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December 9th, 2016, 02:36:34 UTC +0000

KPBS

State Rejects The Flat Tailed Horned Lizard's Bid For Endangered Species List
KPBS
California wildlife officials on Thursday voted against putting the flat-tailed horned lizard on the endangered species list. Ileene Anderson, senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity, tal... By Matthew Bowler. Ileene Anderson, senior ...

 
December 9th, 2016, 02:42:16 UTC +0000

Kern County Approves Sprawling 8000-acre Grapevine Development
Bay Area Indymedia
BAKERSFIELD, Calif., December 6, 2016 — The Kern County Board of Supervisors today approved Tejon Ranchcorp's disastrous Grapevine project, despite criticism from the Center for Biological Diversity about the harm the project will do to wildlife and ...

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December 9th, 2016, 01:12:32 UTC +0000

Oil Company Applies for First New Offshore Fracking Permit in California
Bay Area Indymedia
“It's disgusting that people at California's beaches have to worry again about fracking chemicals dumped in the ocean,” said Kristen Monsell, an attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Federal approval would signal a shocking disregard for ...

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December 8th, 2016, 19:21:11 UTC +0000

Oil Company Applies for First New Offshore Fracking Permit in California
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“It's disgusting that people at California's beaches have to worry again about fracking chemicals dumped in the ocean,” said Kristen Monsell, an attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Federal approval would signal a shocking disregard for ...

 
December 8th, 2016, 19:21:11 UTC +0000

Oil Company Applies for First New Offshore Fracking Permit in California
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“It's disgusting that people at California's beaches have to worry again about fracking chemicals dumped in the ocean,” said Kristen Monsell, an attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Federal approval would signal a shocking disregard for ...

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December 8th, 2016, 18:57:00 UTC +0000

North Dakota's Oil Spill Record: 85 Pipeline Accidents in 20 Years
Yahoo Sports
An analysis released Wednesday by the Center for Biological Diversity found that pipelines in North Dakota have spilled crude oil and other hazardous liquids at least 85 times since 1996. Those spills—an average of four a year—caused more than $40 ...

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December 8th, 2016, 18:56:57 UTC +0000

North Dakota's Oil Spill Record: 85 Pipeline Accidents in 20 Years
Yahoo News
An analysis released Wednesday by the Center for Biological Diversity found that pipelines in North Dakota have spilled crude oil and other hazardous liquids at least 85 times since 1996. Those spills—an average of four a year—caused more than $40 ...

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December 8th, 2016, 17:04:56 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Petition Filed With US Fish and Wildlife Service Seeking Updated Recovery Plan for Red Wolf
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The red wolf is teetering on the brink of extinction, but it can be saved by putting in place an aggressive recovery plan,” said Collette Adkins, a biologist and senior attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. “A new recovery plan would serve ...

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December 8th, 2016, 17:02:47 UTC +0000

Jaguar caught on Arizona trail camera, bringing known U.S. population to two
UPI.com
The nonprofit Center for Biological Diversity said the young male jaguar was photographed by a Fort Huachuca trail camera in the Huachuca Mountains, near Sierra Vista, and the picture was posted to Facebook by the Cochise County Boy Scouts of America.

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December 8th, 2016, 16:34:06 UTC +0000

Mexico News Daily

Reserves good but not without management
Mexico News Daily
“The Mexican government's measures to preserve the remaining 60 specimens of vaquita go no farther than April next year, and the illegal fishing of totoaba is still the main threat to their survival,” added a representative from the Center for ...

 
December 8th, 2016, 16:01:22 UTC +0000

Animal Welfare Institute (press release)

Organizations Petition USFWS to Develop Updated Red Wolf Recovery Plan
Animal Welfare Institute (press release)
The petitioners include the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI), the Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of Wildlife, Endangered Species Coalition, South Florida Wildlands Association, Wild Earth Guardians, and the Wolf Conservation Center. The ...

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December 7th, 2016, 21:56:40 UTC +0000

ABC15 Arizona

Jaguar spotted near Sierra Vista
ABC15 Arizona
In February, the Center for Biological Diversity released a video of what's believed to be the only known wild jaguar in the United States. KNXV. Arizona Game and Fish says a jaguar has been spotted near Fort Huachuca. Arizona Game and Fish. In ...

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December 7th, 2016, 21:22:22 UTC +0000

Environment & Energy Publishing

Greens to Trump pick: 'Let the battle begin'
Environment & Energy Publishing
Environmentalists are preparing for war against President-elect Donald Trump's reported pick for U.S. EPA administrator, Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt. "Let the battle begin," said Bill Snape, an attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity.

