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Center for Biological Diversity releases video of only known wild jaguar in United States
PerfScience
The Center for Biological Diversity has shared exciting news by releasing the footage of the only known wild jaguar in the United States, which was clicked on camera in Arizona a few times in the past few years. The center reported, “Captured on remote ...
Video: Wild Jaguar Spotted In ArizonaImmortal News
El Jefe, the last jaguar of the USPulse Headlines
El Jefe: The US's Only Wild Jaguar—Can We Keep Him?WBUR
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Sierra Sun Times

Center for Biological Diversity Statement on US Fish and Wildlife Service Draft Policy for Prioritizing Protection ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
PORTLAND, Ore.— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced today a "draft methodology" for prioritizing status reviews to determine if species warrant Endangered Species Act protection. The policy will apply to species that have been petitioned by ...
Center for Biological Diversity Announces Lawsuit Launched to Protect California Spotted Owls Under Endangered ...Sierra Sun Times
Can we save the California Spotted Owl?Christian Science Monitor

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New Mexico Rancher to Bring Bundy Militia Terror Home
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Southern New Mexico rejects coercion of forest rangers and privatization of public lands,” said Michael Robinson of the Center for Biological Diversity. “Silver City welcomes visitors who want to share the wonderful Gila National Forest, but we don't ...

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Yahoo News

Lawsuit Challenges Wildlife Services' Authority to Kill Wolves in Oregon
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Oregon is no place for Wildlife Services,” said Amy Atwood, endangered species legal director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Wildlife Services is a rogue agency that uses ineffective, cruel and costly methods to kill wolves instead of common ...
Federal Government Sued For Killing Wolves in OregonEnviroNews (registration) (blog)

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Idaho to Renew Aerial Wolf Slaughter
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The renewed wolf slaughter comes on the heels of a petition filed by the Center for Biological Diversity and four other conservation organizations questioning the accuracy of wolf estimates by state officials and asking the U. S. Fish and Wildlife ...

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National Geographic

Conservation Groups Urge Obama Administration to Ban 'Synthetic' Rhinoceros Horn
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
In today's petition to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Center for Biological Diversity and WildAid argued that exporting synthetic rhino horn for sale in Vietnam and China will perpetuate myths of rhino horn's medicinal potency and make the ...
Petition Seeks Ban on Trade in Fake Rhino HornNational Geographic

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Public to Rally in Portland, Eugene, Across Oregon in Support of Malheur National Wildlife Refuge and National ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
"The Malheur National Wildlife Refuge is a public lands treasure that belongs to all of us" said Tierra Curry, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity. "It is outrageous that these armed militants have taken over a bird sanctuary and ...

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lawsuit Prompts Offshore Fracking Moratorium Off California Coast
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The agreement resolves a Center for Biological Diversity lawsuit that challenged the U.S. Department of the Interior's practice of rubber-stamping fracking off California's coast without engaging the public or analyzing fracking's threats to ocean ...
Conservationists say court settlement orders government to stop fracking off Calif. coastRaw Story
In A Victory For Environmentalists, Officials Halt Offshore Fracking Permits In CaliforniaThinkProgress

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Small Fish Under Threat, Says Center For Biological Diversity
KNPR
The Center for Biological Diversity is threatening to sue over a small fish that lives in Nevada, Utah and Arizona, that it says is under threat. In a release, the group wants the federal government to protect Virgin River spinedace, a small fish ...

 

President Obama's Proposed Budget Shortchanges Endangered Species
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... the Obama administration has failed to request sufficient funds to ensure the survival and recovery of the nation's plants and animals that are on the brink of extinction,” said Brett Hartl, endangered species policy director at the Center for ...

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150000 Comments Oppose Coal-mining Loophole on Colorado Forest
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“President Obama just announced a much-needed and long-overdue halt to new federal coal leasing in order to look seriously at the climate costs of the program,” said Michael Saul with the Center for Biological Diversity. “It makes no sense to undermine ...

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Care2.com

FWS: Quit Stalling and Protect This Rare Owl Now
Care2.com
The California spotted owl is one subspecies of spotted owl that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) keeps ignoring. The Center for Biological Diversity is fed up with the feds and has recently announced to launch a lawsuit against the government ...

 

USA TODAY

Video shows only known wild jaguar in US
USA TODAY
A video released Wednesday by Conservation CATalyst and the Center for Biological Diversity shows the only known wild jaguar in the United States. The footage shows the jaguar roaming in the Santa Rita Mountains just outside Tucson, Ariz., and is part ...
New Video Shows America's Only Known Wild JaguarCenter for Biological Diversity (press release)
Watch 'El Jefe,' only known wild jaguar in US, roam Arizona mountainsThe Sun Herald

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Investigation Sought After Fossil Fuel Auctioneer Reportedly Drove Into Climate Protesters With SUV in Colorado
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
DENVER— The Center for Biological Diversity and Rainforest Action Network today called on Bureau of Land Management officials in Colorado and Washington, D.C., to investigate a November 2015 incident in which an auctioneer working for the BLM ...

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Investigation Sought of Obama Administration's Approval of Shell's Arctic Drilling
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The complaint was filed this week by Greenpeace, the Center for Biological Diversity and Friends of the Earth. “When he took office President Obama pledged to 'restore science to its rightful place.' In the stampede to open the U.S. Arctic Ocean to ...

