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March 25th, 2017, 04:11:00 UTC +0000

Sputnik International

Trump Approves Keystone Pipeline to Advance Agenda of 'Special Interests'
Sputnik International
Center for Biological Diversity Governmental Affairs Director Brett Hartl claims that the approval of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline illustrates how US President Donald Trump is more interested in helping special interest groups like big oil ...
Issuance of Presidential Permit to TransCanada for Keystone XL Pipeline - US Department of StateUS Department of State

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March 24th, 2017, 23:32:00 UTC +0000

Bay Area Indymedia

Trump Approves Disastrous Keystone XL Pipeline
Bay Area Indymedia
“The Keystone XL pipeline is a disaster for people, wildlife and the planet,” said Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “Donald Trump only cares about making his special interest pals richer, even though our ...

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March 24th, 2017, 17:38:42 UTC +0000

Following EO signed by Trump in Jan., State Dept. approved the Keystone XL pipeline today
YubaNet
“The Keystone XL pipeline is a disaster for people, wildlife and the planet,” said Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “Donald Trump only cares about making his special interest pals richer, even though our ...

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March 24th, 2017, 15:49:09 UTC +0000

Trump Approves Disastrous Keystone XL Pipeline
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The Keystone XL pipeline is a disaster for people, wildlife and the planet,” said Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “Donald Trump only cares about making his special interest pals richer, even though our ...

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March 24th, 2017, 14:47:29 UTC +0000

Iowa Reins in Exploitative Turtle Trapping
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
DES MOINES, Iowa— In response to advocacy by the Center for Biological Diversity and other conservation groups, new regulations restricting collection and killing of four species of wild turtles in Iowa went into effect this week. The new regulations ...

 
March 24th, 2017, 13:24:43 UTC +0000

Trump Approves Disastrous Keystone XL Pipeline
Common Dreams
“The Keystone XL pipeline is a disaster for people, wildlife and the planet,” said Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “Donald Trump only cares about making his special interest pals richer even though our ...

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March 24th, 2017, 00:29:00 UTC +0000

Ongoing Alaska Gas Leak Raises Concerns About Operator's Competence to Operate Safely in Arctic
satPRnews (press release)
In today's letter to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, the Center for Biological Diversity and Greenpeace explained that Hilcorp's uncontrolled leak in Cook Inlet — currently spewing up to an estimated 215,000 cubic feet of gas per day into the ...

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March 24th, 2017, 00:02:06 UTC +0000

Bay Area Indymedia

Approval of Disastrous Keystone XL Pipeline Imminent
Bay Area Indymedia
“The Keystone XL pipeline is a disaster for people, wildlife and the planet,” said Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “The Trump administration is taking us dangerously off course by approving this dirty ...

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March 23rd, 2017, 23:51:00 UTC +0000

Bay Area Indymedia

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Birds, Other Wildlife From Harmful Agricultural Pesticides Used on National Wildlife Refuges
Bay Area Indymedia
PORTLAND, Ore., March 23, 2017 — The Center for Biological Diversity sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today to end use of agricultural pesticides known to harm people and wildlife on the Tule Lake and Lower Klamath national wildlife refuges.

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March 23rd, 2017, 22:46:37 UTC +0000

Fungus That Has Killed Millions of Bats Found in Texas
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The discovery of the white-nose fungus in Texas is a biological disaster and potentially an economic one, too,” said Mollie Matteson, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “With hundreds of caves, unique cave ecosystems and huge ...

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March 23rd, 2017, 22:46:37 UTC +0000

Fungus That Has Killed Millions of Bats Found in Texas
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The discovery of the white-nose fungus in Texas is a biological disaster and potentially an economic one, too,” said Mollie Matteson, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “With hundreds of caves, unique cave ecosystems and huge ...

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March 23rd, 2017, 18:59:06 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Birds, Other Wildlife From Harmful Agricultural Pesticides Used on National Wildlife Refuges
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
PORTLAND, Ore.— The Center for Biological Diversity sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today to end use of agricultural pesticides known to harm people and wildlife on the Tule Lake and Lower Klamath national wildlife refuges. In adopting a ...

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March 23rd, 2017, 18:59:06 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Birds, Other Wildlife From Harmful Agricultural Pesticides Used on National Wildlife Refuges
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
PORTLAND, Ore.— The Center for Biological Diversity sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today to end use of agricultural pesticides known to harm people and wildlife on the Tule Lake and Lower Klamath national wildlife refuges. In adopting a ...

