Aug 12 2020
Wildlife Services rereleases predator-killing plans for WyomingFaced with settlement agreement, agency initiates review of its lethal actions. For the second time in four years, a branch of the U.S. Department of Agriculture that kills wildlife it deems a nuisance has released draft plans assessing the impacts of how it does business in Wyoming.
Aug 11 2020
U.S. government agrees to pay local family $38,500 in lawsuit over illegally placed M-44 ‘cyanide bomb’“The biggest thing that we wanted to accomplish was to make the government accept responsibility. It took a substantial amount of work, but finally the government admitted this was their fault — that their employee was negligent and that’s a very significant and permanent finding.”
Apr 28 2018
Agriculture Department Killed 1.3 Million Native Animals in 2017The Wildlife Services agency kills wild animals with gas, poisons, snares and aerial gunning.
Oct 27 2017
Tentative Deal Reached on the Use of M-44sA deal has been reached between animal welfare organizations and the U.S. Dept. of Interior on the use of M-44s.
Oct 04 2017
Killing Coyotes with Cyanide? There Must Be a Better Way.Nonlethal methods to protect livestock from predators are gaining momentum as pressure mounts to ban poison-spray traps.