In 2007, fws reported that the beetle outbreak had affected only 16 percent of the whitebark pines.
fws submitted a formal rule and delisted the grizzly in 2007, but was sued by wildlife groups.
Most fws [Foreign Workers] will have their cases attended to within two weeks from case registration.
The battle between conservation groups and fws over the fate of the Yellowstone grizzly is about to repeat.
On Sept. 30, 2012, fws delisted the gray wolf and transferred wildlife management to the states.