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March 23rd, 2017, 18:56:07 UTC +0000

The Oklahoma Daily

OU professor, organization turn up heat on EPA administrator Scott Pruitt over emails
The Oklahoma Daily
The Center for Biological Diversity and Kristen van de Biezenbos, associate professor in the OU College of Law, have filed a complaint with the Oklahoma Bar Association against the former Oklahoma attorney general for lying about using a personal email ...

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March 23rd, 2017, 18:45:00 UTC +0000

Approval of Disastrous Keystone XL Pipeline Imminent
Common Dreams
“The Keystone XL pipeline is a disaster for people, wildlife and the planet,” said Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “The Trump administration is taking us dangerously off course by approving this dirty ...

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March 23rd, 2017, 18:12:07 UTC +0000

Ongoing Alaska Gas Leak Raises Concerns About Operator's Competence to Operate Safely in Arctic
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
In today's letter to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, the Center for Biological Diversity and Greenpeace explained that Hilcorp's uncontrolled leak in Cook Inlet — currently spewing up to an estimated 215,000 cubic feet of gas per day into the ...

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March 23rd, 2017, 18:12:07 UTC +0000

Ongoing Alaska Gas Leak Raises Concerns About Operator's Competence to Operate Safely in Arctic
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
In today's letter to the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, the Center for Biological Diversity and Greenpeace explained that Hilcorp's uncontrolled leak in Cook Inlet — currently spewing up to an estimated 215,000 cubic feet of gas per day into the ...

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March 23rd, 2017, 17:25:12 UTC +0000

Approval of Disastrous Keystone XL Pipeline Imminent
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The Keystone XL pipeline is a disaster for people, wildlife and the planet,” said Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “The Trump administration is taking us dangerously off course by approving this dirty ...

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March 23rd, 2017, 17:25:12 UTC +0000

Approval of Disastrous Keystone XL Pipeline Imminent
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The Keystone XL pipeline is a disaster for people, wildlife and the planet,” said Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “The Trump administration is taking us dangerously off course by approving this dirty ...

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March 23rd, 2017, 16:51:37 UTC +0000

Scientists Use 'Beetlejuice Provision' to Protect Data From Trump
eNews Park Forest
WASHINGTON—(ENEWSPF)–March 23, 2017. The Center for Biological Diversity, along with noted conservation biologist Stuart Pimm and the Center for Media and Democracy, launched an effort today to prevent hundreds of environmental data sets on ...

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March 23rd, 2017, 14:44:23 UTC +0000

Scientists Use 'Beetlejuice Provision' to Protect Data From Trump
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity, along with noted conservation biologist Stuart Pimm and the Center for Media and Democracy, launched an effort today to prevent hundreds of environmental data sets on government websites from being ...

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March 23rd, 2017, 14:44:23 UTC +0000

Scientists Use 'Beetlejuice Provision' to Protect Data From Trump
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity, along with noted conservation biologist Stuart Pimm and the Center for Media and Democracy, launched an effort today to prevent hundreds of environmental data sets on government websites from being ...

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March 23rd, 2017, 07:05:19 UTC +0000

Monterey County Weekly

The battle over Measure Z has begun in the courtroom.
Monterey County Weekly
At issue: whether Protect Monterey County, the activist group behind the measure, and Center for Biological Diversity, the national environmental nonprofit whose attorneys crafted the measure's language, would become party to two lawsuits oil companies ...

 
March 22nd, 2017, 17:13:35 UTC +0000

Records Sought on Possible EPA, State Collusion to Gut Wetlands Protections
Common Dreams
WASHINGTON - The Center for Biological Diversity today requested U.S. Environmental Protection Agency public records after the agency admitted it has begun closed-door meetings with states and “stakeholders” to develop a weakened regulatory ...

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March 22nd, 2017, 17:12:27 UTC +0000

Records Sought on Possible EPA, State Collusion to Gut Wetlands Protections
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity today requested U.S. Environmental Protection Agency public records after the agency admitted it has begun closed-door meetings with states and “stakeholders” to develop a weakened regulatory ...

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March 22nd, 2017, 00:15:00 UTC +0000

Judge Halts California Plan to Stop Oil Waste Injections Into Protected Aquifers
Bay Area Indymedia
“The public is paying a predictable price for state regulators' slow, half-hearted attempt to protect California's water from oil industry injection wells,” said Hollin Kretzmann of the Center for Biological Diversity. “If regulators had moved quickly ...

