Save America's Wolves

Connecticut

Your Voice Matters

The fate of gray wolves across America rests with our elected officials. Their decisions shape laws that either protect wolves or put them at risk.

Imagine the pain of being struck by bullets, the desperate struggle to escape from traps, and the slow agony of strangulation in a snare. These are the realities wolves face when hunted for sport. Families are torn apart as parents, brothers, sisters, and pups are lost forever. The tragic loss of these wolves is not for necessity, but rather, it's for the sake of trophies—haunting symbols of conquest over coexistence.

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How elected officials vote on wolves

The power to protect wolves lies in the hands of our elected officials

Federal Government

Federal officials play a key role in determining whether wolves receive protection under the Endangered Species Act. This vital legislation ensures consistent safeguarding of wolves across state borders and prohibits hunting and trapping.

President
  • Appoint staff to federal agencies, such as the Department of the Interior and U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, that oversee wolf management
  • Sign or veto bills to list or delist wolves as an endangered species
U.S. Senate
  • Confirm or reject the President’s appointments to agencies that oversee wolf management
  • Pass wolf bills to list or delist wolves as an endangered species
U.S. House of Representatives
  • Pass wolf bills to list or delist wolves as an endangered species
State Government

Once federal protections are removed, state governments take control of wolf management. State officials can pass laws and regulations to protect wolves or define management practices, such as establishing hunting and trapping seasons.

Governor
  • Appoint staff to state agencies that oversee wolf management
  • Sign or veto state wolf population management bills
State Senate
  • Confirm or reject the Governor’s appointments to state agencies that oversee wolf management
  • Pass state wolf management bills and resolutions
State House of Representatives/Assembly
  • Pass state wolf management bills and resolutions

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Discover which of your elected officials are pro-wolf and endorsed by The 06 Legacy. Simply click on their profiles to voice your support for wolves. On Election Day, elect to protect.

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