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June 25th, 2017, 15:28:30 UTC +0000

TheBlaze.com

Left-wing environmentalists working to undermine Trump's 'swamp' clean up
TheBlaze.com
Left-wing environmentalists working to undermine Trump's 'swamp' clean up The Center for Biological Diversity, a left-wing environmentalist group, is working to undermine President Donald Trump's effort to clean up "the swamp." (Astrid Riecken/Getty ...

 
June 23rd, 2017, 20:55:31 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Challenges Highway Widening Through Ancient California ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
EUREKA, Calif.— Environmental groups and local residents today sued the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) for approving a ...

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June 23rd, 2017, 17:17:38 UTC +0000

Environmental Groups Urge Support for Affordable Care Act and Planned Parenthood
eNews Park Forest
... Green For All, Safe Climate Campaign, Environmental Working Group, Endangered Species Coalition, Earthworks, Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of Wildlife, Oil Change International, The Climate Reality Project, Clean Water Action, Climate ...

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June 23rd, 2017, 16:29:33 UTC +0000

Arkansas Board OKs Emergency Ban of Drift-prone Pesticide
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This is a perfect example of the danger of crops genetically engineered for herbicide tolerance — they promote massive increases in use of these dangerous pesticides,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity ...

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June 23rd, 2017, 16:29:33 UTC +0000

Arkansas Board OKs Emergency Ban of Drift-prone Pesticide
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This is a perfect example of the danger of crops genetically engineered for herbicide tolerance — they promote massive increases in use of these dangerous pesticides,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity ...

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June 23rd, 2017, 14:38:10 UTC +0000

Legal News Line

Center for Biological Diversity sues EPA head Scott Pruitt for failure to respond
Legal News Line
The Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Environmental Health filed a complaint on June 6 in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California against Pruitt alleging that he failed to respond to the plaintiffs' request for the ...

 
June 23rd, 2017, 02:10:53 UTC +0000

Tech Times

Feds Remove Endangered Species Protection For Yellowstone Grizzly Bears
Tech Times
The United States Department of Interior cited a significant rebound in the population of Yellowstone grizzly bears as the reason for the lifting of protection, but scientists from the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) say there is an ulterior motive.

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June 22nd, 2017, 19:01:03 UTC +0000

Trump Administration to Strip Yellowstone Grizzlies of Endangered Species Protection
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... Trump administration is stripping protections from these magnificent animals just to appease a tiny group of trophy hunters who want to stick grizzly bear heads on their walls,” said Andrea Santarsiere, a senior attorney with the Center for ...

 
June 22nd, 2017, 12:29:00 UTC +0000

Sierra Sun Times

California Protects Rare Foothill Yellow-legged Frog
Sierra Sun Times
June 22, 2017 - SACRAMENTO— The California Fish and Game Commission voted on Wednesday to advance the foothill yellow-legged frog as a candidate species under the California Endangered Species Act, responding to a petition from the Center for ...

 
June 22nd, 2017, 12:29:00 UTC +0000

Sierra Sun Times

California Protects Rare Foothill Yellow-legged Frog
Sierra Sun Times
June 22, 2017 - SACRAMENTO— The California Fish and Game Commission voted on Wednesday to advance the foothill yellow-legged frog as a candidate species under the California Endangered Species Act, responding to a petition from the Center for ...

 
June 21st, 2017, 23:44:29 UTC +0000

EPA's Watchdog Office Tells EPA: Start Assessing Toxic Interactions Between Pesticides
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The report cited the findings of the Center for Biological Diversity's landmark analysis, Toxic Concoctions: How the EPA Ignores the Dangers of Pesticide Cocktails, as evidence that the EPA has failed to collect the data needed to assess toxic ...

 
June 21st, 2017, 23:44:29 UTC +0000

EPA's Watchdog Office Tells EPA: Start Assessing Toxic Interactions Between Pesticides
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The report cited the findings of the Center for Biological Diversity's landmark analysis, Toxic Concoctions: How the EPA Ignores the Dangers of Pesticide Cocktails, as evidence that the EPA has failed to collect the data needed to assess toxic ...

