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July 30th, 2015, 15:48:20 MDT -0600

Sputnik International

Environmental Group Sues California Oil Agency for Breaking Fracking Laws
Sputnik International
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) is suing the California Division of Oil, Gas and Geothermal Resources for ignoring warnings on the dangers of hydraulic fracturing and resuming such activities, the group stated in a ...

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July 30th, 2015, 15:10:08 MDT -0600

Calif. Officials Ignored Fracking Effects Study, Enviros Say
Law360 (subscription)
Law360, New York (July 30, 2015, 5:06 PM ET) -- The Center for Biological Diversity on Thursday urged a state judge to block California oil and gas regulators from issuing hydraulic fracturing permits, claiming they ignored a state-ordered study that ...

 
July 30th, 2015, 13:59:10 MDT -0600

Kentucky Prison Project Opposed Over Threats to Endangered Wildlife, Water and ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
LETCHER COUNTY, Ky.— The Center for Biological Diversity and Human Rights Defense Center today sent letters urging the Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection and Department of Fish and Wildlife to oppose a new maximum-security prison in ...

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July 30th, 2015, 11:42:56 MDT -0600

Brown Administration Sued for Ignoring Risk Report on Fracking
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SACRAMENTO, Calif.— The Center for Biological Diversity sued California's scandal-plagued oil agency today for finalizing an inadequate environmental review of fracking eight days before the release of a state-mandated study showing that fracking and ...

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July 30th, 2015, 01:45:00 MDT -0600

Large Oil Slick Observed Off California Coast Near Santa Barbara
Bay Area Indymedia
“This new oil slick is another disturbing reminder of the ugly risks of offshore drilling,” said Kristen Monsell with the Center for Biological Diversity. “We're waiting for more information on the source of this sheen, but we already know that ...

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July 29th, 2015, 19:14:54 MDT -0600

9th Circuit Ensures Continuing Protection of Roadless Areas of Alaska's ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The roadless areas on the Tongass are important habitat for wildlife species found only in America's rainforest,” said Rebecca Noblin, Alaska director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “This decision protects some of the last remaining stands of ...

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July 29th, 2015, 19:10:31 MDT -0600

County Board of Supervisors deny environmentalists' Marina Point appeal
Big Bear Grizzly
The Friends of Big Bear Valley and Center for Biological Diversity filed a joint appeal in January following the county approval in December of the minor revision to the Marina Point project. On April 9, the county Planning Commission denied the appeal ...

 
July 29th, 2015, 16:57:35 MDT -0600

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Large Oil Slick Observed Off California Coast Near Santa Barbara
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This new oil slick is another disturbing reminder of the ugly risks of offshore drilling,” said Kristen Monsell with the Center for Biological Diversity. “We're waiting for more information on the source of this sheen, but we already know that ...

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July 29th, 2015, 15:41:14 MDT -0600

United Nations: Human Population Will Hit 11 Billion by 2100
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“It's no coincidence that we're in the middle of a mass wildlife extinction crisis right as the world's human population is going through the roof,” said Leigh Moyer, the Center for Biological Diversity's population organizer. “The more people you add ...

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July 29th, 2015, 17:26:13 MDT -0600

New: Large Oil Slick Observed Off California Coast Near Santa Barbara ...
Berkeley Daily Planet
“This new oil slick is another disturbing reminder of the ugly risks of offshore drilling,” said Kristen Monsell with the Center for Biological Diversity. “We're waiting for more information on the source of this sheen, but we already know that ...

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July 29th, 2015, 10:24:05 MDT -0600

Care2.com

Meet Don Young, Endangered Animals' Biggest Enemy in Congress
Care2.com
The Center for Biological Diversity just released a report that showed how the U.S. Congress has increased its legislative attacks against endangered species by 600 percent this year. Between the mid-1990s and 2010, Congress considered an average of ...

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July 28th, 2015, 18:17:00 MDT -0600

Analysis: Republican Attacks on Endangered Species Up 600 Percent Per Year
Bay Area Indymedia
... the past five years, Republicans in Congress have launched 164 attacks on the Endangered Species Act — a 600 percent increase in the rate of annual attacks over the previous 15 years, according to a new analysis by the Center for Biological Diversity.

