June 22, 2016
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission voted to forego its controversial black bear hunt, promising to revisit the issue in 2017.
March 1, 2013
A coalition of groups is applauding a decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia to reject a challenge to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s 2008 decision to list polar bears as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act.
April 21, 2010
Jennifer Fearing, California senior state director for The HSUS, issued a statement in response to the California Fish and Game Commission’s decision to table proposals to expand trophy hunting of black bears.
April 20, 2010
Jennifer Fearing, California senior state director for The HSUS, issued a statement in response to the California Department of Fish and Game rescinding a proposal to expand trophy hunting of black bears.
April 22, 2009
The HSUS applauds the Calif. Department of Fish and Game for halting proposals that would have expanded hunting of the state's black bears.
April 10, 2009
The HSUS applauded the Maine legislature for defeating a bill to allow the hunting of black bears in the spring.
February 23, 2009
The HSUS praised the decision by the Fish and Wildlife Service to reject a bid by trophy hunters to import polar bear trophies from Canada.