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December 7th, 2016, 21:06:41 UTC +0000

New Jaguar Photographed in Southern Arizona
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“We've been expecting another jaguar to pop up in southern Arizona for some time now,” said Randy Serraglio, conservation advocate with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Congratulations to Fort Huachuca for their good luck in capturing this ...

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December 7th, 2016, 21:22:22 UTC +0000

Environment & Energy Publishing

Greens to Trump pick: 'Let the battle begin'
Environment & Energy Publishing
"Let the battle begin," said Bill Snape, an attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. Trump reportedly plans to nominate the Oklahoma Republican, who's been a leading voice in opposing the Obama administration's environmental rules, to lead the ...

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December 7th, 2016, 20:09:32 UTC +0000

Electric Light & Power

California PUC rejects appeals of contract for NRG's 262 MW Puente project
Electric Light & Power
The rehearing was requested by the city of Oxnard, the California Environmental Justice Alliance and the Sierra Club (jointly), and also the Center for Biological Diversity. In 2013, the commission issued what is referred to as the Track 1 Decision in ...

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December 7th, 2016, 18:34:53 UTC +0000

EPA Restricts Use of Eight Pesticides to Protect Endangered Species
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This is a good first step by the EPA to follow the law and protect imperiled species from the harmful effects of gas cartridges,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “But there are still many other ...

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December 7th, 2016, 18:03:55 UTC +0000

Petition Seeks Ban on Import of Invasive Bullfrogs Into California
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SACRAMENTO, Calif.— The Center for Biological Diversity and Save the Frogs today petitioned the California Fish and Game Commission to add the North American bullfrog to California's list of “restricted animals.” The addition would help prevent future ...

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December 7th, 2016, 16:47:02 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

California Wolf Plan Sets Road Map for Conserving Small Population
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity is a national, nonprofit conservation organization with more than 1.1 million members and online activists dedicated to the protection of endangered species and wild places. The Environmental Protection Information ...

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December 7th, 2016, 01:48:28 UTC +0000

Forest Service Agrees to Halt Oil, Gas Leasing in Los Padres National Forest
YubaNet
The Forest Service suspended its leasing plan in response to an October 2016 notice of intent to sue from the Center for Biological Diversity, Los Padres ForestWatch and Defenders of Wildlife. That notice was accompanied by a letter detailing ...

 
December 6th, 2016, 23:43:36 UTC +0000

Kern County Approves Sprawling 8000-acre Grapevine Development
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
BAKERSFIELD, Calif.— The Kern County Board of Supervisors today approved Tejon Ranchcorp's disastrous Grapevine project, despite criticism from the Center for Biological Diversity about the harm the project will do to wildlife and nearby communities.

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December 6th, 2016, 21:59:47 UTC +0000

New Study: Mounting Evidence Supports Eating Less Meat for Health of People, Planet
Bay Area Indymedia
“The evidence overwhelmingly points to one clear solution: We need to eat less meat and dairy,” said Stephanie Feldstein, population and sustainability director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “This growing body of research shows that we can't ...

 
December 6th, 2016, 21:33:19 UTC +0000

Forest Service Agrees to Halt Oil, Gas Leasing in Los Padres National Forest
Bay Area Indymedia
The Forest Service suspended its leasing plan in response to an October 2016 notice of intent to sue from the Center for Biological Diversity, Los Padres ForestWatch and Defenders of Wildlife. That notice was accompanied by a letter detailing ...

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December 6th, 2016, 20:25:20 UTC +0000

Analysis: North Dakota Pipelines Average Four Spills Per Year; 3 Million Gallons Spilled in Past 21 Years
Common Dreams (press release)
WASHINGTON - Existing pipelines in North Dakota have spilled crude oil and other hazardous liquids at least 85 times since 1996, according to an analysis released today by the Center for Biological Diversity. These 85 spills — an average of four a ...

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December 6th, 2016, 19:52:18 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Analysis: North Dakota Pipelines Average Four Spills Per Year;
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— Existing pipelines in North Dakota have spilled crude oil and other hazardous liquids at least 85 times since 1996, according to an analysis released today by the Center for Biological Diversity. These 85 spills — an average of four a ...