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July 28th, 2015, 18:14:00 MDT -0600

Organizations Sue Mendocino County in Response to Wildlife Services Contract ...
Bay Area Indymedia
”Unfortunately, despite the county's promise to consider nonlethal alternatives that are better for wildlife and taxpayers, county supervisors decided to do an end run around the law,” said Amy Atwood of the Center for Biological Diversity. “They have ...

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July 28th, 2015, 08:11:56 MDT -0600

Analysis: Republican Attacks on Endangered Species Up 600 Percent Per Year
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... the past five years, Republicans in Congress have launched 164 attacks on the Endangered Species Act — a 600 percent increase in the rate of annual attacks over the previous 15 years, according to a new analysis by the Center for Biological Diversity.

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July 28th, 2015, 09:57:00 MDT -0600

Analysis: Republican Attacks on Endangered Species Up 600 Percent Per Year
eNews Park Forest
Over the past five years, Republicans in Congress have launched 164 attacks on the Endangered Species Act — a 600 percent increase in the rate of annual attacks over the previous 15 years, according to a new analysis by the Center for Biological ...

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July 28th, 2015, 09:57:00 MDT -0600

Analysis: Republican Attacks on Endangered Species Up 600 Percent Per Year
eNews Park Forest
Over the past five years, Republicans in Congress have launched 164 attacks on the Endangered Species Act — a 600 percent increase in the rate of annual attacks over the previous 15 years, according to a new analysis by the Center for Biological ...

 
July 28th, 2015, 08:00:58 MDT -0600

Al Jazeera America

Report: Lawmakers take aim at Endangered Species Act after Citizens United
Al Jazeera America
The Endangered Species Act (ESA) is under threat this year from a record number of bills and legislative riders that could undermine protections for dozens of species, according to a report released Tuesday by the Center for Biological Diversity.

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July 27th, 2015, 17:01:51 MDT -0600

Animal Protection, Conservation Organizations Sue Mendocino County in Response ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
”Unfortunately, despite the county's promise to consider nonlethal alternatives that are better for wildlife and taxpayers, county supervisors decided to do an end run around the law,” said Amy Atwood of the Center for Biological Diversity. “They have ...

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July 27th, 2015, 08:52:15 MDT -0600

Speak for Wolves August 7-9, 2015 set to take place in West Yellowstone, Montana
The Wildlife News
7:00pm Screening of OR-7 the Journey with filmmaker Clemens Schenk. Amaroq Weiss of the Center for Biological Diversity will be part of the Q&A session following the film. Tickets cost $10 and can be bought online at ...

 
July 26th, 2015, 01:33:45 MDT -0600

SitNews

Groups Petition for Emergency Action to Save Southeast Alaska Wolves
SitNews
The six organizations that submitted the letters to agencies are Cascadia Wildlands, the Center for Biological Diversity, Greenpeace, The Boat Company, the Greater Southeast Alaska Conservation Community and the Alaska Wildlife Alliance. Following up ...

 
July 25th, 2015, 19:39:21 MDT -0600

EPA to study effects of Roundup on 1500 endangered species
Summit Daily News
The study is the result of a settlement between the EPA and the Center for Biological Diversity after it sued the agency in 2007 for violating the Endangered Species Act. The ESA requires consultation for any federal action likely to jeopardize the ...

 
July 25th, 2015, 11:32:44 MDT -0600

Obama Administration Announces New Restrictions on Domestic Ivory Sales to ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“We're thrilled the Obama administration has taken this important step to reduce the domestic trade in ivory,” said Tara Easter, a scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The United States has one of the largest markets for ivory in the ...

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July 24th, 2015, 15:43:25 MDT -0600

Center for Biological Diversity criticizes EPA's voluntary natural gas ...
EP News Wire
The Center for Biological Diversity issued a release on Thursday criticizing the Environmental Protection Agency's new Natural Gas STAR Methane Challenge Program, which is on a voluntary basis, arguing that agency should instead be employing ...

