Helping Lynx Recover Nationwide

Helping Lynx Recover Nationwide The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (the Service) is entrusted with the important duty of helping threatened species like Canada lynx recover to healthy levels. Recovery plans are one of the most important tools for ensuring the survival...

Protecting the Sonoran Desert Tortoise

Protecting the Sonoran Desert Tortoise The Sonoran Desert tortoise is a newly recognized tortoise species found in desert scrub habitats in Arizona and Mexico, east and south of the Colorado River. In 2010, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service found in a preliminary...

Controlling Bear Baiting in Grizzly Habitat

Controlling Bear Baiting in Grizzly Habitat Hundreds of pounds of human foods, such as doughnuts and bread, do not belong in the wild. But some hunters use these foods to attract and shoot black bears in a practice known as bear baiting. Not only does the practice...

Banishing M-44 Cyanide Bombs from Public Lands

Banishing M-44 Cyanide Bombs from Public Lands We’re actively working to stop the use of dangerous – and lethal – baited sodium cyanide poison devices on public lands across the contiguous 48 states. The rogue, federal wildlife-killing program Wildlife Services,...
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