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July 24th, 2016, 15:02:06 UTC +0000

EcoWatch

How the EPA Ignores the Dangers of Pesticide Cocktails
EcoWatch
"The EPA is supposed to be the cop on the beat, protecting people and the environment from the dangers of pesticides," Nathan Donley, a scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity and author of the report, said. "With these synergistic ...

 
July 21st, 2016, 20:21:16 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Challenges Delays in Cleaning Up Ozone Pollution Affecting 90 Million People Across United States
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Millions of people are relying on the EPA to protect them from smog and ozone pollution — to say nothing of the wildlife and environment damaged by it,” said Jonathan Evans, environmental health legal director at the Center for Biological Diversity ...

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July 21st, 2016, 20:21:16 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Challenges Delays in Cleaning Up Ozone Pollution Affecting 90 Million People Across United States
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Millions of people are relying on the EPA to protect them from smog and ozone pollution — to say nothing of the wildlife and environment damaged by it,” said Jonathan Evans, environmental health legal director at the Center for Biological Diversity ...

 
July 21st, 2016, 19:27:47 UTC +0000

Legal Protest Filed Against Fossil Fuel Auction on Public Lands in Kentucky, Mississippi
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The BLM can change the venue, but it can't stop Americans from exercising their constitutional right to protest the plundering of our national, public lands for the benefit of private oil and gas corporations,” said Wendy Park of the Center for ...

 
July 21st, 2016, 19:27:47 UTC +0000

Legal Protest Filed Against Fossil Fuel Auction on Public Lands in Kentucky, Mississippi
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The BLM can change the venue, but it can't stop Americans from exercising their constitutional right to protest the plundering of our national, public lands for the benefit of private oil and gas corporations,” said Wendy Park of the Center for ...

 
July 21st, 2016, 15:45:00 UTC +0000

Air Quality Criteria/National Ambient Air Quality Standards: Center for Biological Diversity Citizen Suit Action ...
Lexology (registration)
The Center for Biological Integrity and Center for Environmental Health (“Collectively CBD”) filed a Citizen Suit Action in the United States District Court (Northern District of California) alleging that the United States Environmental Protection ...

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July 20th, 2016, 21:54:57 UTC +0000

Court Rules Lawsuit Over Point Reyes Management Plan Can Move Forward
Bay Area Indymedia
“Unsurprisingly, the court agreed that the Park Service must manage our public lands at Point Reyes National Seashore under a current general management plan,” said Jeff Miller with the Center for Biological Diversity. “We'll proceed with litigation to ...

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July 20th, 2016, 21:52:03 UTC +0000

San Diego Reader

Bluefin ban?
San Diego Reader
Bluefin should become an endangered species, thus banning all fishing of the large tuna on the West Coast, says the Center for Biological Diversity. Wayne Kokow of Rancho Peñasquitos is the executive director of the California chapter of the Coastal ...

 
July 20th, 2016, 21:46:00 UTC +0000

Bay Area Indymedia

EPA Approved Pesticide Products Without Accounting for Dangers of Chemical Mixture
Bay Area Indymedia
... has approved nearly 100 pesticide products over the past six years that contain mixtures that make them more poisonous and increase the dangers to imperiled pollinators and rare plants, according to an investigation by the Center for Biological ...

 
July 20th, 2016, 18:40:35 UTC +0000

Study: Climate Change Causing Widespread Global Coral Reef Degradation
Common Dreams (press release)
We found the problem is better explained by global impacts such as climate change,” said Abel Valdivia, a marine ecologist with the Center for Biological Diversity and an author of the paper. “To save coral reefs, we need to reduce our overreliance on ...

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July 20th, 2016, 16:19:38 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Study: Climate Change Causing Widespread Global Coral Reef Degradation
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
We found the problem is better explained by global impacts such as climate change,” said Abel Valdivia, a marine ecologist with the Center for Biological Diversity and an author of the paper. “To save coral reefs, we need to reduce our overreliance on ...

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July 20th, 2016, 16:19:38 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Study: Climate Change Causing Widespread Global Coral Reef Degradation
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
We found the problem is better explained by global impacts such as climate change,” said Abel Valdivia, a marine ecologist with the Center for Biological Diversity and an author of the paper. “To save coral reefs, we need to reduce our overreliance on ...

