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Teatfish Sea Cucumbers Get Much-needed Global Trade Protections  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: GENEVA— Nations around the world have voted to adopt critical trade protections for three types of sea cucumbers to curb ...

08/25/2019 04:11 PM
Lawsuit Filed to Protect Endangered Coral  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity sued the Trump administration today for failing to protect 12 coral species around Florida and islands in the ...

08/21/2019 11:48 AM
Trump Finalizes Disastrous Weakening of Endangered Species Act  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— In a massive attack on imperiled wildlife, the Trump administration today finalized rollbacks to regulations implementing key provisions of the ...

08/12/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration Attack on Endangered Species Act  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— Environmental and animal protection groups today sued the Trump administration over its new regulations that dramatically weaken the ...

08/21/2019 09:13 AM
World Governments Agree to Trade Protections for Giraffes  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: CITES Measure Throws Lifeline to Imperiled Long Necks.

08/22/2019 10:51 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Trump EPA's 200 Million-acre Expansion of Bee-killing Pesticide  Center for Biological Diversity

PORTLAND, Ore.— The Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Food Safety sued the Trump administration today over its July decision to approve use of ...

08/20/2019 11:23 AM
Iconic Sturgeon of Great Lakes, Mississippi River Take Step Toward Endangered Species Protection  Center for Biological Diversity

CHICAGO— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* today announced it will consider Endangered Species Act protection for lake sturgeon. Today's positive finding ...

08/14/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Administration to Strip Florida Key Deer of Federal Protection  Center for Biological Diversity

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— President Donald Trump's U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* intends to strip Endangered Species Act protection from Florida Key deer ...

08/14/2019 03:00 AM
Seward Endangered Species Mural to Be Celebrated Aug. 21  Center for Biological Diversity

SEWARD, Alaska— A new endangered species mural outside Seward's Temple Studios will be celebrated on Wednesday, Aug. 21. The Center for Biological ...

08/19/2019 11:17 AM
Trump Administration Sued for Failing to Protect Endangered West Coast Orcas  Center for Biological Diversity

SEATTLE— Conservation groups sued the Trump administration today for ignoring a legal petition to protect critically endangered Southern Resident killer ...

08/19/2019 11:45 AM
Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for Las Vegas Bearpoppy  Center for Biological Diversity

The Center for Biological Diversity filed a petition today asking the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* to give Endangered Species Act protection to the Las Vegas ...

08/14/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Administration Denies Protection to Six More Imperiled Species  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* denied endangered species protection today to six species from around the country, including an imperiled ...

08/14/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Administration Reauthorizes Wildlife-killing M-44 'Cyanide Bombs' Despite Strong Opposition  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: WASHINGTON— The Trump administration has reauthorized use of sodium cyanide in wildlife-killing devices called M-44s.

08/07/2019 03:00 AM
Trump's Fish and Wildlife Service Has Issued Mexican Wolf 'Kill Order'  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: TUCSON, Ariz.— Conservation groups condemned the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* today for the agency's blanket authorization ...

08/23/2019 11:21 AM
CITES' Last Chance to Save Vaquita Porpoise  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: Fate of World's Most Endangered Cetacean to Be Decided in Geneva.

08/14/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Administration Ends Long-standing Safeguards Protecting Kids from Dangerous Class of Pesticides  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON – The Trump administration's Environmental Protection Agency announced today that it will end long-running safeguards meant to protect ...

08/02/2019 03:00 AM
Farmers, Conservationists Challenge Approval of Monsanto's Crop-damaging Dicamba Pesticide  Center for Biological Diversity

Four public-interest organizations representing farmers and conservationists have made their legal case in a federal lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental ...

08/14/2019 03:00 AM
Court: Oregon Illegally Denied Marbled Murrelet Endangered Species Protections  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: EUGENE, Ore.— An Oregon judge has issued a decision concluding the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission violated state law ...

08/07/2019 03:00 AM
Injunction Sought to Halt Trump's Wall in Arizona  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: Bulldozers Aimed at Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, San Pedro River.

