State wildlife officials warn Crestone on drilling impacts to numerous species

Colorado Parks and Wildlife wants construction done on timeline that protects nesting seasons, habitat By: Amelia Arvesen, Boulder Daily Camera January 21, 2018 Should Crestone Peak Resources be allowed to develop minerals under eastern Boulder County, burrowi...

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Wildlife officials say the Canada Lynx doesn’t need endangered listing, conservationists disagree

By: Deepan Dutta, Summit Daily News January 13, 2018 The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced Thursday, Jan. 11, that the Canada lynx is in recovery and no longer requires Endangered Species Act designation. The announcement was met with opposition from wi...

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U.S. rejects federal protection for white-tailed prairie dogs

By: Laura Zuckerman, Reuters December 5, 2017 PINEDALE, Wyo. (Reuters) – The white-tailed prairie dog will not be declared an endangered or threatened species after the U.S. government deemed on Tuesday there was no danger despite declines in its populat...

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PRESS RELEASE: Trump Administration denies white-tailed prairie dog Endangered Species Act protection

PRESS RELEASE: Trump Administration denies white-tailed prairie dog Endangered Species Act protection

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 6, 2017 Media Contacts: Matt Sandler, Rocky Mountain Wild, 303-579-5162, matt@rockymountainwild.org Megan Mueller, Rocky Mountain Wild, 303-704-9760, megan@rockymountainwild.org DENVER, CO— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (...

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Highway overpasses successful at curbing wildlife/vehicle collisions

By: Christie Greene, Canyon Courier November 30, 4:40 pm The sun was warm as we gathered on Vail Pass last July. Paige Singer, a biologist for Rocky Mountain Wild, and Lisi Lohre, Citizen Science intern for the Denver Zoo, handed out hardhats and bright orange...

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2017 Maps of Oil & Gas Development

Every year, Rocky Mountain Wild creates high resolution maps showing the widespread impact of oil and gas development on Colorado and Wyoming. See where drilling is occurring and what lands have been leased by oil and gas companies for current and future devel...

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RMW’s Telephone Town Hall, Dec 4

RMW’s Telephone Town Hall, Dec 4

Join Rocky Mountain Wild for a telephone town hall on Monday, December 4, from 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm MST. We will be discussing our accomplishments in 2017, goals for 2018, and open the line up to any questions or concerns you might have. From volunteer proj...

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#SaveGrouse Comment Writing Party Nov 30

#SaveGrouse Comment Writing Party Nov 30

When: Thursday, November 30, 2017, 5:30-6:30 pm Where: Hooked on Colfax, Green TV Room, 3213 E Colfax Ave, Denver, CO 80206 What: Secretary Zinke has determined that a comprehensive, collaborative plan regarding sage-grouse protection and conservation isn&#821...

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Groups Battle Over Threatened Jumping Mouse

Groups Battle Over Threatened Jumping Mouse

By: Cooper McKim, Wyoming Public Media November 13, 2017 The Center for Biological Diversity and Rocky Mountain Wild, both conservation groups, filed a petition with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to continue protections of the Preble’s Meadow Jumping...

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PRESS RELEASE: Petition Filed to Maintain Jumping Mouse’s Endangered Species Protection

PRESS RELEASE: Petition Filed to Maintain Jumping Mouse’s Endangered Species Protection

Property-rights Group Continues Bogus Effort to Delist Tiny Mouse FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 9, 2017 Media Contacts: Noah Greenwald, Center for Biological Diversity, ngreenwald@biologicaldiversity.org Megan Mueller, Rocky Mountain Wild, 303-704-9760, mega...

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