News & Events
San Mateo Tracks and Middle Fork Serenades
KJZZ, December 24, 2011 (posted 12/27/11)
The New Yorker profiles Helene Grimaud, co-founder of the Wolf Conservation Center in New York, November 7, 2011 (posted 12/22/11)
AZ Daily Star December 17, 2011 (posted 12/19/11)
Arizona Daily Star, December 16, 2011 (posted 12/19/1)
Albuquerque Journal, December 16, 2011 (posted 12/19/11)
Los Angeles Times, December 15, 2011 (posted 12/19/11)
Albuquerque Journal, December 15, 2011 (posted 12/17/11)
Tragedy Linked to Federal Refusal to Release Wolves to Wild, December 15, 2011
Sign the petition sponsored by Southwest Environmental Center (posted 12/14/11)
Albuquerque Journal, December 11, 2011 (posted 12/13/11)
Alamogordo Daily News, December 10, 2011 (posted 12/12/11)
USFWS Press Release: December 9, 2011
Arizona Republic Editorial, December 7, 2011-Letter to the Editor Opportunity!
Press Release: Arizona Game and Fish Commission affirms wolf conservation support, objects to new wolf releases until appropriate planning occurs
Action Needed! Contact AZ Game and Fish Today. (posted 12/5/11)
Public News Service, 12/2/11 (posted 12/5/11)
New Mexico Wilderness Alliance (posted 12/1/2011)
Thursday, December 1, at the UNM Continuing Education Auditorium & Lobby
Take Action: Threats to Mexican Wolves Include AZ Game and Fish Night Hunting Proposal and Wolf Reintroduction Program Discussion
Send Comments and Speak Out at the December 2 Meeting
Arizona Republic Editorial, Nov. 26, 2011 (posted 11/29/11)
Taos News, David L. Witt, November 25, 2011 – (posted 11/28/2011)
By Jean Ossorio
Comments Needed to Support New Releases of Captive Wolves! (11/21/11)
High Country News, Ceiridwen Terrill, November 14, 2011 (posted 11/18/2011)
Health Exams and Match Making, Wolf Conservation Center, November 11, 2011 (posted 11/17/2011)
AZfamily.com November 15, 2011 (posted 11/16/2011)
Your Letters are Needed by November 16!
Supporters Needed to Speak Out for Wolves!
Encourage Los Lobos to Support Wild Lobos (posted 11/15/11)
Albuquerque Wellness Examiner November 5, 2011 (posted 11/13/2011)
Tell the Fish and Wildlife Service Lonely Lobos Need Mates!
Story and Photos
Please Submit Letters to the Editor: The Salt Lake Tribune, November 9, 2011 (posted 11/10/11)
KPBS Story, November 8, 2011 (posted 11/10/11)
Four Las Cruces events, November 4-12, 2011
Tucson All Souls Procession, November 6, 2011
WCC hopes for Mexican wolf pups who can someday live in the wild. Associated Press, October 30, 2011 (posted 10/31/11)
Albuquerque Journal, Oct. 20, 2011 (posted 10/28/11)
Rene Romo , Albuquerque Journal, 10/20/2011 (posted 10/27/2011)
The Republic, Columbus, Indiana, October 19, 2011 (posted 10/26/11)
Send a Message Today!
Joanna Dodder Nellans, The Daily Courier - 10/20/2011 (posted 10/22/2011)
Interactive Discovery Stations Provide Fun Educational Activities
Flagstaff, Arizona, October 22, 2011
Arizona Daily Star, October 18, 2011 (posted 10/19/11) Show support with a letter to the editor!
Five Mexican Wolves Were Released in Sonora October 11
ABC15.com, October 17, 2011 (posted 10/18/11)
Wolf Conservation Center (posted 10/17/11)
Attend a Mexican Wolf Event Near You, or Create your Own Celebration!
“Lords of Nature: Life in a Land of Great Predators” Film & Day of Action! Albuquerque, New Mexico, October 16, 2011
Grand Canyon Wolf Recovery Project, Flagstaff, Arizona, October 6-31
National Wolf Awareness Week begins on October 16th, but we're celebrating all month long!
