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April 16th, 2014, 23:01:35 MDT -0600

Conservationists seek more protection for grouse
Sioux City Journal
Defenders of Wildlife, the Center for Biological Diversity and WildEarth Guardians have notified the Fish and Wildlife Service and the Department of the Interior that they intended to sue. Fish and Wildlife recently designated the grouse as threatened under the ...

 
April 16th, 2014, 18:50:29 MDT -0600

California Wolf-protection Decision Postponed 90 Days by Commission
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This is a huge victory for gray wolves who are clearly trying to return to California where they lived for generations,” said Amaroq Weiss, West Coast wolf organizer for the Center for Biological Diversity. “It gives me great hope that rather than simply ...

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April 16th, 2014, 09:27:11 MDT -0600

Alligator Snapping Turtle More Critically Endangered Than Once Thought
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
ATLANTA— The Center for Biological Diversity notified the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today of new research revealing that the alligator snapping turtle, known to grow to 200 pounds and live almost 100 years, is actually three species and therefore more ...

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April 16th, 2014, 06:14:32 MDT -0600

Coachella Valley's bighorn sheep doing well
The Desert Sun
Too bad it wasn't a joke, but on April 1, The Desert Sun published a story of another round of counter-productive, time-consuming and money-wasting lawsuits by the Sierra Club and the Center for Biological Diversity against the U.S. Bureau of Land ...

 
April 15th, 2014, 18:34:58 MDT -0600

US seeks protection of bat decimated by white-nose syndrome
BurlingtonFreePress.com
Northern long-eared bats are being considered for protection under the federal Endangered Species Act due to devastation from white-nose syndrome, the Center for Biological Diversity in Richmond says. / Photo courtesy of C. Alexopoulos, U.S. Fish and Wi ...

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April 15th, 2014, 12:10:54 MDT -0600

Pressure Mounts to Give Emergency Protection to Rare Desert Snail in Path of ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
BAKERSFIELD, Calif.— The Center for Biological Diversity sent a letter to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today refuting claims by a mining company that it should be able to push ahead with an open-pit gold mine near Bakersfield, Calif., that will wipe out ...

 
April 15th, 2014, 11:49:30 MDT -0600

Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for Rare Turtles and Salamanders in ...
eNews Park Forest
BOSTON--(ENEWSPF)--April 15, 2014. The Center for Biological Diversity filed a formal notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today for failing to determine whether five increasingly rare northeastern amphibians and reptiles warrant ...

 
April 14th, 2014, 11:31:52 MDT -0600

Rally to Save California Wolves, Wildlife Set for Wednesday in Ventura
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
VENTURA, Calif.— Dozens of local residents and activists from the Center for Biological Diversity and allies will rally Wednesday morning in Ventura to voice their support for protecting gray wolves under the California Endangered Species Act and for ...

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April 14th, 2014, 08:35:24 MDT -0600

Federal Agencies Capitulate to Armed Militia, Allow Rancher to Run Trespass ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Instead it as allowing a freeloading rancher backed by armed thugs to seize hundreds of thousands of acres of the people's land as their own fiefdom,” said Rob Mrowka, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The BLM monumentally failed to ...

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April 11th, 2014, 10:48:59 MDT -0600

Activists file lawsuit to put lesser prairie-chickens on endangered species list
Amarillo.com
Three large activist groups lashed out Thursday against the listing of the lesser prairie-chicken as threatened. Defenders of Wildlife, the Center for Biological Diversity and WildEarth Guardians filed a legal notice in a Washington D.C. federal district court they ...

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April 11th, 2014, 10:28:01 MDT -0600

Wildlife-protection advocates want lesser prairie chicken endangered ...
LubbockOnline.com (blog)
“Drought and habitat destruction are devastating the small remaining population of this magnificent grassland bird,” said Jay Lininger, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity, in a news release. “The unenforceable state-level plan and ...

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April 11th, 2014, 09:28:10 MDT -0600

Epidemic That Has Killed Millions of Bats Across Eastern United States
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“White-nose syndrome has now reached the last strongholds of the once-abundant little brown bat and several other species,” said Mollie Matteson, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Given the rapid spread and devastating consequences ...