08/06/2019 03:00 AM
Legal Action Forces Trump Administration to Curb Killing of California Beavers  Center for Biological Diversity

SACRAMENTO— The federal wildlife-killing program known as Wildlife Services has agreed to stop shooting and trapping California beavers on more than ...

07/30/2019 03:00 AM
New Lawsuit Launched Against Mountain Valley Pipeline in Virginia  Center for Biological Diversity

RICHMOND, Va.— Conservation groups launched a lawsuit today challenging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service's* approval of the Mountain Valley Pipeline.

08/12/2019 03:00 AM
Flooding, Pollution Threat Prompts Call for Uranium Mine Closure Near Grand Canyon  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz.— Conservation groups called on Arizona officials today to close a uranium mine near ...

08/20/2019 03:06 PM
Conservation groups in uproar over alleged gray wolf 'kill order'  Eastern Arizona Courier

TUCSON — Several conservation groups expressed condemnation toward the U.S. Fish & Wildlife *Service* over claims of a secretive authorization to allow the ...

08/25/2019 07:00 AM
Lawsuit: Trump Is Failing to Protect Emperor Penguins From Climate Crisis  Center for Biological Diversity

The Center for Biological Diversity sued the Trump administration today for failing to act on a petition to protect emperor penguins under the Endangered ...

07/31/2019 03:00 AM
Appeal Challenges Trump Administration's Approval of Nevada Oil Well  Center for Biological Diversity

RENO, Nev.— Conservation groups today challenged a recently approved oil well in central Nevada, saying the Trump administration's Bureau of Land ...

07/30/2019 03:00 AM
Federal Judge Halts Construction of Rosemont Mine in Arizona  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: TUCSON, Ariz.— A federal judge today overturned the U.S. Forest *Service's* approval of a controversial open-pit copper mine in ...

07/31/2019 03:00 AM
Environmental Groups Sue Trump Administration Over New Endangered Species Act Rules  EcoWatch

The Department of the Interior's changes to the Endangered Species Act — which has successfully protected 99 percent of the animals on the list and saved the ...

08/22/2019 12:12 PM
Lawsuit Launched to Protect Green Sea Turtle Habitat Threatened by Sea-level Rise, Plastic Pollution, Warming  Center for Biological Diversity

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Center for Biological Diversity, Sea Turtle Oversight Protection and Turtle Island Restoration Network filed a notice today of their ...

08/13/2019 03:00 AM
Protest Challenges Trump's Fossil-fuel Expansion Plan Threatening Southwestern Colorado  Center for Biological Diversity

DENVER― Conservation groups protested a Trump administration plan today that would expand federal fossil-fuel development in southwestern Colorado, ...

07/29/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration's Huge Offshore Drilling Sale in Gulf of Mexico  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON― Environmental groups sued the Trump administration today to challenge its fourth oil and gas lease sale in the Gulf of Mexico. The sale offers ...

08/07/2019 03:00 AM
Center for Biological Diversity Sues Trump Administration Again After 3 Orca Deaths  SeafoodNews

The Center for Biological Diversity and Orca Relief Citizens' Alliance sued NMFS this week for "ignoring a legal petition to protect critically endangered Southern ...

08/20/2019 10:36 AM
Washington Timberlands Bear Hunting Program's Fate to Be Decided at Friday Hearing  Center for Biological Diversity

OLYMPIA, Wash.— The cruel use of hounds and bait to hunt black bears on Washington timberlands could halt Friday at a hearing on the Center for Biological ...

08/06/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Administration Permits Hilcorp Alaska to Harm Marine Mammals in Cook Inlet  Center for Biological Diversity

ANCHORAGE— The Trump administration issued final rules today allowing Hilcorp Alaska to harm beluga whales, sea otters and other marine mammals as the ...

07/30/2019 03:00 AM
Changes to Endangered Species Act changes prompt lawsuit  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Several environmental groups are suing the Trump administration over recent changes to the Endangered Species Act that they say ...