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July 20th, 2016, 15:48:36 UTC +0000

Conservation groups plead for red wolf program to stay
Smoky Mountain News
“It's shameful how the Service has bowed to political pressure and deliberately undermined the success of its program to recover red wolves,” said Jamie Pang, endangered species campaigner at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The agency's inaction ...

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July 20th, 2016, 00:29:49 UTC +0000

eNews Park Forest

Damning Probe Finds EPA 'Turning Blind Eye' to Toxic Chemical Cocktails
eNews Park Forest
“It's alarming to see just how common it's been for the EPA to ignore how these chemical mixtures might endanger the health of our environment,” said Nathan Donley, a scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity and author of the report. (Photo ...

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July 20th, 2016, 00:26:32 UTC +0000

eNews Park Forest

Damning Probe Finds EPA 'Turning Blind Eye' to Toxic Chemical Cocktails
eNews Park Forest
“It's alarming to see just how common it's been for the EPA to ignore how these chemical mixtures might endanger the health of our environment,” said Nathan Donley, a scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity and author of the report. (Photo ...

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July 20th, 2016, 00:14:00 UTC +0000

Court Rules Lawsuit Over Point Reyes Management Plan Can Move Forward
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Unsurprisingly, the court agreed that the Park Service must manage our public lands at Point Reyes National Seashore under a current general management plan,” said Jeff Miller with the Center for Biological Diversity. “We'll proceed with litigation to ...

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July 20th, 2016, 00:14:00 UTC +0000

Court Rules Lawsuit Over Point Reyes Management Plan Can Move Forward
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Unsurprisingly, the court agreed that the Park Service must manage our public lands at Point Reyes National Seashore under a current general management plan,” said Jeff Miller with the Center for Biological Diversity. “We'll proceed with litigation to ...

 
July 19th, 2016, 18:35:45 UTC +0000

Common Dreams (press release)

Damning Probe Finds EPA 'Turning Blind Eye' to Toxic Chemical Cocktails
Common Dreams (press release)
In fact, a investigation released Tuesday by the environmental watchdog Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) found that over the past six years the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved nearly 100 pesticide products that contain ...

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July 19th, 2016, 15:51:57 UTC +0000

Investigation: EPA Approved Nearly 100 Pesticide Products Without Accounting for Dangers of Chemical Mixtures
Common Dreams (press release)
... has approved nearly 100 pesticide products over the past six years that contain mixtures that make them more poisonous and increase the dangers to imperiled pollinators and rare plants, according to an investigation by the Center for Biological ...

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July 19th, 2016, 14:45:48 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Investigation: EPA Approved Nearly 100 Pesticide Products Without Accounting for Dangers of Chemical Mixtures
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... has approved nearly 100 pesticide products over the past six years that contain mixtures that make them more poisonous and increase the dangers to imperiled pollinators and rare plants, according to an investigation by the Center for Biological ...

 
July 19th, 2016, 12:45:47 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Feds Strip Protections From Lesser Prairie Chickens Without Offering New Plan to Save Birds
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The Service's own scientists have warned that losing even a small amount of suitable habitat could send these magical birds into a death spiral,” said Tanya Sanerib, a senior attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Yet, even with populations ...

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July 19th, 2016, 12:45:47 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Feds Strip Protections From Lesser Prairie Chickens Without Offering New Plan to Save Birds
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The Service's own scientists have warned that losing even a small amount of suitable habitat could send these magical birds into a death spiral,” said Tanya Sanerib, a senior attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Yet, even with populations ...

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July 16th, 2016, 15:41:48 UTC +0000

Conservationists, Tribes Call on Obama Administration to Support Bear's Ears National Monument
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
BLUFF, Utah— The Center for Biological Diversity has joined the tribal communities of southern Utah in asking for permanent protection of the Bear's Ears area during today's visit to Bluff, Utah by Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and USDA ...

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July 15th, 2016, 19:05:12 UTC +0000

Common Dreams (press release)

New Rules Could Help Big Oil Escape Scrutiny at Fossil Fuel Auctions
Common Dreams (press release)
Similar criticisms were lobbed by organizations like the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD), the Science and Environmental Health Network, and the Louisiana Bucket Brigade, among others. "This bill is about circumventing public scrutiny. It says a ...

 
July 15th, 2016, 15:18:23 UTC +0000

California Officially Lists Common Pesticide Atrazine as Reproductive Toxin
eNews Park Forest
“This is an important action that California's taken: ensuring its residents know about the serious risks associated with a very common pesticide,” said Jonathan Evans, environmental health legal director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “It'll ...