 
June 21st, 2017, 23:28:00 UTC +0000

EPA Hasn't Rid State Permit Boards Of Conflicts, Enviros Say
Law360 (subscription)
Law360, New York (June 21, 2017, 7:28 PM EDT) -- The Center for Biological Diversity and others said Wednesday the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency isn't guarding against conflicts of interests on Alabama and Mississippi state boards that approve ...

 
June 21st, 2017, 22:41:47 UTC +0000

House Votes to Weaken Environmental Protections for Power Line Rights-of-way
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This bill would kill innovative efforts to protect millions of acres of wildlife habitat from dangerous herbicides,” said Brett Hart, government affairs director with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Rather than fully funding agencies so they can ...

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June 21st, 2017, 22:41:47 UTC +0000

House Votes to Weaken Environmental Protections for Power Line Rights-of-way
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This bill would kill innovative efforts to protect millions of acres of wildlife habitat from dangerous herbicides,” said Brett Hart, government affairs director with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Rather than fully funding agencies so they can ...

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June 21st, 2017, 22:41:47 UTC +0000

House Votes to Weaken Environmental Protections for Power Line Rights-of-way
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This bill would kill innovative efforts to protect millions of acres of wildlife habitat from dangerous herbicides,” said Brett Hart, government affairs director with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Rather than fully funding agencies so they can ...

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June 21st, 2017, 22:23:16 UTC +0000

YubaNet

Lawsuit Filed Against Federal Wildlife-killing Program in California
YubaNet
“Wildlife Services' cruel killing practices are ineffective, environmentally harmful and totally out of touch with science,” said Collette Adkins, a Center for Biological Diversity attorney representing the conservation groups involved in the lawsuit ...

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June 21st, 2017, 22:23:16 UTC +0000

California Commission Halts Hunting of Imperiled Sage Grouse
YubaNet
The Center for Biological Diversity has for years urged the commission to end sage grouse hunting due to declining populations. “The commission did the right thing by prohibiting sage grouse hunting in California this season,” said Lisa Belenky, a ...

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June 21st, 2017, 21:47:35 UTC +0000

Hilcorp Alaska Expands Cook Inlet Offshore Leasing Despite Leaks, Spills, Fines
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“After Hilcorp's struggle with oil and gas leaks into Cook Inlet this year, it's disturbing to see the company given more chances to drill and spill in this fragile place,” said Center for Biological Diversity attorney Kristen Monsell. “Allowing this ...

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June 21st, 2017, 20:18:43 UTC +0000

E&E News

Group demands documents on senior executive moves
E&E News
Taylor McKinnon, public lands campaigner at the Center for Biological Diversity, said that Zinke "in typical Trump administration fashion" was "sowing chaos in the ranks of the agency's leadership. Kicking out these kinds of long-term staffers opens ...

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June 21st, 2017, 20:17:44 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

California Protects Rare Foothill Yellow-legged Frog
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SACRAMENTO— The California Fish and Game Commission voted today to advance the foothill yellow-legged frog as a candidate species under the California Endangered Species Act, responding to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity.

 
June 21st, 2017, 20:17:44 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

California Protects Rare Foothill Yellow-legged Frog
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SACRAMENTO— The California Fish and Game Commission voted today to advance the foothill yellow-legged frog as a candidate species under the California Endangered Species Act, responding to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity.

 
June 21st, 2017, 20:17:44 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

California Protects Rare Foothill Yellow-legged Frog
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SACRAMENTO— The California Fish and Game Commission voted today to advance the foothill yellow-legged frog as a candidate species under the California Endangered Species Act, responding to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity.

 
June 21st, 2017, 17:41:51 UTC +0000

California Commission Halts Hunting of Imperiled Sage Grouse
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity has for years urged the commission to end sage grouse hunting due to declining populations. “The commission did the right thing by prohibiting sage grouse hunting in California this season,” said Lisa Belenky, a ...

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June 21st, 2017, 17:41:51 UTC +0000

California Commission Halts Hunting of Imperiled Sage Grouse
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity has for years urged the commission to end sage grouse hunting due to declining populations. “The commission did the right thing by prohibiting sage grouse hunting in California this season,” said Lisa Belenky, a ...

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June 21st, 2017, 17:26:41 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lawsuit Filed Against Federal Wildlife-killing Program in California
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Wildlife Services' cruel killing practices are ineffective, environmentally harmful and totally out of touch with science,” said Collette Adkins, a Center for Biological Diversity attorney representing the conservation groups involved in the lawsuit ...

