Melanie Gade

Communications Specialist
Melanie handles press coverage for wildlife in the Pacific Northwest and Rockies and Plains, as well as Defenders' national work on the Endangered Species Act.

Posts By: Melanie Gade

Utah prairie dog, © James Phelps

Wildlife Weekly Wrap-Up »

NM Fish and Game’s War on Wolves Continues; Stopping the Plague from Plaguing Prairie Dogs; Living with Wolves; California Wolf Country; Salamanders Won’t Be Coming to the US Anytime Soon – but that’s a good thing

Gray wolf, © Tracy Brooks/USFWS

Wildlife Weekly Wrap-Up »

A blow to Mexican gray wolf recovery; Yellowstone’s plan to restore Bison instead of slaughter them; Nonlethal tools help Oregon’s wolves survive the 2015; Northern Rockies Fisher one step closer to getting protections they need; Wandering wolf OR-7 has a protégé

Bison and calf, © Sandy Sisti

Wildlife Weekly Wrap-Up »

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Proposal to Downlist Manatee; Bison catch a much deserved break; Pallid Sturgeon spared for now; New UCLA study on lobos’ historic range; A video we know you’ll love; Oregon Officials Take Wolf Plan Under Review; California fails to meet water targets – again