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Arizona Game and Fish Commission amends Mexican wolf release policy to consider population losses

PHOENIX — During a routine update on the Game and Fish Department’s nongame program activities, the Arizona Game and Fish Commission – during its regularly scheduled monthly public meeting – voted unanimously to amend its policy on the release of Mexican wolves in eastern Arizona. Continue reading

Mexico and New Mexico work together to boost reintroduction program

[large thumbnail url=”mexico-and-new-mexico-work-together-to-boost-reintroduction-program” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”12″ day=”30″] [thumbnail icon url=”mexico-and-new-mexico-work-together-to-boost-reintroduction-program” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”12″ day=”30″] KRQE-TV and the Carlsbad Current-Argus are reporting that the Living Desert Zoo has flown a Mexican gray wolf to Mexico in hopes of successfully breeding pups to help the embattled reintroduction program.

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Feds Again Delay Release of Wolf Pack in Arizona

[large thumbnail url=”feds-again-delay-release-of-wolf-pack-in-arizona” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”10″ day=”12″] [thumbnail icon url=”feds-again-delay-release-of-wolf-pack-in-arizona” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”10″ day=”12″] The Center for Biological Diversity released the following press release regarding the continued delays in in releasing 8 more wolves in to Arizona’s wilderness.

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Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News – September 2010

[large thumbnail url=”mexican-wolf-reintroduction-project-news-–-september-2010″ filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”10″ day=”06″] [thumbnail icon url=”mexican-wolf-reintroduction-project-news-–-september-2010″ filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”10″ day=”06″] The Arizona Fish and Game Departmant has released its August 2010 Mexican Wolf report.

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Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News – July 2010

[large thumbnail url=”mexican-wolf-reintroduction-project-news-–-july-2010″ filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”08″ day=”16″] [thumbnail icon url=”mexican-wolf-reintroduction-project-news-–-july-2010″ filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”08″ day=”16″] The Arizona Fish and Game Departmant has released its July 2010 Mexican Wolf report.

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Mexican Gray Wolf May Qualify for Endangered Species Protection Separate From Other Gray Wolves

[large thumbnail url=”mexican-gray-wolf-may-qualify-for-endangered-species-protection-separate-from-other-gray-wolves” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”08″ day=”05″] [thumbnail icon url=”mexican-gray-wolf-may-qualify-for-endangered-species-protection-separate-from-other-gray-wolves” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”08″ day=”05″] SILVER CITY, N.M.— In response to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today determined that the Mexican gray wolf may qualify for listing as an endangered species separate from other wolves. A separate listing for Mexican wolves would require replacement of the subspecies’ outdated 1982 recovery plan.

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Third Mexican gray wolf killed by poachers in as many weeks

[large thumbnail url=”third-mexican-gray-wolf-killed-by-poachers-in-as-many-weeks” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”07″ day=”19″] [thumbnail icon url=”third-mexican-gray-wolf-killed-by-poachers-in-as-many-weeks” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”07″ day=”19″] The critically endangered mexican gray wolves are facing a persistent and seemingly coordinated assault by poachers. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has confirmed that a third Mexican gray wolf has been killed.

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Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project News – June 2010

[large thumbnail url=”mexican-wolf-reintroduction-project-news-june-2010″ filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”07″ day=”08″] [thumbnail icon url=”mexican-wolf-reintroduction-project-news-june-2010″ filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”07″ day=”08″] The Arizona Fish and Game Department has released its June 2010 Mexican Wolf report.

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Mexican Gray Wolf One Step Closer to Separate Protection Under Endangered Species Act

[large thumbnail url=”mexican-gray-wolf-one-step-closer-to-separate-protection-under-endangered-species-act” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”07″ day=”01″] [thumbnail icon url=”mexican-gray-wolf-one-step-closer-to-separate-protection-under-endangered-species-act” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”07″ day=”01″] A news release from Michael Robinson and the Center for Biological Diversity outlines a settlement filed with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service seeking recognition of the Mexican Gray wolf as an endangered species distinct from gray wolves, meaning increased protection and new recovery standards.

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Editorial: We should pursue wolves’ recovery

[large thumbnail url=”editorial-we-should-pursue-wolves-recovery” filename=”editorial” year=”2010″ month=”06″ day=”24″] [thumbnail icon url=”editorial-we-should-pursue-wolves-recovery” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”06″ day=”24″] This editorial was published in the Arizona Republic addressing the Mexican gray wolf recovery program, it’s importance and it’s challenges.

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Mexican wolf reintroduction project news: May 2010

[large thumbnail url=”mexican-wolf-reintroduction-project-news-may-2010″ filename=”science” year=”2010″ month=”06″ day=”08″] [thumbnail icon url=”mexican-wolf-reintroduction-project-news-may-2010″ filename=”science” year=”2010″ month=”06″ day=”08″] The following is a summary of Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project activities in Arizona on the Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests (ASNF) and Fort Apache Indian Reservation (FAIR) and in New Mexico on the Apache National Forest (ANF) and Gila National Forest (GNF).

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Feds: Mexican gray wolf program “at risk of failure”

[large thumbnail url=”feds-mexican-gray-wolf-program-at-risk-of-failure” filename=”science” year=”2010″ month=”06″ day=”07″] [thumbnail icon url=”feds-mexican-gray-wolf-program-at-risk-of-failure” filename=”science” year=”2010″ month=”06″ day=”07″] A report released by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service now believes that the current reintroduction program for Mexican gray wolves risking failure and concludes that the program now needs to pursue full recovery.

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Monthly update: Mexican gray wolf reintroduction project

[large thumbnail url=”monthly-update-mexican-gray-wolf-reintroduction-project” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”05″ day=”12″] [thumbnail icon url=”monthly-update-mexican-gray-wolf-reintroduction-project” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”05″ day=”12″] Each month the Arizona Fish and Game Department releases a report for the Mexican gray wolf reintroduction program. Here’s the report for April 1-30, 2010.

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Feds: Mexican Wolf Population “Threatened With Failure”

[large thumbnail url=”feds-mexican-wolf-population-threatened-with-failure” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”05″ day=”07″] [thumbnail icon url=”feds-mexican-wolf-population-threatened-with-failure” filename=”news” year=”2010″ month=”05″ day=”07″] A press release from The Center for Biological Diversity highlights the conclusions of a federal conservation assessment regarding the troubled Mexican gray wolf recovery program.

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