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March 22nd, 2017, 00:00:19 UTC +0000

Kern County Judge Halts California Plan to Stop Oil Waste Injections Into Protected Aquifers
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The public is paying a predictable price for state regulators' slow, half-hearted attempt to protect California's water from oil industry injection wells,” said Hollin Kretzmann of the Center for Biological Diversity. “If regulators had moved quickly ...

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March 21st, 2017, 23:24:38 UTC +0000

Senate Republicans Approve Legislation to Kill Wolves, Bears in Alaska
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This isn't hunting — it's slaughter,” said Brett Hartl, government affairs director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Killing wolves and bears in this cruel, unsportsmanlike fashion is outrageous, especially in national wildlife refuges that ...

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March 21st, 2017, 23:24:38 UTC +0000

Senate Republicans Approve Legislation to Kill Wolves, Bears in Alaska
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This isn't hunting — it's slaughter,” said Brett Hartl, government affairs director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Killing wolves and bears in this cruel, unsportsmanlike fashion is outrageous, especially in national wildlife refuges that ...

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March 21st, 2017, 22:48:11 UTC +0000

CBS News

Could wild jaguars make a comeback in the US?
CBS News
PHOENIX -- Conservationists are making another push to get federal wildlife officials to devote more resources to the re-establishment of wild jaguars in the U.S.. Only three jaguars have been seen in recent years, but conservationists like Rob Peters ...

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March 21st, 2017, 20:21:42 UTC +0000

E&E News

Bar complaint filed against Pruitt over emails
E&E News
Today, the Center for Biological Diversity and University of Oklahoma law professor Kristen van de Biezenbos filed a grievance with the Oklahoma Bar Association regarding Pruitt's testimony before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee in ...

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March 21st, 2017, 19:08:30 UTC +0000

EcoWatch

Did Scott Pruitt Lie to Congress While Under Oath?
EcoWatch
The Center for Biological Diversity and University of Oklahoma law professor Kristen van de Biezenbos filed a formal ethics complaint today with the Oklahoma Bar Association against U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt, ...

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March 21st, 2017, 17:10:35 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Twice the Toxicity: Farmers, Public Interest Groups Sue EPA for Approving Highly Toxic Enlist Duo
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The petitioners bringing the lawsuit are National Family Farm Coalition, Family Farm Defenders, Pesticide Action Network North America, Beyond Pesticides, Center for Food Safety and the Center for Biological Diversity, represented jointly by legal ...

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March 21st, 2017, 15:44:12 UTC +0000

Bar Complaint Seeks Investigation of EPA Chief's Potential Lies to Congress
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity and University of Oklahoma law professor Kristen van de Biezenbos today filed a formal ethics complaint with the Oklahoma Bar Association against U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator ...

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March 21st, 2017, 15:44:12 UTC +0000

Bar Complaint Seeks Investigation of EPA Chief's Potential Lies to Congress
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity and University of Oklahoma law professor Kristen van de Biezenbos today filed a formal ethics complaint with the Oklahoma Bar Association against U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator ...

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March 21st, 2017, 08:01:25 UTC +0000

In These Times

A Pipeline Is Leaking Natural Gas into Alaska's Cook Inlet ... and Has Been for 3 Months
In These Times
"This dangerous leak could stop immediately if regulators did their job and shut down this rickety old pipeline," wrote Miyoko Sakashita, the Center for Biological Diversity oceans program director. "We're disgusted with the Trump administration's lack ...

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March 21st, 2017, 00:42:20 UTC +0000

Bay Area Indymedia

Landmark Report Reveals Hundreds of Native Bee Species Sliding Toward Extinction
Bay Area Indymedia
In the first comprehensive review of the more than 4,000 native bee species in North America and Hawaii, the Center for Biological Diversity has found that more than half the species with sufficient data to assess are declining. Nearly 1 in 4 is ...

 
March 18th, 2017, 00:43:00 UTC +0000

Scientific Panel Criticizes EPA Assessment of Glyphosate
Bay Area Indymedia
“Even with Monsanto's undue influence on the makeup of this panel, there was still considerable concern about the safety of this pesticide,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity. “When the pesticide office doesn ...

