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June 26th, 2017, 22:47:05 UTC +0000

Lost Coast Outpost

As Expected, EPIC and Others Launch New Lawsuit Against ...
Lost Coast Outpost
About a month ago, Caltrans announced that it was relaunching its controversial Richardson Grove Improvement Project — a plan to reroute Highway 101 ...

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June 26th, 2017, 21:23:28 UTC +0000

California EPA Becomes First US Agency to Declare That Roundup Causes Cancer
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“California's decision makes it the national leader in protecting people from cancer-causing pesticides,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity and a former cancer researcher. “The U.S. EPA now needs to step up ...

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June 26th, 2017, 21:44:00 UTC +0000

California EPA Becomes First US Agency to Declare That Roundup Causes Cancer
Highland Community News (subscription)
“California's decision makes it the national leader in protecting people from cancer-causing pesticides,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity and a former cancer researcher. “The U.S. EPA now needs to step up ...

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June 26th, 2017, 20:02:40 UTC +0000

Bradenton Herald

Who is responsible for killing gopher tortoises? The answer could bring a reward
Bradenton Herald
On Monday, the Center for Biological Diversity contributed $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest or a fine for the killing of two gopher tortoises, a protected species in Florida. “It's deeply disturbing that someone would harm these gentle ...

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June 26th, 2017, 20:07:00 UTC +0000

E&E News

Trump admin to analyze USDA office's impacts on ocelots
E&E News
The U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona approved the agreement today, resolving an October lawsuit brought by the Center for Biological Diversity and the Animal Welfare Institute. Wildlife Services works with farmers, ranchers and other ...

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June 26th, 2017, 18:20:34 UTC +0000

WFLA

$7200 reward offered in case involving gopher tortoise killings
WFLA
The Center for Biological Diversity on Monday added $5,000 to the reward for information leading to an arrest in the case, bringing the reward total to $7,200. “It's deeply disturbing that someone would harm these gentle, defenseless creatures,” said ...

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June 26th, 2017, 17:51:32 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Feds to Analyze Wildlife Services' Impacts on Endangered Ocelots in Arizona, Texas
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
TUCSON, Ariz.— Under a settlement with the Center for Biological Diversity and the Animal Welfare Institute approved today in Tucson federal court, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service agreed to conduct analyses aimed ...

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June 26th, 2017, 18:49:09 UTC +0000

WWSB ABC 7

Total awards offered increased by $5k for info on beaten tortoises in LWR
WWSB ABC 7
LAKEWOOD RANCH, FL (WWSB) – Two state-protected gopher tortoises were beaten to death earlier this month and the Center for Biological Diversity just added $5,000 to the reward. The total awards offered is now at $7,200 for information leading to an ...

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June 26th, 2017, 18:44:23 UTC +0000

YourObserver.com

Agency beefs up reward for gopher tortoise deaths by $5000.
YourObserver.com
A national conservation organization will offer $5,000 as a reward for information leading to the arrest or a fine for the killing of two gopher tortoises in Lakewood Ranch earlier this month. The Arizona-based Center for Biological Diversity today ...

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June 26th, 2017, 17:06:40 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

$5000 Added to Reward for Killer of Threatened Tortoises in Florida
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
LAKEWOOD RANCH, Fla.— The Center for Biological Diversity today added $5,000 to the reward for information leading to an arrest or fine in the killing of two state-protected gopher tortoises beaten to death in Florida earlier this month. “It's deeply ...

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June 26th, 2017, 16:08:15 UTC +0000

Earth Island Journal

Conservation Groups Sue Over Wildlife-Killing Program in California
Earth Island Journal
Last week, Project Coyote partnered with four other wildlife conservation groups — the Center for Biological Diversity, Western Watersheds Project, Animal Welfare Institute, and WildEarth Guardians — in suing the US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) ...

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June 26th, 2017, 15:23:31 UTC +0000

US Agency Proposes Listing Taiwanese Humpback Dolphin as Endangered
Animal Welfare Institute (press release)
The decision comes in response to a March 2016 petition submitted by the Animal Welfare Institute, the Center for Biological Diversity and WildEarth Guardians seeking federal protections to help prevent the extinction of a population that now numbers ...

