Tell congress to stop the attacks on the Endangered Species Act: please take action for wolves

Wolves of Douglas County Wisconsin

In congress several lawmakers are working on legislation to delist wolves in Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota & Wyoming. This legislation by Senator Ron Johnson (D-WI)calls for delisting of wolves.

A brief Historyon wolf delisting.

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service removed federal protections for gray wolves in 2012 and turned over state management. Shortly after the 2012 delisting these states rushed to create legislation that allowed for hunting of gray wolves. Wisconsin became the only state that allowed the barbaric use of dogs to hunt wolves; Wisconsin quite literally throws dogs to wolves.SourceWyoming called for shooting wolves on sight. Minnesota allowed for the use of inhumane snare traps on wolves. In Michigan the legislature tried to go against the public referendum that voted no against a wolf hunt.

Humane Society of the United States(HSUS) in 2012 filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to…

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