08/25/2019 02:05 AM
Trump Visit to Plastic Plant Ignores Pollution Crisis, Outdated Federal Rules  Center for Biological Diversity

MONACA, Pa.― President Donald Trump's visit today to a massive plastics plant being built in Pennsylvania by Royal Dutch Shell ignores the plastic pollution ...

08/13/2019 03:00 AM
Court OKs Ban on Wildlife Cyanide Poisoning Across 10 Million Acres of Wyoming  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: Legal Victory Guarantees Analysis of Wildlife Services' Killings in Wyoming.

08/12/2019 03:00 AM
Group threatens suit over Gila grazing  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

On July 17, the Center for Biological Diversity filed a notice of intent with several federal agencies declaring its plans to sue over “widespread and significant ...

07/31/2019 03:00 AM
Center for Biological Diversity Says Floating a Plan to Shoot Native Elk NPS Seeks Public Comment on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the General Management Plan Amendment for Point Reyes National Seashore  Sierra Sun Times

August 12, 2019 - POINT REYES, Calif.— The National Park *Service* released a draft plan last week that calls for shooting native elk to allow for expanded cattle ...

08/12/2019 03:00 AM
Park Service Floats Plan to Shoot Native Elk at Point Reyes National Seashore  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: POINT REYES, Calif.— The National Park *Service* released a draft plan today that calls for shooting native elk to allow for ...

08/08/2019 03:00 AM
Fires in the Amazon, the planet at risk | TheHill  The Hill

In Brazil, the Amazon rainforest is now burning at a record rate.

08/22/2019 01:00 PM
Trump Administration Reauthorizes 'Cyanide Bombs' to Kill US Wildlife  Common Dreams

Brushing off overwhelming public opposition, the Trump administration this week re-approved the use of so-called "cyanide bombs" to kill wild animals on public ...

08/09/2019 03:00 AM
Photos: New border wall going up in Arizona's Organ Pipe Nat'l Monument  TucsonSentinel.com

Contractors put up the first 30-foot panels of a new border wall on a two-mile stretch of Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument this week, the first of three ...

08/25/2019 11:17 PM
Trump is attacking the Endangered Species Act when we need it most  Popular Science

On Monday, the Trump Administration announced sweeping changes to the Endangered Species Act, a move that conservation advocates say will greatly ...

08/13/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Takes On Trump's Dirty Power Plan  Center for Biological Diversity

Ten environmental groups sued Trump's Environmental Protection Agency today to overturn the administration's Dirty Power Plan and reinstate the Obama-era ...

08/14/2019 03:00 AM
Hiaasen: The Trump administration declares war on wildlife  Baltimore Sun

FILE - In this July 8, 2019 file photo President Donald Trump listens as Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt speaks during an event on the environment in ...

08/25/2019 06:01 AM
Citizen Suit Enforcement/Safe Drinking Water Act: Center for Biological Diversity Notice of Intent to Sue U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Addressing Approval of Aquifer Exemption  JD Supra

The Center for Biological Diversity (“CBD”) sent a July 25th 60-day Notice of Intent to Sue (“Notice”) to the United States Environmental Protection Agency ...

08/06/2019 03:00 AM
A land and water grab in parched Utah  Salon

Bureau of Land Management weighs a plan to extract "frac sand" and millions of gallons of water from the region.

08/25/2019 09:29 AM
Lawsuit Challenges New Trump Administration Land Swap to Bulldoze Alaska's Izembek National Wildlife Refuge  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: ANCHORAGE, Alaska— Conservation groups sued the Trump administration today to challenge a land-swap deal with King ...

08/07/2019 03:00 AM
California's Tulare County Agrees to Curb Air Pollution From Industrial Dairies  Center for Biological Diversity

Conservation groups announced today they have reached an agreement with Tulare County that will reduce greenhouse gas pollution from industrial dairies.

08/07/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration's Failure to Protect Atlantic Sharks, Giant Manta Rays From Lethal Fishing Gear  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— On behalf of Defenders of Wildlife and the Center for Biological Diversity, Earthjustice sued the Trump administration today for failing to protect ...