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July 24th, 2015, 11:48:52 MDT -0600

AlterNet

Is the Los Angeles Water Supply Being Poisoned?
AlterNet
On Thursday, the Center for Biological Diversity urged California officials to release results from an investigation into thousands of oil industry injection wells in the Los Angeles area that may be contaminating water and threatening public health ...

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July 24th, 2015, 02:03:56 MDT -0600

Groups want hunting season suspended for rare wolves
Juneau Empire (subscription)
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The estimated population in the mid-1990s was 250 to 350 animals. The estimated wolf population last fall was 89, the groups said, with no ...

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July 24th, 2015, 00:36:27 MDT -0600

Groups want hunting season suspended for rare Alaska wolves
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The groups say large-scale logging fragments forests and reduces carrying capacity for Sitka black-tailed deer, the wolves' prey.

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July 23rd, 2015, 17:14:02 MDT -0600

Groups want hunting season suspended for rare Alaska wolves
Times Daily
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The estimated population in the mid-1990s was 250 to 350 animals. The estimated wolf population last fall was 89, the groups said, with no ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 16:10:37 MDT -0600

Court Order Sought to Force Disclosure of California Pesticide Spraying
Bay Area Indymedia
The lawsuit and preliminary injunction request were filed by the Center for Biological Diversity, Environmental Working Group, California Environmental Health Initiative, MOMS Advocating Sustainability, Center for Food Safety, City of Berkeley ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 15:58:00 MDT -0600

Thousands of LA-area Oil Wells Under State Investigation for Pollution Dangers
Bay Area Indymedia
LOS ANGELES— The Center for Biological Diversity today urged California officials to release results from an investigation into thousands of oil industry injection wells in the Los Angeles area that may be contaminating water and threatening public ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 15:57:51 MDT -0600

Voluntary EPA Program Won't Curb Oil and Gas Industry's Massive Methane Pollution
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Coddling the oil and gas industry with another voluntary program won't curb the massive methane emissions cooking our climate,” said Vera Pardee of the Center for Biological Diversity. “The Obama administration must regulate this dangerous pollutant ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 14:40:05 MDT -0600

Groups want hunting season suspended for rare Alaska wolves
Ktoo
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The groups say large-scale logging fragments forests and reduces carrying capacity for Sitka black-tailed deer, the prey of the wolves. The U ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 14:27:06 MDT -0600

KTVA.com - Alaska News and Weather

Groups want hunting season suspended for rare Alaska wolves
KTVA.com - Alaska News and Weather
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The groups say large-scale logging fragments forests and reduces carrying capacity for Sitka black-tailed deer, the prey of the wolves. The U ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 14:09:34 MDT -0600

Groups want hunting season suspended for rare Alaska wolves
Alaska Dispatch News
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The estimated population in the mid-1990s was 250 to 350 animals. The estimated wolf population last fall was 89, the groups said, with no ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 14:03:52 MDT -0600

Groups want hunting season suspended for rare Alaska wolves
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The estimated population in the mid-1990s was 250 to 350 animals. The estimated wolf population last fall was 89, the groups said, with no ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 13:59:32 MDT -0600

Thousands of LA-area Oil Wells Under State Investigation for Pollution Dangers
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
LOS ANGELES— The Center for Biological Diversity today urged California officials to release results from an investigation into thousands of oil industry injection wells in the Los Angeles area that may be contaminating water and threatening public ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 13:52:14 MDT -0600

Groups want hunting season suspended for rare Alaska wolves
Juneau Empire (subscription)
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The groups say large-scale logging fragments forests and reduces carrying capacity for Sitka black-tailed deer, the prey of the wolves. The U ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 17:20:39 MDT -0600

Groups want hunting season suspended for rare Alaska wolves
Moulton Advertiser
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The estimated population in the mid-1990s was 250 to 350 animals. The estimated wolf population last fall was 89, the groups said, with no ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 13:08:02 MDT -0600