 

Washington Post

Global Airplane Carbon Rules Too Weak to Protect Climate
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“These disturbingly weak recommendations put the Obama administration under enormous pressure to fight airplane pollution's threat to our climate,” said Vera Pardee, a Center for Biological Diversity attorney who has sued the federal government over ...
U.N. Agency Proposes Greenhouse Gas Standard for AircraftScientific American
First-Ever Emissions Rules For Airplanes Proposed By U.N.Green Car Reports
UN agency proposes greenhouse gas emissions rules for planesNews & Observer

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US Groups Join Global Call to Remove Wood-based Biomass From European Union Renewable Energy Directive
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The science is clear that large-scale burning of wood to generate electricity will make the climate crisis worse, so it shouldn't be used in Europe or the U.S.,” said Kevin Bundy, senior attorney and climate legal director at the Center for Biological ...

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Raw Story

Occupy this: Anti-Bundy couple vows to camp outside Oregon refuge and torment militants until they leave
Raw Story
According to Kieran Suckling, Executive Director, Center for Biological Diversity, the couple say they attend every event put on by the armed occupiers and that they will stay as long as the militants do. Writing on the Center for Biological Diversity ...
Rally at Malheur National Wildlife Refuge to Call for Keeping Public Lands PublicCenter for Biological Diversity (press release)
1 Rancher Renounces Federal Grazing Contract at Bundy EventABC News

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BLM Urged to Postpone Oil, Gas Lease Auction for Public Lands in Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
In a letter to federal officials, the Center for Biological Diversity, Sierra Club, Resilient Nacogdoches and Clean Water Action said opening these sensitive public lands to oil and gas extraction would potentially result in pollution of surface and ...

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KRMG

Study: Oil Industry Injections Caused California Earthquake Swarm
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This study should push state officials to act immediately to protect Californians from oil industry-induced earthquakes,” said Shaye Wolf, a scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “The more oil companies frack and drill, the more ...
First research links California quakes to oil operationsU.S. News & World Report
New Study Ties Fracking Water Disposal To California EarthquakesThinkProgress

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Los Angeles Times

Coastal Commission fires executive director over objection of hundreds of supporters
Los Angeles Times
"It's disgraceful that the commissioners voted in secret to fire Dr. Lester," Steve Jones, oceans communications specialist for the Center for Biological Diversity, said in a written statement. "This isn't over." In his remarks after the vote, Lester ...
California Coastal Commission Fires Executive DirectorYubaNet

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Obama to Pause New Federal Coal Leases
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Coal has been a massive culprit in the climate crisis, so this is big news that the United States may finally be pulling back,” said Randi Spivak, public lands director for the Center for Biological Diversity. “But it can't end here. We need a ...

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Arizona Daily Star

Appeals Court: Lead Ammunition Case in Kaibab National Forest Can Continue
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
In 2012, the Center for Biological Diversity, Sierra Club and Grand Canyon Wildlands Council, represented by Earthrise Law Center, sued the Forest Service because its failure to regulate spent lead ammunition is endangering to wildlife, in violation of ...
Environmental groups can challenge lead ammunitionArizona Daily Sun
Federal Appeals Court Revived Arizona Lead Ammunition LawsuitLawyer Herald
Appeals court revives Arizona lawsuit over lead ammunitionTheReporter.Com

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lawsuit Targets EPA's Failure to Release Public Records on Toxic Herbicide
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity sued the Environmental Protection Agency today for failing to provide public records regarding its approval of Enlist Duo, a pesticide blend that's highly toxic to a wide spectrum of terrestrial and ...

 

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

US Fish and Wildlife Service Restricts Salamander Imports to Protect Native Species From Deadly Disease
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— In response to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity and Save The Frogs, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced a temporary rule restricting the importation of salamanders for the pet trade. The restriction is ...

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KTVZ

Groups seek court order to change Deschutes River flows
KTVZ
The Center for Biological Diversity and WaterWatch of Oregon last month sued the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation and five Central Oregon irrigation districts, claiming that they have managed river flows"like an irrigation ditch," threatening the threatened ...
Deschutes Basin farmers worry spotted frog lawsuit could restrict irrigation waterOregonLive.com

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Analysis: California's New Gas-storage Rules Weaker Than Petroleum Industry's Own Suggested Practices
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... proposed by California officials in response to the catastrophic Aliso Canyon leak are even weaker than the petroleum industry's own recommended practices for gas-storage wells, according to a new analysis released by the Center for Biological ...

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Point Reyes: Lawsuit challenges historic ranching operations at iconic park
Contra Costa Times
SAN FRANCISCO -- A year after an oyster farm was forced to shut down at Point Reyes National Seashore, sparking a bitter controversy over the role of farming in national parks, a coalition of environmentalists on Wednesday filed a lawsuit over a bigger ...

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Obama Administration Weakens Critical Habitat Protections for Nation's Endangered Species
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This regulation is a big step backward for protection of our country's endangered species,” said Brett Hartl, endangered species policy director at the Center for Biological Diversity. "Given that habitat destruction is the leading cause of species ...

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SOLAR POWER: Palen project loses license
Press-Enterprise
The decision kills the commission's 2010 approval of the eight-square mile project near Desert Center. That approval came with a Dec. 15, 2015 deadline to break ground. To go forward, the project now must start over with new environmental reviews, ...

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