08/01/2019 03:00 AM
Bulldozers to Tear Through Heart of Sonoran Desert for Trump's Border Wall  EcoWatch

Last week we received positive news on the border wall's imminent construction in an Arizona wildlife refuge. The Trump administration delayed construction of ...

08/23/2019 12:36 PM
Environmentalists sue over Endangered Species Act rollbacks  News-Press Now

SAN FRANCISCO — Seven environmental and animal protection groups teamed up to file the first lawsuit challenging the Trump administration's rollback of the ...

08/24/2019 04:17 PM
Trump Administration Erases Climate Change From Endangered Species Act  Miami New Times

The Florida Key deer is alive today thanks to federal efforts to protect it from extinction. But yesterday, the Trump administration signaled its intent to remove the ...

08/15/2019 09:00 AM
Government delays some border wall construction in Arizona  KOLD

Tucson's Center for Biological Diversity calls the decision a small, but temporary win.

08/14/2019 03:00 AM
Lake Sturgeon Considered For Endangered Species List  WSKG.org

"This is a species that was incredibly abundant and then were overfished for many years, then impacts of dams and pollution. Now they still persist, but they're.

08/16/2019 03:00 AM
Conservation Group Plans To Sue Over Trump ESA Rules  KUNM

Conservation groups are criticizing the Trump Administration's new Endangered Species Act rules, saying they weaken the law. T hey're concerned the rules.

08/15/2019 03:00 AM
SCORES & OUTDOORS: Determination yet to be made on status of Monarch butterflies  Town Line

by Roland D. Hallee - The report showed a decrease from the count in 2017, and confirms the iconic orange and black butterfly is still very much at risk...

08/21/2019 03:27 PM
Territory for turtles  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Several organizations are gearing up to try to force the federal government to better protect green sea turtle habitat. The Center for Biological Diversity, ...

08/16/2019 03:00 AM
Five Things to Watch at This Month's Big Wildlife Trade Treaty Meeting • The Revelator  The Revelator

New wildlife trade rules being discussed at CITES could affect 550 species, including elephants, rhinos, vaquita porpoises and giraffes.

08/16/2019 03:00 AM
'Nature’s engineers': Feds to stop killing California beavers  SFGate

More beavers may be coming to a river near you. Under the threat of legal action, Wildlife Services, a controversial program administered by the United States ...

08/05/2019 03:00 AM
Cyanide Bombs Kill Thousands of Animals a Year. The Trump Administration Thinks That’s Fine.  Sierra Magazine

Update: Following public outcry, the EPA has announced that it is reversing its decision to reauthorize the use of deadly M-44 “cyanide bombs” to kill wildlife.

08/18/2019 03:26 AM
Cyanide Bombs Kill Thousands of Animals a Year  Sierra Magazine

Update: Following public outcry, the EPA has announced that it is reversing its decision to reauthorize the use of deadly M-44 “cyanide bombs” to kill wildlife.

08/18/2019 03:26 AM
Trump's New Endangered Species Act Rules Threaten Wildlife, Northwest Conservation Groups Contend  OPB News

Conservationists are accusing the Trump administration of putting the interests of industry — including logging and grazing in the Pacific Northwest — ahead of ...

08/12/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit calls for 'Whale Protection Zone' as more Southern Residents orca die  SanJuanIslander.com

PRESS RELEASE: SEATTLE— Conservation groups sued the Trump administration today Monday, August 19, 2019 for ignoring a legal petition to protect ...

08/19/2019 11:52 AM
8 Times Your Voice Has Been Silenced by the Trump Administration  EcoWatch

By Anita Desikan. The Trump administration is routinely undermining your ability — and mine, and everyone else's in this country — to exercise our democratic ...

08/25/2019 07:30 PM
Complete 540 Project Moves Forward with Settlement Agreement  Southern Environmental Law Center

RALEIGH – The N.C. Department of Transportation and Sound Rivers, Inc., Center for Biological Diversity, and Clean Air Carolina, represented by the Southern ...

08/22/2019 01:10 PM
Environmental groups say they'll sue over green sea turtle habitat  UPI News

The United States should designate more critical habitat for the endangered green sea turtle, according to three environmental groups that say they will sue the ...

