Press Release: Trapping Ban Sought to Protect Imperiled Humboldt Marten


For Immediate Release, April 4, 2018 Contacts: Nick Cady, Cascadia Wildlands, (314) 482-3746, nick@cascwild.org Tierra Curry, Center for Biological Diversity, (928) 522-3681, tcurry@biologicaldiversity.org Coastal Trapping Ban Sought to Protect Oregon’s Vanishing Humboldt Martens New Study Finds Traps Could Wipe Out Imperiled Otter Relative PORTLAND, Ore.— Five conservation groups filed a rulemaking petition today asking the … Continue reading Press Release: Trapping Ban Sought to Protect Imperiled Humboldt Marten

Fed’s Failure to Protect Wolverines Ruled Illegal


For Immediate Release April 4, 2015 Contacts: Nick Cady, Cascadia Wildlands, 314-482-3746, nick@cascwild.org Matthew Bishop, Western Environmental Law Center, 406-422-9866, bishop@westernlaw.org Bethany Cotton, WildEarth Guardians, 406-414-7227, bcotton@wildearthguardians.org .. Judge Rules Feds Improperly Refused to Protect Wolverines Orders Reconsideration of Safeguards for Species Imperiled by Climate Change .. MISSOULA, Mont. – Today, the federal district court … Continue reading Fed’s Failure to Protect Wolverines Ruled Illegal

Cascadia Sues Over Lack of Federal Protections for the Wolverine


Cascadia Wildlands, along with a broad coalition of conservation groups, has filed suit over the Fish and Wildlife Service's failure to list the wolverine on the Endangered Species Act list.  The Fish and Wildlife Service officially withdrew its proposal to list the species after applied political pressure from a handful of western states.  Only 250-300 … Continue reading Cascadia Sues Over Lack of Federal Protections for the Wolverine

US Fish and Wildlife Service: The Leadership and Vision Vacuum


By Bob Ferris   "A thing is right when it tends to preserve the integrity, stability and beauty of the biotic community. It is wrong when it tends otherwise." Aldo Leopold A Sand County Almanac, 1948   I have been spending a lot of time lately reading scientific justifications and policy statements emanating out of … Continue reading US Fish and Wildlife Service: The Leadership and Vision Vacuum

Wolverine killed by Idaho Trapper


NEWS RELEASE Tuesday, January 14, 2014     IDAHO FISH AND GAME Upper Snake NEWS RELEASE Idaho Falls, ID Date: January 10, 2014   Contact: Gregg Losinski  gregg.losinski@idfg.idaho.gov  (208) 525-7290   Trapping Of Non-Target Species Has Mixed Outcomes   Fur trapping was one of the major reasons for exploration of Idaho and is still a … Continue reading Wolverine killed by Idaho Trapper

Press Release: Logging Plan Threatens Proposed Crater Lake Wilderness


December 3rd, 2013 For immediate release   Contacts:            Nick Cady, Legal Director, Cascadia Wildlands, (541) 434-1463  Steve Pedery, Conservation Director, Oregon Wild, (503) 283-6343 ext. 212 John Mellgren, Attorney, Western Environmental Law Center, (541) 525-5087   Conservationists File Legal Challenge to Protect Popular Recreation Areas and Imperiled Wildlife Habitat in … Continue reading Press Release: Logging Plan Threatens Proposed Crater Lake Wilderness