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July 6th, 2015, 12:42:40 MDT -0600

Bay Area Indymedia

Brown Administration Approves Nine New Offshore Fracks
Bay Area Indymedia
"Approving new offshore fracking just weeks after Santa Barbara's devastating oil spill is a new low,” Kristen Monsell, an attorney for the Center for Biological Diversity, said. “Gov. Brown's oil regulators just saw how dangerous oil production in ...

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July 6th, 2015, 11:49:00 MDT -0600

Bay Area Indymedia

Brown Administration Approves Nine New Offshore Fracks
Bay Area Indymedia
"Approving new offshore fracking just weeks after Santa Barbara's devastating oil spill is a new low,” Kristen Monsell, an attorney for the Center for Biological Diversity, said. “Gov. Brown's oil regulators just saw how dangerous oil production in ...

 
July 5th, 2015, 01:20:07 MDT -0600

Polar bears' fate tied to reversing global warming
Sentinel Republic
The Center for Biological Diversity originally petitioned for polar bears to be listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act. While the CMP lists several potential threats to the polar bear, the loss of sea-ice is projected to lead to ...

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July 3rd, 2015, 12:14:52 MDT -0600

Chicago Tribune

Dragonfly drying up Lockport's future water needs
Chicago Tribune
(Center for Biological Diversity, AP). By Frank Vaisvilas Daily Southtown. Endangered Species · Environmental Science · Des Plaines. What's more important — drinking water or habitat for the endangered Hine's emerald dragonfly? State and federal ...

 
July 3rd, 2015, 09:34:19 MDT -0600

Center for Research on Globalization

EPA Forced to Study Syngenta's Atrazine and Monsanto's Glyphosate's Effects ...
Center for Research on Globalization
Now, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will be forced to research why this is happening as part of a settlement reached with the Center for Biological Diversity. In addition to these two pesticides, the EPA will also analyze the impacts of ...

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July 3rd, 2015, 01:50:32 MDT -0600

Feds to review Arizona toad listing
Mohave Valley News
PHOENIX (AP) — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to review a toad that lives in Arizona for inclusion on the federal endangered species list. The agency announced that a petition filed by the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity ...

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July 3rd, 2015, 00:55:28 MDT -0600

The Bakersfield Californian

10 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW: Today's guide to the obscure, the possibly ...
The Bakersfield Californian
The Kern Canyon Slender Salamander, as it's called, may be endangered, according to a petition the Center for Biological Diversity filed this week with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. The CBD included the salamander on a list of four "increasingly ...

 
July 2nd, 2015, 13:34:51 MDT -0600

Polar Bear Plan Fails to Meaningfully Address Most Crucial Extinction Threat ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“When it comes to the carbon pollution melting the polar bears' Arctic world, this plan just shrugs and hopes for the best,” said Rebecca Noblin, Alaska director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The science shows clearly that deep greenhouse ...

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July 2nd, 2015, 13:08:55 MDT -0600

$19 Billion Settlement From BP Should Go to Gulf Recovery
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
For the thousands of dolphins, turtles, birds and fish that died — plus the 11 men who died in the explosion — there is no coming back,” said Miyoko Sakashita of the Center for Biological Diversity. “Worse yet, the Obama administration has yet to ...

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July 2nd, 2015, 12:06:48 MDT -0600

EPA's lawsuit settlementmay affect glyphosate…
Western Producer (subscription)
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency quietly announced a new policy on glyphosate last week that could alter the future of the herbicide. After years of legal manoeuvres, the EPA settled a lawsuit with the Center for Biological Diversity, an ...

 
July 2nd, 2015, 10:11:40 MDT -0600

Fish and Wildlife Service begins review of four species
Silver City Sun-News
According to a news release from the Center for Biological Diversity, the Center petitioned for these species in July 2012 because habitat loss and other factors are threatening their survival. "There's broad scientific consensus that amphibians and ...

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July 2nd, 2015, 09:22:42 MDT -0600

KPHO Phoenix

Feds to review Arizona toad for endangered species listing
KPHO Phoenix
PHOENIX (AP) -- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to review a toad that lives in Arizona for inclusion on the federal endangered species list. The agency announced Tuesday that a petition filed by the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity ...

