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Lawsuit seeks to restore federal protections to Northern Rockies wolves after government misses deadline

Lawsuit seeks to restore federal protections to Northern Rockies wolves after government misses deadline

Lawsuit seeks to restore federal protections to Northern Rockies wolves after government misses deadline

WASHINGTON (August 9, 2022)—Wildlife conservation organizations sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today for missing its deadline to decide whether gray wolves in the northern Rocky Mountains warrant federal protection under the Endangered Species Act.

Breaking: Big Cat Public Safety Act passes the U.S. House of Representatives on International Tiger Day

Breaking: Big Cat Public Safety Act passes the U.S. House of Representatives on International Tiger Day

Breaking: Big Cat Public Safety Act passes the U.S. House of Representatives

WASHINGTON (July 29, 2022)—The U.S. House of Representatives just passed the Big Cat Public Safety Act (H.R. 263) by a vote of 278 to 134. The bill would prohibit keeping tigers, lions and other big cat species as pets, and ban direct public contact like cub petting. Sponsored and championed by Rep. Michael Quigley, D-Ill., and Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick, R-Pa, the bill now moves to the Senate.