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July 15th, 2016, 15:00:53 UTC +0000

'Frostpaw the Polar Bear' Brings Climate Message to Republican National Convention
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
CLEVELAND— The Center for Biological Diversity's “Frostpaw the Polar Bear” will bring his call for action on the climate crisis to the Republican National Convention next week, beginning Monday, July 18. Frostpaw has been a fixture at marches, rallies ...

 
July 15th, 2016, 15:00:53 UTC +0000

California Officially Lists Common Pesticide Atrazine as Reproductive Toxin
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This is an important action that California's taken: ensuring its residents know about the serious risks associated with a very common pesticide,” said Jonathan Evans, environmental health legal director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “It'll ...

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July 14th, 2016, 13:03:28 UTC +0000

San Antonio Current

The Feds Approved A Lot of Fracking in the Gulf After BP Oil Spill
San Antonio Current
The only reason that information is public is because the Center for Biological Diversity, an environmental group from California, sued the bureaus of Ocean Energy Management and Safety and Environment Enforcement after the agencies refused to release ...

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July 13th, 2016, 19:57:51 UTC +0000

Amid Mounting Controversy, BLM Halts New Mexico Fossil Fuel Auction
KRWG
Over the past decade, the combustion of federal fossil fuels has resulted in nearly a quarter of all U.S. energy-related emissions. An 2015 report by EcoShift Consulting, commissioned by the Center for Biological Diversity and Friends of the Earth ...

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July 13th, 2016, 19:13:57 UTC +0000

Half A Million People Urge US Fish And Wildlife Service Not To Abandon Red Wolves
Los Alamos Daily Post
“It's shameful how the Service has bowed to political pressure and deliberately undermined the success of its program to recover red wolves,” said Jamie Pang, endangered species campaigner at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The agency's inaction ...

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July 13th, 2016, 17:48:26 UTC +0000

Half a Million People Urge US Fish and Wildlife Service Not to Abandon Red Wolves
Common Dreams (press release)
The petition — organized by the Animal Welfare Institute, Care2, the Center for Biological Diversity, Endangered Species Coalition, Wildlands Network, and several local North Carolina high school students — urges the agency to resume efforts to save ...

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July 13th, 2016, 15:55:16 UTC +0000

Half a Million People Urge US Fish and Wildlife Service Not to Abandon Red Wolves
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The petition — organized by the Animal Welfare Institute, Care2, the Center for Biological Diversity, Endangered Species Coalition, Wildlands Network, and several local North Carolina high school students — urges the agency to resume efforts to save ...

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July 13th, 2016, 06:37:00 UTC +0000

For the Record
Los Angeles Times
Grizzly bear study: In the July 12 California section, an article about calls to reintroduce grizzly bears into California said that the Center for Biological Diversity had filed a petition with the California Fish and Game Commission to conduct a ...

 
July 12th, 2016, 22:59:31 UTC +0000

Bay Area Indymedia

Historic Petition Calls on Obama Admin to Halt All New Fossil Fuel Leases on Federal Land
Bay Area Indymedia
“The clock is ticking on the climate crisis, and one of the most powerful steps the Obama administration can take right now is turn off the carbon pollution spigot on America's public lands,” said Michael Saul, a Center for Biological Diversity ...

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July 12th, 2016, 20:36:48 UTC +0000

Enviros Blast DOI's Bid To Slip Offshore Drilling Suit
Law360 (subscription)
Law360, New York (July 12, 2016, 4:33 PM ET) -- The Center for Biological Diversity told a Washington, D.C., federal court on Monday that it can and should make the Interior Department review its practice of approving offshore drilling permits without ...

 
July 11th, 2016, 17:59:45 UTC +0000

Los Angeles Times

Group wants state to study reintroducing grizzly bears
Los Angeles Times
A conservation group is asking state officials to study reintroducing the grizzly bear to the Sierra Nevadas. The Center for Biological Diversity, based in Oakland, is collecting signatures on a petition that asks the California Fish and Game ...

 
July 11th, 2016, 16:59:35 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

10000 Endangered Species Condoms to Be Given Away for World Population Day
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
TUCSON, Ariz.— The Center for Biological Diversity will today distribute 10,000 free Endangered Species Condoms nationwide as a part of World Population Day. The distribution seeks to make the connection between unsustainable human population ...