Groups want hunting season suspended for rare Alaska wolves
KFQD
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The groups say large-scale logging fragments forests and reduces carrying capacity for Sitka black-tailed deer, the prey of the wolves. The U ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 17:14:45 MDT -0600

Groups want hunting season suspended for rare Alaska wolves
The Decatur Daily
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The estimated population in the mid-1990s was 250 to 350 animals. The estimated wolf population last fall was 89, the groups said, with no ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 12:52:16 MDT -0600

Groups want hunting season suspended for rare Alaska wolves
Washington Times
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The estimated population in the mid-1990s was 250 to 350 animals. The estimated wolf population last fall was 89, the groups said, with no ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 12:35:53 MDT -0600

Conservation groups want hunting, trapping seasons suspended for rare ...
The Tribune
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The estimated population in the mid-1990s was 250 to 350 animals. The estimated wolf population last fall was 89, the groups said, with no ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 12:28:34 MDT -0600

Conservation groups want hunting, trapping seasons suspended for rare ...
Daily Journal
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The estimated population in the mid-1990s was 250 to 350 animals. The estimated wolf population last fall was 89, the groups said, with no ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 12:28:27 MDT -0600

Conservation groups want hunting, trapping seasons suspended for rare ...
Greenfield Daily Reporter
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The estimated population in the mid-1990s was 250 to 350 animals. The estimated wolf population last fall was 89, the groups said, with no ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 11:52:24 MDT -0600

Groups Petition for Emergency Action to Save Alaska Wolves
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Alexander Archipelago wolves are one-of-a-kind, and once they're gone, they're not coming back,” said Rebecca Noblin, Alaska director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “We have to protect the few remaining wolves on Prince of Wales Island right ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 10:13:34 MDT -0600

Center for Biological Diversity: Obama Imperils Arctic, Ignores Public Outcry ...
eNews Park Forest
The risks of a devastating oil spill in this harsh environment are just too great, particularly for a company with such poor performance record,” said Center for Biological Diversity Alaska Director Rebecca Noblin. “This is a reckless move by a country ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 12:35:59 MDT -0600

Conservation groups want hunting, trapping seasons suspended for rare ...
The Republic
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The estimated population in the mid-1990s was 250 to 350 animals. The estimated wolf population last fall was 89, the groups said, with no ...

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July 23rd, 2015, 12:35:24 MDT -0600

Groups want hunting season suspended for rare Alaska wolves
WRAL.com
Greenpeace and the Center for Biological Diversity petitioned to list the wolves as endangered in August 2011. The estimated population in the mid-1990s was 250 to 350 animals. The estimated wolf population last fall was 89, the groups said, with no ...

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July 22nd, 2015, 17:33:00 MDT -0600

Obama Imperils Arctic, Ignores Public Outcry by Approving Shell's Drilling Permits
Bay Area Indymedia
The risks of a devastating oil spill in this harsh environment are just too great, particularly for a company with such poor performance record,” said Center for Biological Diversity Alaska Director Rebecca Noblin. “This is a reckless move by a country ...

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July 22nd, 2015, 15:40:00 MDT -0600

Green groups challenge Obama water rule in court
The Hill
The Center for Biological Diversity's lawsuit centers around a rule provision that protects small water bodies if they are within 4,000 feet of a stream or river. Water beyond that limit is not protected, and the group argued that could put some ...

 
July 22nd, 2015, 14:49:18 MDT -0600

Obama Imperils Arctic, Ignores Public Outcry by Approving Shell's Drilling Permits
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The risks of a devastating oil spill in this harsh environment are just too great, particularly for a company with such poor performance record,” said Center for Biological Diversity Alaska Director Rebecca Noblin. “This is a reckless move by a country ...

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July 22nd, 2015, 10:40:35 MDT -0600

Agencies Promoting Delta Water Diversions Asked to Correct Tunnel Vision
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Now the so-called 'California Water Fix' has abandoned any pretense of habitat protection,” said Jeff Miller with the Center for Biological Diversity. “This disastrous water-export plan will hand over massive diversion tunnels to corporate agribusiness ...

