PRESS RELEASES

February 26, 2021 – Bureau of Land Management Rescinds Illegal Grazing Decision Day After Conservationists Sued to Overturn It

February 26, 2021 – New Drilling Project in Bay Area Wetlands Meets Resistance

February 26, 2021 – California’s Newest Wolf Travels Far South to Mono County

February 25, 2021 – Lawsuit Challenges Last-Minute Trump Administration Grazing Decision in Oregon

February 25, 2021 – Eastern Monarch Butterfly Population Falls Again

February 25, 2021 – Utah Bill Would Allow Public Funding to Expand Fossil Fuel Extraction, Worsen Climate Crisis

February 25, 2021 – Report: Sprawl in Fire-prone Areas Endangers Californians, Increases Damages, Fire-suppression Costs

February 25, 2021 – Lawsuit Launched to Protect Imperiled California Fish

February 25, 2021 – Lawsuit Filed to Protect Endangered Wildlife, Plants From Dangerous Smog

February 25, 2021 – Center for Biological Diversity Endorses Oregon Bill to End Mink Farming, Compensate State's Few Remaining Producers

February 24, 2021 – FERC Urged to Open Tennessee Valley Authority to Clean Energy Sources

February 24, 2021 – Newsom Administration Sued Over Thousands of Unlawful Oil, Gas Projects

February 24, 2021 – U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Urged to Rescind Agreement With NRA

February 23, 2021 – Online Rally for Snake River Restoration, Dam Removal to Be Held Feb. 25

February 22, 2021 – Court Upholds Protection for California’s Western Joshua Trees

February 19, 2021 – Injunction Sought to Block Oak Flat Land Trade for Massive Arizona Copper Mine

February 18, 2021 – Dozens of Groups Urge Congress to Support Energy Justice Spending in Next Infrastructure Package

February 18, 2021 – Lawsuit Challenges Federal Failure to Update Marine Mammal Assessments

February 17, 2021 – Thousands Urge Biden to Commit U.S. to Doing Fair Share on Climate

February 17, 2021 – California Senate Bill Aims to End Fracking, Neighborhood Drilling

February 17, 2021 – Colorado Governor, Wildlife Officials Urged to Adopt Clearer, Quicker Wolf Restoration Plan

February 17, 2021 – Opening Brief Filed in Lawsuit Challenging Trump Administration’s Expansion of Bee-killing Insecticide Sulfoxaflor

February 12, 2021 – Video Seems to Show Border Wall Construction Ripping Through Jaguar Critical Habitat in Arizona

February 12, 2021 – Lawsuit Launched to Fight EPA Approval of Pennsylvania’s Flawed, Outdated Plan for Reducing Dangerous Air Pollution From Oil, Methane Gas Industries

February 12, 2021 – Biden Administration Cancels Offshore Oil Lease Sale in Gulf of Mexico

February 11, 2021 – Federal Judge Overturns Trump Administration’s Gutting of Sage-Grouse Protections from Mining

February 11, 2021 – Biden Urged to Pull Unlawful Trump, G.W. Bush Endangered Species Act Rules

February 11, 2021 – Lawsuit Launched to Fight EPA’s Delay in Reducing Air Pollution From Oil, Methane Gas Industries in Six States

February 11, 2021 – 10,000 Endangered Species Condoms to Be Distributed This Valentine’s Day

February 10, 2021 – Army Corps Receives More Than 5,500 Letters Demanding It Revoke Formosa Plastics’ Permit

February 10, 2021 – Lawsuit Launched to Fight EPA’s Delay in Ensuring Smog Reduction in California, New York, New Jersey, Illinois, Wisconsin, New Hampshire

February 09, 2021 – Treaty Commission to Scrutinize Mexico’s Loggerhead Sea Turtle Deaths

February 09, 2021 – Hundreds of Groups Urge Biden to Protect Oak Flat, Reject Environmental Analysis

February 09, 2021 – Tennessee Valley Authority Must Commit to 100% Clean Energy, Align With Biden Climate Goal

February 09, 2021 – Lawsuit Filed to Protect Endangered Wildlife, Plants From Dangerous Soot

