Rudyard Kipling’s story of a wolf foster mother may seem pretty far-fetched, but recent studies have shown that gray wolves really will foster orphaned pups.
Environmentalists using the Endangered Species Act for political purposes find a new mascot.
Cambodia's tiger population has been declared functionally extinct. Can they be successfully reintroduced?
March 3 is World Wildlife Day, a time to celebrate the many species found on our planet and to raise awareness for wildlife conservation. PERC's research shows that when local people benefit from the presence of wildlife, populations increase.
Private conservation is not a new idea. Over the years, work by private entities has grown to face new environmental problems, but it is clear the ideas had taken root many years ago.
Nearly 25 years after the United Nation's first Earth Summit, we continue to find that private conservation is better for the environment than government control.
In light of the Malheur standoff, the New York Times asked six contributors "should the government still own so much land in the West, and should its control over that land be reduced?"
Multiple organizational forms shape range management today, and through a comparison of state, private, and federal lands in the US, this essay helps explain why trust land agencies are not more market-oriented stewards of the land and resources.
Federal control of grazing lands means that land-use debates are political. This essay explores ways to resolve competing demands through negotiation rather than conflict.
Two decades ago, Rick Stroup wrote about how the Endangered Species Act fueled animosity between endangered species and landowners. What has changed?