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June 21st, 2017, 17:26:41 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lawsuit Filed Against Federal Wildlife-killing Program in California
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Wildlife Services' cruel killing practices are ineffective, environmentally harmful and totally out of touch with science,” said Collette Adkins, a Center for Biological Diversity attorney representing the conservation groups involved in the lawsuit ...

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June 21st, 2017, 17:15:00 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought Over Massive Interior Senior Staffing Shake-up
Common Dreams
WASHINGTON - The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a Freedom of Information Act request for public records that address the sweeping reassignment of dozens of high-level staff within the Department of the Interior by Interior Secretary Ryan ...

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June 21st, 2017, 16:12:25 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought Over Massive Interior Senior Staffing Shake-up
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a Freedom of Information Act request for public records that address the sweeping reassignment of dozens of high-level staff within the Department of the Interior by Interior Secretary Ryan ...

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June 21st, 2017, 16:12:25 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought Over Massive Interior Senior Staffing Shake-up
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a Freedom of Information Act request for public records that address the sweeping reassignment of dozens of high-level staff within the Department of the Interior by Interior Secretary Ryan ...

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June 21st, 2017, 14:56:06 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Launched to Force Trump EPA to Ensure Alabama, Mississippi Comply With Clean Air Act Conflict of Interest ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Mississippi and Alabama, which are the only states where the EPA has failed to enforce the requirement, have both been out of compliance with the requirement for nearly 40 years, according to the notice filed today by the Center for Biological ...

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June 21st, 2017, 14:47:42 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Launched to Force Trump EPA to Ensure Alabama, Mississippi Comply With Clean Air Act Conflict of Interest ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Mississippi and Alabama, which are the only states where the EPA has failed to enforce the requirement, have both been out of compliance with the requirement for nearly 40 years, according to the notice filed today by the Center for Biological ...

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June 21st, 2017, 13:44:27 UTC +0000

Center calls San Pedro solution a 'lie'
Benson News Sun
The Center for Biological Diversity, based in Tucson, accuses Call of “promoting the theory” that the BLM request for more than 44,000 annual acre feet of water within the San Pedro Subwatershed is beyond what the agency needs to maintain the health of ...

 
June 21st, 2017, 03:54:07 UTC +0000

The San Luis Obispo Tribune

Water advocates plan another rally against Price Canyon oil drilling
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
You ran an article by David Sneed (“Environmental group sues California over Price Canyon oil project,” Aug. 4, 2016) about a lawsuit filed by the Center for Biological Diversity to protect the aquifer (groundwater) from injection drilling in the oil ...

 
June 20th, 2017, 17:21:47 UTC +0000

eNews Park Forest

Lawsuit Seeks Documents on Trump Administration's Ties to Coal Industry
eNews Park Forest
WASHINGTON—(ENEWSPF)–June 20, 2017. The Center for Biological Diversity sued the Trump administration today for public records of closed-door meetings between the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and industry executives over the reversal of the ...

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June 20th, 2017, 15:25:00 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Seeks Documents on Trump Administration's Ties to Coal Industry
Common Dreams
WASHINGTON - The Center for Biological Diversity sued the Trump administration today for public records of closed-door meetings between the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and industry executives over the reversal of the Obama administration's ...

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June 20th, 2017, 14:27:49 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Seeks Documents on Trump Administration's Ties to Coal Industry
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity sued the Trump administration today for public records of closed-door meetings between the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and industry executives over the reversal of the Obama administration's ...

 
June 19th, 2017, 18:59:02 UTC +0000

Florida Governor Rick Scott Signs Bipartisan Bill to Expand Solar Incentives
eNews Park Forest
“By approving these rooftop solar incentives, Governor Scott helped make the Sunshine State's energy future a bit brighter,” said Chad Tudenggongbu, a senior renewable energy campaigner at the Center for Biological Diversity. “This moderate step will ...

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June 19th, 2017, 16:54:14 UTC +0000

Florida Governor Signs Bipartisan Bill to Expand Solar Incentives
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“By approving these rooftop solar incentives, Governor Scott helped make the Sunshine State's energy future a bit brighter,” said Chad Tudenggongbu, a senior renewable energy campaigner at the Center for Biological Diversity. “This moderate step will ...