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April 11th, 2014, 00:10:44 MDT -0600

Prairie chicken fate may head to court
Albuquerque Journal
Defenders of Wildlife, the Center for Biological Diversity and WildEarth Guardians notified the Fish and Wildlife Service and the Department of the Interior last Friday that they intended to sue. Fish and Wildlife recently designated the grouse as threatened ...

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April 10th, 2014, 20:16:15 MDT -0600

Houston Chronicle

Feds' plan won't keep birds safe, groups say
Houston Chronicle
The Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of Wildlife and WildEarth Guardians said a new federal plan would not reverse the lesser prairie chicken's decline because it would allow ongoing destruction of the bird's habitat. The groups said they intend to ...

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April 10th, 2014, 13:59:09 MDT -0600

Conservationists tell federal government they will ask court to protect lesser ...
The Republic
Defenders of Wildlife, the Center for Biological Diversity and WildEarth Guardians notified the Fish and Wildlife Service and the Department of the Interior on Friday that they intended to sue. Fish and Wildlife recently designated the grouse as threatened under ...

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April 10th, 2014, 11:29:17 MDT -0600

Groups Challenge Limited Protections For Lesser Prairie Chicken
KRWG
“Drought and habitat destruction are devastating the small remaining population of this magnificent grassland bird,” said Jay Lininger, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “The unenforceable state-level plan and voluntary measures are ...

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April 10th, 2014, 11:26:56 MDT -0600

Written by Press Release
eNews Park Forest
The Humane Society of the United States, the Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of Wildlife and Whale and Dolphin Conservation filed the case in federal court in Boston. Only about 450 North Atlantic right whales exist today, making them one of the ...

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April 10th, 2014, 10:00:59 MDT -0600

Protestors Urge California Coastal Commission to Halt Offshore Fracking ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SANTA BARBARA, Calif.— As the California Coastal Commission meets in Santa Barbara today, hazmat suit-wearing activists with the Center for Biological Diversity, Santa Barbara County Water Guardians, Californians Against Fracking, Food & Water Watch ...

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April 10th, 2014, 09:53:23 MDT -0600

Lawsuit Seeks Vastly Expanded Habitat Protections for East Coast's Most ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Humane Society of the United States, the Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of Wildlife and Whale and Dolphin Conservation filed the case in federal court in Boston. Only about 450 North Atlantic right whales exist today, making them one of the ...

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April 9th, 2014, 13:12:04 MDT -0600

Legal Petition Seeks Ban on Pacific Bluefin Tuna Fishing
Bay Area Indymedia
SAN FRANCISCO— The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a legal petition (see PDF) urging the National Marine Fisheries Service to prohibit fishing for Pacific bluefin tuna, which has suffered a 96 percent decline since large-scale fishing began.

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April 9th, 2014, 09:35:37 MDT -0600

Emergency Planners to Assess Rising Risks of Crude Oil Transport Along ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“It's gratifying to see that the agencies responsible for safeguarding us all from devastating oil spills are finally taking this new threat seriously,” said Mollie Matteson, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity. “With two companies already ...

 
April 8th, 2014, 17:32:52 MDT -0600

Sierra Club Submits Letter Opposing Monterey Bay Shores Resort to CA Coastal ...
Bay Area Indymedia
Sierra Club, Center for Biological Diversity and Audubon have drafted comments for the upcoming hearing at the California Coastal Commission scheduled for April 9, 10 and 11. Chapter members will be attending the hearing and speaking on our behalf.

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April 8th, 2014, 11:51:01 MDT -0600

Washington's Mazama Pocket Gophers Protected Under Endangered Species Act
eNews Park Forest
The decision was part of a landmark settlement with the Center for Biological Diversity requiring the agency to speed protection decisions for 757 species across the country. It also included a “special rule” exempting airport, agricultural and other activities ...

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April 8th, 2014, 09:59:56 MDT -0600

New Study: Global Warming's Bleak Future for Birds, Reptiles in Southwest
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“It's startling to see such a bleak picture laid out for these wildlife species in the Southwest,” said Collette Adkins Giese, a Center for Biological Diversity biologist and attorney focused on protecting reptiles and amphibians. “Left unchecked, global warming will ...

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April 7th, 2014, 14:02:14 MDT -0600

California Dunes Plan Largely Ducks Challenge
Courthouse News Service
Brendan Cummings, senior counsel for Center for Biological Diversity, said in an interview that the U.S. Bureau of Land Management's plan "rolls back Clinton-era protections, harms imperiled species, diminishes air quality and destroys wilderness values."