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July 2nd, 2015, 09:12:00 MDT -0600

AZFamily

Feds to review Arizona toad for endangered species listing
AZFamily
PHOENIX (AP) -- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to review a toad that lives in Arizona for inclusion on the federal endangered species list. The agency announced Tuesday that a petition filed by the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity ...

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July 1st, 2015, 20:26:59 MDT -0600

Red wolf reintroductions halted while changes considered
Sentinel Republic
“These wolves deserve a real shot at full recovery across the country and the USA Fish and Wildlife Service is doing its best to make sure that never happens”, said Noah Greenwald, endangered species director at the Center for Biological Diversity. Not ...

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July 1st, 2015, 19:09:31 MDT -0600

Immortal News

Minnesota Blanding's Turtle, Arizona Toad Among Endangered Species Under ...
Immortal News
Collette Adkins, a biologist and lawyer for the Center for Biological Diversity is quoted by Duluth News Tribune as saying “Blanding's turtles, spotted turtles and Illinois chorus frogs are dying out mostly because people are destroying their wetland ...

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July 1st, 2015, 16:48:08 MDT -0600

California OKs Fracking Regulations Before Scientists Finish Studying Risks
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Brown has recklessly given fracking the thumbs up before scientists can finish studying this toxic technique,” said Hollin Kretzmann of the Center for Biological Diversity. “Oil regulators can't protect us from oil industry pollution if they won't wait ...

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July 1st, 2015, 16:13:20 MDT -0600

Green Weenie of the Month: The CBD
Power Line (blog)
But thanks to a tip from WattsUpWithThat, we have a clear winner already: The Center for Biological Diversity. They're the folks who essentially run our endangered species policy. More on all that some other time. For now, they win our coveted Green ...

 
July 1st, 2015, 12:30:35 MDT -0600

Twin Falls Times-News

Western Watersheds Protests BLM Grouse Plans
Twin Falls Times-News
WildEarth Guardians and the Center for Biological Diversity joined Western Watersheds in the protests saying the federal plans disregard the scientific consensus on what is necessary to save and restore sage grouse and instead allow excessive ...

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July 1st, 2015, 10:50:00 MDT -0600

Feds to review Arizona toad for endangered species listing
Albuquerque Journal
PHOENIX — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to review a toad that lives in Arizona for inclusion on the federal endangered species list. The agency announced Tuesday that a petition filed by the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity ...

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July 1st, 2015, 10:34:47 MDT -0600

KJZZ

Feds To Review Arizona Toad For Endangered Species Listing
KJZZ
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to review a toad that lives in Arizona for inclusion on the federal endangered species list. The agency announced Tuesday that a petition filed by the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity contained ...

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July 1st, 2015, 09:57:30 MDT -0600

Arizona Daily Star

Feds to review Arizona toad for endangered species listing
Arizona Daily Star
PHOENIX — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to review a toad that lives in Arizona for inclusion on the federal endangered species list. The agency announced Tuesday that a petition filed by the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity ...

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July 1st, 2015, 05:39:32 MDT -0600

Western Watersheds protests BLM sagegrouse plans
The Wildlife News
WildEarth Guardians and the Center for Biological Diversity joined Western Watersheds in the protests saying the federal plans disregard the scientific consensus on what is necessary to save and restore sage grouse and instead allow excessive ...

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July 1st, 2015, 05:11:31 MDT -0600

Feds to review Arizona toad for endangered species listing
Arizona Daily Sun
PHOENIX (AP) — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to review a toad that lives in Arizona for inclusion on the federal endangered species list. The agency announced Tuesday that a petition filed by the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity ...

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July 1st, 2015, 04:40:47 MDT -0600

US officials will review Arizona toad, other animals for Endangered Species ...
Daily Journal
PHOENIX — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to review a toad that lives in Arizona for inclusion on the federal endangered species list. The agency announced Tuesday that a petition filed by the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity ...

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July 1st, 2015, 04:24:52 MDT -0600

Feds to review Arizona toad for endangered species listing
KVOA Tucson News
PHOENIX (AP) - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to review a toad that lives in Arizona for inclusion on the federal endangered species list. The agency announced Tuesday that a petition filed by the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity ...