08/14/2019 03:00 AM
St. Croix Creature Feature: River is refuge for endangered mussel  St. Croix 360

Last week, biologists with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources were on the St. Croix near Somerset Landing, continuing an extensive project to ...

08/23/2019 01:28 PM
Siskyou Mountains Salamander Endangered Species Petition Denied A Second Time  Jefferson Public Radio

The federal government has decided to not list the Siskyou Mountains Salamander as endangered. That's after dealing with a lawsuit because of a failure to.

08/18/2019 12:15 PM
Protecting Paradise Government suggests taking Key deer off endangered list MARCUS LIM, Associated Press 5:35  WPTV.com

The federal government is proposing to strip the tiny Key deer of its endangered species status despite what environmentalists say are continuing threats to the ...

08/15/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Administration Delays Construction of Border Wall in Arizona Wildlife Preserve  EcoWatch

The Trump administration is delaying construction on its long-promised border wall that would cut through protected stretches of the Arizona desert.

08/15/2019 03:00 AM
Convention on Biological Diversity adopts indicator to track conservation of useful plants  EurekAlert

The Biodiversity Indicators Partnership fficially adopted in July a new indicator to track progress on the conservation of thousands of economically and culturally ...

08/01/2019 03:00 AM
"Never again, para nadie." - AZPM  Arizona Public Media

Also on Arizona Spotlight: New state law that may provide justice for greater numbers of Indigenous women and girls; A reaction to the Trump administration ...

08/21/2019 08:45 PM
Scientists want firefly unique to Delaware beach to be on endangered species list  Washington Post

The Bethany Beach firefly is threatened by development of vacation homes, they say.

08/02/2019 03:00 AM
UW Biodiversity Institute to Host Reception for Soil-Inspired Exhibition Aug. 8 | News  University of Wyoming News

UW Associate Professor Diana Baumbach's “Covering: Radial” is part of an art series that draws parallels between manufactured ground coverings, such as ...

08/05/2019 12:08 PM
Providing for the pollinators | Northwest  Lewiston Morning Tribune

MOSCOW — There are 4337 native bee species in North America and Hawaii, and of the roughly 1437 with sufficient data to assess, 749 are declining, ...

08/24/2019 03:00 AM
California's only known wolf pack adds 3 pups  KCRA Sacramento

Wildlife officials say at least three new wolf pups have joined the only known pack in California.

08/07/2019 03:00 AM
Have fun and learn how to help an iconic butterfly at the Iowa City Monarch Festival  Little Village

The fourth annual Iowa City Monarch Festival on Sunday is a celebration with a purpose. The two-hour event at the Iowa City Municipal Airport not only gives ...

08/24/2019 01:25 PM
Border wall work started this week in Az's Organ Pipe Cactus Nat'l Monument  TucsonSentinel.com

Contractors began replacing border fencing along a two-mile stretch of the Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument this week, the first of three projects that will ...

08/21/2019 04:30 PM
EPA backtracks on 'cyanide bombs' to kill wild animals  PostBulletin.com

WASHINGTON — The federal Environmental Protection Agency last week withdrew its support for the continued use of so-called cyanide bombs to protect ...

08/19/2019 08:15 AM
Entanglement Settlement Protects Whales, Sea Turtles, California's Crab Fishery  Center for Biological Diversity

SAN FRANCISCO— Californians will be pleased to know that Dungeness crab will be caught off the coast with greater care for endangered wildlife under a ...

03/26/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Filed to Protect Dwindling Numbers of Mountain Caribou  Center for Biological Diversity

SANDPOINT, Idaho— Conservation groups filed a lawsuit today challenging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service's* failure to finalize endangered species protection ...

07/10/2019 03:00 AM
Critics of Clark County lands bill hope it's not too late to rein in proposal  Las Vegas Sun

Nevada lawmakers have been meeting with Clark County officials about a controversial proposal to modify protected lands and open more than 56000 acres of .