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April 7th, 2014, 11:40:04 MDT -0600

Rare Alabama crawfish at center of legal fight between feds, environmentalists
al.com (blog)
The Center for Biological Diversity is suing to force the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to make a decision on granting Endangered Species Act protection to the Alabama slenderclaw crayfish, which is thought to exist in a single body of water near Lake ...

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April 7th, 2014, 11:15:38 MDT -0600

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Rare Lynx From Traps in Idaho
eNews Park Forest
The Center for Biological Diversity, Western Watersheds Project and Friends of the Clearwater notified Gov. Butch Otter, the director of the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, and members of the state Fish and Game Commission of the Endangered Species ...

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April 7th, 2014, 09:52:12 MDT -0600

Lawsuit Launched to Rescue Alabama's Disappearing Slenderclaw Crayfish
eNews Park Forest
HUNTSVILLE, Ala.--(ENEWSPF)--April 7, 2014. The Center for Biological Diversity filed a formal notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today over its failure to protect Alabama's slenderclaw crayfish under the Endangered Species Act. The ...

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April 6th, 2014, 17:15:00 MDT -0600

Take that! Second District Court of Appeal clears major hurdles for Newhall ...
Lexology (registration)
California's Second District Court of Appeal, Division Five, issued a decision on March 20 in Center for Biological Diversity v. Department of Fish & Wildlife (Case No. BS131347), overturning the trial court's decision setting aside the 5,828-page environmental ...

 
April 5th, 2014, 22:28:22 MDT -0600

Roundup of Trespassing Cattle Begins in Nevada Desert
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... Butte area to protect desert tortoises and other imperiled species,” said Rob Mrowka, a Nevada-based senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity, which had filed a notice of intent to sue over the lack of action being taken by the federal agencies.

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April 4th, 2014, 19:38:07 MDT -0600

Groups Help Acquire 79 Acres of Key Open Space, Wildlife Habitat in North ...
Bay Area Indymedia
LIVERMORE, Calif.— The Center for Biological Diversity and the Alameda Creek Alliance have contributed to the public acquisition of open space in North Livermore that's home to rare wildlife and alkaline soil plant species. The East Bay Regional Park ...

 
April 4th, 2014, 11:03:45 MDT -0600

Bay Area Indymedia

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Rare Black-backed Woodpeckers in California ...
Bay Area Indymedia
SAN FRANCISCO— The Center for Biological Diversity and the John Muir Project of Earth Island Institute on April 2 filed a formal notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over the agency's failure to protect black-backed woodpeckers under the ...

 
April 3rd, 2014, 11:04:29 MDT -0600

Conservation Groups Help Acquire 79 Acres of Key Open Space, Wildlife Habitat ...
eNews Park Forest
LIVERMORE, Calif.--(ENEWSPF)--April 3, 2014. The Center for Biological Diversity and the Alameda Creek Alliance have contributed to the public acquisition of open space in North Livermore that's home to rare wildlife and alkaline soil plant species.

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April 3rd, 2014, 10:34:43 MDT -0600

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Rare Southern California Flying Squirrel
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SAN FRANCISCO— The Center for Biological Diversity filed a formal notice of intent today to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for failing to protect the San Bernardino flying squirrel under the Endangered Species Act. This rare, truffle-eating flying squirrel ...

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April 2nd, 2014, 13:27:25 MDT -0600

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Rare Alaskan Wolf Threatened by Old-growth ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SITKA, Alaska— The Center for Biological Diversity, Greenpeace and the Boat Company notified the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today of their intent to file suit against the agency for delaying Endangered Species Act protection for the Alexander ...

 
April 1st, 2014, 20:50:54 MDT -0600

Environmental groups zero in on BLM report failure
San Bernardino Sun
They are the Center For Biological Diversity, the Sierra Club, Public Employees for Environmental Justice, and Desert Survivors. The absent data “could doom critically endangered species,” said Terry Frewin of the Sierra Club. The missing reports, required ...

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April 1st, 2014, 16:39:08 MDT -0600

As Earthquakes Strike Los Angeles Area, Oil Industry's Fracking Wastewater ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Los Angeles County has 64 active or new oil-industry wastewater disposal wells, according to a recent report from the Center for Biological Diversity and other organizations. On Shaky Ground: Fracking, Acidizing, and Increased Earthquake Risk in California, ...

