Endangered Species Act: How It’s Helping Captive Animals 2019
Presented by Danny Waltz on February 22, 2019
In 2016, the Animal Legal Defense Fund became the first to successfully use the Endangered Species Act on behalf of captive animals held at Cricket Hollow Zoo in Iowa.
Join us for a special look into this case and the success stories that have followed. Staff Attorney, Danny Waltz, will present with a Q&A to follow.
Lawsuit alleges the government has unlawfully weakened protections for threatened and endangered speciesOctober 22, 2019 Press Release
Endangered animals including lions, tigers, and gray wolves suffer in squalid conditions at Special Memories Zoo.September 10, 2019 Press Release
The Edge of Extinction: Hundreds of Vulnerable Animal Species in Danger under Endangered Species Act RollbacksThe government announced distressing changes to the Endangered Species Act – weakening one of our nation’s most important animal protection laws. The ESA has prevented the extinction of numerous including the northern gray wolf and the Florida manatee.August 21, 2019 News