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December 6th, 2016, 18:21:55 UTC +0000

Forest Service Agrees to Halt Oil, Gas Leasing in Los Padres National Forest
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Forest Service suspended its leasing plan in response to an October 2016 notice of intent to sue from the Center for Biological Diversity, Los Padres ForestWatch and Defenders of Wildlife. That notice was accompanied by a letter detailing ...

 
December 6th, 2016, 01:40:48 UTC +0000

Bay Area Indymedia

Endangered Species Mural at Standing Rock Supports Tribal Push to Protect Water, Sacred Land From Pipeline
Bay Area Indymedia
CANNON BALL, N.D., November 28, 2016 — In support of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe's campaign to protect their water and sacred grounds from the Dakota Access Pipeline, the Center for Biological Diversity and artist Roger Peet have installed a mural ...

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December 5th, 2016, 21:50:57 UTC +0000

Connelly: A Different Opinion On Protecting Wolves
KRWG
Commentary: I'm writing in response to the latest, "oh poor wolf” commentary. Usually you publish verbatim a comment by the Center for Biological Diversity. This commentary, by David Forjan, I suppose is meant to elicit sympathy from city dwelling ...

 
December 5th, 2016, 19:38:21 UTC +0000

Animal Welfare Institute (press release)

Reward Offered over Killings of Two Endangered Lynx in Maine Grows to $19000
Animal Welfare Institute (press release)
Lawsuit Filed to Protect Canada Lynx from Trapping Deaths, Injuries in Maine . Photo by BANGOR, ME—Wildlife advocate organizations, including the Animal Welfare Institute, the Center for Biological Diversity, and the Wildlife Alliance of Maine, are ...

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December 5th, 2016, 18:25:38 UTC +0000

$8000 From Conservation Groups Pushes to $19000 Reward Offered Over
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The additional reward money includes $5,000 from the Center for Biological Diversity, $1,000 from the Wildlife Alliance of Maine and $2,000 from the Animal Welfare Institute. The two Canada lynx were shot and killed in mid-November, according to a ...

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December 5th, 2016, 16:21:37 UTC +0000

New Study: Mounting Evidence Supports Eating Less Meat for Health of People, Planet
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The evidence overwhelmingly points to one clear solution: We need to eat less meat and dairy,” said Stephanie Feldstein, population and sustainability director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “This growing body of research shows that we can't ...

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December 4th, 2016, 19:40:00 UTC +0000

Environmental groups suing to stop air watchdog agency's rollback of air pollution rules
San Bernardino County Sun
The Sierra Club, Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice and the Center for Biological Diversity intervened in a case filed on Oct. 21 by the South Coast Air Quality Management District against the U.S. EPA last week. The groups, in an ...

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December 4th, 2016, 19:40:00 UTC +0000

Long Beach Press Telegram

Environmental groups suing to stop air watchdog agency's rollback of air pollution rules
Long Beach Press Telegram
The Sierra Club, Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice and the Center for Biological Diversity intervened in a case filed on Oct. 21 by the South Coast Air Quality Management District against the U.S. EPA last week. The groups, in an ...

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December 4th, 2016, 16:36:45 UTC +0000

Navy asks court to dismiss environmental groups' lawsuit
Marianas Variety
THE U.S. Department of the Navy has filed a motion to dismiss the lawsuit of four environmental groups for lack of jurisdiction. The Tinian Women's Association, the Guardians of Gani, Pagan Watch and the Center for Biological Diversity sued the Navy ...

 
December 4th, 2016, 03:33:44 UTC +0000

The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Environmental groups suing to stop air watchdog agency's rollback of air pollution rules
The San Gabriel Valley Tribune
The Sierra Club, Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice and the Center for Biological Diversity intervened in a case filed on Oct. 21 by the South Coast Air Quality Management District against the U.S. EPA last week. The groups, in an ...

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December 4th, 2016, 03:29:07 UTC +0000

The Whittier Daily News

Environmental groups suing to stop air watchdog agency's rollback of air pollution rules
The Whittier Daily News
The Sierra Club, Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice and the Center for Biological Diversity intervened in a case filed on Oct. 21 by the South Coast Air Quality Management District against the U.S. EPA last week. The groups, in an ...

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December 3rd, 2016, 21:22:00 UTC +0000

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

Environmental groups suing to stop SoCal air watchdog's rollback of air pollution rules
Inland Valley Daily Bulletin
The Sierra Club, Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice and the Center for Biological Diversity intervened in a case filed on Oct. 21 by the South Coast Air Quality Management District against the U.S. EPA last week. The groups, in an ...

