rio grande cutthroat trout

Rio Grande Cutthroat Trout Now Endangered Species Candidate

Rio Grande Cutthroat Trout Now Endangered Species Candidate

WASHINGTON, DC, May 14, 2008 (ENS) – The Rio Grande cutthroat trout is declining and its conservation status is “cause for concern” the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said today. After a review of this native fish’s situation, the Service is recommending that the subspecies be formally proposed for protection under the Endangered Species Act.…

Tribal Wildlife Grants Benefit Rare and Endangered Species

Tribal Wildlife Grants Benefit Rare and Endangered Species

WASHINGTON, DC, March 25, 2008 (ENS) – In Idaho, the Nez Perce Tribe will receive $200,000 in federal grant funding to assist in the restoration of bighorn sheep and their habitat along the Salmon River. The Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes will receive $197,000 to restore the swift fox on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation and…