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July 1st, 2015, 04:18:00 MDT -0600

Feds to review Arizona toad for endangered species listing
Tucson News Now
PHOENIX (AP) - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to review a toad that lives in Arizona for inclusion on the federal endangered species list. The agency announced Tuesday that a petition filed by the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity ...

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July 1st, 2015, 04:17:39 MDT -0600

US officials will review Arizona toad, other animals for Endangered Species ...
The Republic
PHOENIX — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to review a toad that lives in Arizona for inclusion on the federal endangered species list. The agency announced Tuesday that a petition filed by the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity ...

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July 1st, 2015, 02:22:44 MDT -0600

2 critters getting review by US
Arkansas Online
The service's review of the animals came in response to a 2012 petition from the Center for Biological Diversity that asked the service to classify 53 amphibians and reptiles as either threatened or endangered under the Endangered Species Act. Included ...

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June 30th, 2015, 22:00:23 MDT -0600

Environmentalists want California to stop offshore fracking
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
The Center for Biological Diversity said the permits open the way for the first offshore fracking in the state since 2013. “Gov. Brown has to recognize that halting offshore fracking is critical to protecting marine animals and coastal communities from ...

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June 30th, 2015, 19:36:20 MDT -0600

Big Bear Grizzly

Marina Point proceeds on schedule
Big Bear Grizzly
As for the recent court ruling on their demurrer regarding a petition for writ of mandate filed by the Center for Biological Diversity and Friends of Big Bear Valley, Sobczyk said it was procedural in nature and not evidential. “The ruling is not based ...

 
June 30th, 2015, 18:43:37 MDT -0600

KEYT

Environmentalists Want Gov. Brown to Stop Offshore Fracking
KEYT
State regulators this month approved nine permits for so-called fracking operations between August and December in Long Beach Harbor. The Center for Biological Diversity called on Brown Tuesday to halt the plans. Center attorney Kristen Monsell says ...

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June 30th, 2015, 17:14:33 MDT -0600

Environmentalists want Gov. Brown to stop offshore fracking
Muscatine Journal
State regulators this month approved nine permits for so-called fracking operations between August and December in Long Beach Harbor. The Center for Biological Diversity called on Brown Tuesday to halt the plans. Center attorney Kristen Monsell says ...

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June 30th, 2015, 17:05:02 MDT -0600

Beacon News (blog)

Environmentalists call for block of Long Beach fracking permits
Beacon News (blog)
The Center for Biological Diversity said the permits open the way for the first offshore fracking in the state since 2013. “Gov. Brown has to recognize that halting offshore fracking is critical to protecting marine animals and coastal communities from ...

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June 30th, 2015, 16:55:00 MDT -0600

Environmentalists want California to stop offshore fracking
News 10NBC
The Center for Biological Diversity said the permits open the way for the first offshore fracking in the state since 2013. "Gov. Brown has to recognize that halting offshore fracking is critical to protecting marine animals and coastal communities from ...

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June 30th, 2015, 16:46:47 MDT -0600

Environmentalists want California to stop offshore fracking
KSL.com
The Center for Biological Diversity said the permits open the way for the first offshore fracking in the state since 2013. "Gov. Brown has to recognize that halting offshore fracking is critical to protecting marine animals and coastal communities from ...

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June 30th, 2015, 16:43:52 MDT -0600

CBS Local

Environmentalists Want Brown To Stop Offshore Fracking
CBS Local
State regulators this month approved nine permits for so-called fracking operations between August and December in Long Beach Harbor. The Center for Biological Diversity called on Brown Tuesday to halt the plans. Center attorney Kristen Monsell says ...

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June 30th, 2015, 16:42:33 MDT -0600

Enviros Petition EPA To Regulate CO2 As Toxic Substance
Law360 (subscription)
Law360, New York (June 30, 2015, 6:39 PM ET) -- The Center for Biological Diversity and a former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency scientist petitioned the EPA on Tuesday to take action to regulate carbon dioxide under the federal Toxic Substances ...

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June 30th, 2015, 16:40:12 MDT -0600

Environmentalists want Gov. Brown to stop offshore fracking
Columbus CEO
State regulators this month approved nine permits for so-called fracking operations between August and December in Long Beach Harbor. The Center for Biological Diversity called on Brown Tuesday to halt the plans. Center attorney Kristen Monsell says ...