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June 26th, 2017, 15:15:52 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

US Agency Proposes Listing Taiwanese Humpback Dolphin as Endangered
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The decision comes in response to a March 2016 petition submitted by the Animal Welfare Institute, the Center for Biological Diversity and WildEarth Guardians seeking federal protections to help prevent the extinction of a population that now numbers ...

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June 26th, 2017, 16:08:15 UTC +0000

Latest News
Earth Island Journal
Last week, Project Coyote partnered with four other wildlife conservation groups — the Center for Biological Diversity, Western Watersheds Project, Animal Welfare Institute, and WildEarth Guardians — in suing the US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) ...

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June 26th, 2017, 13:35:00 UTC +0000

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

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June 26th, 2017, 03:17:01 UTC +0000

Hypocrites want to lock up our cats
NEWS.com.au
The US-based NGO Center for Biological Diversity (perhaps with equal rubberiness) says scientists estimate the world is losing species at 1000 to 10,000 times the background rate of one to five species a year and 99 per cent of the loss is caused by ...

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June 26th, 2017, 03:17:00 UTC +0000

Hypocrites want to lock up our cats
The Australian
The US-based NGO Center for Biological Diversity (perhaps with equal rubberiness) says scientists estimate the world is losing species at 1000 to 10,000 times the background rate of one to five species a year and 99 per cent of the loss is caused by ...

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June 26th, 2017, 01:08:29 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 ...

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June 25th, 2017, 18:53:38 UTC +0000

Leicester Post

Governor Commends Decision on Yellowstone Grizzly Bears
Leicester Post
Meanwhile, the Center for Biological Diversity says the population of grizzly bears at Yellowstone are still falling due to invasive species and climate change that put the animals' food sources at risk. The imminent ruling by the Fish and Wildlife ...

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June 24th, 2017, 18:00:00 UTC +0000

Sierra Sun Times

Lawsuit Challenges Highway Widening Through Ancient California Redwoods
Sierra Sun Times
“Caltrans keeps pushing this nonsensical project that would do terrible damage to ancient redwoods in our state park, with no benefits to the community,” said Aruna Prabhala, an attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. “There's just no ...

 
June 23rd, 2017, 20:55:31 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Challenges Highway Widening Through Ancient California Redwoods
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Caltrans keeps pushing this nonsensical project that would do terrible damage to ancient redwoods in our state park, with no benefits to the community,” said Aruna Prabhala, an attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. “There's just no ...

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June 23rd, 2017, 20:42:52 UTC +0000

Common Dreams

Jettisoning 'Best Available Science,' Trump Admin. Tosses Out Federal Protections for Yellowstone's Grizzlies
Common Dreams
Andrea Santarsiere, a senior attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity, doesn't see it that way. "This outrageously irresponsible decision ignores the best available science," she said. "Grizzly conservation has made significant strides, but ...

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June 23rd, 2017, 19:15:53 UTC +0000

Environmental groups file fourth lawsuit against Richardson Grove highway widening project
Redwood Times
“Caltrans keeps pushing this nonsensical project that would do terrible damage to ancient redwoods in our state park, with no benefits to the community,” Center for Biological Diversity attorney Aruna Prabhala said in a statement this morning. “There's ...

 
June 23rd, 2017, 19:15:53 UTC +0000

Environmental groups file fourth lawsuit against Richardson Grove highway widening project
Redwood Times
“Caltrans keeps pushing this nonsensical project that would do terrible damage to ancient redwoods in our state park, with no benefits to the community,” Center for Biological Diversity attorney Aruna Prabhala said in a statement this morning. “There's ...

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June 23rd, 2017, 19:01:25 UTC +0000

Environmental groups file fourth lawsuit against Richardson Grove highway widening project
Eureka Times Standard
“Caltrans keeps pushing this nonsensical project that would do terrible damage to ancient redwoods in our state park, with no benefits to the community,” Center for Biological Diversity attorney Aruna Prabhala said in a statement this morning. “There's ...

