The Endangered Species Act creates lots of work for lawyers and bureaucrats, but measured by the criteria it announces as the goal—recovering species—it hasn’t worked.
Is the enforcement of the Endangered Species Act scientifically or politically based?
Brian Seasholes, Todd Gaziano
Driving ranchers out of business could lead to habitat loss for the very bird the rules are designed to protect.
Environmentalists using the Endangered Species Act for political purposes find a new mascot.
How hunters helped develop the North American Model of Wildlife Conservation and saved America’s wildlife from the “tragedy of the commons."
Terry Anderson, Shawn Regan
If legal trophy hunting is banned, what will happen to the protected land that is conserved by hunting profits?
In Game Trails magazine, Terry Anderson writes that banning hunting is not the answer to wildlife conservation, and the story of Galana Ranch sadly proves it.
Miguel Llanos of NBC News surveyed Terry Anderson and other experts who reflect a movement that's evolved since the first Earth Day on April 22, 1970.
While the Endangered Species Act has led to habitat destruction, private solutions give us reason to be hopeful. In South Africa's Wildlife Ranching magazine, Terry Anderson explains how Texan ranchers brought the scimitar-horned oryx back from the brink of extinction.
In the Wall Street Journal, Terry Anderson examines how landowners have managed wildlife habitat under the ESA and suggests heavy-handed enforcement has discouraged private conservation efforts.