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Lawsuit Targets Trump's Border Wall, Enforcement Program
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
TUCSON, Ariz.— The Center for Biological Diversity and Congressman Raúl M. Grijalva, who serves as ranking member of the House Committee on Natural Resources, today sued the Trump administration over the proposed border wall and other border ...
Center For Biological Diversity, Grijalva Sue Over Border WallKJZZ
First lawsuit filed to block Trump border wall that would start in San DiegoThe San Diego Union-Tribune
Center for Biological Diversity, Grijalva sue Trump regime over eco-damage border wall could causeDaily Kos
AZCentral.com -The Hill -The Guardian
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EnviroNews (registration) (blog)

Center for Biological Diversity Sues Trump for Signing HJR 69 Allowing Slaughter of Bear Cubs, Wolf Pups
EnviroNews (registration) (blog)
(EnviroNews USA Headline News) — Washington D.C. — The Center for Biological Diversity (the Center) filed a lawsuit in federal district court in Anchorage, Alaska, on April 20, 2017, against the U.S. Department of Interior (Interior) and Secretary ...
Trump Sued for Revoking Protections for Wolves, Bears in AlaskaCenter for Biological Diversity (press release)
Green group sues Trump admin over repeal of wildlife protectionsThe Hill
Group sues Trump for repealing US wildlife rule in rare legal challengeReuters
Must Read Alaska (blog) -Courthouse News Service
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Pacific Standard

Behind the Center for Biological Diversity's Lawsuit Against the Trump Administration
Pacific Standard
On Wednesday, the Center for Biological Diversity announced it had filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration seeking injunctive relief after the government failed to complete an environmental analysis of the southern border — violating the ...
Grijalva joins suit targeting border wall proposalNogales International
How Congressman Raúl Grijalva Environmental Lawsuit Could Derail Trump's Border WallMen's Journal
Grijalva Shares Lawsuit Concerns Over Proposed Border WallKJZZ
Daily Commercial News -Citizen Action (blog) -The Sun -US Customs and Border Protection
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Bustle

The Center For Biological Diversity Is Suing Trump To Protect Alaskan Wildlife
Bustle
The Trump administration is facing its first legal challenge against their moves to deregulate federal departments, and it might not be from where you'd expect. In reaction to him signing a measure rescinding protection for bears and wolves, the Center ...

 

CNN

Fossil Fuel Resisters to March on Washington, Across Nation
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON― The Center for Biological Diversity's staff and members will join the Peoples Climate March in Washington, D.C. and across the nation on Saturday in united resistance to Trump's attacks on the climate during his first 100 days in office.
EPA Kicks Off Website Updates | U.S. EPA News Releases | US EPAUS EPA

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Public Records Sought on Monsanto's Ties to EPA's Pesticide Office
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
PORTLAND, Ore.— The Center for Biological Diversity and U.S. Right to Know submitted Freedom of Information Act requests this week seeking public records to determine whether Monsanto inappropriately influenced the Environmental Protection Agency's ...

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National Geographic

Trump to Launch Unprecedented Attack on National Monuments
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This is a frightening step toward dismantling the protection of some of America's most important and iconic places: our national parks and monuments,” said Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “Trump's tapping ...
Trump Takes First Step Toward Dismantling 1 Billion Acres of National MonumentsKRWG
Tucson Environmental Group Ready To Sue 'If Warranted' Over Changes To National MonumentsKJZZ
Executive Order Could Open Millions of Acres to Resource ExtractionKCET
The White House -Our American Public Lands
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After Gas Leak, Now Hilcorp Reports Oil Leak in Alaska's Cook Inlet
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
We're really worried about what this means for Cook Inlet belugas with the double whammy of an oil spill and gas leak in the same season,” said Miyoko Sakashita, oceans program director for the Center for Biological Diversity. Hilcorp reported the leak ...

