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December 31, 2015

Government Spending Bill Signed Into Law

An appropriations process that included debate over the Confederate flag, the resignation of the Speaker of the House, and two short-term continuing resolutions came to a close on December 18...

December 18, 2015

FWS Looks to Revise Outdated Oil and Gas Development Regulations

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) published a proposed rule and draft environmental impact statement (EIS) on December 11 that would revise non-federal oil and gas development regulations on...

December 10, 2015

New Mexico Chapter Encourages Mexican Wolf Releases

The New Mexico Chapter of the Wildlife Society sent a letter on November 21 to the New Mexico Game Commission and the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish encouraging...

November 24, 2015

Sportsmen’s Act Passes Senate Committee with Bipartisan Support

The Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee passed the Sportsmen’s Act of 2015, S. 556, by a voice vote on November 19. The bill has received broad bipartisan support and...

November 18, 2015

Climate Academy Registration Now Open for 2016 Session

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s National Conservation Training Center (NCTC) is accepting applications for the 2016 session of the Climate Academy until December 11. Designed for natural resource managers...

November 11, 2015

Ontario Enacts Invasive Species Legislation

The Invasive Species Act received Royal Assent on November 3, after passing through the Ontario legislature on October 21. The act creates a framework to identify invasive species and mechanisms for...


November 6, 2015

Global Anti-Poaching Act Passed by House

On 2 November the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 2494, the “Global Anti-Poaching Act”. The bill passed by voice vote after 23 minutes of speeches in favor of the...

October 30, 2015

Two-Year Budget Deal Approved by Congress

The House and Senate both approved a two-year budget deal this week. The deal passed through the House with a vote of 266-167 on October 28 and the Senate 64-35...

October 16, 2015

FWS Planning Mexican Wolf Releases Despite State Objections

Internal documents obtained from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) on October 15 indicate that FWS plans to go forward with the release of up to 10 Mexican wolf...