190 weeks since last adult wolf release!
Lobos of the Southwest

News Archive

Recent Pupdates




What You Can Do

News & Events

2018 News

News and Events

In the News: Record number of Mexican wolves found dead in 2018

Albuquerque Journal, Maddy Hayden - December 14, 2018 – YOUR LETTERS ARE NEEDED

In The News: Game Commission OKs more wolves

Silver City Daily Press - December 3, 2018

Press Release: Forest Service to Cancel Grazing Permit of Convicted Wolf Killer

Conservation Community Supports Penalty for Violating Federal Law - December 3, 2018

In the News: Draft Mexican Wolf Release Proposal Focuses on Cross-Fostering in 2019

Arizona Public Radio - November 28, 2018

In the News: 3 Mexican gray wolf sisters arrive at Arizona zoo

Associated Press - November 23, 2018

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: October 1-31, 2018 - Arizona Game and Fish Department

In the News: Man pleads guilty in wolf shooting

White Mountain Independent, November 20, 2018 - Letters to the Editor Needed!

In the News: Challenge to Policy on Prosecuting Endangered-Species Hunters Tossed

Courthouse News Service – October 23, 2018

Op Ed: Republicans have been hostile to lobo recovery efforts

Ken Kawata - Las Cruces Sun News - October 21, 2018

In the News: Three wolves found dead in AZ, NM

White Mountain Independent - October 19, 2018 - Your letters needed!

In the News: Mexican wolves found dead in Arizona, New Mexico

Santa Fe New Mexican - October 18, 2018 - Your letters needed!

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: September 1-30, 2018 - Arizona Game and Fish Department

In the News: Justice Department Policy on Prosecuting Endangered-Species Hunters Debated

Courthouse News Service - October 9, 2018

In the News: Two valley men accused of killing endangered Mexican gray wolf

White Mountain Independent – October 5, 2018

Press Release: WildEarth Guardians applauds prosecution of wolf killers, calls for more frequent charges

Real investigations, prosecutions, penalties only way to stop lobo killings – September 28, 2018

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News - August 2018

Monthly Status Report: August 1-31, 2018 - Arizona Game and Fish Department

In the News: Phoenix-Area Men Charged With Killing Endangered Mexican Gray Wolf

Phoenix New Times - September 27, 2018

Press Release: 7 Mexican Wolves return to free life

National Commission of Natural Protected Areas, Mexico – September 17, 2018

In the News: Gray wolf faces new challenge: National Academies of Sciences review

Cronkite News - September 14, 2018

In the News: Two Mexican gray wolves, one in NM, have died

Albuquerque Journal - September 15, 2018

In the News: New research finds Mexican gray wolves aren't part dog after all

Arizona Republic - September 11, 2018 - Letters needed!

Op Ed: The border wall endangers the future of humanity and nature

Albuquerque Journal - August 19, 2018

In the News: Conservation groups file petition seeking Supreme Court review of ruling

The Monitor - August 23, 2018

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News - July 2018

Monthly Status Report: July 1-31, 2018 - Arizona Game and Fish Department

In the News: Disagreements, lawsuits over wolf program

White Mtn. Independent - August 14, 2018

Urgent Action Alert!

Call Gila National Forest Supervisor

Press release: Groups call for Forest Service to cancel permit of welfare rancher who killed Mexican wolf

WildEarth Guardians & Sierra Club Rio Grande Chapter - June 8, 2017

In the News: Advocates go after rancher’s forest permit after wolf’s death

Santa Fe New Mexican - June 23, 2018 - Letters needed!

MORE Great Letters to the Editor

Lobo Advocates Speak Out for Mexican Wolves – posted July 30, 2018

Lobo Advocates Set the Record Straight Regarding Misleading Comments by AZ Game and Fish Department.

White Mountain Independent – Letters to Editor Published – July 27, 2018

Response to AZGFD

Peter Ossorio - July 25, 2018

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: June 1-30, 2018 - From Arizona Game and Fish Department

Op-Ed: Wolves and cattle can't co-exist, so give Arizona public lands to the wolves

Arizona Republic, Linda Valdez - July 19, 2018

Great Letters to the Editor from Lobo Advocates

Join Your Fellow Lobo Supporters and Speak Out! - July 18, 2018

In the News: Conservation groups ask for the release of more wolf packs

Santa Fe New Mexican - July 14, 2018 - Letters needed!

