In latest test for endangered species, feds and state face off against conservationists.
Fish and Wildlife Service rejects claims it is not involving Native Americans in Yellowstone grizzly decision.
Proposed amendments include clear recovery goals and greater state influence and involvement.
In delisting comments, agency says 24,000-acre Rockefeller parkway should be off limits to grizzly hunting.
The Wyoming pocket gopher, a small mammal found only in Wyoming’s Red Desert, is stirring up big controversy as the subject of a recent Endangered Species Act petition.