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December 3rd, 2016, 20:36:47 UTC +0000

Environmental groups suing to stop SoCal air watchdog's rollback of air pollution rules
The Daily Breeze
The Sierra Club, Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice and the Center for Biological Diversity intervened in a case filed on Oct. 21 by the South Coast Air Quality Management District against the U.S. EPA last week. The groups, in an ...

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December 3rd, 2016, 20:36:47 UTC +0000

The Daily Breeze

Environmental groups suing to stop air watchdog agency's rollback of air pollution rules
The Daily Breeze
The Sierra Club, Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice and the Center for Biological Diversity intervened in a case filed on Oct. 21 by the South Coast Air Quality Management District against the U.S. EPA last week. The groups, in an ...

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December 3rd, 2016, 17:39:18 UTC +0000

Zee News

African Leopard inching toward extinction; experts list poaching and trophy hunting as reasons
Zee News
Meanwhile, in a report from the Center for Biological Diversity, Sarah Uhlemann, international program director at the Center for Biological Diversity explained that "leopards in Asia and northern Africa have long been recognized as endangered." "And ...

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December 3rd, 2016, 05:29:45 UTC +0000

The San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Environmental groups suing to stop SoCal air watchdog's rollback of air pollution rules
The San Gabriel Valley Tribune
The Sierra Club, Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice and the Center for Biological Diversity intervened in a case filed on Oct. 21 by the South Coast Air Quality Management District against the U.S. EPA last week. The groups, in an ...

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December 3rd, 2016, 05:22:33 UTC +0000

Environmental groups suing to stop SoCal air watchdog's rollback of air pollution rules
The Pasadena Star-News
The Sierra Club, Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice and the Center for Biological Diversity intervened in a case filed on Oct. 21 by the South Coast Air Quality Management District against the U.S. EPA last week. The groups, in an ...

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December 3rd, 2016, 05:16:46 UTC +0000

Environmental groups suing to stop SoCal air watchdog's rollback of air pollution rules
The Whittier Daily News
The Sierra Club, Center for Community Action and Environmental Justice and the Center for Biological Diversity intervened in a case filed on Oct. 21 by the South Coast Air Quality Management District against the U.S. EPA last week. The groups, in an ...

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December 2nd, 2016, 22:44:20 UTC +0000

$11000 Reward Offered Over Illegal Shooting of Grizzly Bear in Idaho
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
VICTOR, Idaho— The Center for Biological Diversity is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for illegally shooting a grizzly bear in the gut, leading to the bear's slow and painful death in ...

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August 14th, 2016, 13:03:55 UTC +0000

Food Tank (blog)

Extinction on Your Plate?
Food Tank (blog)
The Center for Biological Diversity released extinction facts labels as part of its Take Extinction Off Your Plate campaign. The labels tally the greenhouse gasses emitted, habitat lost, water used, and manure produced for every serving of beef ...

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December 2nd, 2016, 20:55:28 UTC +0000

Another Perspective on Environmental Activism
Flathead Beacon
Alliance for the Wild Rockies, Defenders of Wildlife, the Center for Biological Diversity and their brand of environmental activism have found a better way to monetize our public lands, which is far more profitable than logging. They use excellent ...

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December 2nd, 2016, 05:35:33 UTC +0000

News24

#ShockWildlifeTruths: Leopards one step closer to endangered list
News24
The decision comes in response to a legal petition submitted in July 2016 by The Humane Society of the United States, Humane Society International, International Fund for Animal Welfare, the Center for Biological Diversity and The Fund for Animals.

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December 1st, 2016, 21:24:47 UTC +0000

Trumplandia: Utah Politician Who Opposes Public Lands Angles for Job Overseeing 247 Million Acres
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
He and the Bundy clan share the same desire to snatch public lands out of the hands of all Americans in order to benefit a few,” said Randi Spivak with the Center for Biological Diversity. “These lands are owned by all of us, and any attempt to take ...

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December 1st, 2016, 19:26:43 UTC +0000

Number of Species on Waiting List for Endangered Species Act Protection Drops to Lowest Level in History
Common Dreams (press release)
WASHINGTON - As a result of a pair of settlement agreements with the Center for Biological Diversity and WildEarth Guardians, the number of species on the waiting list for Endangered Species Act protection has dropped to the lowest level since the ...

