wolves http://kunm.org en FWS orders "lethal removal" of Mexican Gray Wolf http://kunm.org/post/fws-orders-lethal-removal-mexican-gray-wolf <p>UPDATED 8/12/12. 3:15 pm</p><p>The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has rescinded its lethal removal order for AF1188. The agency has agreed to allow the Arizona-based <a href="http://southwestwildlife.org/">Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center</a> to provide permanent sanctuary to the female wolf.</p><p>--</p><p>Earlier this week, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) in Albuquerque ordered the killing of a Mexican Gray Wolf whose pack is responsible for the killing of four head of cattle within the past year.</p> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 22:44:42 +0000 Laura Paskus 16913 at http://kunm.org FWS orders "lethal removal" of Mexican Gray Wolf Mexican Gray Wolf found dead in Arizona http://kunm.org/post/mexican-gray-wolf-found-dead-arizona <p>On July 6, law enforcement officials from Arizona Game and Fish Department recovered the body of Mexican Gray Wolf. The carcass was found near Big Lake in the Apache and Sitgreaves National Forests.</p><p>The carcass is that of AM806, an adult male wolf that was released into the Blue Range Wolf Recovery Area in 2006. The recovery area includes 4.4 million acres in the Gila National Forest in New Mexico and Arizona&rsquo;s Apache National Forest.</p><p>This is the third wolf death documented within the recovery area this year.</p> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 21:19:48 +0000 Laura Paskus 15768 at http://kunm.org Mexican Gray Wolf found dead in Arizona