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April 1st, 2014, 16:39:08 MDT -0600

Federal Court Rejects Industry Lawsuit to Stop Landmark Endangered Species ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— A federal district court Monday dismissed a lawsuit challenging the historic 2011 settlement agreement between the Center for Biological Diversity and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service requiring the agency to decide whether to protect 757 ...

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April 1st, 2014, 15:50:35 MDT -0600

Press-Enterprise

LAWSUIT: Environmentalists want better wildlife oversight
Press-Enterprise
The Sierra Club, the Center for Biological Diversity and two other groups announced Monday, March 31, that they had filed paperwork showing they intend to sue the BLM. Such a notice must be filed before a lawsuit can be initiated in federal court.

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April 1st, 2014, 06:12:56 MDT -0600

Group plans to sue BLM over species protection
The Desert Sun
The Center for Biological Diversity, the Sierra Club, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility and Desert Survivors sent two letters to federal agencies on Monday, accusing the BLM of violating the Endangered Species Act by failing to submit annual ...

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March 31st, 2014, 19:45:33 MDT -0600

International Climate Report: Cutting Meat Consumption Key to Reducing ...
Bay Area Indymedia
“We can't ignore the devastating impact of meat consumption on our climate and our planet anymore,” said Stephanie Feldstein, population and sustainability director at the Center for Biological Diversity, which just launched a campaign to reduce meat ...

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March 31st, 2014, 19:00:08 MDT -0600

Another Endangered Species Act Success Story: Island Night Lizard Recovered
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The island night lizard and its habitat have recovered because of the Endangered Species Act,” said Collette Adkins Giese, a Center for Biological Diversity attorney and biologist focused on protecting reptiles and amphibians. “Before it was protected under ...

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March 31st, 2014, 18:43:42 MDT -0600

Lawsuit Launched Over BLM's Failure to Report Threats to Desert Tortoise ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity, Sierra Club, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility and Desert Survivors recently learned that the BLM has failed to submit annual reports to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for years despite legal obligations ...

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March 31st, 2014, 18:43:42 MDT -0600

Nearly 500000 More Americans Speak Out Against Federal Plan to Strip Wolves ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... time for the Obama administration to acknowledge what a growing number of Americans and our top scientists see very clearly: America's gray wolves still need federal protection,” said Kieran Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity.

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March 31st, 2014, 18:43:42 MDT -0600

d-CON Producer Sues California to Fight Controls on Super-toxic Rat Poisons
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“It's disgusting that d-CON continues to challenge common-sense controls for protecting wildlife, children and pets,” said Jonathan Evans, toxics and endangered species campaign director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “It's time to put public safety ...

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March 31st, 2014, 16:24:44 MDT -0600

The Fight Against Fracking is a Fight For Social Justice
Food and Water Watch (blog)
Left to right: Food & Water Watch's Adam Scow, social justice leader Lupe Anguiano and The Center for Biological Diversity's Hillary Aidun at the March 15, 2014, Don't Frack California rally in Sacramento. By Anna Ghosh. Today, March 31, we celebrate the ...

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March 31st, 2014, 11:09:36 MDT -0600

After Yet Another BP Oil Spill Disaster, Obama Administration Petitioned to Stop ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— After yet another BP oil spill, the Center for Biological Diversity today petitioned the Obama administration to stop doing government business with the British multinational, which has a long and troubled history of harming the ...

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March 31st, 2014, 05:04:51 MDT -0600

Commentary: Playing the extinction card
CattleNetwork.com
A new campaign from the Arizona-based activist group Center for Biological Diversity — “Take Extinction Off Your Plate” — aims to persuade Americans to cut back on meat consumption. Nothing new there, right? The campaign's message, though represents ...

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March 30th, 2014, 01:34:50 MDT -0600

Another View: No evidence that fracking leads to earthquakes
Sacramento Bee
The Center for Biological Diversity, with an aggressive agenda to disrupt oil production, has irresponsibly attempted to frighten Californians into supporting energy policies that would be disastrous for the state and consumers. Sadly, these tactics have led to ...