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June 19th, 2017, 16:45:00 UTC +0000

Wyoming Governor Attacks Endangered Species Act
Common Dreams
From wolves to grizzly bears to the tiny Wyoming toad, the Endangered Species Act has been a resounding success at preventing the extinction of our country's wildlife,” said Brett Hartl, government affairs director at the Center for Biological Diversity.

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June 19th, 2017, 16:12:02 UTC +0000

Wyoming Governor Attacks Endangered Species Act
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Governor Mead can't be more wrong,” said Brett Hartl, government affairs director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “In protecting species from wolves to grizzly bears to the tiny Wyoming toad, the Endangered Species Act has been a resounding ...

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June 16th, 2017, 23:59:03 UTC +0000

Emergency Ban of Dicamba Pesticides Recommended in Arkansas
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“What we're seeing in Arkansas is proof of what we all already knew — that this dangerous, drift-prone pesticide is not safe to use,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Assurances from pesticide makers that ...

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June 16th, 2017, 12:56:00 UTC +0000

Oregon Governor Signs Bill Protecting Rivers, Salmon From Suction Dredge Mining
Sierra Sun Times
... incredibly destructive hobby that threatens imperiled fish, pollutes our waterways with sediment and toxic mercury, and destroys irreplaceable cultural resources,” said Jonathan Evans, environmental health legal director at the Center for ...

 
June 15th, 2017, 20:54:31 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Launched to Stop Hawaii's Airport, Harbor Lights From Killing Rare Seabirds
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
According to today's notice from Hui Ho'omalu i Ka 'Āina, Conservation Council for Hawai'i and the Center for Biological Diversity, represented by nonprofit law firm Earthjustice, the department's failure to protect these native seabirds from harmful ...

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June 15th, 2017, 20:45:29 UTC +0000

Las Vegas Review-Journal

BLM auction draws little interest from oil, gas developers
Las Vegas Review-Journal
A storm moves through Big Smoky Valley in central Nevada, where the Bureau of Land Management offered parcels of public land for new oil and gas leases. No one bid on the parcels during an online auction Wednesday. (Patrick Donnelly/Center for ...

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June 15th, 2017, 16:18:12 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Seeks Federal Documents on Trump's Border Wall Prototypes
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SAN DIEGO— The Center for Biological Diversity sued the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Customs and Border Protection today for failing to provide environmental documents required for the construction of border wall “prototypes” in San ...

 
June 15th, 2017, 11:13:11 UTC +0000

New Times SLO

Lawsuit to slow Price Canyon aquifer exemption goes to court
New Times SLO
A Center for Biological Diversity lawsuit demanding that state oil regulators adhere to environmental laws in reviewing an aquifer exemption for the Price Canyon oilfield is headed for a final hearing in SLO County Superior Court on June 15. The suit ...

 
June 15th, 2017, 02:27:17 UTC +0000

Sputnik International

Nearly 196000 Acres of Public Land in US State of Nevada Open to Oil - NGO
Sputnik International
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The US Bureau of Land Management is opening nearly 196,000 acres of public land in the US state of Nevada for fossil fuel development such as fracking, the Center for Biological Diversity said in a press release. "Despite legal ...

 
June 14th, 2017, 21:07:28 UTC +0000

Oregon Governor Signs Bill Protecting Rivers, Salmon From Suction Dredge Mining
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... incredibly destructive hobby that threatens imperiled fish, pollutes our waterways with sediment and toxic mercury, and destroys irreplaceable cultural resources,” said Jonathan Evans, environmental health legal director at the Center for ...

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June 14th, 2017, 18:24:10 UTC +0000

Records Sought on Trump Administration's Attempt to Accommodate Polluters With Grid Study
Common Dreams
WASHINGTON - The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a public-records request seeking emails and other documents that display the Trump administration's collaboration with big polluters on a grid study that could hamper renewable power growth ...

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June 14th, 2017, 17:56:00 UTC +0000

Records Sought on Trump Administration's Attempt to Accommodate Polluters With Grid Study
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a public-records request seeking emails and other documents that display the Trump administration's collaboration with big polluters on a grid study that could hamper renewable power growth ...