February 08, 2021 – Appeal Challenges Housing Development on Restorable San Francisco Bay Wetlands

February 08, 2021 – Lawsuit Launched Over Army Corps’ Failure to Protect Endangered Wildlife From Nationwide Permit Program

February 08, 2021 – EPA Petitioned to Protect Communities, Environment From Radioactive Phosphogypsum Stacks, Wastewater

February 05, 2021 – Work on ConocoPhillips Oil Project in Western Arctic Challenged in Court

February 04, 2021 – Congressional Bill Urges Biden to Declare Climate Emergency

February 03, 2021 – Burnett Oil Seeks Permit to Drill in Florida’s Big Cypress National Preserve

February 03, 2021 – Coalition Submits Amicus Brief in Nangaritza Case Calling for Bold Application of Rights of Nature in Ecuador

February 03, 2021 – Legal Action Contests Reopening of Controversial Refinery in U.S. Virgin Islands

February 03, 2021 – Biden Administration Urged to Reverse Trump Failures on Foreign Wildlife Protections

February 02, 2021 – Appeal Targets U.S. Wildlife Agency’s Refusal to Consider California Condor’s Significance to Tribal Groups in Approving Luxury Resort

February 01, 2021 – U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Ignores Biden Executive Order to Review Trump Wolf Delisting

February 01, 2021 – Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for American Bumblebee

January 29, 2021 – Washington OKs Controversial Training Program for Hound Hunting

January 27, 2021 – Biden Executive Order Pushes for Protection of 30% of America’s Land, Oceans

January 27, 2021 – Biden Administration Halts Oil and Gas Leasing of Federal Lands, Oceans

January 26, 2021 – 32 Colorado Groups Support Biden’s Expected Pledge to Halt New Fossil Fuel Leasing, Permitting on Public Lands

January 25, 2021 – Federal Bill Proposes Fracking, Drilling Halt on California’s Central Coast, Bay Area

January 25, 2021 – Millions of Americans, Hundreds of Groups Support Halting Fossil Fuel Leasing, Permitting on Public Lands, Oceans

January 25, 2021 – Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration Review of Massive Arizona Copper Mine That Would Destroy Sacred Oak Flat

January 25, 2021 – Flawed Federal Analysis of Endangered Right Whales Prompts Records Request

January 21, 2021 – Buscan la protección del tiburón mako y pepino de mar en México

January 21, 2021 – Shortfin Mako Shark, Warty Sea Cucumber Protection Sought in Mexico

January 20, 2021 – Biden Administration Announces Major Steps to Protect Climate, Wildlife

January 19, 2021 – Washington Rejects Massive Methanol Refinery

January 19, 2021 – Lawsuit Launched to Secure Critical Habitat for Rare Southeast Minnow

January 19, 2021 – Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration’s Gutting of Federal Protection for Migratory Birds

January 18, 2021 – Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration’s Failure to Protect Rare L.A. Fish Known for Elaborate Mating Rituals

January 15, 2021 – Oregon Officials Petitioned to Add Farmed Mink to State Prohibited Species List

January 15, 2021 – Legal Filing Responds to Tejon Ranchcorp’s Effort to Stifle Public Dissent

January 15, 2021 – Lawsuit Launched to Finalize Endangered Species Act Protection for Sierra Nevada Red Fox, Hermes Copper Butterfly, Two Southwestern Plants

January 15, 2021 – Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration’s Failure to Cut Airplane Climate Pollution

January 15, 2021 – Lawsuit Launched to Fight Trump EPA’s Delay in Reducing Air Pollution From Oil, Methane Gas Industries in California, Chicago

January 14, 2021 – Trump Administration Flouts Law to Push Utah Highway Through Protected Conservation Lands

January 14, 2021 – Lawsuits Challenge Trump Administration’s Latest Assaults on Endangered Species Act

January 14, 2021 – Earthjustice Sues on Behalf of Conservation Groups to Stop EPA Rubber-stamping Florida Wetlands Destruction

January 14, 2021 – Letter to Forest Service: Stop Cutting Down Centuries-old Trees on Grand Canyon’s North Rim

January 14, 2021 – Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration Over Gray Wolf Delisting