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March 28th, 2014, 11:43:51 MDT -0600

House Republicans Introduce Legislation to Weaken Endangered Species Act
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Hastings has once again chosen to pursue a cynical strategy that whittles away at the core of the Endangered Species Act rather than working to strengthen it,” said Brett Hartl, endangered species policy director with the Center for Biological Diversity.

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March 28th, 2014, 08:46:44 MDT -0600

Rare Alaskan Wolf Closer to Endangered Species Act Protection
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Today's decision responds to a scientific petition filed in August 2011 by the Center for Biological Diversity and Greenpeace. Following the status review and a public comment period, the agency will decide whether or not to list the species as threatened or ...

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March 27th, 2014, 12:43:54 MDT -0600

Can The Meat Industry Help Protect Wildlife? Some Say Yes
North Country Public Radio
Last week we reported on a new campaign from the Center for Biological Diversity that hopes to persuade Americans to cut back on their meat consumption. Their pitch? Eat less meat and you will help save wildlife. Take Extinction Off Your Plate argues that ...

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March 27th, 2014, 11:32:54 MDT -0600

Just Two Weeks After Being Cleared, BP Spills Again
eNews Park Forest
The Center for Biological Diversity is a national, nonprofit conservation organization with more than 675,000 members and online activists dedicated to the protection of endangered species and wild places. Source: http://www.biologicaldiversity.org ...

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March 27th, 2014, 08:55:45 MDT -0600

Feds Move to Strip Endangered Species Protections From Yellowstone Grizzlies ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The science is clear — it's simply way too soon to pull the plug on grizzly bear recovery,” said Louisa Willcox, a longtime advocate for grizzly bears and Northern Rockies representative of the Center for Biological Diversity. “With the lowest reproductive rate of ...

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March 26th, 2014, 21:01:01 MDT -0600

Army Corps Reverses Misguided Policy Requiring Clearing Trees From Levees
Bay Area Indymedia
“The Corps is taking a step in the right direction with this interim policy to protect vegetation that endangered birds, fish and other wildlife depend on for healthy habitat,” said Jeff Miller with the Center for Biological Diversity. “This is a significant shift that will ...

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March 26th, 2014, 21:01:01 MDT -0600

Government Accounting Office Report Shows Limited Cost of Environmental ...
Bay Area Indymedia
... litigation is the problem is not helpful.” The Center for Biological Diversity is a national, nonprofit conservation organization with more than 675,000 members and online activists dedicated to the protection of endangered species and wild places.

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March 26th, 2014, 13:37:11 MDT -0600

Fish and Wildlife Service Prematurely Proposes to Reduce Protections for ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“It's clearly premature to lower the arroyo toad's status from endangered to threatened,” said Collette Adkins Giese, a Center for Biological Diversity attorney and biologist dedicated to protecting rare amphibians and reptiles. “Protections under the Endangered ...

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March 26th, 2014, 12:29:55 MDT -0600

Gov. Brown Urged to Investigate Missing Acidizing Reports for
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SAN FRANCISCO— The Center for Biological Diversity called on Gov. Jerry Brown today to investigate why dozens of legally required notices of a dangerous oil industry practice called “acidizing” are missing from the reporting website of a California agency ...

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March 25th, 2014, 15:56:26 MDT -0600

Tortoises Suffer While BLM Allows Trespass Cattle to Eat for Free in Nevada ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
But the BLM continues to allow grazing by trespass cattle. “This situation is simply outrageous”, said Rob Mrowka, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “It's high time for the BLM to do its job and give the tortoises and the Gold Butte area the ...

 
March 24th, 2014, 17:56:43 MDT -0600

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Endangered Species From Dangerous New Pesticide
eNews Park Forest
... of protecting endangered species. “Once again the EPA has approved a harmful pesticide without adequate conservation measures to protect endangered species,” said Brett Hartl, endangered species policy director at the Center for Biological Diversity.

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March 23rd, 2014, 16:52:30 MDT -0600

Signal Tribune

Environmental groups decry offshore 'fracking' in Long Beach while nearby cities ...
Signal Tribune
Andrea Weber, a member of the San Francisco-based nonprofit environmental organization Center for Biological Diversity, leads a protest against offshore “fracking” in front of the Long Beach Council Chamber, where the California Coastal Commission ...