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June 30th, 2015, 16:20:00 MDT -0600

Environmentalists want Gov. Brown to stop offshore fracking
KRNV My News 4
State regulators this month approved nine permits for so-called fracking operations between August and December in Long Beach Harbor. The Center for Biological Diversity called on Brown Tuesday to halt the plans. Center attorney Kristen Monsell says ...

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June 30th, 2015, 16:17:00 MDT -0600

WHBL Sheboygan

Federal agency says no to making grey wolves 'threatened' species
WHBL Sheboygan
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said no to reclassifying grey wolves as a "threatened" species in the Badger State and elsewhere, instead of the more restrictive "endangered" species. The request came from the Center for Biological Diversity, which ...

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June 30th, 2015, 16:13:43 MDT -0600

Environmentalists want Gov. Brown to stop offshore fracking
KSBY San Luis Obispo News
State regulators this month approved nine permits for so-called fracking operations between August and December in Long Beach Harbor. The Center for Biological Diversity called on Brown Tuesday to halt the plans. Center attorney Kristen Monsell says ...

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June 30th, 2015, 16:12:00 MDT -0600

Environmentalists want California to stop offshore fracking
Chico Enterprise-Record
State regulators this month approved nine permits for so-called fracking operations between August and December in Long Beach Harbor. The Center for Biological Diversity called on Brown Tuesday to halt the plans. Center attorney Kristen Monsell says ...

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June 30th, 2015, 16:12:00 MDT -0600

Environmentalists want Gov. Brown to stop offshore fracking
Eureka Times Standard
State regulators this month approved nine permits for so-called fracking operations between August and December in Long Beach Harbor. The Center for Biological Diversity called on Brown Tuesday to halt the plans. Center attorney Kristen Monsell says ...

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June 30th, 2015, 16:12:00 MDT -0600

Environmentalists want Gov. Brown to stop offshore fracking
TheReporter.Com
State regulators this month approved nine permits for so-called fracking operations between August and December in Long Beach Harbor. The Center for Biological Diversity called on Brown Tuesday to halt the plans. Center attorney Kristen Monsell says ...

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June 30th, 2015, 16:11:00 MDT -0600

Environmentalists want Gov. Brown to stop offshore fracking
Long Beach Press Telegram
State regulators this month approved nine permits for so-called fracking operations between August and December in Long Beach Harbor. The Center for Biological Diversity called on Brown Tuesday to halt the plans. Center attorney Kristen Monsell says ...

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June 30th, 2015, 16:09:00 MDT -0600

Environmentalists want Gov. Brown to stop offshore fracking
KTVN
State regulators this month approved nine permits for so-called fracking operations between August and December in Long Beach Harbor. The Center for Biological Diversity called on Brown Tuesday to halt the plans. Center attorney Kristen Monsell says ...

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June 30th, 2015, 16:08:16 MDT -0600

Environmentalists want Gov. Brown to stop offshore fracking
PowerSource
State regulators this month approved nine permits for so-called fracking operations between August and December in Long Beach Harbor. The Center for Biological Diversity called on Brown Tuesday to halt the plans. Center attorney Kristen Monsell says ...

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June 30th, 2015, 13:37:24 MDT -0600

Just Weeks After Oil Spill, California Officials OK Nine New Offshore Fracks
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
LONG BEACH, Calif.— In the wake of the devastating Refugio oil spill near Santa Barbara, the Center for Biological Diversity today urged Gov. Jerry Brown to halt plans for extensive new offshore fracking near the California coast. The state's Division ...

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June 30th, 2015, 13:07:04 MDT -0600

Feds Halt Red Wolf Reintroductions in North Carolina, Put Recovery Program in ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Make no mistake, this is the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service abandoning endangered red wolves while they stand at the brink of extinction,” said Brett Hartl, endangered species policy director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The agency can ...

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June 30th, 2015, 13:00:27 MDT -0600

US Fish and Wildlife Service Rejects Plan to Reclassify Wolves, Keep Wolf ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“These wolves deserve a real shot at full recovery across the country, and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is doing its best to make sure that never happens,” said Noah Greenwald, endangered species director at the Center for Biological Diversity.