January 14, 2021 – Lawsuit Aims to Protect Endangered Whales in California Shipping Lanes

January 14, 2021 – New Congress Called on to Fix Public Records Delays, Political Manipulation

January 14, 2021 – Center for Biological Diversity Joins IUCN as Member

January 13, 2021 – Judge Blocks Los Angeles Development That Threatens Local Mountain Lions

January 13, 2021 – Feds Dramatically Cut Northern Spotted Owl Protected Habitat

January 13, 2021 – Trump EPA Approves Treating Citrus With Dangerous Pesticide Banned in More Than 100 Nations, Medically Important Antibiotic

January 13, 2021 – Lawsuit Launched to Protect Endangered Fish From Drilling, Fracking in Nevada

January 13, 2021 – Feds Sued to Force Them to Protect Endangered North Atlantic Right Whales From Vessel Strikes

January 13, 2021 – 600 Groups Urge Biden to Halt Water, Electricity, Broadband Shutoffs With Emergency Executive Order on First Day

January 13, 2021 – Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration Failure to Develop Recovery Plans for Two Critically Imperiled Salamanders

January 12, 2021 – Federal Court Rejects Bid by EPA, Pesticide Industry to Keep Bee-killing Pesticide Sulfoxaflor on Market Despite Risks to Endangered Species

January 12, 2021 – Trump Administration Refuses to Address Significant Flaws in Greater Sage-grouse Plans

January 12, 2021 – Groups Challenge Trump Administration’s Sale of 58,000 Acres for Drilling in Montana, North Dakota

January 12, 2021 – Lawsuit Launched Over Trump Plan to Accelerate Clearcutting, Herbicide Spraying, Fuel Breaks Across Six Western States

January 12, 2021 – Instan a México a oponerse al muro de Trump y ayudar a restaurar los recursos naturales y culturales

January 12, 2021 – Letter Urges Mexico to Oppose Trump’s Wall, Help Restore Natural, Cultural Resources

January 12, 2021 – Lawsuit Launched to Protect American Burying Beetle From Extinction

January 12, 2021 – Interior Least Tern Is Latest Endangered Species Act Success

January 12, 2021 – Lawsuit Launched to Secure Critical Habitat for Florida Freshwater Mussel

January 11, 2021 – $5,000 Reward Offered for Info on ‘TRUMP’ Writing on Florida Manatee’s Back

January 11, 2021 – Feds to Be Sued for Weakening Sea Turtle Protections

January 11, 2021 – Scientists, Conservation Groups, Politicians Urge Biden Administration to Immediately Protect Tiehm’s Buckwheat

January 11, 2021 – Feds Launch New Assault on Endangered Species, Public Lands

January 07, 2021 – Trump Administration Rushes to Trade Sacred Oak Flat to Rio Tinto for Massive Arizona Copper Mine

January 07, 2021 – Lawsuit Challenges Colorado’s Rubber-stamping of Air Pollution Permits for Oil, Fracked Gas Wells

January 07, 2021 – Habitat Protections Proposed for Ringed, Bearded Seals Dependent on Arctic Ice

January 07, 2021 – Florida Legislature Proposes to Strip First Amendment Rights of Protestors

January 07, 2021 – Lawsuit Launched to Protect Firefly, Bees, Poppy Under Endangered Species Act

January 06, 2021 – Arctic Refuge Oil Lease Sale Compromises Vital Alaska Wilderness

January 06, 2021 – Legal Agreement Blocks Fracking on 53 Oil Leases, Requires Climate Review for Management of 2 Million Acres in Colorado

January 06, 2021 – EPA Report: Gas Mileage Down, Pollution Up

January 06, 2021 – Report: Cattle Destroying Threatened Frog Habitat in Four Arizona Forests

January 06, 2021 – Lawsuit Launched to Protect Eight Florida Plants Threatened by Sea-level Rise, Development

January 05, 2021 – Court Orders Trump’s EPA to Redo Approval of Colorado’s Flawed Plan to Reduce Smog, Acid Rain

January 05, 2021 – Lawsuit Launched to Protect 11 Species Kept on Waiting List by Trump Administration


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