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March 17th, 2017, 17:53:33 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Washington Wolf Numbers Increase for Seventh Year to 115 Wolves in 20 Packs
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“It's great news that wolves have continued to recover in Washington, but they still have a long way to go,” said Amaroq Weiss, West Coast wolf organizer at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Strong state and federal protections are still needed to ...

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March 17th, 2017, 17:47:46 UTC +0000

Courthouse News Service

Greens Sue Over Phosphate Mine Expansion
Courthouse News Service
(CN) – Four Florida-based environmental groups sued the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, U.S. Department of the Interior and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service hoping to stop a large expansion of phosphate mining in the state. The Center For Biological ...

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March 17th, 2017, 01:30:58 UTC +0000

The Salinas Californian

BLM opens oil lease hearings
The Salinas Californian
“The BLM has not held a single oil-lease sale in the state since 2013,” a news release from the Center for Biological Diversity states, “when a federal judge ruled that the agency violated the law by issuing oil leases in Monterey County without ...

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March 16th, 2017, 22:11:47 UTC +0000

Disease That Has Killed Millions of Bats Found in Nebraska
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The spread of this disease to places like Nebraska — and as far west as Washington — should ring alarm bells across the U.S.,” said Mollie Matteson, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “White-nose syndrome has already killed ...

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March 16th, 2017, 20:50:00 UTC +0000

US Consumers, Seafood Companies Urged to Boycott Mexican Shrimp to Save Vaquita Porpoise
Bay Area Indymedia
To save the species, the organizations behind the boycott — including the Animal Welfare Institute, the Center for Biological Diversity and the Natural Resources Defense Council, along with more than 45 conservation groups that have signed on — are ...

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March 16th, 2017, 17:11:28 UTC +0000

Trump Proposes Slashing Budget for Protecting Wildlife, Public Lands
YubaNet
“These budget cuts are almost certainly a disaster for America's most imperiled wildlife,” said Noah Greenwald, endangered species director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Even before the proposed cuts, federal funding for endangered species ...

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March 16th, 2017, 15:36:07 UTC +0000

US Consumers, Seafood Companies Urged to Boycott Mexican Shrimp to Save Vaquita Porpoise
Animal Welfare Institute (press release)
To save the vaquita, the organizations behind the boycott—including the Animal Welfare Institute, the Center for Biological Diversity and the Natural Resources Defense Council, along with more than 45 conservation groups that have signed on—are ...

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March 16th, 2017, 15:16:58 UTC +0000

Trump Proposes Slashing Budget for Protecting Wildlife, Public Lands
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“These budget cuts are almost certainly a disaster for America's most imperiled wildlife,” said Noah Greenwald, endangered species director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Even before the proposed cuts, federal funding for endangered species ...

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March 16th, 2017, 15:08:05 UTC +0000

US Consumers, Seafood Companies Urged to Boycott Mexican Shrimp to Save Vaquita Porpoise
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
To save the species, the organizations behind the boycott — including the Animal Welfare Institute, the Center for Biological Diversity and the Natural Resources Defense Council, along with more than 45 conservation groups that have signed on — are ...

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March 15th, 2017, 22:55:00 UTC +0000

Enviros Fight EPA For Pruitt's Emails
Law360 (subscription)
Law360, New York (March 15, 2017, 6:55 PM EDT) -- The Center for Biological Diversity said Wednesday it has filed an administrative appeal of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's decision to deny its request for any and all communications to and ...

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March 15th, 2017, 20:04:28 UTC +0000

Federal Plan Could Auction Off 700000 Acres in California to Oil Industry
Bay Area Indymedia
“We must resist the Trump administration's appalling plan to auction off some of California's most beautiful wild places for drilling and fracking,” said Hollin Kretzmann, an attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “We can't let oil ...

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March 15th, 2017, 17:27:00 UTC +0000

Bradenton Herald

A month after Mosaic won OK to expand phosphate mining in Manatee County, environmentalists sue federal ...
Bradenton Herald
Center for Biological Diversity, People for Protecting Peace River, ManaSota-88 and Suncoast Waterkeeper filed the suit in the U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida Tampa Division on Wednesday against U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and U.S. Fish ...

 
March 15th, 2017, 16:28:41 UTC +0000

EcoWatch

Trump's Border Wall Will Do 'Irreparable Harm'
EcoWatch
The Center for Biological Diversity joined the Borderlands Project and other organizations Tuesday in launching Embattled Borderlands, a new story map project that details the various places, people and wildlife put in harm's way by border walls and ...