Silver City Sun-News October 8, 2011 (posted 10/9/11)
Please submit a letter to the editor. Albuquerque Journal, October 7, 2011
Silver City Sun-News, October 4, 2011 (posted 10/6/11)
Film Premiere in Santa Fe and Albuquerque October 28th and 29th (posted 10/4/11)
Southwest Environmental Center Celebrates Lobos October 15-November 12 (posted 10/3/11)
A Celebration of Everything Wolf on Saturday, Oct. 1, The Daily Reporter, September 27, 2011, (posted 9/30/11)
Harvard biologist Edward O. Wilson, The Arizona Republic, September 24, 2011 (posted 9/28/11)
Jim Curland, Defenders of Wildlife, September 26, 2011, (posted 9/28/11)
ABC15.com, September 25, 2011 (posted 9-27-11)
Lobo supporters speak out! (posted September 26, 2011)
Santa Fe Reporter, September 21, 2011
Mexican Wolf Art and Photo Contest Winners are Andrea Morales, Marlene Barrett, and Miki Wolf –Krenelka!
Posted September 19, 2011
Learn About Lobos and Have Fun with Wolf-themed Activities on October 12, 2011
Wolves Bring Substantial Benefits
Defenders of Wildlife Guide
Las Cruces Sun-News, September 14 (posted 9-15-11)
Please write a letter to the editor today! (posted Sept. 14, 2011)
Vote for Your Favorites on Facebook Through September 18, 2011
Arizona Daily Star, September 13, 2011
Arizona Game and Fish Department News, September 12, 2011
Fifty wolf silhouettes are on display throughout Tucson, Arizona until September 17.
Mexican Wolves Included in Agreement. Environment News Service September 9, 2011 (posted 9-11-11)
WildEarth Guardians with the Sierra Club, Animal Protection of New Mexico, Born Free USA, and TrapFreeNM.org. In Albuquerque, NM, September 14, 2011
Albuquerque Journal, September 5, 2011-Letters Needed to Support Trap Ban and Mexican Wolf Protections
Wolf Silhouette Scavenger Hunt Contest, September 2, 2011
The embattled Mexican gray wolf's future is at last looking a little brighter. Tucson Weekly, September 1, 2011
KVOA-“Where’s El Lobo” contest Sept. 3-17. (posted August 29, 2011)
Hawks Nest Pack Alpha Female Dead – Cause is not yet known. August 26, 2011
Grand Canyon Wolf Recovery Project Director Interviewed. The Chautauquan Daily, August 23, 2011
1,000 Miles on My Own Two Feet-August 22, 2011
A Long Weekend in Mexican Wolf Country
Win a $25 Gift Card and Lobo Goodies-Open to All Ages-Deadline August 31!
New Mexico Officials Approved Traps, Ignoring Injured and Killed Wolves
Tell the Secretary of the Interior to Keep Wolves in the Wild
Article and Video with Yellowstone Researcher, William Ripple 7/14/11 (posted 8/16/11)
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Summer 2011 Endangered Species Bulletin
September 24-25 in Eureka, Missouri
Great Childrens's Book to Teach About Mexican Wolves (posted June 21, 2011)
Ageing wolves: How Well Do They Hunt?
In the Press: Feds release Mexican gray wolf trapping study, environmentalists concerned about findings
The Republic and Albuquerque Journal, August 08, 2011 (posted 8/9/11)
WildEarth Guardians 8/8/11
Great Pup Video From the Endangered Wolf Center 8/8/11
Las Cruces Sun-News Editorial 08/03/2011 (posted 8/7/11)
Lobo supporters speak out in the Albuquerque Journal, 8/2/11 (posted 8/7/11)
Guest Column, Santa Fe New Mexican August 1, 2011 (posted 8/2/11)
SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN, Associated Press July 30, 2011 (posted 7/31/11)
Vote Expected Soon - Appropriations Bill Rider Threatens Disaster for Lobos (posted 7/30/11)
Humorous Column on Wolves, Pearce, and Craziness - Deming Headlight, 7/21/11 (posted 7/30/11)
In the Press: In New Mexico, bullies have stopped the state's involvement in the Mexican Gray Wolf Recovery Program
Tucson Weekly Guest Commentary (posted July 30, 2011)
Press Release: New Mexico Congressman Relies on Misinformation to Halt Protection for Endangered Species
New Website Compiles Truths, Lies Behind Pearce’s Rhetoric –Center for Biological Diversity 7/29/11
Pearce Rider Will Reduce Mexican wolf protections-New York Times, 7/29/11
Center for Biological Diversity, July 27, 2011
Tell Sec. Salazar to Keep Critically Endangered Lobos in the Wild-Center for Biological Diversity, July 25, 2011
