Stories tagged: conservation groups
Fri., Jan. 5, 2018, 12:51 p.m.
Suit to stop federal agency wolf killings in Idaho rejected
A federal court has rejected a lawsuit by conservation groups contending a federal agency needed to do a new environmental study before being allowed to kill more wolves in Idaho.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 11:10 p.m.
More groups sue over Yellowstone grizzly bear protections
Three more conservation groups are suing to restore federal protections to grizzly bears living in and around Yellowstone National Park.
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 9:17 a.m.
Agreement protects elk route, trout streams near Yellowstone
A Canadian mining company says it’s reached an agreement with conservation groups to protect two Montana trout streams and hundreds of acres of land used by migrating elk from Yellowstone …
Sun., Nov. 18, 2012
Groups confront Idaho roadless rule
A coalition of environmental groups filed arguments last week before the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals at Portland in an ongoing effort to repeal the Idaho roadless rule and …
Thu., Aug. 2, 2012, 2:08 p.m.
Groups petition Montana to end wolverine trapping
HELENA — Eight conservation and sportsmen groups are petitioning Montana to ban the trapping of wolverines, citing a government finding that climate change may threaten the survival of the fierce, …