Scotland to ban mass culling of mountain hares

Gamekeepers and grouse moor managers will be banned from mass culling mountain hares after Scottish ministers bowed to intense pressure from conservationists. The Scottish parliament voted on Wednesday night to give mountain hares special protection under the Wildlife and Countryside Act, which will make it an offence to intentionally or recklessly kill or injure the […]

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Lawsuit Launched to Push Trump Administration Toward National Wolf Recovery Plan

Legal Action Could Scuttle Effort to Strip Gray Wolves of Protection MINNEAPOLIS— The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for violating the Endangered Species Act by never providing a comprehensive recovery plan for gray wolves nationwide as the law requires. Today’s notice calls […]

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