Middle Fork, San Mateo and Dark Canyon packs at risk
New York Times Editorial, Large Predators’ Effects Cascade Through Nature, July 18, 2011 (posted 7/22/11)
Silver City Sun-News, July 22, 2011
Albuquerque Journal, July 20, 2011 (posted 7/22/11)
Arizona Republic Editorial – Bill would have a direct impact on efforts to recover endangered Mexican gray wolves, July 20, 2011 (posted 7/21/11)
Arizona Daily Star, July 16, 2011 (posted July 21, 2011)
WildEarth Guardians-No Mitigations for Endangered Mexican Wolves, Special Lands now Open Season, and Groups’ Trap Ban Request Tossed Aside. July 18, 2011 (posted July 19, 2011)
In the Press: Are Wolves the Real Killers? Feds Count Livestock Losses Differently in the Northern Rockies
Huffington Post Column July 12, 2011 (posted 7-19-11)
Mexican wolf pairs selected to increase the genetic health of the population (posted 7-18-11)
Writer Ruth Rudner Hits the Trail Hoping to See a Mexican Wolf. AZ Highways, July, 2011 (posted 7-16-11)
News Release: Historic Agreement Moves 757 Imperiled Species Toward Endangered Species Act Protection
Center for Biological Diversity Legal Agreement: Walrus, Wolverine, Albatross, Fisher, Mexican Gray Wolf, Sage Grouse, Golden Trout Among Those Fast-tracked for Protection 7/12/2011
Lobo supporters speak out in the press (posted 7/11/11)
Please Call Today to Stop Plan to Shoot N. Rockies Wolves on Sight (posted 7/11/11)
The pups are critical to the survival of the endangered Mexican Gray Wolf species. Poway Patch, June 27, 2011 (posted 7/8/11)
El Paso Times, July 5, 2011, by Chris Roberts
Endangered Animals Have Paid Steep Price for Mismanagement
The Interesting Eyes of the Wolf
Exciting wildlife adventure on the Fort Apache Indian Reservation
Couple Use Inspiration of Nature to Build Bridges Between Worlds-Focus on Wolves, Albuquerque Journal, June 19, 2011 (posted June 24, 2011)
Deadline is June 27 for Comments Supporting Wolves and Wildlife
Lobo supporters speak out in the press (posted 6/22/11)
At the June 24-25 meeting, the Commission May Discuss Federal Anti-Mexican Wolf Legislation. (posted June 21, 2011)
Top predators may hold a key to life itself.
Can people and predators coexist? Can we afford not to?
Lobo supporters speak out in the press (posted 6/17/11)
By Joseph Cook, Professor of Biology, University of New Mexico. Albuquerque Journal, Jun 15, 2011 (posted 6-15-11)
USFWS Mexican Wolf Program Updates - As of June 13, 2011 no wolf mortality has been documented due to the Wallow Fire. (posted June 15, 2011)
Show Your Support for Mexican Wolves and Mexicanwolves.org!
Las Cruces Sun-News Editorial Criticizes NM Game Commission Decision to Back Out of Wolf Program June 12, 2011 (posted 6/13/11)
Los Angeles Times, June 10, 2011 (posted 6/12/11)
Letters to the Editor Needed - Albuquerque Journal June 10, 2011 (posted 6-12-11)
Move Undercuts Coexistence Efforts, Risks Increase in Wolf Predation on Cattle June 10, 2011 (posted 6/11/11)
Letters Needed-Las Cruces Sun-News, June 9, 2011 (posted 6/10/11)
Press Release: Citing Decreasing Predations on Livestock, Conservation Groups Ask Governor to Continue State Support of Wild Wolves
New Mexico Gov. Martinez and Appointees to Consider Policy on Endangered Mexican Gray Wolves at Meeting Thursday, Center for Biological Diversity, June 8, 2011 (posted 6/10/11)
The Republic, June. 4, 2011 (posted June 8, 2011)
Please attend a rally this Thursday, 6/9 in Las Cruces 8 am at Farm & Ranch Museum. Southwest Environmental Center (posted 6/8/11)
June 11 Festival Will Include Mexican Wolf Information Tables – Event Sponsors Welcome (posted 6/7/11)
Wolf Supporters Needed to Speak Up for Wolf Protections at NM Game Commission Meeting and Pre-meeting Rally in Las Cruces June 9 (posted 6/6/11)
News Brief, AZ Game and Fish Update, and More on Forest Fire in Mexican Wolf Recovery Area (posted 6/5/11)
New Non-Profit To Advocate For Gray Wolf Conservation Nation-Wide (posted June 2, 2011)
Event: Grand Canyon Wolf Recovery Project Will Ride in the June 4 Hullabaloo Bicycle Parade to Celebrate Wolves!
Decorate your bicycle with wolf decorations and come ride with the pack!