 
June 23rd, 2017, 19:01:25 UTC +0000

Eureka Times Standard

Environmental groups file fourth lawsuit against Richardson Grove highway widening project
Eureka Times Standard
“Caltrans keeps pushing this nonsensical project that would do terrible damage to ancient redwoods in our state park, with no benefits to the community,” Center for Biological Diversity attorney Aruna Prabhala said in a statement this morning. “There's ...

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

eNews Park Forest

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, 16:02:00 UTC +0000

Grizzly Bears Are Off The Endangered Species List
The Daily Caller
... a senior attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity, said in a press release. “This outrageously irresponsible decision ignores the best available science. Grizzly conservation has made significant strides, but the work to restore these ...

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June 23rd, 2017, 15:56:51 UTC +0000

Trump Administration to Strip Yellowstone Grizzlies of Endangered Species Protection
Common Dreams
At the Center for Biological Diversity, we believe that the welfare of human beings is deeply linked to nature - to the existence in our world of a vast diversity of wild animals and plants. Because diversity has intrinsic value, and because its loss ...

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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

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

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 ...

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

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

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 ...

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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 22nd, 2017, 11:31:00 UTC +0000

YubaNet

California Protects Rare Foothill Yellow-legged Frog
YubaNet
... June 21, 2017— 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 22nd, 2017, 07:14:57 UTC +0000

California puts hold on hunting for dwindling sage grouse
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Their numbers have fallen by half in California over the last five years, with just over 1,300 sage grouse believed to survive in the state, the Center for Biological Diversity conservation group says. Advertisement. Subscribe to Home Delivery and SAVE!

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June 22nd, 2017, 02:50:00 UTC +0000

Los Angeles Times

California puts hold on hunting for dwindling sage grouse
Los Angeles Times
California wildlife officials are banning hunting of sage grouse for a season because of dwindling populations of the spikey-feathered native bird. The California Fish and Game Commission voted 4 to 0 Wednesday not to allow hunting for any kind of sage ...

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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, 23:34:00 UTC +0000

California puts hold on hunting for dwindling sage grouse - KSBY.com | San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Area News
KSBY San Luis Obispo News
SMITH RIVER, Calif. (AP) - California wildlife officials are banning hunting of sage grouse for a season because of dwindling populations of the spikey-feathered native bird. The California Fish and Game Commission voted 4-0 Wednesday not to allow ...

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June 21st, 2017, 23:27:12 UTC +0000

The Maritime Executive

Hilcorp Only Bidder in Alaskan Lease Sale
The Maritime Executive
The Center for Biological Diversity is critical of Hilcorp Alaska's expansion in what it calls “that treacherous waterway,” saying that $3.03 million investment on 14 different tracts substantially expands the heavily fined company's commitment to ...

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June 21st, 2017, 23:27:12 UTC +0000

The Maritime Executive

Hilcorp Only Bidder in Alaskan Lease Sale
The Maritime Executive
The Center for Biological Diversity is critical of Hilcorp Alaska's expansion in what it calls “that treacherous waterway,” saying that $3.03 million investment on 14 different tracts substantially expands the heavily fined company's commitment to ...

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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, 19:36:33 UTC +0000

E&E News

Staffer for 'No. 1 public lands enemy' moves to CEQ
E&E News
The Center for Biological Diversity in March named Lee the No. 1 public lands enemy in Congress. The list includes members "trying to seize, destroy, dismantle and privatize America's public lands," according to the group. Athan Manuel, director of the ...

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June 21st, 2017, 19:21:46 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Filed Against Federal Wildlife Services in Northern California
Animal Welfare Institute (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, 17:41:51 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 ...

and more »
 
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, 17:17:00 UTC +0000

E&E News

Staffer for 'No. 1 public lands enemy' moves to CEQ
E&E News
The Center for Biological Diversity in March named Lee the No. 1 public lands enemy in Congress. The list includes members "trying to seize, destroy, dismantle and privatize America's public lands," according to the group. Athan Manuel, director of the ...

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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, 14:48:04 UTC +0000

Study Breaks

The Environmental Effects of Trump's Wall Are Devastating
Study Breaks
Millis explains that even these small barricades were built without “dozens of environmental protections” and have already blocked some wildlife migration routes. The executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity, Kierán Suckling, brings up ...

