Friday, February 7, 2014
Review Panel Determines Gray Wolf Delisting Plan Not Supported by Science
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) just released the Independent Peer review of its wolf delisting plan: "Regarding Status of the Wolf Under the Endangered Species Act.
The peer review committee commissioned by the USFWS has concurred in determining that science does *not support* the plan. We now call on Secretary Jewell to immediately withdraw USFWS's proposal.
This reopens the public comment period for 45 days; stay tuned for details from our Awareness and Action Committee.