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June 30th, 2015, 10:56:20 MDT -0600

eNews Park Forest

Rare Frogs, Salamander and Flower in Pacific Northwest Move Closer to ...
eNews Park Forest
PORTLAND, Ore.—(ENEWSPF)--June 30, 2015. In response to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced today that four increasingly rare species in the Pacific Northwest — the Cascades frog, foothill ...

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June 30th, 2015, 10:55:50 MDT -0600

Four Rare Amphibians in California Move Closer to Endangered Species Act ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SACRAMENTO, Calif.— In response to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced that four increasingly rare amphibians in California may qualify for Endangered Species Act protection. The ...

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June 30th, 2015, 10:22:12 MDT -0600

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Rare Frogs, Salamander and Flower in Pacific Northwest Move Closer to ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
PORTLAND, Ore.— In response to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced today that four increasingly rare species in the Pacific Northwest — the Cascades frog, foothill yellow-legged frog ...

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June 30th, 2015, 10:05:57 MDT -0600

Legal Petition Urges EPA to Save Sea Life, Regulate CO2 as Toxic Substance
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— With the world's oceans and sea life facing an unprecedented crisis from ocean acidification, the Center for Biological Diversity and former Environmental Protection Agency scientist Dr. Donn Viviani today formally petitioned the Obama ...

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June 30th, 2015, 09:49:14 MDT -0600

Rare Amphibians and Reptiles in Arizona, New Mexico and Texas Closer to ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.— In response to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced that three Southwest amphibians and reptiles may qualify for Endangered Species Act protection. The Center ...

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June 30th, 2015, 09:49:14 MDT -0600

9 Rare Amphibians and Reptiles in Southeast Move Toward Endangered ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
TALLAHASSEE, Fla.— In response to petitions from the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced that two amphibians and seven reptiles in the Southeast may qualify for Endangered Species Act protection. Because ...

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June 30th, 2015, 09:33:18 MDT -0600

Rare Midwest Frog and Turtles Move Toward Endangered Species Act Protection
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
MINNEAPOLIS— In response to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced that the Blanding's turtle, spotted turtle and Illinois chorus frog may qualify for Endangered Species Act protection.

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June 30th, 2015, 09:33:18 MDT -0600

Rare Turtles and Salamanders in Northeast Move Toward Endangered Species ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
BOSTON— In response to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced that the green salamander, spotted turtle and Blanding's turtle may qualify for protection under the Endangered Species Act ...

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June 30th, 2015, 08:39:41 MDT -0600

Parts of Mount Charleston near Las Vegas named critical habitat for endangered ...
mysask.com
... and Wildlife Service agreed to designate a little more than 8 square miles in alpine elevations as critical habitat for the Mount Charleston blue butterfly, said Daniel Balduini, an agency spokesman, and Tierra Curry, a Center for Biological ...

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June 30th, 2015, 08:12:14 MDT -0600

Mountain near Vegas gains blue butterfly habitat protection
NewsOK.com
... and Wildlife Service agreed to designate a little more than 8 square miles in alpine elevations as critical habitat for the Mount Charleston blue butterfly, said Daniel Balduini, an agency spokesman, and Tierra Curry, a Center for Biological ...

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June 30th, 2015, 08:10:55 MDT -0600

Mountain near Vegas gains blue butterfly habitat protection
Las Vegas Sun
... and Wildlife Service agreed to designate a little more than 8 square miles in alpine elevations as critical habitat for the Mount Charleston blue butterfly, said Daniel Balduini, an agency spokesman, and Tierra Curry, a Center for Biological ...

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June 30th, 2015, 08:08:12 MDT -0600

Parts of Mount Charleston near Las Vegas named critical habitat for endangered ...
Minneapolis Star Tribune
... and Wildlife Service agreed to designate a little more than 8 square miles in alpine elevations as critical habitat for the Mount Charleston blue butterfly, said Daniel Balduini, an agency spokesman, and Tierra Curry, a Center for Biological ...

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June 30th, 2015, 08:08:05 MDT -0600

Parts of Mount Charleston near Las Vegas named critical habitat for endangered ...
Winnipeg Free Press
... and Wildlife Service agreed to designate a little more than 8 square miles in alpine elevations as critical habitat for the Mount Charleston blue butterfly, said Daniel Balduini, an agency spokesman, and Tierra Curry, a Center for Biological ...