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July 11th, 2016, 16:34:40 UTC +0000

Daily Astorian

Monarch listing decision due in 2019
Daily Astorian
The Fish and Wildlife Service may also get three additional months to make a decision, depending on whether the Center for Biological Diversity files new lawsuits related to Endangered Species Act deadlines, or obtains additional remedies in such ...

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July 10th, 2016, 21:56:12 UTC +0000

Knoxville News Sentinel

A mural with mussel: New greenway artwork highlights area's biodiversity
Knoxville News Sentinel
The Center for Biological Diversity hosted a public celebration on Sunday for a 230-foot-long mural along a retaining wall on the Third Creek Greenway near Tyson Park. The mural, which depicts the pink mucket pearly mussel and the Cumberland combshell ...

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July 10th, 2016, 16:32:56 UTC +0000

EcoWatch

Interactive Map Shows Which States Kill the Most Black Bears, Mountain Lions, Wolves and Bobcats
EcoWatch
A new analysis released by the Center for Biological Diversity found that Texas, Oregon, Minnesota and California are the states where the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Wildlife Services killed the most black bears, mountain lions ...

 
July 10th, 2016, 11:46:42 UTC +0000

Wisconsin Gazette

Feds must decide whether to protect butterflies by June 2019
Wisconsin Gazette
The agreement with the Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Food Safety requires the agency to decide by June 2019 whether the butterflies will receive federal protection. The two conservation groups and allies petitioned in 2014 for ...

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July 9th, 2016, 18:35:51 UTC +0000

Watertown Daily Times

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
Watertown Daily Times
The mural depicting freshwater mussels was spearheaded by the Center for Biological Diversity as part of a nationwide project to use art in public places to increase appreciation for regional biodiversity. (Michael Patrick/Knoxville News Sentinel via ...

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July 9th, 2016, 18:31:50 UTC +0000

Fairfield Citizen

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
Fairfield Citizen
In this July 6, 2016 photo, a section of a new 230-foot mural on the Third Creek Greenway is seen in Knoxville, Tenn. The mural depicting freshwater mussels was spearheaded by the Center for Biological Diversity as part of a nationwide project to use ...

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July 9th, 2016, 18:29:57 UTC +0000

Beaumont Enterprise

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
Beaumont Enterprise
In this July 6, 2016 photo, a section of a new 230-foot mural on the Third Creek Greenway is seen in Knoxville, Tenn. The mural depicting freshwater mussels was spearheaded by the Center for Biological Diversity as part of a nationwide project to use ...

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July 9th, 2016, 18:29:04 UTC +0000

Washington Times

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
Washington Times
On Sunday, the Center for Biological Diversity will host a public celebration for the high-profile mural. The celebration lasts from 2-4 p.m. and will include live music, craft activities and refreshments. From the University of Tennessee Rugby Field ...

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July 9th, 2016, 18:17:19 UTC +0000

Bryan-College Station Eagle

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
Bryan-College Station Eagle
The mural depicting freshwater mussels was spearheaded by the Center for Biological Diversity as part of a nationwide project to use art in public places to increase appreciation for regional biodiversity. (Michael Patrick/Knoxville News Sentinel via ...

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July 9th, 2016, 18:13:34 UTC +0000

Maryville Daily Times

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
Maryville Daily Times
The mural depicting freshwater mussels was spearheaded by the Center for Biological Diversity as part of a nationwide project to use art in public places to increase appreciation for regional biodiversity. (Michael Patrick/Knoxville News Sentinel via ...

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July 9th, 2016, 18:10:37 UTC +0000

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
Clay Center Dispatch
On Sunday, the Center for Biological Diversity will host a public celebration for the high-profile mural. The celebration lasts from 2-4 p.m. and will include live music, craft activities and refreshments. From the University of Tennessee Rugby Field ...

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July 9th, 2016, 18:10:32 UTC +0000

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
Chattanooga Times Free Press
In this July 6, 2016 photo, bicyclists ride past a new 230-foot mural on the Third Creek Greenway in Knoxville, Tenn. The mural depicting freshwater mussels was spearheaded by the Center for Biological Diversity as part of a nationwide project to use ...