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December 1st, 2016, 19:24:22 UTC +0000

TakePart

Environmentalists Tie Trump's Hands on Deep-Sea Mining
TakePart
Donald Trump is still seven weeks away from taking office, but when it comes to permitting the controversial practice of deep-sea mining, the incoming administration's hands are already tied. On Wednesday, the Center for Biological Diversity announced ...

 
December 1st, 2016, 18:42:42 UTC +0000

Number of Species on Waiting List for Endangered Species Act Protection Drops to Lowest Level in History
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— As a result of a pair of settlement agreements with the Center for Biological Diversity and WildEarth Guardians, the number of species on the waiting list for Endangered Species Act protection has dropped to the lowest level since the ...

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December 1st, 2016, 18:15:35 UTC +0000

eNews Park Forest

More Than 100 Scientists Urge Missouri to Ban Unlimited Commercial Trapping of Wild Turtles
eNews Park Forest
The letter follows an October announcement that the state will consider restricting commercial turtle collection, in response to a petition filed last summer by the Center for Biological Diversity and Great Rivers Environmental Law Center. “The nation ...

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December 1st, 2016, 18:15:35 UTC +0000

More Than 100 Scientists Urge Missouri to Ban Unlimited Commercial Trapping of Wild Turtles
eNews Park Forest
The letter follows an October announcement that the state will consider restricting commercial turtle collection, in response to a petition filed last summer by the Center for Biological Diversity and Great Rivers Environmental Law Center. “The nation ...

 
December 1st, 2016, 16:04:32 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

More Than 100 Scientists Urge Missouri to Ban Unlimited Commercial Trapping of Wild Turtles
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... state's wild turtles. The letter follows an October announcement that the state will consider restricting commercial turtle collection, in response to a petition filed last summer by the Center for Biological Diversity and Great Rivers ...

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December 1st, 2016, 08:21:52 UTC +0000

Public News Service

Conservation Groups Slam Nevada AG's Lawsuit to Limit Habitat Protections
Public News Service
Brett Hartl, endangered species policy director at the Center for Biological Diversity, called the lawsuit the first salvo in an assault on the Endangered Species Act. "The mindset of the Republican attorneys general is simply win a victory and weaken ...

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December 1st, 2016, 08:08:26 UTC +0000

Water Quality Concerns Raised Around Livermore Oil Operations
Livermore Independent
Last week, an internal email from the Center for Biological Diversity blasted the Livermore water injection plan and the state's preliminary approval of it, calling the Greenville Sands oil formation “the next aquifer state regulators will consider ...

 
November 30th, 2016, 19:03:30 UTC +0000

Republican Attorneys General File Lawsuit to Weaken Protections for Endangered Species' Critical Habitat
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity will intervene to defend against this lawsuit and make sure endangered species get the protection they need to avoid extinction and recover. “This attack on much-needed protections for endangered species habitat is ...

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November 30th, 2016, 17:14:29 UTC +0000

Settlement: Trump Administration Must Study Environmental Risks Before Approving Deep-sea Mining
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... the Trump administration approves any deep-sea mining projects it must conduct an in-depth analysis of the risks to wildlife and underwater ecosystems, according to a legal settlement filed today in response to a Center for Biological Diversity ...

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November 30th, 2016, 15:51:54 UTC +0000

SBC News

Monarch butterfly expert Lincoln Brower named fourth annual EO Wilson Award recipient for life's work, conservation ...
SBC News
The Center for Biological Diversity has announced it will present its fourth annual E.O. Wilson Award for Outstanding Science in Biodiversity Conservation to Sweet Briar research professor Lincoln Brower for six decades of work studying and protecting ...

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November 30th, 2016, 15:42:36 UTC +0000

US officials will review status of lesser prairie chicken
Aurora Sentinel
The population that straddles Kansas and Colorado, for example, may already be gone. So it's still very much losing ground,” said Noah Greenwald with the Center for Biological Diversity. The lesser prairie chicken's Great Plains habitat has shrunk by ...

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November 30th, 2016, 15:12:37 UTC +0000

Dozens of Scientists Urge Feds to Promote, Not Curtail, Red Wolf Recovery
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... to drive decisions on red wolf recovery — and the science is clear that scaling back this recovery program only puts these animals on a swifter path toward extinction,” said Jamie Pang, endangered species campaigner at the Center for Biological ...

 
November 30th, 2016, 15:12:37 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Monarch Butterfly Expert Lincoln Brower to Be Honored Friday With EO Wilson Award
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity on Friday, Dec. 2 will present its fourth annual E.O. Wilson Award for Outstanding Science in Biodiversity Conservation to Dr. Lincoln Brower, for his six decades of work studying and protecting monarch ...