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June 30th, 2015, 08:04:20 MDT -0600

Mountain Near Vegas Gains Blue Butterfly Habitat Protection
ABC News
... and Wildlife Service agreed to designate a little more than 8 square miles in alpine elevations as critical habitat for the Mount Charleston blue butterfly, said Daniel Balduini, an agency spokesman, and Tierra Curry, a Center for Biological ...

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June 30th, 2015, 08:02:00 MDT -0600

Parts of Mount Charleston near Las Vegas named critical habitat for endangered ...
The Republic
... and Wildlife Service agreed to designate a little more than 8 square miles in alpine elevations as critical habitat for the Mount Charleston blue butterfly, said Daniel Balduini, an agency spokesman, and Tierra Curry, a Center for Biological ...

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June 29th, 2015, 21:44:00 MDT -0600

Mountain near Vegas gains blue butterfly habitat protection
KRNV My News 4
The Center for Biological Diversity said Monday the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has agreed to designate a little more than 8 square miles in alpine elevations as critical habitat for the Mount Charleston blue butterfly. Center scientist Tierra Curry ...

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June 29th, 2015, 20:18:38 MDT -0600

KOLO

Mountain Near Vegas Gains Blue Butterfly Habitat Protection
KOLO
The Center for Biological Diversity said Monday the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has agreed to designate a little more than 8 square miles in alpine elevations as critical habitat for the Mount Charleston blue butterfly. Center scientist Tierra Curry ...

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June 29th, 2015, 16:21:39 MDT -0600

Court Rules Grazing Harms Endangered Species in Arizona's Fossil Creek
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
A federal court has ruled that cattle grazing in the Fossil Creek watershed of central Arizona harms critical habitat of threatened frogs, in violation of the Endangered Species Act. The ruling resulted from a lawsuit filed by the Center for Biological ...

 
June 29th, 2015, 16:01:41 MDT -0600

Parts of Mount Charleston near Las Vegas named critical habitat for endangered ...
Greenfield Daily Reporter
... and Wildlife Service agreed to designate a little more than 8 square miles in alpine elevations as critical habitat for the Mount Charleston blue butterfly, said Daniel Balduini, an agency spokesman, and Tierra Curry, a Center for Biological ...

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June 29th, 2015, 15:24:31 MDT -0600

Parts of Mount Charleston near Las Vegas named critical habitat for endangered ...
The Republic
... and Wildlife Service agreed to designate a little more than 8 square miles in alpine elevations as critical habitat for the Mount Charleston blue butterfly, said Daniel Balduini, an agency spokesman, and Tierra Curry, a Center for Biological ...

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June 29th, 2015, 14:55:50 MDT -0600

TakePart

Protect Grand Canyon From Uranium Mining
TakePart
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 ...

 
June 29th, 2015, 14:37:22 MDT -0600

Mt. Charleston Blue Butterfly Gets Some Protection
KNPR
The Center for Biological Diversity said Monday the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has agreed to designate a little more than 8 square miles in alpine elevations as critical habitat for the Mount Charleston blue butterfly. Center scientist Tierra Curry ...

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June 29th, 2015, 14:24:00 MDT -0600

Mountain near Vegas gains blue butterfly habitat protection
KTVN
The Center for Biological Diversity said Monday the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has agreed to designate a little more than 8 square miles in alpine elevations as critical habitat for the Mount Charleston blue butterfly. Center scientist Tierra Curry ...

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June 29th, 2015, 12:07:25 MDT -0600

Conservationists Launch Protests Against Weak Sage Grouse Plans
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
You can't say you want to save these birds and then, in the next breath, recommend more oil and gas development in some of the most important places where they live,” said Randi Spivak, public lands director with the Center for Biological Diversity ...

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June 29th, 2015, 10:58:00 MDT -0600

YubaNet

Las Vegas Butterfly Gains 5214 Acres of Protected Critical Habitat Under ...
YubaNet
LAS VEGAS, NV, June 29, 2015 - Following an agreement with the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today protected 5,214 acres of critical habitat for the Mount Charleston blue butterfly in Clark County, Nev. Fewer than ...