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July 9th, 2016, 18:09:50 UTC +0000

Albany Times Union

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
Albany Times Union
In this July 6, 2016 photo, a section of a new 230-foot mural on the Third Creek Greenway is seen in Knoxville, Tenn. The mural depicting freshwater mussels was spearheaded by the Center for Biological Diversity as part of a nationwide project to use ...

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July 9th, 2016, 18:04:24 UTC +0000

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
WRAL.com
On Sunday, the Center for Biological Diversity will host a public celebration for the high-profile mural. The celebration lasts from 2-4 p.m. and will include live music, craft activities and refreshments. From the University of Tennessee Rugby Field ...

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July 9th, 2016, 18:00:32 UTC +0000

San Antonio Express-News (subscription)

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
In this July 6, 2016 photo, a section of a new 230-foot mural on the Third Creek Greenway is seen in Knoxville, Tenn. The mural depicting freshwater mussels was spearheaded by the Center for Biological Diversity as part of a nationwide project to use ...

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July 9th, 2016, 17:59:20 UTC +0000

Greenwich Time

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
Greenwich Time
In this July 6, 2016 photo, a section of a new 230-foot mural on the Third Creek Greenway is seen in Knoxville, Tenn. The mural depicting freshwater mussels was spearheaded by the Center for Biological Diversity as part of a nationwide project to use ...

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July 9th, 2016, 17:57:03 UTC +0000

CT Post

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
CT Post
In this July 6, 2016 photo, a section of a new 230-foot mural on the Third Creek Greenway is seen in Knoxville, Tenn. The mural depicting freshwater mussels was spearheaded by the Center for Biological Diversity as part of a nationwide project to use ...

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July 9th, 2016, 17:54:56 UTC +0000

Thehour.com

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
Thehour.com
In this July 6, 2016 photo, a section of a new 230-foot mural on the Third Creek Greenway is seen in Knoxville, Tenn. The mural depicting freshwater mussels was spearheaded by the Center for Biological Diversity as part of a nationwide project to use ...

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July 9th, 2016, 17:53:49 UTC +0000

mySanAntonio.com

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
mySanAntonio.com
In this July 6, 2016 photo, a section of a new 230-foot mural on the Third Creek Greenway is seen in Knoxville, Tenn. The mural depicting freshwater mussels was spearheaded by the Center for Biological Diversity as part of a nationwide project to use ...

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July 9th, 2016, 17:51:48 UTC +0000

Chron.com

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
Chron.com
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Some of the rarest and most beautiful denizens of the Tennessee River are rendered larger than life along Knoxville's Third Creek Greenway. The 230-foot-long mural depicts the pink mucket pearly mussel and the Cumberland ...

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July 9th, 2016, 17:51:40 UTC +0000

seattlepi.com

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
seattlepi.com
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Some of the rarest and most beautiful denizens of the Tennessee River are rendered larger than life along Knoxville's Third Creek Greenway. The 230-foot-long mural depicts the pink mucket pearly mussel and the Cumberland ...

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July 9th, 2016, 17:51:31 UTC +0000

San Francisco Chronicle

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
San Francisco Chronicle
In this July 6, 2016 photo, a section of a new 230-foot mural on the Third Creek Greenway is seen in Knoxville, Tenn. The mural depicting freshwater mussels was spearheaded by the Center for Biological Diversity as part of a nationwide project to use ...

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July 9th, 2016, 17:51:27 UTC +0000

SFGate

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
SFGate
The new mural was spearheaded by the Center for Biological Diversity as part of a nationwide project to use art in public places to increase appreciation for regional biodiversity. On Sunday, the Center for Biological Diversity will host a public ...

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July 9th, 2016, 14:48:45 UTC +0000

Brown County Democrat

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
Brown County Democrat
On Sunday, the Center for Biological Diversity will host a public celebration for the high-profile mural. The celebration lasts from 2-4 p.m. and will include live music, craft activities and refreshments. From the University of Tennessee Rugby Field ...

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July 9th, 2016, 14:48:45 UTC +0000

The Republic

Knoxville mural celebrates Tennessee River biodiversity
The Republic
On Sunday, the Center for Biological Diversity will host a public celebration for the high-profile mural. The celebration lasts from 2-4 p.m. and will include live music, craft activities and refreshments. From the University of Tennessee Rugby Field ...

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July 9th, 2016, 12:52:39 UTC +0000

EcoWatch

Oil Change International
EcoWatch
As the U.S. shale industry comes under increasing scrutiny for its environmental and health impact, it has emerged that the U.S. has approved fracking offshore leading to billions of gallons of wastewater to be dumped at sea. The Center for Biological ...