 
March 15th, 2017, 14:26:28 UTC +0000

Senators Daines, Tester Introduce Bill Weakening Protections for Endangered Species
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This bill is just another cynical attack to weaken a key provision of the Endangered Species Act,” said Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “We're deeply disappointed to see Senator Tester and Representative ...

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March 14th, 2017, 23:05:21 UTC +0000

YubaNet

Conservation Groups Oppose Effort to Remove Wolf Protections in California
YubaNet
The intervenors — the Center for Biological Diversity, Environmental Protection Information Center, Cascadia Wildlands and Klamath-Siskiyou Wildlands Center — are represented by Earthjustice. “Pacific Legal Foundation's lawsuit is baseless,” said ...

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March 14th, 2017, 21:49:00 UTC +0000

San Luis Obispo Board of Supervisors Denies Phillips 66's Oil Trains Project
Bay Area Indymedia
SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif., March 14, 2017 — The San Luis Obispo Board of Supervisors today voted to reject Phillips 66's proposed oil train offloading terminal. The project was denied with a 3-1 vote, with one supervisor recusing himself in a conflict ...

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March 14th, 2017, 21:33:04 UTC +0000

Fracking Foes to Target Hollister Hearing on Leasing Public Lands to Oil Industry
Bay Area Indymedia
“We must resist the Trump administration's appalling plan to auction off some of California's most beautiful wild places for drilling and fracking,” said Hollin Kretzmann, an attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “We can't let oil ...

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March 14th, 2017, 19:46:46 UTC +0000

International Business Times

Animals Killed For Agriculture: 2.7M Slaughtered By Wildlife Services
International Business Times
“Despite mounting public outcry to reform these barbaric, outdated tactics, Wildlife Services continues its taxpayer-funded slaughter of America's wildlife,” Collete Adkins, a biologist and attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity, said in a ...

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March 14th, 2017, 19:44:47 UTC +0000

New Story Map Shows What's Really at Stake With Trump's Border Wall
Common Dreams
TUCSON, ARIZ. - The Center for Biological Diversity joined the Borderlands Project and other organizations today in launching “Embattled Borderlands,” a new story map project that details the various places, people and wildlife put in harm's way by ...

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March 14th, 2017, 18:41:17 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

New Story Map Shows What's Really at Stake With Trump's Border Wall
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
TUCSON, Ariz.— The Center for Biological Diversity joined the Borderlands Project and other organizations today in launching “Embattled Borderlands,” a new story map project that details the various places, people and wildlife put in harm's way by ...

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March 14th, 2017, 17:55:07 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Conservation Groups Oppose Effort to Remove Wolf Protections in California
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The intervenors — the Center for Biological Diversity, Environmental Protection Information Center, Cascadia Wildlands and Klamath-Siskiyou Wildlands Center — are represented by Earthjustice. “Pacific Legal Foundation's lawsuit is baseless,” said ...

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March 14th, 2017, 16:38:20 UTC +0000

Federal Appeals Court Considers US Military Base's Harm to Endangered Okinawa Dugong
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
What: Oral arguments in Center for Biological Diversity v. Carter, Case No. 15-15695, a case concerning the U.S. government's failure to adequately consider the impact of a Marine Corps air base in Okinawa, Japan on a critically endangered marine ...

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March 14th, 2017, 16:38:20 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Launched to Fight Trump Administration Delays in Cleaning Up Dangerous California Ozone Pollution
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“We refuse to allow Scott Pruitt and the Trump administration to sidestep clean air laws that quite literally save the lives of thousands of Californians every year,” said Jonathan Evans, environmental health legal director at the Center for Biological ...

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March 14th, 2017, 16:38:20 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Report Identifies Top 15 'Public Lands Enemies' in Congress
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity released a report today identifying the top 15 members of Congress trying to seize, destroy, dismantle and privatize America's public lands. These “Public Lands Enemies” are part of a growing movement to ...

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March 14th, 2017, 15:49:08 UTC +0000

Report Identifies Top 15 'Public Lands Enemies' in Congress
Common Dreams
WASHINGTON - The Center for Biological Diversity released a report today identifying the top 15 members of Congress trying to seize, destroy, dismantle and privatize America's public lands. These “Public Lands Enemies” are part of a growing movement to ...