Press Release: Release of Three Mexican Gray Wolf Packs Needed to Put Recovery Back on Track

Twenty-five conservation groups call on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to release Mexican gray wolf packs – July 12, 2018

In the News: Genetics research verifies Mexican wolf purity

Eastern Arizona Courier - July 4, 2018

Guest Column: NM trapping laws not in step with NM values

Albuquerque Journal - Jessica Johnson / Chief Legislative Officer, Animal Protection of New Mexico - June 27, 2018

In the News: Cross-fostered wolf pups may emerge from dens soon

Albuquerque Journal - June 21, 2018 - Your letters are needed!

In the News: UA Genetics Research Verifies Purity of the Mexican Wolf

University of Arizona News - June 21, 2018

In the News: Captive-born Mexican wolf pups doing well

White Mountain Independent - June 22, 2018 - Your letters are needed!

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: May 1-31, 2018 - From Arizona Game and Fish Department

In the News: 8 Pups Being Fostered by Surrogate Wild Wolf Parents

US News & World Report - June 20, 2019

Border-crossing wolf needs a name

Naming contest - Contest ends June 18

In the News: Border wall worries wildlife biologists

Albuquerque Journal - June 1, 2018

In the News: Catron County man pleads guilty to killing Mexican gray wolf

Albuquerque Journal – May 25, 2018 – Your Letters are Needed

Mexican wolf art contest

Support Mexican wolf recovery and enter to win a tee shirt with your design on it!

Court rules in favor of Mexican wolves!

10(j) court ruling breakdown

In the News: Man sentenced for trapping, killing wolf

Santa Fe New Mexican – May 28, 2018 – Write a letter to support Mexican wolves

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: April 1-30, 2018 - From Arizona Game and Fish Department

Op-Ed: Recovery of Mexican Wolf is in jeopardy

By Sergio Avila Special to the Arizona Daily Star - May 25, 2018

In the News: Bundles of Hope

The Albuquerque Journal - May 20, 2018

In the News: Can Mexican gray wolves survive in Mexico?

AZ Central - May 13, 2018

Guest Opinion: Wolves would be good for ranching on the Front Range

Daily Camera - May 5, 2018

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: March 1-31, 2018 - Arizona Game and Fish Department

In the News: Wolves on a plane: How a Eureka sanctuary pulled off rewilding 4 critically endangered pups

St. Louis Post-Dispatch - April 25, 2018

Job Opening: Summer Wildlife Outreach Organizer

WildEarth Guardians - April 20, 2018

In the News: Mexican gray wolf is recovering, slowly, from endangerment

Daily Lobo - April 19, 2018

In the News: Court sends wolf rule back to feds

The Albuquerque Journal - April 3, 2018

In the News: U.S. Fish and Wildlife faulted for Mexican gray wolf population efforts in Arizona

Arizona Daily Star - April 3, 2018

In the News: Judge's ruling could mean Mexican wolves allowed to roam north of Flagstaff

Arizona Daily Sun - April 4, 2018

In the News: Big Win for ‘El Lobo’

Enviro News - April 4, 2018

In the News: Judge: Government’s Wolf Recovery Plan Insufficient

Courthouse News Service - April 3, 2018

In the News: Court orders US wildlife managers to revisit wolf rule

AZ Daily Sun - April 3, 2018

Press Release: Court rejects flawed Mexican wolf management rule

Capping population, killing more wolves, cutting off habitat undermines recovery - April 2, 2018

In the News: Twenty years later, Mexican wolf program frustrates all sides

Santa Fe New Mexican - March 28, 2018

9th annual Wild and Scenic Film Festival returns to Flagstaff April 14

Grand Canyon News - March 27, 2018

Guest Opinion: Border wall plan would endanger NM’s wildlife

Bryan Bird - March 23, 2018

20th Anniversary of the Return of the Lobo - Lobo Week Events

Celebrate 20 Years of Wild Lobos

Sixth Annual Mexican Wolf Pup Naming Contest Results

Students Give Names to Eighteen Mexican Wolf Pups Born in 2017 (posted 3/21/18)

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: February 1-28, 2018- From the Mexican Wolf Interagency Field Team

In the News: Feds to collaborate with Arizona, New Mexico on Mexican wolf recovery

Arizona Daily Star - March 15, 2018

In the News: NM, feds reach agreement on wolf releases

Albuquerque Journal - March 15, 2018

In the News: 2 Mexican wolves found dead in Arizona

AZ Central - March 16, 2018

Urgent Action Alert!

