Category Archives: Delisting

Arizona landowners celebrate long-awaited removal of Hualapai Mexican vole from the Endangered Species List

June 23, 2017 – GEORGETOWN, TX – The Hualapai Mexican vole or Hualapai vole (Microtus mexicanus hualpaiensis) of Northern Arizona is now the first ESA-listed domestic species to be delisted by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service during the Trump Administration. Because … Continue reading

Controversial Decision by Federal Government to List Yellow-Billed Cuckoo Challenged

GEORGETOWN, TX:  A diverse group of local governments, landowners and industry representatives has challenged the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) by filing a petition to remove the Western Distinct Population Segment of the Yellow-billed Cuckoo (YBCU; Coccyzus americanus), from the federal … Continue reading

Citizen-backed Effort to Delist American Burying Beetle Marches On

AUSTIN, TX – American Stewards of Liberty (ASL) and the Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) have filed a Notice of Intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) for violation of section 4(b)(3)(B) of the Endangered Species Act (ESA) … Continue reading