2009 Revisited – Gray Wolves in the Crosshairs

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April 28. 2016

 In order to understand wolf persecution, as it stands today, it’s our obligation to look back and re-visit the Obama administration’s war against wolves, which started with the delisting of Northern Rockies gray wolves in the Spring of 2009, four months after the President took office. His rancher Secretary of the Interior, Ken Salazar, wasted no time stripping wolves of their ESA protections. Idaho and Montana almost immediately proposed wolf hunts that started in the fall.

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September 16, 2009

The gray wolf stands at a crossroads in the lower 48.  Stripped of their Endangered Species status by the Obama administration,  they are left unprotected from the guns in Montana and Idaho. The first federally sanctioned wolf hunts in the Continental US are taking place as I write this.  Thanks Ken Salazar for allowing the de-listing of wolves to stand.  I thought a Democrat administration would be…

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One thought on “2009 Revisited – Gray Wolves in the Crosshairs

  1. Put the blame where it belongs: on the Dept. of Interior, USFWS, USDA, Wildlife Services, state wildlife agencies. Obama is an urban President who delegates such matters and trusts in his advisers. We would be much worse off with republicans who have essentially declared war on wilddlie and ecology, trophic cascades is foreign psychological constructs to them.

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