 
July 9th, 2016, 04:46:38 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity Statement on the Killings of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile and Five Dallas Police ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
"Our hearts and prayers go out to the families, friends and co-workers of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile and five Dallas, Texas police officers gunned down this week in horrifying acts of violence: Lorne Ahrens, Michael Krol, Patrick Zamarripa, Brent ...

 
July 8th, 2016, 12:14:39 UTC +0000

AlterNet

Environmentalists Uncover Documents Revealing Feds Quietly Permitted Gulf Fracking
AlterNet
They were obtained as part of an agreement between the federal government and the Center for Biological Diversity to settle a lawsuit challenging the government's failure to disclose documents under the FOIA detailing the scope of offshore fracking.

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July 8th, 2016, 06:34:01 UTC +0000

Arizona Daily Sun

Grand Canyon monument supporters submit 550000 signatures
Arizona Daily Sun
A group of nonprofits, including the Sierra Club, the League of Conservation Voters and the Center for Biological Diversity, announced Wednesday that they have collected 550,000 signatures and comments in support of a Grand Canyon National Monument.

 
July 7th, 2016, 20:56:26 UTC +0000

The Hill

Groups sue EPA over air pollution standards
The Hill
Conservation and public health groups are taking the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to court in an attempt to force an update of two air pollution standards. The Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Environmental Health on Thursday ...

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July 7th, 2016, 17:54:12 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Challenges EPA's Failure to Update Sulfur, Nitrogen Pollution Standards
Common Dreams (press release)
“There's no reason to delay stronger protections for millions of Americans suffering from dirty air linked to coal and gas pollution,” said Jonathan Evans, environmental health legal director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The Clean Air Act ...

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July 7th, 2016, 15:37:10 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Challenges EPA's Failure to Update Sulfur, Nitrogen Pollution Standards
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“There's no reason to delay stronger protections for millions of Americans suffering from dirty air linked to coal and gas pollution,” said Jonathan Evans, environmental health legal director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The Clean Air Act ...

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July 7th, 2016, 14:55:49 UTC +0000

Knoxville News Sentinel

Tennessee River endangered species mural celebration set for Sunday
Knoxville News Sentinel
Bicyclists ride past a new 230-foot mural Wednesday, July 6, 2016, on the Third Creek Greenway. The mural, which depicts freshwater mussels, was spearheaded by the Center for Biological Diversity as part of a nationwide project to use art in public ...

 
July 7th, 2016, 14:46:13 UTC +0000

Monarch could go on endangered species list
Hays Daily News
The deadline was set as part of a court settlement reached after the Center for Biological Diversity and the Center for Food Safety filed suit against the federal wildlife agency for failing to make a decision on a petition seeking endangered species ...

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July 7th, 2016, 07:11:43 UTC +0000

Protecting a fish
Chico News & Review
Environmentalists are demanding that one of the most prized fishes on the planet be listed as an endangered species. Last week, about a dozen environmental groups—including Greenpeace, the Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of Wildlife and ...

 
July 6th, 2016, 18:24:44 UTC +0000

Common Dreams (press release)

Current US Mining Leases Will Produce Dirty Fuels 'Far Beyond' Paris Climate Target
Common Dreams (press release)
That's the conclusion of a recent analysis of federal data (pdf) done by EcoShift Consulting for conservation groups Friends of the Earth and Center for Biological Diversity, which bolsters arguments that say the U.S. must keep fossil fuels in the ground.

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July 6th, 2016, 16:50:38 UTC +0000

Oregon Appeals Court Reinstates Legal Challenge to Premature Wolf Delisting
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
PORTLAND, Ore.— The Oregon Court of Appeals has ruled that Cascadia Wildlands, the Center for Biological Diversity and Oregon Wild can proceed with their legal challenge to the state's decision to prematurely strip endangered species protections from ...

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July 6th, 2016, 00:45:03 UTC +0000

UTDailyBeacon.com

Third Creek Greenway adds touch of pink with Mussel Mural
UTDailyBeacon.com
A cement wall has come to life with fish swimming through endangered pink mussels in a new Third Creek Greenway mural by Portland-based artist Roger Peet. The mural is part of a larger project by the Center for Biological Diversity to develop community ...