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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, 15:30:22 UTC +0000

Environmentalists Sue Trump Over Alleged Coal Industry Ties
The Daily Caller
The Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the Trump administration over its alleged ties to the coal industry, asking for public records of meetings between U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) officials and coal ...

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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, 18:04:00 UTC +0000

Cook County Record

Legal fight over Kane County's Longmeadow bridge project, endangered bumblebees 'unique' case
Cook County Record
... federal law, including the Endangered Species Act, prescribes a range of procedures to ensure the concerns of endangered species are minded, in this case, Lori Ann Burd, an attorney and environmental health director at the Center for Biological ...

 
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 19th, 2017, 14:37:21 UTC +0000

AZCentral.com

Tamarisk leaf beetle chews through exotic trees into imperiled bird territory
AZCentral.com
However the beetles moved over the years, the Center for Biological Diversity and Maricopa Audubon sued to force new flycatcher protections in the face of their advance. This month, just a day after Jamison discovered Maricopa County's first tamarisk ...

 
June 19th, 2017, 11:12:34 UTC +0000

Mongabay.com

Whale entanglements skyrocket off the US West Coast
Mongabay.com
In an email to leaders at California's Department of Fish and Wildlife and the National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), the Center for Biological Diversity pleads with them to “show leadership in protecting ocean wildlife and making pot and trap ...

 
June 17th, 2017, 01:22:58 UTC +0000

The Real Deal Magazine

Five Point's 12K-acre Newhall Ranch development takes a step forward
The Real Deal Magazine
Fish and Wildlife had originally approved the project in 2010, but an environmentalist group, Center for Biological Diversity, successfully challenged it in court in 2015. The ruling demanded the developer further examine the project's impact on a rare ...

 
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 16th, 2017, 11:49:53 UTC +0000

Thegardenisland.com

Going to bat for the birds
Thegardenisland.com
Earthjustice is informing of the intent to sue on behalf of Hui Ho'omalu i Ka'aina, Conservation Council for Hawaii, and the Center for Biological Diversity. It affords HDOT 60 days to secure an incidental take permit and to implement a Habitat ...

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June 16th, 2017, 01:57:27 UTC +0000

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Environmental group sues for public records in San Diego border wall prototype project
The San Diego Union-Tribune
The lawsuit, filed in San Diego federal court, is among several legal actions filed by the Center for Biological Diversity in relation to the proposed wall project. While the wall — supposed to stretch 1,900 miles along the U.S.-Mexico boundary — is ...

 
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, 19:09:15 UTC +0000

Nevada Governor Signs Law to Restore Rooftop-solar Safeguards
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... Sandoval's move today puts Nevada back on track, after bad policy decisions caused solar development in the state to come screeching to a halt,” said Chad Tudenggongbu, senior renewable energy campaigner at the Center for Biological Diversity.

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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, 20:05:06 UTC +0000

Trump Administration Offers 195000 Nevada Acres for Fracking
Common Dreams
“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 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

Republican Bill Removes Safeguards From National Forests
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This bill is a blank check to special interests that want to increase logging regardless of the damage it does to our public lands, wildlife and watersheds,” said Randi Spivak, public lands program director at the Center for Biological Diversity. The ...

 
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, 16:49:58 UTC +0000

Immediate Ban Sought on M-44 'Cyanide Bombs' in Wyoming
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Cyanide bombs are indiscriminate killers that must be banned,” said Andrea Santarsiere, a senior attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Any animal that might pull on the baited trigger is at risk, including endangered wildlife like ...

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June 13th, 2017, 16:49:58 UTC +0000

Immediate Ban Sought on M-44 'Cyanide Bombs' in Wyoming
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Cyanide bombs are indiscriminate killers that must be banned,” said Andrea Santarsiere, a senior attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Any animal that might pull on the baited trigger is at risk, including endangered wildlife like ...

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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, 16:00:40 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, 13:23:42 UTC +0000

US cancels new protection for endangered West Coast whales
Oroville Mercury Register
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Trump administration on Monday threw out a new rule intended to limit the numbers of endangered whales and sea turtles getting caught in fishing nets off the West Coast, even though the fishing industry had proposed the ...

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