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June 29th, 2015, 10:39:44 MDT -0600

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Las Vegas Butterfly Gains 5214 Acres of Protected Critical Habitat Under ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
LAS VEGAS— Following an agreement with the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today protected 5,214 acres of critical habitat for the Mount Charleston blue butterfly in Clark County, Nev. Fewer than 100 of the tiny ...

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June 26th, 2015, 22:05:21 MDT -0600

Marina Point case continues
Big Bear Grizzly
Another round of the Center for Biological Diversity and Friends of Fawnskins' lawsuit against San Bernardino County regarding the Marina Point development concluded June 12. Judge Gilbert Ochoa of the county of San Bernardino Superior Court issued an ...

 
June 26th, 2015, 13:32:37 MDT -0600

RYOT

The Eastern Cougar is Extinct, US Gov't Says
RYOT
“The extinction of the eastern puma and other apex carnivores such as wolves and lynx upended the ecology of the original colonies and beyond,” Michael Robinson of the Center for Biological Diversity, said in an interview. “Over a century after deer ...

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June 26th, 2015, 09:07:32 MDT -0600

Big Win for Environmentalists Will Force EPA to Study Glyphosate
Courthouse News Service
The settlement with the Center for Biological Diversity came more than 8 years after the environmental group sued the EPA, claiming it shirked its responsibilities for decades by refusing analyze pesticides' effects on endangered species. The EPA ...

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June 26th, 2015, 08:01:00 MDT -0600

Manufacturing.net

EPA To Study Impact Of Pesticides On Endangered Species
Manufacturing.net
The Center for Biological Diversity said that under the terms of the settlement, the EPA will study the impact of glyphosate and atrazine — the most common pesticides in use in the U.S. — on some 1,500 endangered plants and animals by June of 2020.

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June 26th, 2015, 00:24:25 MDT -0600

Oil trains through our communities update
Atascadero News
The momentum to stop the expansion of Phillips 66 expansion, a health and safety issue, is growing. Not only has Center for Biological Diversity, Forest Ethics, Santa Lucia Chapter of the Sierra Club, Surfrider Foundation, Empower Poly Coalition, but ...

 
June 25th, 2015, 17:09:36 MDT -0600

Digital Journal

Historic settlement — Atrazine, Roundup will be assessed by EPA
Digital Journal
The EPA will begin analysing the impacts of Atrazine and Glyphosate, the two most-commonly used pesticides in the U.S., on 1,500 plant and animal species in the U.S. under the terms of a settlement reached today with the Center for Biological Diversity.

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June 25th, 2015, 14:48:43 MDT -0600

Chem.Info

EPA to Study Impact of Pesticides on Endangered Species
Chem.Info
The Center for Biological Diversity said that under the terms of the settlement, the EPA will study the impact of glyphosate and atrazine — the most common pesticides in use in the U.S. — on some 1,500 endangered plants and animals by June of 2020.

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June 25th, 2015, 11:38:51 MDT -0600

Bay Area Indymedia

Protesters urge state officials to halt Santa Barbara offshore drilling expansion
Bay Area Indymedia
“The oil spill has already killed hundreds of animals, including dolphins, sea lions and pelicans, and the death toll just keeps rising,” said Kristen Monsell, an attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “If we've learned anything from this ...

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June 24th, 2015, 18:45:12 MDT -0600

Judge Keeps Suction Dredge Mining Out of California Rivers This Summer
Bay Area Indymedia
This coalition includes the Center for Biological Diversity, the Karuk tribe, Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen's Associations, Institute for Fisheries Resources, Friends of the River, California Sportfishing Protection Alliance, Foothills Anglers ...

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June 24th, 2015, 18:08:00 MDT -0600

White House Urged to Remove Wood-burning Power Plants From Pollution ...
Bay Area Indymedia
“Burning trees for electricity hurts our climate by producing dangerous amounts of carbon pollution,” said Kevin Bundy, climate legal director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The Obama administration's power plant policies must be based on ...

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June 24th, 2015, 15:19:37 MDT -0600

Wildlife Commission Ignores Science, Citizens, Approves Hunt of Rare Florida ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The hunt is a betrayal of this intelligent animal and a slap in the face to Floridians who love the Florida black bear,” said Jaclyn Lopez, Florida director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “We take their land, run them over with cars, and then ...

