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THURSDAY, MAY 9, 2013

State leaders oppose plan to protect wolverines

ENDANGERED SPECIES -- While 25 environmental groups quickly applauded a federal proposal to protect wolverines under the Endangered Species Act last week, officials from Idaho, Montana and Wyoming have declared the ...

WEDNESDAY, MAY 1, 2013

25 groups call for protecting wolverines

WILDLIFE -- The Lands Council based in Spokane joined 24 other environmental groups today in calling for the federal government to protect wolverines under provisions of the Endangered Species Act. ...

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27, 2013

Wolverine, lynx, fishers studied in Montana

WILDLIFE -- Montana's big Crown of the Continent wilderness areas are providing fertile ground for research on wolverines, lynx and fishers, as you can read in this Missoulian story. This ...

THURSDAY, FEB. 7, 2013

SATURDAY, SEPT. 29, 2012

THURSDAY, MAY 17, 2012

MONDAY, MAY 14, 2012

Two Washington plants warrant ESA protections

ENDANGERED SPECIES -- Two plants found exclusively on or adjacent to Washington’s Hanford National Monument warrant protection under the Endangered Species Act, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced today.  ...

TUESDAY, MARCH 20, 2012

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THURSDAY, JAN. 26, 2012

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SATURDAY, DEC. 17, 2011

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 30, 2011

Feds propose habitat protections for Selkirk caribou

ENDANGERED SPECIES -- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Tuesday a proposal to designate 375,562 acres of critical habitat in North Idaho and northeastern Washington for southern Selkirk Mountains woodland ...

TUESDAY, OCT. 11, 2011

Wetlands declining, report confirms

CONSERVATION -- America's wetlands declined slightly from 2004-2009, underscoring the need for continued conservation and restoration efforts, according to a report issued last week by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife ...

THURSDAY, SEPT. 1, 2011

MONDAY, AUG. 8, 2011

Bonners Ferry man charged with killing grizzly

POACHING -- Jeremy M. Hill, 33, of Bonner’s Ferry, Idaho, has been charged for killing a grizzly bear, U.S. Attorney Wendy J. Olson announced today. The information filed today in ...

FRIDAY, JULY 22, 2011

MONDAY, JULY 18, 2011

FRIDAY, JULY 1, 2011

WEDNESDAY, MAY 18, 2011

Endangered species summarized coast to coast

ENDANGERED SPECIES -- Following the federal government's recent announcement of plans to act on 250 endangered species and Washington state's plan to release 100 endangered pygmy rabbits in special habitats in ...

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Rich Landers writes and photographs stories for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including a Sunday feature section and a Thursday column. He also writes the Outdoors Blog.


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