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Document October 18, 2006

Mountan Yellow Legged Frog Remand Ninth Circuit

Ninth Circuit Decision Remanding "Warranted but Precluded" finding for MYLF back to USFWS

Press Release: Victory October 18, 2006

Sierra Frog May Get Endangered Species Protections

Ninth Circuit tells Fish and Wildlife Service to rethink its decision

The mountain yellow-legged frog has disappeared from 70 to 90 percent of its former habitat.
(Adam Backlin / U.S. Geological Survey)
case: Victory August 8, 2003

Saving the Sierra Nevada’s Yellow-Legged Frog

California’s high Sierra mountains certainly appear wild and pristine, but a closer look reveals dramatic shifts due to human encroachment and resulting impacts on the region’s watersheds. The yellow-legged frog is one such harbinger of change. The mountain yellow-legged frog was historically the most abundant frog in the Sierra Nevada, distributed widely in high elevation…

Press Release April 1, 2003

Lawsuit Filed to Protect Vanishing Sierra Amphibian

Groups claim species relegation to “bureaucratic purgatory” is illegal