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June 14th, 2017, 17:46:57 UTC +0000

Trump Administration Offers 195000 Nevada Acres for Fracking
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“We won't let Nevada's water and wildlife be sacrificed for oil industry profits — if the BLM wants a fight, it's found one,” said Taylor McKinnon with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Trump administration oil industry cronyism has no place on ...

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June 13th, 2017, 16:19:57 UTC +0000

Red, Green, and Blue

Why is Jerry Brown getting oil wells exemptions from the Safe Drinking Water Act?
Red, Green, and Blue
“Governor Brown's administration has decided not to protect our water from illegal contamination by the oil industry,” said Hollin Kretzmann, also from the Center for Biological Diversity. “By failing to meet their own lax deadline for shutting down ...

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June 13th, 2017, 16:11:21 UTC +0000

YubaNet

Federal Recovery Plan for California Salamander Seeks to Protect 400000 Acres
YubaNet
Today's recovery plan — which comes more than a decade after the amphibian received Endangered Species Act protection — is in accordance with a legal settlement between the agency and the Center for Biological Diversity. “With a recovery plan we can ...

 
June 13th, 2017, 15:59:25 UTC +0000

Zinke Decision to Shrink Bears Ears Ignores 1 Million Public Comments From Sham 'Review' Process
YubaNet
He's doing the bidding of corporate polluters,” said Randi Spivak, public lands program director with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Zinke's recommendation puts irreplaceable American Indian cultural sites at risk. He ignored pleas from the vast ...

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June 13th, 2017, 10:34:10 UTC +0000

Sierra Sun Times

Federal Recovery Plan for California Salamander Seeks to Protect 400000 Acres
Sierra Sun Times
June 13, 2017 - SAN FRANCISCO— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Monday released a final recovery plan for the threatened central California population of the California tiger salamander, calling for protection of 400,000 acres of breeding ponds ...

 
June 12th, 2017, 22:43:06 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Federal Recovery Plan for California Salamander Seeks to Protect 400000 Acres
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Today's recovery plan — which comes more than a decade after the amphibian received Endangered Species Act protection — is in accordance with a legal settlement between the agency and the Center for Biological Diversity. “With a recovery plan we can ...

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June 12th, 2017, 18:35:43 UTC +0000

Zinke Recommends Shrinking Bears Ears National Monument
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
He's doing the bidding of corporate polluters,” said Randi Spivak, public lands program director with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Zinke's recommendation puts irreplaceable American Indian cultural sites at risk. He ignored pleas from the vast ...

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June 12th, 2017, 18:20:43 UTC +0000

New Study: Americans Want to Use More Renewable Energy
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
This study adds to the growing evidence that we can and must rapidly shift away from dirty fossil fuels to a society powered by wind and solar,” said Chad Tudenggongbu, senior renewable energy campaigner at the Center for Biological Diversity ...

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June 9th, 2017, 22:01:24 UTC +0000

Legal Settlement Reached Over Tapestry Development in Southern California
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
HESPERIA, Calif.— The Center for Biological Diversity, Sierra Club and San Bernardino Valley Audubon Society have reached a settlement agreement and dismissed their lawsuit against the developers of the Tapestry development in the Southern California ...

 
June 9th, 2017, 17:17:41 UTC +0000

Tucson City Council Votes to Oppose Trump's Border Wall, Militarization
Bay Area Indymedia
“We're pleased and grateful that our local elected leaders have denounced Trump's destructive border plans,” said Randy Serraglio, conservation advocate with the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity. “Let the message ring out ― don't destroy ...

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June 9th, 2017, 16:08:51 UTC +0000

California Lawmakers Show Support for National Monuments
YubaNet
“This bipartisan rebuke of Trump shows how much Californians love our national monuments,” said Ileene Anderson, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Lawmakers confirmed their support for these public lands and warned the Trump ...

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June 9th, 2017, 15:49:08 UTC +0000

Asheville Citizen-Times

Flying squirrel lands under Interstate 240
Asheville Citizen-Times
ASHEVILLE - Yes, those are flying squirrels you're seeing under I-240 on Lexington Avenue. And these plan to stick around for a while. The Center for Biological Diversity and Dogwood Alliance will host an event June 11 to celebrate the latest ...