Wolf protectors in the U.S. call your elected officials

In the news: Montana company gets $73M contract for border fence work near Santa Teresa

Las Cruces Sun-News - February 28, 2018

In the News: Wild wolf population stalled at 114

Payson Roundup - February 27, 2018

In the News: Can Mexican gray wolves coexist with people, cattle? Ranchers, conservationists test the idea

AZ Central - February 26, 2018

Guest Opinion: Valuable wolf now refugee, hostage

The Albuquerque Journal - February 24, 2018

In the News: Mexican wolf numbers increase by 1

E & E News - February 22, 2018

In the News: Endangered Mexican gray wolf population remained flat in new count

Arizona Central - February 22, 2018 - Your letters are needed!

In the News: Mexican Wolf Population Barely Holding Even in United States

Courthouse News Service - February 22, 2018

In the News: Mexican gray wolf population grows by 1 animal, survey says

Seattle Times - February 21, 2018 - Your letters are needed!

In the News: Mexican gray wolves count raises fears of inbreeding

Santa Fe New Mexican - February 21, 2018 - Your letters are needed!

Press Release: Flat Mexican Wolf Count Points to Need for Increased Collaboration

Defenders of Wildlife – February 21, 2018

Press Release: Latest count shows smallest of increases in wild Mexican wolf population

Endangered Species Coalition, Grand Canyon Wolf Recovery Project, Sierra Club - Grand Canyon Chapter, Sierra Club - Rio Grande Chapter, WildEarth Guardians - February 21, 2018

Press Release: Mexican Wolf Numbers Up by Just One Animal From Last Year

Center for Biological Diversity – February 21, 2018

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Monthly Status Report: January 1-31, 2018- From the Mexican Wolf Interagency Field Team

The Wolf and the Wall

Myles B. Traphagen, Wildlands Network

Op-Ed: Congress should not trade one injustice for another

Las Cruces Sun-News - February 9, 2018

In the News: Standoff Over Mexican Gray Wolf Continues in Southwestern U.S.

PBS Nature Now - February 6, 2018

In the News: Wolf advocates file lawsuit against federal plan

Silver City Daily Press - February 5, 2018

In the News: Wolf recovery plan challenged in court by advocacy groups

Ruidoso News - January 31, 2018

In the News: Conservationists sue Trump administration over rare Mexican wolf

Reuters - January 30, 2018

In the News: Wildlife Orgs Sue Trump Admin for Failing to Protect ‘El Lobo,’ the Mexican Wolf

EnviroNews - January 30, 2018

In the News: Environmentalists Challenge Wolf Recovery Plan

Courthouse News - January 30, 2018

Sixth Annual Pup Naming Contest for Kids

Open to kindergarten through eighth grade. Deadline Extended to February 11, 2018

Press Release: Wolf advocates sue: 'Recovery plan' sets Mexican wolves on road to extinction

WildEarth Guardians & Western Watersheds Project - January 30, 2018

Press Release: Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration’s Fatally Flawed Mexican Wolf Plan

Plan Ignores Science, Fails on Urgently Needed Recovery Action – January 30, 2018

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News

Guest Column: Lobos lose again as the state Game Commission OKs plan it dictated

Albuquerque Journal January 14 – Write a Letter to the Editor

In the News: Flake pens bill to limit Mexican wolves, delist them from federal program

Grand Canyon News - January 16, 2018 - Your letters are needed!

In the News: Endangered Mexican Gray Wolf Found Dead in Arizona

U.S. News & World Report - January 17, 2018

Guest Column: State Game Commission should listen to the majority of New Mexicans who support wolf recovery

Albuquerque Journal – January 14, 2018 – Please Send a Letter of Support to the Editor

In the News: 100 wolves enough? Jeff Flake wants to remove federal protections for Mexican gray wolves

AZ Central - January 8, 2018 - Your letters are needed!

In the News: Sen. Jeff Flake seeks end to Mexican gray wolf protections

Arizona Daily Star & Others - January 8, 2018 - Your letters are needed!