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November 30th, 2016, 14:48:01 UTC +0000

USFWS Initiates Status Review for Lesser Prairie-Chicken
Lexology (registration)
The petition was filed by WildEarth Guardians, the Center for Biological Diversity, and Defenders of Wildlife on September 8, 2016. The Service will initiate a status review for the Lesser Prairie-Chicken, followed by a determination regarding whether ...

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November 29th, 2016, 23:49:39 UTC +0000

California Court Upholds Ban on State Ivory and Rhino Horn Trade
YubaNet
The Natural Resources Defense Council, Center for Biological Diversity, The Humane Society of the United States, International Fund for Animal Welfare and Wildlife Conservation Society intervened in the lawsuit on behalf of the state of California to ...

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November 29th, 2016, 21:56:15 UTC +0000

HSUS News

California court upholds ban on state ivory and rhino horn trade
HSUS News
The Natural Resources Defense Council, the Center for Biological Diversity, The Humane Society of the United States, the International Fund for Animal Welfare and the Wildlife Conservation Society intervened in the lawsuit on behalf of the State of ...

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November 29th, 2016, 21:31:00 UTC +0000

California Court Upholds Ban on State Ivory and Rhino Horn Trade
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Natural Resources Defense Council, Center for Biological Diversity, The Humane Society of the United States, International Fund for Animal Welfare and Wildlife Conservation Society intervened in the lawsuit on behalf of the state of California to ...

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November 29th, 2016, 20:58:52 UTC +0000

African Leopards One Step Closer to Endangered Species List, Protection From Trophy Hunters
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Leopards in Asia and northern Africa have long been recognized as endangered,” said Sarah Uhlemann, international program director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “And the United States must extend this same level of protection to all leopards ...

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November 29th, 2016, 19:48:07 UTC +0000

HSUS News

African leopards a step closer to endangered species list, protection from trophy hunters
HSUS News
Sarah Uhlemann, international program director at the Center for Biological Diversity, said: “Leopards in Asia and northern Africa have long been recognized as endangered, and the United States must extend this same level of protection to all leopards ...

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November 29th, 2016, 19:06:09 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Center Hires Southern California Engagement Director, Plans LA Office
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
LOS ANGELES— Marta A. Segura, a longtime civic leader on environmental and health issues in Los Angeles, has joined the Center for Biological Diversity as the organization's first Southern California engagement director. The Center also announced ...

 
November 29th, 2016, 18:49:11 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lesser Prairie Chicken Back on Track for Endangered Species Protection
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“With the strong protections of the Endangered Species Act, the lesser prairie chicken can be saved,” said Noah Greenwald, endangered species director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “We support efforts by farmers, ranchers and the oil and gas ...

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November 29th, 2016, 17:55:24 UTC +0000

eNews Park Forest

Endangered Species Mural at Standing Rock Supports Tribal Push to Protect Water, Sacred Land From Pipeline
eNews Park Forest
CANNON BALL, N.D.—(ENEWSPF)–November 29, 2016. In support of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe's campaign to protect their water and sacred grounds from the Dakota Access Pipeline, the Center for Biological Diversity and artist Roger Peet have ...

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November 29th, 2016, 17:52:08 UTC +0000

New Landmark Study: Tighter Pesticide Regulations Key to Reversing Pollinator Declines
Common Dreams (press release)
At the Center for Biological Diversity, we believe that the welfare of human beings is deeply linked to nature - to the existence in our world of a vast diversity of wild animals and plants. Because diversity has intrinsic value, and because its loss ...

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November 29th, 2016, 17:51:21 UTC +0000

eNews Park Forest

New Landmark Study: Tighter Pesticide Regulations Key to Reversing Pollinator Declines
eNews Park Forest
... and totally unsustainable addiction to pesticides,” said Kelsey Kopec, a native pollinator researcher at the Center for Biological Diversity. Seventy-five percent of food crops and nearly 90 percent of wild flowering plants are dependent on animal ...

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November 29th, 2016, 17:09:15 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

New Landmark Study: Tighter Pesticide Regulations Key to Reversing Pollinator Declines
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... is becoming clearer by the day: To save our butterflies and bees from extinction we must overcome our dangerous and totally unsustainable addiction to pesticides,” said Kelsey Kopec, a native pollinator researcher at the Center for Biological ...