 
June 8th, 2017, 21:53:03 UTC +0000

California Lawmakers Show Support for National Monuments
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This bipartisan rebuke of Trump shows how much Californians love our national monuments,” said Ileene Anderson, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Lawmakers confirmed their support for these public lands and warned the Trump ...

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June 8th, 2017, 21:53:03 UTC +0000

California Lawmakers Show Support for National Monuments
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This bipartisan rebuke of Trump shows how much Californians love our national monuments,” said Ileene Anderson, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Lawmakers confirmed their support for these public lands and warned the Trump ...

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June 8th, 2017, 19:10:18 UTC +0000

VVdailypress.com

Tapestry lawsuits settled
VVdailypress.com
The settlement was reached between Terra Verde and the Center for Biological Diversity, which led the lawsuit along with the San Bernardino Valley Audubon Society and the Sierra Club, Mayor Paul Russ told the Daily Press. One of the main settlement ...

 
June 8th, 2017, 18:14:58 UTC +0000

KRIS Corpus Christi News

6 Investigates Follows-Up: Feds move ahead on Choke Canyon lease - KRISTV.com | Continuous News Coverage ...
KRIS Corpus Christi News
The Center for Biological Diversity today released a response to the decision by the The Bureau of Land Management to move forward with the auction of 4,300 acres of federal land for fracking and drilling in Texas and Oklahoma - despite pending legal ...

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June 8th, 2017, 14:51:46 UTC +0000

Secretary Zinke Undermines Greater Sage Grouse Conservation Plans
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
They might as well form a shotgun posse to kill off the species directly,” said Randi Spivak, public lands program director with the Center for Biological Diversity. "We'll do everything in our power to make sure this amazing bird and its habitat are ...

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June 8th, 2017, 14:18:42 UTC +0000

Feds Ignore Legal Protests, Hold Texas Fracking Auction
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
And it's reckless for the BLM to go forward with this sale knowing these dangers,” said Wendy Park, a senior attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “When oil industry profits matter more than people and safe drinking water, our government ...

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June 8th, 2017, 04:04:02 UTC +0000

Forest Service Issues Premature Approval of Rosemont Mine
KRWG
“The Forest Service's announcement is premature to the point of being meaningless,” said Randy Serraglio, conservation advocate with the Center for Biological Diversity. “This fake decision is motivated by politics and corruption. It's a hollow ...

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June 8th, 2017, 03:59:49 UTC +0000

Arizona Daily Star

Rosemont Mine gets crucial OK from Forest Service
Arizona Daily Star
On Wednesday, a chorus including the Center for Biological Diversity, Save the Scenic Santa Ritas, and the Defenders of Wildlife issued news releases blasting the decision as premature and environmentally unsound. They cited the fact that the Forest ...

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June 8th, 2017, 01:25:20 UTC +0000

CBS San Francisco Bay Area

California Fights EPA Decision To Allow Neurotoxic Pesticide On Food
CBS San Francisco Bay Area
The Center for Biological Diversity, a non-profit organization that aims to protect endangered species, says Dow has urged the Trump administration to withdraw biological evaluations detailing how chlorpyrifos, as well as the insecticides malathion and ...

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June 7th, 2017, 23:41:03 UTC +0000

Forest Service Issues Premature Approval of Rosemont Mine
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The Forest Service's announcement is premature to the point of being meaningless,” said Randy Serraglio, conservation advocate with the Center for Biological Diversity. “This fake decision is motivated by politics and corruption. It's a hollow ...

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June 7th, 2017, 22:04:11 UTC +0000

Environmental groups sue EPA over California ozone pollution
Reuters
Filed on Tuesday in San Francisco federal court by the Center for Biological Diversity and the Center for Environmental Health, the lawsuit said the EPA failed to require that Los Angeles, San Bernardino and Riverside counties and the Sacramento ...

 
June 7th, 2017, 22:00:58 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought on EPA Delays in Reducing Dangerous Smog Pollution
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The records request was made by the Center for Biological Diversity and Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment. Each year ground-level ozone pollution causes more than 1,000 premature deaths, millions of asthma attacks and billions of dollars in ...