Beautiful, Rare Footage of New Mexican Wolf Pups and Parents
Article, photos, and naming contest for three Mexican wolves. Democrat and Chronicle.com May 25, 2011 (posted 5/26/11)
Silver City Sun-News Editorial 05/22/2011 (posted 5/24/11)
Attend Arizona Game and Fish Meeting in Alpine on Monday, May 23, or Write the Department (posted 5/23/11)
Bill would Remove Protections for Mexican Wolves. Please write a letter to the editor today. Albuquerque Journal, May 21, 2011
Press Release: Government Report: Less Than 1% of Cattle Killed by Native Carnivores and Domestic Dogs
Contact Congress: Taxpayers Fleeced by Federal Predator-Control Program, WildEarth Guardians, May 17, 2011 (Posted 5/21/11)
Action Alert: This Endangered Species Day, Your Members of Congress Need to Hear From a Mexican Wolf!
On Friday, Visit Politicians on Facebook as a Lobo (posted 5/19/11)
KRWG News Interviews with Wildlife Advocates Expose Pearce’s Anti-conservation Agenda (posted May 18, 2011)
Will Politics Prevail Over Science? Summit County Citizens Voice, Bob Berwyn, May 13, 2011 (posted 5/17/11)
Press Release: More Wolf-killing Legislation Proposed - New House Bill Would Circumvent Mexican Wolf Recovery Planning
Center for Biological Diversity, May 12, 2011 (posted May 16, 2011)
The Independent White Mountain Independent, Karen Warnick, May 13, 2011 (posted May 13, 2011)
Wolves Stripped of Endangered Species Protection Around the Country - Not Just the Rockies
Op-Ed by SWEC Director, Kevin Bixby, Las Cruces Sun-News, May 10, 2011 (posted 5/13/11)
Wolves Need Wilderness! From New Mexico Wilderness Alliance, posted May 12, 2011
Group gives Dems high marks, F's to all but 1 Republican on Environment. The Arizona Republic, May. 8, 2011 (posted 5/12/11)
USFS to Conduct a Public Process on Five Grazing Allotments (over 283,000 acres) Prior to Renewal - Tuesday, April 19, 2011 (posted 5/10/11)
Killing Wolves May Be Legal But It's Not Legitimate, Counter Punch, published April 21, 2011 (posted 5/9/2011)
From WildEarth Guardians, May 4, 2011
Grandview Outdoors, May 3, 2011
New Mexico State Game Commission To Address Trapping Ban in The Gila
Public Meeting - May 5, 2011 – Posted April 26, 2011
Catron County Commissioner Promotes “No-Wolf” Stand Against Lobos (published 4/15/11, posted 4/30/11)
Arizona Republic Editorial, April 25, 2011
Beautiful Lobo Video by Elke Duerr, posted 4/25/11
EVENT: Enjoy an educational week in the Wilderness - wildlife, tribal history, and more. Public News Service, April 13, 2011 (posted 4/24/11)
Wildlife Watching Generates Significant Income and Jobs-Harvard Magazine, (http://harvardmagazine.com) May-June 2011
Op-Ed: The Christian Science Monitor, April 19, 2011
KWRG broadcast April 14, 2011 (posted April 21, 2011)
Family Fun All Month Long - April 19, 2011
Lehigh Valley Zoo works with Species Survival Plan and welcomes three Mexican Gray Wolves - The Morning Call, April 2, 2011 (posted 4/18/11)
State Wildlife Management Would Remove Endangered Species Act Protections NY Times, Greenwire, April 13, 2011
Showing in Flagstaff April 15, Santa Fe April 21, and Silver City April 22 (Posted April 13, 2011)
A Final Vote Is Expected This Week (posted April 11, 2011)
Jon Tester (D-MT) Threatens Wolves and The Federal Budget-Matthew Brown/Associated Press, April 09, 2011
Keith Ridler, Associated Press - April 9, 2011
A Primer – Why We Must Not Use a Political Process to Make Scientific Decisions about Endangered Species like Gray Wolves
Your Questions About Wolf Extinction Bills Answered
Over 1,200 Scientists Send Strong Message To Congress: The Endangered Species Act Should Be A Matter Of Science, Not Politics
Union of Concerned Scientists Letter Opposes Legislation to Strip Protections from Wolves, March 30, 2011
Matthew Brown, Associated Press, April 1, 2011
New Mexico Magazine, March 2011 issue
Montana and Idaho hope to allow public wolf hunting. Rob Chaney, The Missoulian, March 24, 2011
US Fish and Wildlife Service and AZ Game and Fish Department News Release: March 29, 2011
Zoo in Pennsylvania houses wolves with hopes of reintroduction for their offspring
Blog, March 29, 2011
One of the last wild Mexican wolves, filmed only a short time before the species went extinct in the wild.
