Lynx

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Rare Wildlife Make Winter Appearances

A variety of rare wildlife encounters is making this winter’s scenery even more picturesque and quintessentially Coloradan.

02/27/2015

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Biologists Begin Long-Term Lynx Monitoring Program

Biologists have begun a long-term monitoring program to determine how lynx are faring in the southern Rockies.

01/20/2015

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Wildlife Groups Sue Over Imperiled Lynx’s Habitat

Wildlife advocates have sued the federal government after it declined to designate some areas in the West as critical habitat for the imperiled Canada lynx.

11/17/2014

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Lynx Protections Expanded But New Habitat Denied

U.S. wildlife officials are expanding protections for Canada lynx to include animals in New Mexico, while again denying critical habitat designations for the elusive wild cats in the Southern Rockies.

09/11/2014

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Forest Service Decides On West Elk Mine Expansion

The U.S. Forest Service has consented to expanding federal leases that Mountain Coal Co. uses to extract coal from the West Elk Mine.

11/09/2011