Ok, so the funny thing about drama and BS is that it tries to drag you back in, even when you're trying to get out of it. Yesterday has been one of those days that really pushed the limit, but It's ...
that euthanized hundreds of the tortoises when BLM closed the Desert Tortoise Conservation Center. BLM elected not to dedicate funds to the project and, rather than free the tortoises into the surrounding environment, BLM killed them. …
Their fate remains unknown: Some tortoises may be resettled on Disney's 30,000 acres; others may be given to the University of Florida for gopher tortoise research; some may be euthanized as ... populations of endangered desert
In California, there are two native species, the desert tortoise and the Western ... for food and crowding out native …
The desert tortoise has the least serious designation of endangered species, “vulnerable.” It is not considered “critically endangered” or even “endangered.” In fact, in 2013, the BLM announced it was going to euthanize hundreds of …
The Bundys also have refused to scale back their cattle operation in reaction to the Fish and Wildlife Service’s listing of the desert tortoise as ... the recovery of the species. Healthy tortoises will not be euthanized.”
The BLM is the same agency that has announced that federal funds for a Nevada-based desert tortoise conservation center in Las Vegas Valley are running dry and wildlife officials plan to close the facility and euthanize hundreds of …
Four animals were euthanized, including one cow and one bull that bore ... designated the scenic Gold Butte area as protected habitat for the endangered desert tortoise and cut his allotment of cows. Grazing fees today can be as little …
Four animals were euthanized, including one cow and one bull that bore ... designated the scenic Gold Butte area as protected habitat for the endangered desert tortoise and cut his allotment of cows. Grazing fees today can be as little …
LAS VEGAS — Six animals died in a federal roundup of cattle that officials say rancher Cliven Bundy ... the scenic Gold Butte area as protected habitat for the endangered desert tortoise and cut his allotment of cows. Grazing fees today …