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November 28th, 2016, 17:51:35 UTC +0000

Endangered Species Mural at Standing Rock Supports Tribal Push to Protect Water, Sacred Land From Pipeline
Common Dreams (press release)
CANNON BALL, N.D. - In support of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe's campaign to protect their water and sacred grounds from the Dakota Access Pipeline, the Center for Biological Diversity and artist Roger Peet have installed a mural of an endangered ...

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November 28th, 2016, 17:01:26 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Endangered Species Mural at Standing Rock Supports Tribal Push to Protect Water, Sacred Land From Pipeline
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
CANNON BALL, N.D.— In support of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe's campaign to protect their water and sacred grounds from the Dakota Access Pipeline, the Center for Biological Diversity and artist Roger Peet have installed a mural of an endangered ...

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November 26th, 2016, 21:45:32 UTC +0000

KTVL

Environmentalists want to stop logging on former state land
KTVL
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Three environmental groups are asking a federal judge to halt logging on 50 acres of former state forest land. The Capital Press (http://bit.ly/2ghaEQn ) reports that Cascadia Wildlands, Center for Biological Diversity and ...

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November 26th, 2016, 17:33:40 UTC +0000

No Endangered Species Act listing for Iliamna Lake's harbor seals
Arctic Sounder
The petition, filed by the Center for Biological Diversity, one of the most active and litigious environmental organizations in Alaska, argued Iliamna seals are "rare and unique" and at risk from several threats, including climate change and the ...

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November 26th, 2016, 08:44:03 UTC +0000

No Endangered Species Act listing for Iliamna Lake's harbor seals
Bristol Bay Times
The petition, filed by the Center for Biological Diversity, one of the most active and litigious environmental organizations in Alaska, argued Iliamna seals are "rare and unique" and at risk from several threats, including climate change and the ...

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November 25th, 2016, 12:16:34 UTC +0000

BLM just following the law with regard to leases
Aspen Daily News
But it's not really reflective of the conservation groups that adhere to a “keep it in the ground” mindset. The “too special” argument suggests that drilling might be OK elsewhere, but groups like the Center for Biological Diversity make no secret of ...

 
November 24th, 2016, 07:58:00 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Wildlife Habitat From Off-road Vehicle Park Expansion
Bay Area Indymedia
“This expansion will destroy habitat for rare wildlife and degrade air and water quality for neighboring communities,” said Aruna Prabhala, a staff attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. “At a time when climate change, drought and urban ...

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November 24th, 2016, 02:42:45 UTC +0000

Conservation group says feds took out endangered wolf
NewsWest9.com
The wolf is an endangered species and only there are only 97 of them in Arizona and New Mexico, according to the Center for Biological Diversity. The organization says the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service captured a gray wolf in east-central Arizona in ...

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November 24th, 2016, 02:38:53 UTC +0000

Conservation group says feds took out endangered wolf
KCBD-TV
The wolf is an endangered species and only there are only 97 of them in Arizona and New Mexico, according to the Center for Biological Diversity. The organization says the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service captured a gray wolf in east-central Arizona in ...

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November 24th, 2016, 02:07:08 UTC +0000

Conservation group says feds took out endangered wolf
Artesia Daily Press
The wolf is an endangered species and only there are only 97 of them in Arizona and New Mexico, according to the Center for Biological Diversity. The organization says the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service captured a gray wolf in east-central Arizona in ...

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November 24th, 2016, 00:51:50 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Wildlife Habitat From Off-road Vehicle Park Expansion
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This expansion will destroy habitat for rare wildlife and degrade air and water quality for neighboring communities,” said Aruna Prabhala, a staff attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. “At a time when climate change, drought and urban ...

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November 23rd, 2016, 23:18:48 UTC +0000

US Fish and Wildlife Service Removes Another Mexican Gray Wolf From Wild
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The Mexican gray wolf simply can't afford more animals being removed from the wild or even killed because of the occasional cattle loss,” said Michael Robinson of the Center for Biological Diversity. “The research shows that non-lethal efforts to ...

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November 23rd, 2016, 21:11:15 UTC +0000

Group sues over lack of info on shipping
Petroleum News
... Railroad Administration for failing to disclose the approval process for the Alaska Railroad's application for rail shipments of liquefied natural gas. Alaska Railroad would make the nation's first rail shipments of LNG. The Center for Biological ...