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March 14th, 2017, 14:45:47 UTC +0000

The Mercury News

Opinion: Court ruling on Roundup weed killer is a life saver
The Mercury News
... can only lead to greater pesticide use. And that addiction may put some of us at greater risk of developing cancer. Nathan Donley is a senior scientist in the Center for Biological Diversity's environmental health program. He wrote this for The ...

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March 14th, 2017, 11:05:59 UTC +0000

Greens slam sponsors of bills for transferring federal tracts
E&E News
The Center for Biological Diversity today fired back against lawmakers who've sponsored legislation that would transfer federal lands to state ownership, branding 15 members of Congress as "Public Lands Enemies." In a new report, CBD analyzed ...

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March 13th, 2017, 23:56:00 UTC +0000

Court Clears California to Require Cancer Warning on Roundup
Bay Area Indymedia
“This ruling makes clear that California absolutely made the right decision to move forward in designating Roundup as a carcinogen,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity and a former cancer researcher. “This ...

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March 12th, 2017, 13:36:59 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity Reports Court Clears California to Require Cancer Warning on Roundup
Sierra Sun Times
“This ruling makes clear that California absolutely made the right decision to move forward in designating Roundup as a carcinogen,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity and a former cancer researcher. “This ...

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March 10th, 2017, 23:42:18 UTC +0000

Thegardenisland.com

Organizations offer $50K for info on monk seal deaths
Thegardenisland.com
“We are deeply indebted to The Humane Society of the United States, the Humane Society Wildlife Land Trust, Conservation Council for Hawaii and the Center for Biological Diversity, which once again have stepped forward to try and help solve the ...

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March 9th, 2017, 17:27:52 UTC +0000

Mati Waiya, Chumash Leader, Joins Center for Biological Diversity Board of Directors
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Mati Waiya, Chumash Leader, Joins Center for Biological Diversity Board of Directors. TUCSON, Ariz.— Mati Waiya, a Chumash tribe ceremonial leader of the Santa Clara River Turtle Clan and founder of the Wishtoyo Chumash Foundation, has joined the ...

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March 9th, 2017, 17:27:52 UTC +0000

Mati Waiya, Chumash Leader, Joins Center for Biological Diversity Board of Directors
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Mati Waiya, Chumash Leader, Joins Center for Biological Diversity Board of Directors. TUCSON, Ariz.— Mati Waiya, a Chumash tribe ceremonial leader of the Santa Clara River Turtle Clan and founder of the Wishtoyo Chumash Foundation, has joined the ...

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March 8th, 2017, 20:13:48 UTC +0000

Report to UN: Pesticides Causing 'Catastrophic' Harms to People, Environment
Common Dreams
“This report vividly reveals the harms pesticide manufacturers have caused by promoting the myth that their toxic chemicals are necessary to feed the world,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “As this ...

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March 8th, 2017, 19:34:56 UTC +0000

Dozens of Advocacy Groups Challenge EPA on Factory Farm Pollution
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Every single American — including those who live around massive animal production facilities — is entitled to clean water,” said Hannah Connor, an attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “This petition urges the EPA to safeguard public ...

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March 8th, 2017, 19:34:56 UTC +0000

Dozens of Advocacy Groups Challenge EPA on Factory Farm Pollution
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Every single American — including those who live around massive animal production facilities — is entitled to clean water,” said Hannah Connor, an attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “This petition urges the EPA to safeguard public ...

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March 8th, 2017, 18:28:26 UTC +0000

Report to UN: Pesticides Causing 'Catastrophic' Harms to People, Environment
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This report vividly reveals the harms pesticide manufacturers have caused by promoting the myth that their toxic chemicals are necessary to feed the world,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “As this ...

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March 8th, 2017, 15:05:14 UTC +0000

Oil and Gas Lobby Fights California Regulators to Keep Injecting Drilling Wastewater Into Protected Aquifers
Truth-Out
But the Center for Biological Diversity's Sullivan says DOGGR has relied on data from oil companies themselves to back that claim. That's a problem because it doesn't account for the advancing use of technology to treat brackish groundwater in ...

 
March 8th, 2017, 00:48:18 UTC +0000

WJTV

Alaska underwater pipeline leak may have started in December
WJTV
FILE PHOTO - In this March 7, 2016, file photo, a ribbon of water cuts through the mud flats of Cook Inlet, just off the shore of Anchorage, Alaska. A national environmental group, the Center for Biological Diversity, has asked the National Marine ...