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July 22nd, 2015, 09:54:42 MDT -0600

Lawsuit Challenges Loopholes in New EPA Rule Exempting Wetlands and Streams ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The coalition, represented by Earthrise Law Center, Lewis & Clark Law School's environmental litigation clinic, and Stanford Law School's Environmental Law Clinic, includes Waterkeeper Alliance, the Center for Biological Diversity, the Center for Food ...

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July 22nd, 2015, 01:04:07 MDT -0600

Bend Bulletin

Group demands dam changes on Deschutes to protect spotted frog
Bend Bulletin
A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a 60-day notice of intent ...

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July 21st, 2015, 23:27:09 MDT -0600

KOLO

Group Demands Change in Dam Operations to Protect Frog
KOLO
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) - A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 17:18:11 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
Daily Astorian
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 17:16:57 MDT -0600

Bend Bulletin

Group demands dam changes on Deschutes to protect spotted frog
Bend Bulletin
A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a 60-day notice of intent ...

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July 21st, 2015, 17:01:55 MDT -0600

Center for Biological Diversity Reports Approval Withdrawn for Placer Mine in ...
Sierra Sun Times
“We're grateful that Director Kenna made the right decision to reverse this decision on the Dragonfly mining project,” said Ileene Anderson, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “The wildlife and irreplaceable cultural sites in ...

 
July 21st, 2015, 17:01:54 MDT -0600

Group demands change in operations for 2 Deschutes River dams to protect ...
The Tribune
GRANTS PASS, Oregon — A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 16:47:13 MDT -0600

Group demands change in Crane Prairie, Wickiup dam operations
KTVZ
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 16:46:00 MDT -0600

Group demands change in operations for 2 Deschutes River dams to protect ...
The Republic
GRANTS PASS, Oregon — A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 15:25:00 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
KTVZ
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 14:37:43 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
Houston Chronicle (subscription)
Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a 60-day notice of intent to sue the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. The notice says the bureau draws down the water Crane Prairie and Wickiup reservoirs too quickly in spring, stranding frog ...

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July 21st, 2015, 14:25:00 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
Monterey County Herald
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 14:17:20 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
NBC Right Now
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) - A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 14:13:21 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
KSBY San Luis Obispo News
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) - A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 14:07:43 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
KHQ Right Now
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) - A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 12:39:58 MDT -0600

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Deschutes River Oregon Spotted Frogs From Damaging ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
PORTLAND, Ore.— The Center for Biological Diversity today submitted a formal notice of intent to sue the Bureau of Reclamation over operation and maintenance of the Crane Prairie and Wickiup dams, which are harming the Oregon spotted frog on the ...

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July 21st, 2015, 16:46:00 MDT -0600

Group demands change in operations for 2 Deschutes River dams to protect ...
Greenfield Daily Reporter
Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a 60-day notice of intent to sue the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. The notice says the bureau draws down the water Crane Prairie and Wickiup reservoirs too quickly in spring, stranding frog ...

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July 21st, 2015, 15:25:31 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
Lebanon Express
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 15:21:42 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
Albany Democrat Herald
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 15:18:13 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
Longview Daily News
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 15:15:13 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
Corvallis Gazette Times
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 15:08:45 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
Porterville Recorder
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 14:29:03 MDT -0600

Group demands change in operations for 2 Deschutes River dams to protect ...
Daily Journal
GRANTS PASS, Oregon — A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 14:27:31 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
The Olympian
A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a 60-day notice of intent ...

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July 21st, 2015, 14:27:00 MDT -0600

KVAL

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
KVAL
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 10:10:59 MDT -0600

Approval Withdrawn for Placer Mine in Mojave Desert
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“We're grateful that Director Kenna made the right decision to reverse this decision on the Dragonfly mining project,” said Ileene Anderson, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “The wildlife and irreplaceable cultural sites in ...

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July 21st, 2015, 14:14:51 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
San Jose Mercury News
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 14:14:27 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
KTVN
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) - A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 21st, 2015, 14:13:02 MDT -0600

Group demands change in dam operations to protect frog
Washington Times
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) - A conservation group demands a change in operations at two irrigation dams on the upper Deschutes River to protect the Oregon spotted frog, a threatened species. Center for Biological Diversity announced Tuesday it has filed a ...

