Description: Challenge to recovery plan for Mexican wolves.
WildEarth Guardians v. Zinke
Filing Date Type File Action Taken Summary 05/24/2018 Complaint Download Amended complaint filed. 01/30/2018 Complaint Download Complaint filed. Conservation Groups Challenged Recovery Plan for Mexican Wolves. WildEarth Guardians and Western Watersheds Project filed a lawsuit alleging that the final Mexican wolf recovery plan violated the Endangered Species Act and Administrative Procedure Act. The plaintiffs alleged, among other claims, that the recovery plan failed to utilize best available science to assess threats to the endangered Mexican wolf, including threats from ongoing and future impacts of climate change.