Ben Prater

Director, Southeast Program
Ben Prater supervises and directs Defenders' efforts to protect imperiled wildlife and their habitats in the Southeast. He is also building on the outstanding work of our Florida and legal teams throughout the region and expanding our work into the Carolinas, Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky and Alabama which are home to sensitive habitats and many endangered species.

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Red Wolf, ©B. Bartel/USFWS

Red Wolf, Red Herring »

While the FWS tried to claim that they are still committed to recovery of the red wolf, the agency’s proposed actions speak much louder than their rhetoric.