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June 7th, 2017, 22:00:58 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought on EPA Delays in Reducing Dangerous Smog Pollution
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The records request was made by the Center for Biological Diversity and Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment. Each year ground-level ozone pollution causes more than 1,000 premature deaths, millions of asthma attacks and billions of dollars in ...

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June 7th, 2017, 22:00:58 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought on EPA Delays in Reducing Dangerous Smog Pollution
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The records request was made by the Center for Biological Diversity and Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment. Each year ground-level ozone pollution causes more than 1,000 premature deaths, millions of asthma attacks and billions of dollars in ...

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June 7th, 2017, 20:03:21 UTC +0000

Inspector General Investigating Potential Collusion Between Monsanto, Top EPA Official
Common Dreams
“The EPA is supposed to protect us from toxic chemicals, not go out of its way to protect the profits of chemical companies,” said Lori Ann Burd, environmental health director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “I'm glad to see the inspector ...

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June 7th, 2017, 16:11:40 UTC +0000

Inspector General Investigating Potential Collusion Between Monsanto, Top EPA Official
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The EPA is supposed to protect us from toxic chemicals, not go out of its way to protect the profits of chemical companies,” said Lori Ann Burd, environmental health director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “I'm glad to see the inspector ...

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June 7th, 2017, 14:26:30 UTC +0000

Seven States Challenge Trump EPA Decision Approving Brain-damaging Pesticide
Highland Community News (subscription)
“There's a good reason this dangerous toxin has been banned from indoor use for more than a decade and the EPA's own scientists recommended ending its use on food,” said Brett Hartl, government affairs director at the Center for Biological Diversity ...

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June 7th, 2017, 13:10:52 UTC +0000

Sierra Sun Times

California Hearing on Wednesday to Detail Cancer Risk of Glyphosate - State First to Propose Safety Standard for ...
Sierra Sun Times
“This marks the first time any agency in the world has identified the dose of glyphosate that gives people an unacceptable cancer risk,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Given that glyphosate is now ...

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June 7th, 2017, 02:38:15 UTC +0000

Tucson City Council Votes to Oppose Trump's Border Wall, Militarization
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“We're pleased and grateful that our local elected leaders have denounced Trump's destructive border plans,” said Randy Serraglio, conservation advocate with the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity. “Let the message ring out ― don't destroy ...

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June 6th, 2017, 23:52:23 UTC +0000

Seven States Challenge Trump EPA Decision Approving Brain-damaging Pesticide
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“There's a good reason this dangerous toxin has been banned from indoor use for more than a decade and the EPA's own scientists recommended ending its use on food,” said Brett Hartl, government affairs director at the Center for Biological Diversity ...

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June 6th, 2017, 23:52:23 UTC +0000

Seven States Challenge Trump EPA Decision Approving Brain-damaging Pesticide
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“There's a good reason this dangerous toxin has been banned from indoor use for more than a decade and the EPA's own scientists recommended ending its use on food,” said Brett Hartl, government affairs director at the Center for Biological Diversity ...

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June 6th, 2017, 20:15:40 UTC +0000

Texas Fracking Protest Expanded to Include New Water-pollution Risks
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas— Citing new records showing the potential for drinking water contamination around Corpus Christi, the Center for Biological Diversity today supplemented its legal protest to a federal oil and gas lease sale planned for Thursday.

 
June 6th, 2017, 18:33:47 UTC +0000

Celebration for Lexington Ave. endangered species mural set for June 11
Mountain Xpress (blog)
ASHEVILLE, N.C.— The Center for Biological Diversity and Dogwood Alliance will host an event on Sunday to celebrate the latest installment in the Center's national endangered species mural project and the final piece in the Gateway Mural series ...

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June 6th, 2017, 17:25:13 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration's Delay in Cleaning Up Dangerous Ozone Pollution in Sacramento ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Today's lawsuit, filed in federal district court by the Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Environmental Health, demands that the EPA enforce deadlines to ensure that areas violating air-quality standards have plans in place to clean up ...

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June 6th, 2017, 17:09:15 UTC +0000

California Hearing on Wednesday to Detail Cancer Risk of Glyphosate
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This marks the first time any agency in the world has identified the dose of glyphosate that gives people an unacceptable cancer risk,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Given that glyphosate is now ...

