Action Alert

Public comment period on Mexican Wolf Reintroduction program is open until August 29 at

Anti-wildlife bills now before Congress:

U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-WY), chairman of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW), joined with Senators Ben Cardin (D-MD), Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV), Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), John Boozman (R-AR), and Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) to introduce S. 1514, the Hunting Heritage and Environmental Legacy Preservation (HELP) for Wildlife Act. S. 1514 would remove endangered species protection for grey wolves in the Midwest.

Sportsmen’s Act (S. 773) would mandate increased “sportsmen’s access to federal land.” Lead co-sponsors are Senators Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and Martin Heinrich (D-NM).