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Recap of Pinetop Hearing; Celebrating Sucesses: 700,000 comments from wolf supports in to USFWS regarding wolf delisting proposal; this week USDA annouces they plan to audit Wildlife Services Predator Program. Also- another call to action for our supporters: Tell your Congressman to sign Grijalva and Fitzpatrick’s letter endorsing continued protection of gray wolves!
United States Department of Agriculture’s Inspector General has confirmed that they will be undertaking an audit of Wildlife Services’ Predator Control program in 2014.
In a disturbing trend of attacking the government’s ability to prepare for climate risks, the House passed an amendment today that puts the nation at increased risk of food disruptions, forest fires and huge economic losses.
Today marks the inauspicious 80th anniversary of the Animal Damage Control Act which empowers USDA’s Wildlife Services agency to kill native carnivores in the name of “livestock protection.” It’s time to end this 80-year subsidy and put a stop to the government’s livestock avengers.