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Defenders of Wildlife: Backlash prompts Animal Planet to pull anti-wolf episode

Defenders of Wildlife sent out the following press release concerning the cancellation of an episode from Animal Planet’s Monster Week. Public Outcry Prompts Animal Planet to Remove “Man-Eating Super Wolves” Show WASHINGTON –Animal Planet removed a segment titled “Man- Eating Super Wolves” from its Monster Week line up this week after over 80,000 Defenders of […]

Video: Defenders of Wildlife is defending wolves

Removing wolves from endangered-species protections is a horrible idea. When will the people pushing for this sort of action understand manipulating nature and wildlife in this way never has a good outcome. Wildlife management should be run by scientists who truly understand the natural world. It should not be run by those with simplistic views […]

Video: Defenders of Wildlife lists wildlife and environmental success stories of 2012

Good news for a change. I need to be able to post more information such as this. Defenders of Wildlife offers a number of success stories of 2012. Let’s hope 2013 is even better, for we have much work to do.  

Bill in US Congress could weaken Endangered Species Act and more

Defenders of Wildlife is opposing HR 2578, a bill in the US House of Representatives that could weaken important protections for wildlife and allow for clear-cutting in the Tongass National Forest. Defenders of Wildlife posted the following on website – “” “” This anti-wildlife bill would… Waive Endangered Species Act protections within 100 miles of […]

Horrible bill in the US Congress would place moratorium on Endangered Species listings

Mike Simpson (R-ID) is the chairman of the House Interior Appropriations Subcommittee and according to Defenders of Wildlife he is out to bring the listing of new species to the Endangered Species List to a screeching halt. A statement from Defenders of Wildlife President Rodger Schlickeisen notes the Interior Department funding bill being pushed by […]