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For Immediate Release, April 4, 2017
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity delivered more than 55,000 postcards from across the country today urging the Trump administration not to remove Endangered Species Act protections from Yellowstone's grizzly bears. The Center had ...

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Center for Biological Diversity Reports Public Records Sought on Dow's Efforts to Pressure Trump Administration Over ...
Sierra Sun Times
April 24, 2017 - WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity submitted Freedom of Information Act requests last week seeking public records from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Commerce to center for biological ...

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Trump Signs Legislation to Kill Wolves, Bears in Alaska
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... of Trump and Republicans in Congress, wolves and bears in Alaska will now be subject to cruel, unsportsmanlike killings, in violation of the very purpose of the wildlife refuge system,” said Emily Jeffers, an attorney with the Center for Biological ...

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EcoWatch

Earth's Tallest Land Animal Needs Endangered Species Protection
EcoWatch
The legal petition, filed by the Center for Biological Diversity, Humane Society International, The Humane Society of the United States, International Fund for Animal Welfare and Natural Resources Defense Council, seeks "endangered" status for the species.
Endangered Species Act Could Prevent Giraffe's ExtinctionNatural Resources Defense Council

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Genetic Literacy Project

Scientists challenge Center for Biological Diversity report claiming wild bees near extinction
Genetic Literacy Project
The articles were based on a report released by the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) in early March, “Pollinators in Peril: A systematic status review of North American and Hawaiian native bees.” According to its solo author—Kelsey Kopec—749 ...

 

KPNX 12 News TV

Foe of Endangered Species, Public Lands Nominated for Deputy Interior Secretary
Common Dreams
“Appointing a lobbyist like Bernhardt shows just how empty Donald Trump's promise to drain the swamp was,” said Brett Hartl, government affairs director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “From Scott Pruitt to Ryan Zinke, and now David Bernhardt, ...
Lobbyist who worked in Bush administration tapped to be Trump's deputy Interior secretaryThe Desert Sun

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Federal Wildlife-killing Program Sued Over Carnivore Killing in Colorado
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“I'm outraged that Colorado plans to kill bears and mountain lions to boost deer populations for hunters,” said Collette Adkins, a biologist and attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “The state relies on outdated and unscientific thinking ...
US government sued over plan to kill cougars and bears in ColoradoReuters

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Public Lands Foe Jason Chaffetz Announces Retirement From Congress
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— Responding to today's announcement by U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) that he will not run for re-election or seek any public office in 2018, the Center for Biological Diversity hailed the retirement of this longtime foe of America's ...

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Sacramento Bee

Public Records Sought on Trump's Plan to Cut Energy Star Program
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity filed Freedom of Information Act requests this week demanding records relating to the Trump administration's proposed cuts to all funding for the Energy Star program. The filings requested communications ...
April 24, 2017 The Honorable Ken Calvert The Honorable Betty McCollum Chairman ... - Alliance to Save EnergyAlliance to Save Energy
Read President Trump's Budget BlueprintNPR
ENERGY STAR Awards | ENERGY STAREnergy Star

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Sen. Heller of Nevada Introduces Legislation to Gut Endangered Species Act
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Heller's extreme bill would leave the Endangered Species Act in tatters, which is exactly his goal,” said Patrick Donnelly, Nevada wildlife advocate at the Center for Biological Diversity. “From the tiny Mount Charleston blue butterfly to the desert ...

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Oregon Officials Push Wolf Hunts, Weaker Protections Despite Miniscule Population Increase
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The 2016 numbers are cause for significant concern and show that the job of recovery is far from complete,” said Amaroq Weiss, West Coast wolf organizer at the Center for Biological Diversity. “With the population still small and mostly restricted to ...

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Appeals Court Green-lights Much-needed Wolf Releases in New Mexico
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This ruling is a lifesaver for our beleaguered Mexican gray wolves,” said Michael Robinson, a conservation advocate at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The decision makes clear that the Fish and Wildlife Service has the authority to do what's ...

