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  • John Cooper Receives George Bird Grinnell Award

    John Cooper, Vietnam vet, former federal wildlife law enforcement agent, South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks Secretary, and accomplished sportsman was presented with the Wildlife Management Institute’s 2010 George Bird Grinnell Memorial Awar...
  • CWD Finds North Dakota, or Vice Versa

    For the third consecutive month, chronic wasting disease (CWD) has staked a claim in new territory. On March 17, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department (NDGFD) announced that a hunter-killed mule deer taken last fall tested positive for CWD, reports th...
  • Colorado Submits Final Roadless Plan for Federal Approval

    On April 6, Colorado Governor Bill Ritter submitted a final plan to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for managing the 4.2 million roadless acres of national forest within the state. The state plan was developed following the Bush Administration ...
  • Bobcat and Polar Bear Proposals Fail at CITES Conference

    The 15th meeting of the Conference of Parties (CoP15) to the Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) resulted in rejection of proposals by the United States to remove bobcats from CITES listing and to li...
  • Worth Reading

    I don’t know whether I would have cottoned to Theodore Roosevelt on a personal level. His bombastic, suck-the-wind-out-of-the-room personality might have grated on me, as it surely did Democrats during his time. And I would have found as weird his pen...