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March 7th, 2017, 20:42:25 UTC +0000

Trump Administration Urged to Shut Down Leaking Pipeline in Alaska's Cook Inlet
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The leak threatens critically endangered Cook Inlet beluga whales and other wildlife by creating a low-oxygen dead zone, according to the letter from the Center for Biological Diversity, Friends of the Earth, Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), ...

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March 7th, 2017, 17:35:36 UTC +0000

Endangered Species Pesticide Case Could Wrap Up Quickly
Bloomberg BNA
Attorneys for the Center for Biological Diversity and the Department of Justice argued before a three-judge panel on the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit Mar. 6 over details of which court— the appeals court or the ...

 
March 7th, 2017, 10:42:09 UTC +0000

Study: Hundreds of North American Bee Species Headed Toward Extinction
Chem.Info
More than 700 species of bees in North America are at risk due to habitat loss, pesticide use and other factors, an environmental advocacy group said this week. The Center for Biological Diversity said that its analysis was the first comprehensive ...

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March 6th, 2017, 22:07:57 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity: Rep. Bishop Proposes $50 Million Plan to Seize, Privatize America's Public Lands
Sierra Sun Times
Rob Bishop, (R-Utah), chairman of the House Natural Resource Committee, has released his latest plan to seize, dismantle and privatize America's public lands. Bishop's 2018 budget request released late center for biological diversity logo for facebook ...

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March 6th, 2017, 21:10:34 UTC +0000

Legal Protest Targets Trump Plans to Auction 32000 Acres of Public Lands in Wyoming for Drilling, Fracking
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
CHEYENNE, Wyo.— Moving to defend American public lands, WildEarth Guardians and the Center for Biological Diversity late last week challenged a Bureau of Land Management scheme to auction off 32,965 acres of federal land in Wyoming for drilling and ...

 
March 6th, 2017, 21:10:34 UTC +0000

Rep. Bishop Proposes $50 Million Plan to Seize, Privatize America's Public Lands
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Rep. Bishop is sadly mistaken if he thinks the public is going to stand by and watch him privatize and destroy our national forests, wildlife refuges and other magnificent public lands,” said Randi Spivak, the Center for Biological Diversity's public ...

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March 4th, 2017, 15:36:19 UTC +0000

Republicans Lick Chops While Revving Up to Dismantle the Endangered Species Act
Truth-Out
But Noah Greenwald, the Center for Biological Diversity's Endangered Species Director, explained Barrasso's argument, is a flawed one. Species take decades to reach near extinction and decades of consistent conservation efforts to then be restored.

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March 4th, 2017, 01:35:18 UTC +0000

On First Day Trump Appointee Rolls Back Protections for Wildlife, Hunters From Toxic Lead
Bay Area Indymedia
... be a no-brainer to save the lives of thousands birds and other wildlife, prevent hunters and their families from being exposed to toxic lead, and protect our water,” said Jonathan Evans, environmental health legal director at the Center for ...

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March 4th, 2017, 01:30:14 UTC +0000

Bay Area Indymedia

Third Jaguar Detected in Arizona
Bay Area Indymedia
“Jaguars are clearly trying hard to re-establish a population in the United States,” said Randy Serraglio, a conservation advocate with the Center for Biological Diversity. “They've now traveled here through every large mountain range connecting ...

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March 3rd, 2017, 17:29:41 UTC +0000

On First Day Trump Appointee Rolls Back Protections for Wildlife, Hunters From Toxic Lead
YubaNet
... be a no-brainer to save the lives of thousands birds and other wildlife, prevent hunters and their families from being exposed to toxic lead, and protect our water,” said Jonathan Evans, environmental health legal director at the Center for ...

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March 3rd, 2017, 15:44:07 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Thousands Push Texas to Ban Harmful Wildlife 'Gassing'
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
AUSTIN, Texas— The Center for Biological Diversity today submitted a petition with more than 5,400 signatures asking Texas wildlife officials to ban the harmful practice of using gasoline and other toxic substances to hunt rattlesnakes. Commonly ...

