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June 13, 2019 – Trump Administration Sued for Failing to Protect Imperiled Ice Seals’ Arctic Habitat

June 12, 2019 – Lawsuit Seeks Endangered Species Protections for Lesser Prairie Chickens

June 11, 2019 – Lawsuit Launched to Stop Toxic Algae Bloom Releases From Lake Okeechobee

June 11, 2019 – Oregon Court Ruling Means Streaked-horned Lark May Get Endangered Status

June 6, 2019 – Appeals Court Throws Out Case Blocking Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline, Relying on New Permit Issued by President Trump

June 4, 2019 – Agriculture Department’s ‘Wildlife Services’ Killed Nearly 1.5 Million Native Animals in 2018

June 4, 2019 – Reward Increased to $10,000 for Info on Killing of Endangered Washington Wolf

June 4, 2019 – Endangered Mussels to Gain Protected Habitat in 18 Eastern, Midwestern States

June 4, 2019 – Lawsuit Launched to Force Trump EPA to Protect California’s Ventura County From Deadly Smog

June 3, 2019 – Lawsuit Seeks Federal Habitat Protection for Two Central Texas Salamanders

May 31, 2019 – Top Wolf Experts Say Science Doesn't Support Trump Plan to Strip Away Species’ Protection

May 30, 2019 – 2019 Hurricane Predictions Spell Disaster for Coastal Communities, Wildlife

May 30, 2019 – Lawsuit Launched to Protect Endangered California Salmon Harmed by Federal Beaver-killing

May 30, 2019 – Federal Appeals Court Allows Lawsuit Challenging Lead Ammo Use in Arizona's Kaibab National Forest

May 29, 2019 – Lawsuit Launched to Protect Endangered Lake Sturgeon in Mississippi River, Great Lakes

May 29, 2019 – Critically Endangered Spring Pygmy Sunfish Gains 1,330 Acres, Six Stream Miles of Protected Habitat

May 29, 2019 – Lawsuit Launched to Protect Hawaii’s Cauliflower Coral After 36 Percent Decline

May 28, 2019 – Poll: Majority of Americans Oppose Trump Plan to End Wolf Protections

May 24, 2019 – Decision on Monarch Butterfly's Endangered Species Protection Extended to 2020

May 23, 2019 – Fisheries Meeting Aims to Ensure Enough West Coast Salmon for Starving Orcas

May 23, 2019 – Lawsuit Aims to Force Trump to Protect Endangered Species Nationwide

May 23, 2019 – Lawsuit Aims to Force Trump to Protect Eastern Gopher Tortoise in Florida, Other Southern States

May 23, 2019 – Lawsuit Aims to Force Trump to Protect Imperiled Longfin Smelt, Seven Other Species

May 23, 2019 – Lawsuit Aims to Force Trump to Protect Oregon's Red Tree Vole, Other Species

May 22, 2019 – Amid Extinction Crisis, Rep. Grijalva Introduces Bill to Save Critically Endangered Species

May 21, 2019 – North Carolina Fish, Salamander Proposed for Endangered Species Act Protection

May 16, 2019 – Court Order Sought to Stop Rosemont Mine Construction in Arizona

May 16, 2019 – Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration Approval of Massive Utah Oil Shale Development

May 15, 2019 – Emergency Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for Delaware Firefly

May 14, 2019 – 900,000 Already Oppose Trump Plan to End Wolf Protections

May 14, 2019 – House Democrats Boost Endangered Species Listing Budget by 30%

May 14, 2019 – Trump Administration Waives Laws to Build 100 Miles of Border Wall Across Arizona National Monument, Wildlife Refuges

May 13, 2019 – Massive New Mexico Logging Plan Threatens Iconic Owl Stronghold

May 10, 2019 – Lawsuit Launched to Force Trump Administration to Protect Endangered Species From Coal Mining in Appalachia

May 10, 2019 – Trump EPA Seeks to Slash Pesticide Protections for Imperiled Wildlife

May 8, 2019 – Analysis: Public Overwhelmingly Wants EPA Ban on Wildlife-killing 'Cyanide Bombs'

May 7, 2019 – Lawsuits Challenge Trump Administration's Refusal to Release Documents on Pesticides

May 7, 2019 – Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration's Massive Old-growth Timber Sale in Alaska National Forest

May 7, 2019 – More than 100 Scientists Oppose Removing Federal Protections for Gray Wolves

May 6, 2019 – Oregon Denies Key Permit for Proposed Jordan Cove Natural Gas Project