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July 5th, 2016, 22:16:49 UTC +0000

Agreement: Monarch Butterfly to Get Endangered Species Act Protection Decision by 2019
eNews Park Forest
The agreement with the Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Food Safety requires the agency to decide by June 2019 whether the butterflies will receive federal protection. The two conservation groups and allies petitioned in 2014 for ...

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July 5th, 2016, 21:52:28 UTC +0000

YubaNet

Agreement: Monarch Butterfly to Get Endangered Species Act Protection Decision by 2019
YubaNet
The agreement with the Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Food Safety requires the agency to decide by June 2019 whether the butterflies will receive federal protection. The two conservation groups and allies petitioned in 2014 for ...

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July 5th, 2016, 21:05:55 UTC +0000

Bay Area Indymedia

Monarch Butterfly to Get Endangered Species Act Protection Decision by 2019
Bay Area Indymedia
The agreement with the Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Food Safety requires the agency to decide by June 2019 whether the butterflies will receive federal protection. The two conservation groups and allies petitioned in 2014 for ...

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July 5th, 2016, 21:01:00 UTC +0000

Bay Area Indymedia

Monarch Butterfly to Get Endangered Species Act Protection Decision by 2019
Bay Area Indymedia
The agreement with the Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Food Safety requires the agency to decide by June 2019 whether the butterflies will receive federal protection. The two conservation groups and allies petitioned in 2014 for ...

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July 5th, 2016, 20:49:18 UTC +0000

Silver City Sun-News

Center of Biological Diversity files notice of intent to sue to protect El Jefe's territory
Silver City Sun-News
SILVER CITY — The Center for Biological Diversity filed a notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service under the Endangered Species Act for its approval of a controversial open pit copper mine in the heart of the home territory of El ...

 
July 5th, 2016, 20:08:39 UTC +0000

Monarch Butterfly to Get Endangered Species Act Protection Decision by 2019
Wire Service Canada (press release)
WireService.ca Media Release (07/05/2016) WASHINGTON, DC - The agreement with Center for Food Safety and the Center for Biological Diversity requires the agency to decide by June 2019 whether the butterflies will receive federal protection. The two ...

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July 5th, 2016, 19:48:13 UTC +0000

State Protection Sought for Rare Alpine Flower in Northwest California
YubaNet
EUREKA, Calif. July 5, 2016— The Center for Biological Diversity and an independent expert filed a state petition today to protect the Lassics lupine, a rare mountain wildflower that is now restricted to fewer than four acres in Humboldt and Trinity ...

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July 5th, 2016, 19:16:30 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Endangered Species Mural Celebration Set for Sunday July 17 in Berea
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
BEREA, Ky.— The Center for Biological Diversity and Kentucky Heartwood on Sunday July 17 will host a celebration for a new mural in Berea, the ninth in a national endangered species mural project highlighting threatened plants and animals around the ...

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July 5th, 2016, 18:41:34 UTC +0000

Common Dreams (press release)

Agreement: Monarch Butterfly to Get Endangered Species Act Protection Decision by 2019
Common Dreams (press release)
The agreement with the Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Food Safety requires the agency to decide by June 2019 whether the butterflies will receive federal protection. The two conservation groups and allies petitioned in 2014 for ...

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July 5th, 2016, 18:18:03 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Agreement: Monarch Butterfly to Get Endangered Species Act Protection Decision by 2019
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The agreement with the Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Food Safety requires the agency to decide by June 2019 whether the butterflies will receive federal protection. The two conservation groups and allies petitioned in 2014 for ...

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July 5th, 2016, 17:21:05 UTC +0000

TakePart

The States Where the Government Is Killing the Most Top Predators
TakePart
A new analysis released by the Center for Biological Diversity found that Texas, Oregon, Minnesota, and California are the states where the United States Department of Agriculture's Wildlife Services killed the most black bears, mountain lions, wolves ...

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July 5th, 2016, 15:57:54 UTC +0000

Tennessee River Endangered Species Mural Celebration Set for Sunday in Knoxville
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
KNOXVILLE, Tenn.— The Center for Biological Diversity on Sunday, July 10 will host a celebration for a new 230-foot mural on the Third Creek Greenway in Knoxville, the eighth in a national endangered species mural project highlighting threatened ...

