For almost any conservation policy issue, the most important question is one that doesn’t make for a good headline: compared … More
It looks increasingly likely that Congress will attempt to overhaul the Endangered Species Act next year. Rob Bishop, chairman of … More
I am not the person you’d expect to be an outspoken supporter of hunting as a conservation tool. I’ve been … More
The federal Endangered Species Act has generated a lot of conflict over the last 44 years, but has little to … More
The environmental movement is young by constitutional standards, gaining steam in the early 20th century and becoming a powerful political … More
Rhinos have been hunted to the verge of extinction because of their valuable horns. Most governments have responded, as they … More
Designating uninhabitable private land as “critical habitat” discourages private conservation with no compensating benefit for species.
Environmental alarmists may grab headlines, but they’ve repeatedly proven spectacularly wrong. Environmental issues require sober analysis and problem solving, not overheated rhetoric.
At long last, the Administration has chosen an acting leader for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service—an important federal agency … More
The possibility that we may soon be able to resurrect extinct species would allow us to hedge against the risk of extinction.