Fed to Scrap Plans to Make Wolverine Protected

July 7, 2014 9:21 PM

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Fed to Scrap Plans to Make Wolverine Protected

Scientists with the US Fish and Wildlife Service are being asked to reconsider their scientific conclusions concerning the vulnerability of wolverines to climate change. They have also reportedly been ordered to withdraw last year's proposal to protect American wolverine populations under the Endangered Species Act.

This was revealed in a leaked memo, obtained by the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD), which appears to be signed by US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) Regional Director Noreen Walsh.

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