Here are some great opportunities to get outside, learn, and help wolves. The Daily Aztec, March 22, 2011
Unique Culture, Wildlife and Wilderness Tour in the Heart of Lobo Country Supports Apache Tribe and Wolf Recovery
UNM Student Animal Legal Defense Fund, UNM Wilderness Alliance, and Animal Protection of New Mexico sponsoring event (PR dated 3/23/2011)
In the Press: Endangered Species Act threatened. Jon Tester breaks campaign promise (again) and attaches anti-wolf rider to Senate’s Continuing Funding Resolution.
Op-ed: Helena Independent Record, March 13, 2011
MORE SUPPORT IS NEEDED March 14, 2011
Latest report defies hysteria over wolf recovery: Defenders of Wildlife Press Release – March 11, 2011
Oppose anti-wolf, anti-wildlife bills (March 12, 2011)
Respite for wolves! - The Continuing Resolution Budget bills with anti-wolf riders (1713 & 1709) have been defeated in the Senate !!
Your letters to the editor, phone calls, and emails are helping ! (March 11, 2011)
Science Daily, March 9, 2011 – Study Shows Widespread Ecosystem Impacts from the Loss of Large Mammals (like wolves)
New Harris Poll: Americans strongly support the Endangered Species Act and wildlife decisions based on science
Tell your Senator today-the public wants wolves protected.
Hot off the press, a brand-new Harris poll shows broad support for the Endangered Species Act and for wolves. The poll results linked below are in PDF format.
House-passed Continuing Resolution Bill in Senate has terrible anti-wildlife provisions (March 8, 2011)
Raffle supporting the tribe’s efforts to restore lobos and the Grand Canyon Wolf Recovery Project will be drawn March 4.
New West, March 2, 2011
Tempe-based author Renée Guillory eloquently rebukes attempts in the AZ Legislature to destroy Mexican gray wolves
If you live in Arizona, please contact your State Senator and ask him or her to vote no on SB 1392 and SB 1395.
Sierra Club Executive Director Michael Brune on H.R. 1, the Continuing Resolution Bill
Read Lobo Supporters’ Letters and Write One of Your Own
By The Associated Press, February 24, 2011
Albuquerque Journal Editorial, Tuesday, February 22, 2011
Enter the White Mountain Apache Mexican Wolf Ecotour Raffle Online
Broadcasts in ABQ Feb. 23, and in Portales and Yuma Feb. 28
House Passes Continuing Resolution that Includes Most Sweeping Cuts and Policy Changes to Environmental Protections Since Gingrich Era Proposals 2/19/11
New Mexico’s Land Commissioner Speaks Out in the Ruidoso News 2/17/11
This February 18 article from the ABQ Journal describes Rep. Pearce’s underhanded attempt to end federal funding for Mexican wolf recovery.
These recently published editorials and excellent letters to the editor provide an opportunity to let everyone know wolf extinction legislation has to be stopped.
Continuing Resolution Bill Amendments Threatens Disaster for Lobos
New Fact Sheet from Defenders of Wildlife Explains Consequences of Wolf Extinction Legislation
Please Act for Wolves Today
Please Support Wolves and Thank the AZ Republic by Writing a Letter to the Editor Today! 2/13/2011
Arizona Daily Sun Op-ed, February 9, 2011
Albuquerque Journal, February 05, 2011
Albuquerque Journal, February 02, 2011
LA Times, February 2, 2011
D.C. legislation to rescind wolf ESA protections, Powell tribune, February 1, 2011
Interviews with WildEarth Guardians’ John Horning and Caren Cowan from the New Mexico Cattlegrowers Association
New Congressional Bills Will Strip Protections from Critically Endangered Mexican Wolves!
Public News Service-AZ, February 03, 2011
PLEASE MAKE CALLS TODAY!
Letters needed! Las Cruces-Sun News Feb. 1, 2011
World Premier of Green Fire is Coming to Albuquerque and Other Cities All Over the U.S.
Great Old Broads in the Silver City Sun-News, 1-21-2011
High Country News on Michael Berman, the Gila Wilderness, and Wolves, 1/18/11
Congressional Bills Will Strip Endangered Species Act Protections From Gray Wolves!
Biologist Emily Nelson clarifies the Lobo’s Endangered Species Act status
Open House Meetings Planned for the Gila National Forest Travel Management Plan
By The Denver Post
Weigh in with a letter to the editor
Double Circle Ranch Values Coexistence with Wolves
How Much Room is There for Mexican Wolves?
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