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June 24th, 2015, 13:13:16 MDT -0600

Sierra Sun Times

Judge Keeps Suction Dredge Mining Out of California Rivers This Summer
Sierra Sun Times
This coalition includes the Center for Biological Diversity, the Karuk tribe, Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen's Associations, Institute for Fisheries Resources, Friends of the River, California Sportfishing Protection Alliance, Foothills Anglers ...

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June 24th, 2015, 06:30:48 MDT -0600

US green group sues seeking federal protections for 10 species
Reuters
The Center for Biological Diversity filed a complaint on Monday with the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. The group said the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service had failed to issue findings on whether to list 10 "highly imperiled" species ...

 
June 23rd, 2015, 17:30:39 MDT -0600

Judge Keeps Suction Dredge Mining Out of California Rivers This Summer
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
This coalition includes the Center for Biological Diversity, the Karuk tribe, Pacific Coast Federation of Fishermen's Associations, Institute for Fisheries Resources, Friends of the River, California Sportfishing Protection Alliance, Foothills Anglers ...

 
June 23rd, 2015, 16:30:16 MDT -0600

Settlement: EPA to Analyze Impacts of World's Two Most Widely Used Pesticides ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This settlement is the first step to reining in the widespread use of dangerous pesticides that are harming both wildlife and people,” said Brett Hartl, endangered species policy director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Atrazine, for instance ...

 
June 23rd, 2015, 15:45:13 MDT -0600

White House Urged to Remove Wood-burning Power Plants From Plan for ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Burning trees for electricity hurts our climate by producing dangerous amounts of carbon pollution,” said Kevin Bundy, climate legal director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The Obama administration's power plant policies must be based on ...

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June 22nd, 2015, 14:51:19 MDT -0600

California Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for Nearly Extinct ...
Bay Area Indymedia
California Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for Nearly Extinct Humboldt Marten The Environmental Protection Information Center and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned the California Fish and Game Commission to protect the Humboldt ...

 
June 22nd, 2015, 10:58:07 MDT -0600

Lawsuit Filed to Protect Atlantic Seabird Threatened by Offshore Oil Drilling
eNews Park Forest
The Center for Biological Diversity today sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over the agency's failure to determine if endangered species protections for the black-capped petrel are warranted. These cliff-dwelling seabirds forage off the Atlantic ...

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June 22nd, 2015, 10:06:50 MDT -0600

Lawsuit Filed to Protect Atlantic Seabird Threatened by Offshore Oil Drilling
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Center for Biological Diversity today sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over the agency's failure to determine if endangered species protections for the black-capped petrel are warranted. These cliff-dwelling seabirds ...

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June 20th, 2015, 16:19:00 MDT -0600

TakePart

Alaska Confirms Massive Decline in Rare Wolves, Still Plans to Hunt Them
TakePart
But the diminishing numbers won't stop hunters from trapping and killing the wolves, according to the Center for Biological Diversity. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is moving ahead with its 2015–2016 hunting and trapping season on Prince of ...

 
June 19th, 2015, 18:25:00 MDT -0600

Bay Area Indymedia

Pacfic Fisher Recommended for California Endangered Species Act Protection
Bay Area Indymedia
SAN FRANCISCO— In response to a petition and lawsuit from the Center for Biological Diversity, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife on June 11 recommended state Endangered Species Act protection for the fisher in the southern Sierra Nevada ...

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June 19th, 2015, 13:37:12 MDT -0600

Alaska Confirms 60 Percent Decline in Rare Wolf Population, Still Plans ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Another open season of trapping and hunting could push these incredibly imperiled wolves over the edge,” said Shaye Wolf, a biologist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “To maintain a viable population of Alexander Archipelago wolves on this ...

 
June 19th, 2015, 10:41:15 MDT -0600

Report: World's Most Endangered Porpoise Now Likely Down to Just 50
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“It's horrifying to witness, in real time, the extinction of an animal right in front of our eyes,” said Sarah Uhlemann, international program director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Without drastic help, vaquitas could vanish completely in ...

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June 19th, 2015, 01:20:13 MDT -0600

Water Online (press release)

Lawsuit Forces Federal Transparency On Subsea Fracking
Water Online (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity, a nonprofit conservation group, “has stated that it has successfully gained the release of federal documents relating to subsea fracking in the Gulf of Mexico from the U.S. Government after going through Washington ...

 
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