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July 5th, 2016, 15:29:26 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

State Protection Sought for Rare Alpine Flower in Northwest California
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
EUREKA, Calif.— The Center for Biological Diversity and an independent expert filed a state petition today to protect the Lassics lupine, a rare mountain wildflower that is now restricted to fewer than four acres in Humboldt and Trinity counties. The ...

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July 1st, 2016, 11:55:20 UTC +0000

AllGov

Federal Government Allowed 1200 Gulf of Mexico Fracking Operations
AllGov
They were obtained as part of an agreement between the federal government and the Center for Biological Diversity to settle a lawsuit challenging the government's failure to disclose documents under the FOIA detailing the scope of offshore fracking.

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June 30th, 2016, 19:30:43 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Federal Appeals Court Rejects Timber Company Challenge to Habitat Protections for Endangered Frog in Mississippi ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
More than 170 acres of critical habitat for the endangered dusky gopher frog were protected from development under a land purchase announced last year by the Center for Biological Diversity, Mississippi Chapter of the Sierra Club, Gulf Restoration ...

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June 30th, 2016, 18:23:08 UTC +0000

Environmentalists Fight Gulf Fracking
Courthouse News Service
They were obtained as part of an agreement between the federal government and the Center for Biological Diversity to settle a lawsuit challenging the government's failure to disclose documents under the FOIA detailing the scope of offshore fracking.

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June 30th, 2016, 15:45:09 UTC +0000

eNews Park Forest

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Home of America's Only Known Jaguar From Copper Mine
eNews Park Forest
The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service under the Endangered Species Act for its approval of a controversial open pit copper mine in the heart of the home territory of El Jefe ...

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June 30th, 2016, 05:18:04 UTC +0000

Arkansas Online

Endangered-species mural in works for Conway
Arkansas Online
A mural featuring one of Arkansas' endangered species is being considered by the Conway Public Art Board in conjunction with the Center for Biological Diversity and other partners. “We're still in the beginning stages; we don't even have a location ...

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June 30th, 2016, 05:04:34 UTC +0000

Arkansas Online

'A cool project' Endangered-species mural in works for Conway
Arkansas Online
A mural featuring one of Arkansas' endangered species is being considered by the Conway Public Art Board in conjunction with the Center for Biological Diversity and other partners. “We're still in the beginning stages; we don't even have a location ...

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June 30th, 2016, 01:41:11 UTC +0000

azcentral.com

Is El Jefe, nation's only know jaguar, endangered by mine plan?
azcentral.com
A controversial plan to build a mine in the territory of El Jefe — the sole jaguar known to be roaming in the U.S. — has prompted the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The intent to sue comes ...

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June 29th, 2016, 20:49:22 UTC +0000

Hawaiipublicradio

Kauai Military Base Urged To Dim Lights To Protect Native Seabirds
Hawaiipublicradio
A national environmental group is worried that bright lights at a Kaua'i military base are harming the island's native seabirds. The Center for Biological Diversity is seeking legal action after more than 120 endangered shearwaters and petrels were ...

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June 29th, 2016, 20:45:34 UTC +0000

Hawaii Public Radio-HPR2

Kauai Military Base Urged To Dim Lights To Protect Native Seabirds
Hawaii Public Radio-HPR2
A national environmental group is worried that bright lights at a Kaua'i military base are harming the island's native seabirds. The Center for Biological Diversity is seeking legal action after more than 120 endangered shearwaters and petrels were ...

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June 29th, 2016, 20:31:38 UTC +0000

Appeals Court Saves Private Partnerships In California
Law360 (subscription)
In a pair of recent decisions, Delaware Tetra Technologies Inc. v. County of San Bernardino[2] and Center for Biological Diversity v. County of San Bernardino[3], the Fourth District Court of Appeal upheld a public-private partnership water project ...

 
June 29th, 2016, 18:06:51 UTC +0000

US Exim bank urged to refrain from financing
The Daily Star
The petition contained over 150,000 signatures, including those from Sierra Club, Friends of Earth, Rainforest Action Network, Center for Biological Diversity, Bangladesh Environmental Network, EcoSikh, Brown and Green: South Asian Americans for ...

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June 29th, 2016, 17:35:03 UTC +0000

Texas, Oregon, Minnesota, California Top List of States Where Most Black Bears, Mountain Lions, Wolves Killed by ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— Texas, Oregon, Minnesota and California are the states where the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Wildlife Services killed the most black bears, mountain lions, wolves and bobcats in 2015, according to a new Center for Biological Diversity ...

 
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