican gray wolf

Santa Fe Reporter, 1/20/16. Letters Needed!

In the News: Anatomy of a wolf count

Arizona Daily Sun – January 24, 2016 - Letter to the Editor Opportunity

In the News: ‘Utah Wants Wolves’: Advocates say guvs are spreading misinformation about recovery plan

Salt Lake Tribune – Please send Letters to the Editor – 1/14/16

In the News: Turner ranch’s wolf permit appeal denied

Albuquerque Journal, 1/15/16 – Your Letters Are Needed

In the News: Colorado turns cold shoulder to endangered wolves

The Denver Post, 1/13/16 – Lobos Need Your Letters - Multiple News Sources

In the News: Gov. Doug Ducey's hard line sets up battle over expanding Mexican wolf territory

The Arizona Republic, 1/14/16 – Your Letters to the Editor are Needed!

In the News: Aerial operations for Mexican wolf population survey begins

Associated Press – January 20, 2016

Fourth Annual Pup Naming Contest for Kids - Help Give Mexican Wolf Pups Names!

Open to kindergarten through eighth grade. Deadline is January 20, 2016

In the News: New Mexico Game Commission votes down wolf permit

Santa Fe New Mexican – Speak for Mexican Wolves

Column: Montini: Siding with real wolves over political ones

The Arizona Republic, 1/15/16 – Letters to the Editor Opportunity

Action: January 13, 2016 launches Four State Day of Action to Save the Lobo

Join an event in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, or Utah (updated 1/6/16)

In the News: Huffing and puffing over wolves

Grand Junction Daily Sentinel, 1/7/16. Letters needed!

In the News: A Turning Point: Will It Be Wolves Or Wells?

The Boulder Weekly 1/7/16 Letters Needed

Action: Tell the Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission to protect wolves!

Wolf supporters needed at January 13 rally and meeting to stop anti-wolf resolution.

Action: Rally for Wolves in Santa Fe - January 14, 2016!

New Mexico’s Governor and Game Commission threaten Mexican wolves’ future

Action: Join Press Conference for Wolves in Phoenix Jan. 14, 2016!

Wolf supporters call on Arizona officials to promote wolf recovery (updated 1/4/16)

Action: January 14th Press Conference/Rally for Wolves in Salt Lake City

Tell officials: Utah Needs Wolves – Wolves Need Utah