Gray Wolves are an endangered species in North America.
Gray Wolves were protected under The Endangered Species Act but have been recently stripped of their federal protection.
In the Northern Rocky Mountains, and the Western Great Lakes have the liberty to kill Gray Wolves.
What's endangering Gray Wolves?
- Human expansion into their habitats.
- On June 17, 2013, the Endangered Species Act protecting the Gray Wolf was annulled across the lower 48 states.
- April 2011, Congress attached to a bill that wolves are protected in: all of Idaho, and Montana, the eastern parts of Washington and Oregon, some parts of Utah.
- September 2012, Gray Wolves are protected in Wyoming.
"ReSTORING THE GRAY WOLF." Restoring the Gray Wolf. Center for Biological Diversity, n.d. Web. 03 Dec. 2014.
"Wolves." Wwf.panda.org. World Wildlife Fund, n.d. Web. 04 Dec. 2014.