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June 6th, 2017, 16:55:21 UTC +0000

Bernhardt Moves One Step Closer to Confirmation to Top Interior Position
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The Senate committee just greased the skids for another one of Trump's corporate puppets,” said Randi Spivak, the Center for Biological Diversity's public lands program director. “Bernhardt is a consummate insider who will turn America's public lands ...

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June 6th, 2017, 15:53:50 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Asheville Endangered Species Mural Celebration Slated for Sunday
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
ASHEVILLE, N.C.— The Center for Biological Diversity and Dogwood Alliance will host an event on Sunday to celebrate the latest installment in the Center's national endangered species mural project and the final piece in the Gateway Mural series ...

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June 6th, 2017, 09:00:59 UTC +0000

Triple Pundit (registration) (blog)

Center for Biological Diversity Says Border Wall Prototype Construction Illegal
Triple Pundit (registration) (blog)
And that's where the Center for Biological Diversity comes in. Last week CBD sent notice to DHS that it was in violation of federal law by not conducting an environmental review as required by the National Environmental Policy Act and Endangered ...

 
June 5th, 2017, 19:58:05 UTC +0000

Courthouse News Service

Threat of Wetland Deregulation Inspires Records Suit
Courthouse News Service
The Center for Biological Diversity also notes that weakened wetland protection would also directly affect Oklahoma, the home state of EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt. During his Senate confirmation hearing, the Trump nominee promised to recuse himself ...

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June 5th, 2017, 16:32:10 UTC +0000

Trump Officials Push for Atlantic Oil Exploration Using Harmful Seismic Blasting
Common Dreams
“Deafening whales and dolphins to hunt for dirty oil in these sensitive coastal environments is reckless and cruel,” said Kristen Monsell, an attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Seismic blasting is opposed by people along the East Coast ...

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June 5th, 2017, 15:21:02 UTC +0000

Trump Officials Push for Atlantic Oil Exploration Using Harmful Seismic Blasting
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Deafening whales and dolphins to hunt for dirty oil in these sensitive coastal environments is reckless and cruel,” said Kristen Monsell, an attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Seismic blasting is opposed by people along the East Coast ...

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June 2nd, 2017, 21:53:18 UTC +0000

KJZZ

Center For Biological Diversity Files Notice Of Intent To Sue Over Border Wall
KJZZ
As the bidding process for contractors to build the president's controversial border wall continues, environmentalists are speaking out. The Center for Biological Diversity filed a notice of intent to sue the Department of Homeland Security and U.S ...

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June 2nd, 2017, 21:46:05 UTC +0000

East County Magazine

LAWSUIT LAUNCHED AGAINST TRUMP BORDER WALL"'PROTOTYPE" CONSTRUCTION AT SAN DIEGO BORDER
East County Magazine
June 2, 2017 (San Diego) -- The Center for Biological Diversity has filed a formal notice of intent to sue the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Customs and Border Protection over impacts to endangered species and critical habitat from building ...

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June 2nd, 2017, 19:25:15 UTC +0000

Green Group Sues DHS To Stop Prototype Phase Of Border Wall
The Daily Caller
An Arizona-based environmental group plans to sue the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in order to block the Trump administration from moving forward on the testing of prototypes for its proposed border wall. The Center For Biological Diversity, ...

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June 2nd, 2017, 14:28:20 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Washington Wildlife Officials Too Quick to Kill Wolves
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This protocol fails to protect the state's small wolf population or prioritize scientifically proven nonlethal measures to safeguard livestock,” said Amaroq Weiss, West Coast wolf advocate at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Wildlife officials ...

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June 2nd, 2017, 06:23:34 UTC +0000

SitNews

Alaska Seeks to Intervene in Lawsuit Challenging Congressional Review Act
SitNews
(SitNews) Juneau, Alaska - The State of Alaska filed a request yesterday to intervene in support of U.S. Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke in a federal lawsuit brought by the Center for Biological Diversity. The lawsuit challenges the ...

 
June 2nd, 2017, 03:53:11 UTC +0000

Carlsbad Current-Argus

Environmental group targets border wall, says prototypes will imperil desert species
Carlsbad Current-Argus
(Photo: Nick Oza/The Republic). CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. PHOENIX — The Center for Biological Diversity will file the third in what promises to be a string of environmental legal challenges to President Trump's border wall plans.

 
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