 
March 3rd, 2017, 13:09:00 UTC +0000

DeSmog (blog)

Oil and Gas Lobby Fights California Regulators to Keep Injecting Drilling Wastewater into Protected Aquifers
DeSmog (blog)
According to Patrick Sullivan, deputy communications director with the environmental nonprofit Center for Biological Diversity, DOGGR erred in three ways. “DOGGR never should have permitted these wells in the first place,” Sullivan told DeSmog. “But ...

 
March 2nd, 2017, 20:04:00 UTC +0000

On First Day Trump Appointee Rolls Back Protections for Wildlife, Hunters From Toxic Lead
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... be a no-brainer to save the lives of thousands birds and other wildlife, prevent hunters and their families from being exposed to toxic lead, and protect our water,” said Jonathan Evans, environmental health legal director at the Center for ...

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March 2nd, 2017, 19:55:51 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Third Jaguar Detected in Arizona
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Jaguars are clearly trying hard to re-establish a population in the United States,” said Randy Serraglio, a conservation advocate with the Center for Biological Diversity. “They've now traveled here through every large mountain range connecting ...

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March 2nd, 2017, 19:13:17 UTC +0000

EcoWatch

347 Native Bee Species 'Spiraling Toward Extinction'
EcoWatch
In the first comprehensive review of the more than 4,000 native bee species in North America and Hawaii, the Center for Biological Diversity has found that more than half the species with sufficient data to assess are declining. Nearly one in four is ...

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March 2nd, 2017, 15:24:35 UTC +0000

E&E News

Enviros on lookout for legal flip-flops from Trump admin
E&E News
"Our expectation is that in many, likely most cases in which DOJ has been defending environmentally protective regulations from industry attack, they will either switch sides or simply capitulate," Center for Biological Diversity Conservation Director ...

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March 2nd, 2017, 12:16:14 UTC +0000

E&E News

Enviros on lookout for legal flip-flops from Trump admin
E&E News
"Our expectation is that in many, likely most cases in which DOJ has been defending environmentally protective regulations from industry attack, they will either switch sides or simply capitulate," Center for Biological Diversity Conservation Director ...

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March 2nd, 2017, 07:40:05 UTC +0000

Newstalk ZB

Hundreds of US bee species heading for extinction
Newstalk ZB
Hundreds of the 4,000 native bee species in North America and Hawaii are believed to be inching towards extinction. A new scientific study is blaming pesticide use for killing their habitats. The report by the Center for Biological Diversity says ...

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March 2nd, 2017, 01:35:02 UTC +0000

North American bee species face extinction
NEWS.com.au
The Center for Biological Diversity's report concluded that of the 1,437 native bee species for which there was sufficient data to evaluate, about 749 of them were declining. Some 347 of the species, which play a vital role in plant pollination, are ...

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March 2nd, 2017, 01:28:37 UTC +0000

Bay Area Indymedia

Landmark Report: Hundreds of Native Bee Species Sliding Toward Extinction
Bay Area Indymedia
PORTLAND, Ore., March 1, 2017 — In the first comprehensive review of the more than 4,000 native bee species in North America and Hawaii, the Center for Biological Diversity has found that more than half the species with sufficient data to assess are ...

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March 1st, 2017, 23:30:45 UTC +0000

Voice of America

Hundreds of North American Bee Species on Path to Extinction, Study Contends
Voice of America
The Center for Biological Diversity's report concluded that of the 1,437 native bee species for which there were sufficient data to evaluate, about 749 were declining. Furthermore, 347 of the species, which play a vital role in plant pollination, are ...

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March 1st, 2017, 21:35:34 UTC +0000

KFGO

Hundreds of North American bee species face extinction: study
KFGO
The Center for Biological Diversity's report concluded that of the 1,437 native bee species for which there was sufficient data to evaluate, about 749 of them were declining. Some 347 of the species, which play a vital role in plant pollination, are ...

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March 1st, 2017, 21:20:00 UTC +0000

WHBL Sheboygan

Hundreds of North American bee species face extinction: study
WHBL Sheboygan
The Center for Biological Diversity's report concluded that of the 1,437 native bee species for which there was sufficient data to evaluate, about 749 of them were declining. Some 347 of the species, which play a vital role in plant pollination, are ...

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March 1st, 2017, 21:20:00 UTC +0000

KDAL

Hundreds of North American bee species face extinction: study
KDAL
The Center for Biological Diversity's report concluded that of the 1,437 native bee species for which there was sufficient data to evaluate, about 749 of them were declining. Some 347 of the species, which play a vital role in plant pollination, are ...

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