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November 23rd, 2016, 20:00:50 UTC +0000

Conservation Groups Ask BLM to Withdraw Oil and Gas Leasing Proposal
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
OKLAHOMA CITY— The Center for Biological Diversity and Sierra Club filed a letter Tuesday urging the Bureau of Land Management to cancel its proposed sale of nine oil and gas lease parcels in Oklahoma. The letter highlighted the increase in ...

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November 23rd, 2016, 18:23:02 UTC +0000

BLM Urged to Remove 3100 Acres of Texas Public Lands from Oil and Gas Lease Auction
Common Dreams (press release)
In their letter to BLM, the Center for Biological Diversity, Clean Water Action and Sierra Club raised concerns that oil and gas drilling and hydraulic fracturing or “fracking” on the lands would put dam infrastructure and drinking water supplies at ...

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November 23rd, 2016, 16:16:46 UTC +0000

BLM Urged to Remove 3100 Acres of Texas Public Lands from Oil and Gas Lease Auction
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
In their letter to BLM, the Center for Biological Diversity, Clean Water Action and Sierra Club raised concerns that oil and gas drilling and hydraulic fracturing or “fracking” on the lands would put dam infrastructure and drinking water supplies at ...

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November 23rd, 2016, 09:36:00 UTC +0000

Colorado Editorial Roundup
Myrtle Beach Sun News
But it's not really reflective of the conservation groups that adhere to a "keep it in the ground" mindset. The "too special" argument suggests that drilling might be OK elsewhere, but groups like the Center for Biological Diversity make no secret of ...

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November 23rd, 2016, 09:36:00 UTC +0000

Colorado Editorial Roundup
News & Observer
But it's not really reflective of the conservation groups that adhere to a "keep it in the ground" mindset. The "too special" argument suggests that drilling might be OK elsewhere, but groups like the Center for Biological Diversity make no secret of ...

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November 23rd, 2016, 09:35:59 UTC +0000

Colorado Editorial Roundup
Washington Times
But it's not really reflective of the conservation groups that adhere to a “keep it in the ground” mindset. The “too special” argument suggests that drilling might be OK elsewhere, but groups like the Center for Biological Diversity make no secret of ...

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November 23rd, 2016, 05:13:35 UTC +0000

Ventura County Reporter

RISKY BUSINESS | Trump victory sparks offshore fracking lawsuit
Ventura County Reporter
The Center for Biological Diversity and Wishtoyo Foundation have sued U.S. officials, alleging they have approved fracking in federal waters off California without sufficiently evaluating the risks. The suit highlights what they deem risks to the ...

 
November 23rd, 2016, 01:02:12 UTC +0000

Alaska Dispatch News

Group files suit over secrecy involving Alaska Railroad's LNG-shipping permit
Alaska Dispatch News
The Center for Biological Diversity, a group active in pursuing endangered species cases with federal agencies and the courts, said the railroad oversight agency failed to meet the group's request in February for information. The environmental group ...

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November 22nd, 2016, 21:57:21 UTC +0000

Group sues over lack of info in Alaska Railroad LNG project
PowerSource
The Alaska Railroad would make the nation's first rail shipments of LNG. The Center for Biological Diversity filed the lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Washington D.C. on Monday. Miyoko Sakashita, a senior attorney for the organization, said the ...

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November 22nd, 2016, 18:53:17 UTC +0000

Legal Action Taken to Preserve Protections for Extremely Rare Cave Dweller Near Austin
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
AUSTIN, Texas— Travis Audubon, the Center for Biological Diversity and Defenders of Wildlife filed a legal intervention today to preserve Endangered Species Act protections for the Bone Cave harvestman, a rare, spider-like animal found in Travis and ...

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November 22nd, 2016, 16:12:51 UTC +0000

Army Corps Urged to Move Quickly With Plan to Restore Everglades, Save Endangered Cape Sable Seaside Sparrow
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Center for Biological Diversity, Dr. Stuart Pimm, and former Park Service Scientist Sonny Bass today sent the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers a letter urging it to take steps proposed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to ...

 
November 22nd, 2016, 11:39:41 UTC +0000

Another lease sale, another challenge
Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
But it's not really reflective of the conservation groups that adhere to a “keep it in the ground” mindset. The “too special” argument suggests that drilling might be OK elsewhere, but groups like the Center for Biological Diversity make no secret of ...

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November 22nd, 2016, 11:34:40 UTC +0000

Another lease sale, another challenge
Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
But it's not really reflective of the conservation groups that adhere to a “keep it in the ground” mindset. The “too special” argument suggests that drilling might be OK elsewhere, but groups like the Center for Biological Diversity make no secret of ...

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