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March 21st, 2014, 15:02:11 MDT -0600

NPR (blog)

How Your Love Of Burgers May Be Helping To Drive Wildlife Extinct
NPR (blog)
Many animal lovers have made peace with their decision to eat meat. But the Center for Biological Diversity has a new campaign that hopes to convince them that a hamburger habit does wildlife a disservice. "We need to see a drastic reduction in meat ...

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March 21st, 2014, 14:19:34 MDT -0600

Court Rules In Favor Of Newhall Land For Santa Clarita Valley Development
KHTS Radio
An appellate court judge found in favor of Newhall Land and Farming and the Department of Fish and Wildlife in a lawsuit by the Center for Biological Diversity regarding environmental reports for the 20,000-plus home Newhall Ranch development in the ...

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March 21st, 2014, 10:48:21 MDT -0600

More Than 100 Panther Enthusiasts Convene to Discuss Reintroduction of ...
eNews Park Forest
“This is an exciting day for Floridians and for the recovery of endangered Florida panthers,” said Jaclyn Lopez, a Florida-based attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. “I hope today's symposium will make restoring panthers to their historic habitat in the ...

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March 21st, 2014, 09:41:25 MDT -0600

More Than 100 Panther Enthusiasts Convene to Discuss Reintroduction of
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This is an exciting day for Floridians and for the recovery of endangered Florida panthers,” said Jaclyn Lopez, a Florida-based attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. “I hope today's symposium will make restoring panthers to their historic habitat in the ...

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March 21st, 2014, 08:03:45 MDT -0600

Living Green Magazine

Earth-Friendly Diet Campaign Urges Americans to “Take Extinction Off Your Plate”
Living Green Magazine
As growing global meat consumption drives accelerating deforestation, drought and other threats to endangered species, the Center for Biological Diversity launched a new campaign today urging Americans to “take extinction off your plate.” The campaign ...

 
March 20th, 2014, 19:59:01 MDT -0600

Idaho Lawmakers Pass Bill to Kill Hundreds of Wolves
Bay Area Indymedia
... the post-delisting period for federal oversight. The Center for Biological Diversity is a national, nonprofit conservation organization with more than 675,000 members and online activists dedicated to the protection of endangered species and wild places.

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March 20th, 2014, 19:59:01 MDT -0600

Injunction Sought to Halt Unnecessary Caltrans Highway-widening in Smith ...
Bay Area Indymedia
Friends of Del Norte, the Center for Biological Diversity and the Environmental Protection Information Center (EPIC) seek to halt construction on the $26 million “197/199 Safe STAA Access Project.” It would increase unsafe heavy and oversized truck use on ...

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March 20th, 2014, 17:55:50 MDT -0600

Injunction Sought to Halt Unnecessary Caltrans Highway-widening Project in ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Friends of Del Norte, the Center for Biological Diversity and the Environmental Protection Information Center (EPIC) seek to halt construction on the $26 million “197/199 Safe STAA Access Project.” It would increase unsafe heavy and oversized truck use on ...

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March 20th, 2014, 17:15:04 MDT -0600

Appeals Court Clears Path for Newhall Ranch
SCVNEWS.com
[KHTS] – An appellate court panel found in favor of Newhall Land and Farming and the Department of Fish and Wildlife in a lawsuit by the Center for Biological Diversity regarding environmental reports for the 20,000-plus home Newhall Ranch development.

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March 20th, 2014, 15:45:06 MDT -0600

California Bans Retail Sale of Super-toxic Rat Poisons
Bay Area Indymedia
“California has taken an important step to reduce the senseless poisoning of wildlife,” said Jonathan Evans, toxics and endangered species campaign director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “But there's no need to leave the 'worst of the worst' poisons ...

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March 19th, 2014, 08:13:28 MDT -0600

Earth-friendly Diet Campaign Urges Americans: "Take Extinction Off Your Plate"
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
TUCSON, Ariz.— As growing global meat consumption drives accelerating deforestation, drought and other threats to endangered species, the Center for Biological Diversity launched a new campaign today urging Americans to “take extinction off your plate.

 
March 18th, 2014, 09:00:21 MDT -0600

More than Half of Fracked Wells Are Within 10 Miles of an Active Earthquake Fault
AllGov
Hydraulic fracturing (fracking), acidizing and other controversial oil and gas extraction techniques linked to man-made earthquakes are used in close proximity to earthquake faults in California, according to a study (pdf) by the Center for Biological Diversity.

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