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EcoWatch

Alaska Senators Introduce Bill to Expand Offshore Oil Drilling in Arctic Ocean and Cook Inlet
EcoWatch
"It's not possible to drill safely in the Arctic, as we just saw from the leaking oil and gas well on the North Slope," said Miyoko Sakashita, ocean programs director at the Center for Biological Diversity. "This legislation's nothing more than a ...

 

Los Angeles Times

Dow Pressures Trump Administration to Abandon Work to Protect Endangered Species From Pesticides
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The new back-channel ploy to abandon a nearly four-year effort to protect endangered species from these pesticides is revealed in letters, obtained by the Center for Biological Diversity, in which Dow urges Trump administration regulators to jettison ...
Public Records Sought on Dow's Efforts to Pressure Trump Administration Over Pesticides, Endangered SpeciesCommon Dreams
Dow Chem pushes regulators to scuttle findings of pesticide study - reportRT
Dow, FMC Try to Overturn Pesticide Endangered Species FindingsBloomberg BNA
The Macomb Daily -Public News Service -Associated Press Interactive -AP News
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Public Records Sought on Trump Communications Over Renewable Energy Censorship
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity filed a Freedom of Information Act request Tuesday demanding records relating to the Trump administration's attempts to stall renewable power growth to benefit energy companies reliant on coal and other ...

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CNN

Trump Order Could Open Arctic, Atlantic, Pacific to Offshore Oil Drilling
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Oh yeah, he doesn't, and that's pretty clear from this order,” said Kristen Monsell at the Center for Biological Diversity. “This reckless giveaway to the oil industry could wreak havoc in the pristine waters of the Arctic and the rich oceans off the ...
Green Groups Vow to Fight Trump's "Reckless Giveaway to Big Oil"Common Dreams
Trump aims to expand US offshore drilling, despite low industry demandKFGO
The Latest: Alaskans react to the executive order to expand ocean oil drillingKTUU.com
Politico -E&E News
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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

New York State Proposes End to Commercial Terrapin Harvest
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
ALBANY, N.Y.— In response to advocacy from the Center for Biological Diversity, turtle experts and other conservation organizations, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation today proposed a rule to end commercial harvest of ...

 

LA Peoples Climate March to Highlight Dangers of Trump Budget Cuts, Local Refinery Pollution
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“As Trump tries to cut environmental protection to the bone, we're marching with California communities threatened by oil industry pollution,” said Marta Segura of the Center for Biological Diversity. “Letting this polluting refinery in Wilmington ...

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Flagstaff to Hold Peoples Climate March, 100 Days of Resistance
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“We're marching because President Trump and his administration are a threat to the future of our planet, the safety of our communities and the health of our families,” said Ryan Beam of the Center for Biological Diversity. Saturday is the 100th day of ...

 

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Yellow Lance Proposed for Endangered Species Act Protection in Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
RALEIGH, N.C.— In response to an agreement with the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today proposed Endangered Species Act protection for a freshwater mussel that lives in Maryland, North Carolina and Virginia.

 

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lawsuit Filed to Save Imperiled Native Carnivores From Deadly 'Cyanide Bombs'
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Cyanide bombs are indiscriminate killers,” said Collette Adkins, an attorney and biologist at the Center for Biological Diversity. “In just the past several weeks they've injured a child and killed a wolf and several family dogs. These dangerous ...
Groups Sue to Stop US Use of Cyanide Predator Killing TrapsFlathead Beacon
Groups sue US government after cyanide bombs kill wolf, dogsKFGO
Trump says goodbye to endangered species protections for parrotsWashington Examiner
Capital Press -KUOW News and Information
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Oil Wells Leaked Into Corpus Christi Water Supply, Records Show
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas— Two “plugged” oil wells beneath the Choke Canyon Reservoir were found in 2012 to be leaking into the reservoir in south Texas, according to records obtained by the Center for Biological Diversity through a Freedom of ...
Natural gas wells have leaked into water supply for years, records showCorpus Christi Caller-Times

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