08/15/2019 03:00 AM
Point Reyes Ranching, Elk Culling Proposals To Be Heard At Public Hearings  CBS San Francisco

POINT REYES NATIONAL SEASHORE (CBS SF) — The National Park *Service* is holding two hearings this month on six proposals regarding cattle and dairy ...

08/09/2019 03:00 AM
The planet at risk  The News International

In Brazil, the Amazon rainforest is now burning at a record rate. The greedy, short-sighted policies of Brazil's far-right President Jair Bolsonaro are jeopardizing ...

08/25/2019 07:59 PM
Nebraska court upholds state's approval of pipeline path  KSFY

Nebraska's highest court has rejected another attempt to derail the Keystone XL pipeline that could have forced the developer to reapply for state approval and ...

08/23/2019 11:30 AM
Bearpoppy worth saving and not just because it's cute, group says  Nevada Current

The bearpoppy is a lovely if somewhat unassuming little flower and if you don't care about it perhaps you care about bees? “The Las Vegas bearpoppy is an ...

08/16/2019 07:40 AM
After Public Outcry, Trump EPA Reverses Approval for Using 'Cyanide Bombs' to Kill US Wildlife  Common Dreams

Conservation and animal rights advocates celebrated a rare Trump era victory Thursday after the Environmental Protection Agency reversed its approval of ...

08/16/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Launched to Force Forest Service to Protect Endangered Species, Remove Livestock From Arizona, New Mexico Waterways  Center for Biological Diversity

SILVER CITY, N.M.— The Center for Biological Diversity filed a notice today of its intent to sue the U.S. Forest *Service* for allowing livestock to trample ...

07/17/2019 03:00 AM
New Legal Challenges Launched to Keystone XL Pipeline Approval  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: Trump Administration Violated National Environmental Policy Act, Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act by Approving ...

07/01/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Aims to Force Trump to Protect Endangered Species Nationwide  Center for Biological Diversity

SAN FRANCISCO— The Center for Biological Diversity and San Francisco Baykeeper sued the Trump administration today for failing to protect eight highly ...

05/23/2019 03:00 AM
EPA reauthorizes use of ‘cyanide bombs’ to kill wild animals  KFOR Oklahoma City

(CNN) — The US Environmental Protection Agency has begun reauthorizing “cyanide bombs” used as chemical traps to kill predatory animals, despite backlash ...

08/10/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Trump's Emergency Declaration for Border Wall  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of Wildlife and Animal Legal Defense Fund sued the Trump administration today over the ...

02/16/2019 03:00 AM
Work on Trump border wall starts in Arizona, New Mexico  Arizona Daily Star

SANTA TERESA, N.M. — Work crews in Arizona and New Mexico forged ahead Friday with construction of taller border fencing funded through a national ...

08/24/2019 10:50 PM
Lawsuit Prompts US Officials to Consider Protecting Giraffes  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— After a prod from a lawsuit filed by conservation groups, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* announced today that giraffes may qualify for ...

04/25/2019 03:00 AM
Emergency Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for Delaware Firefly  Center for Biological Diversity

BETHANY BEACH, Del.— The Center for Biological Diversity and the Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation filed an emergency petition today seeking ...

05/15/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Seeks Endangered Species Protections for Lesser Prairie Chickens  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— Conservation groups today sued the Trump administration for failing to protect severely imperiled lesser prairie chickens under the ...

06/12/2019 03:00 AM
Appeal Upheld in Challenge to Oil Drilling in California's Carrizo Plain National Monument  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: BAKERSFIELD, Calif.― The California Bureau of Land Management has agreed with conservation groups that plans for a new oil ...

07/16/2019 03:00 AM
Groundbreaking settlement between environmental groups, NC DOT over Complete 540 toll road  The Progressive Pulse

The NC Department of Transportation has agreed to deploy dozens of crucial environmental protections worth millions of dollars as part of a federal court ...

08/23/2019 11:28 AM
California Defends Wolves, Argues Against Feds Removing Protections  KQED

In a letter to the federal government, the California Fish and Game Commission argues that removing wolves from the Endangered Species Act is both prematur.

08/14/2019 03:00 AM

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