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July 19th, 2015, 10:41:56 MDT -0600

Miami Herald (blog)

Condoms spread the message about endangered species
Miami Herald (blog)
The goal, says the Center for Biological Diversity, is "to help volunteers start the conversation about the impact of runaway human population growth on polar bears, monarch butterflies and other imperiled wildlife." The actual condoms don't have the ...

 
July 19th, 2015, 09:47:42 MDT -0600

The San Francisco Appeal

Demonstrators Launch Kayaks in Bay to Protest Potential Arctic Oil Drilling
The San Francisco Appeal
About 40 people kayaked in San Francisco Bay today to protest the potential for oil drilling this summer in the Arctic, according to the Center for Biological Diversity. The protest started at about 1 p.m. at Pier 40 in San Francisco and also included ...

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July 17th, 2015, 18:13:08 MDT -0600

SCVNEWS.com

L.A. County Sued Over AV Growth Plan; Covers 20000 Tejon Homes
SCVNEWS.com
The environmental group Center for Biological Diversity said it has filed a laswuit to block the implementation of Los Angeles County's Antelope Valley Area Plan, approved by the Board of Supervisors June 16. The equivalent of the “One Valley One ...

 
July 17th, 2015, 12:44:00 MDT -0600

Oil Train Derailment in Montana Closes Highway, Forces Evacuations
Bay Area Indymedia
“This derailment is only the latest reminder that the dangers of transporting crude by rail are magnified by the lack of equipment and training available to local emergency workers,” said Jared Margolis, an attorney at the Center for Biological ...

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July 17th, 2015, 11:00:08 MDT -0600

Oil Train Derailment in Montana Closes Highway, Forces Evacuations
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This derailment is only the latest reminder that the dangers of transporting crude by rail are magnified by the lack of equipment and training available to local emergency workers,” said Jared Margolis, an attorney at the Center for Biological ...

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July 17th, 2015, 09:28:51 MDT -0600

High Country News

EPA to study effects of Roundup on 1500 endangered species
High Country News
The study is the result of a settlement between the EPA and the Center for Biological Diversity after it sued the agency in 2007 for violating the Endangered Species Act. The ESA requires consultation for any federal action likely to jeopardize the ...

 
July 17th, 2015, 04:11:19 MDT -0600

Greens Demand Plan for Coho Salmon
Courthouse News Service
The Center for Biological Diversity says the Fisheries Service and Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker are required to develop a plan under the Endangered Species Act. They should have created a recovery plan within 2½ years of the May 2008 listing of ...

 
July 16th, 2015, 17:55:38 MDT -0600

Lawsuit Challenges Los Angeles County's Antelope Valley Growth Plans
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center's lawsuit contends that the county violated the California Environmental Quality Act when it approved the new Antelope Valley Area Plan. The Center for Biological Diversity is a national, nonprofit conservation organization with more than ...

 
July 16th, 2015, 16:28:50 MDT -0600

Deep-sea Mining Regulations Need Stronger Environmental Protections
Bay Area Indymedia
The Center for Biological Diversity, which recently sued the United States government for issuing deep-sea mining permits that circumvent the ISA's nascent environmental review process, warns that the current push to start strip-mining the ocean floor ...

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July 16th, 2015, 15:14:49 MDT -0600

Deep-sea Mining Regulations Need Stronger Environmental Protections
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity, which recently sued the United States government for issuing deep-sea mining permits that circumvent the ISA's nascent environmental review process, warns that the current push to start strip-mining the ocean floor ...

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July 16th, 2015, 12:16:22 MDT -0600

OregonLive.com

Still no recovery plan for coho salmon, advocacy groups sue NOAA
OregonLive.com
Adult coho salmon spawning in the Tillamook State Forest. Oregon Wild and the Center for Biological Diversity have opened a lawsuit against the National Marine Fisheries Service for failing to produce a recovery plan for the Oregon coastal coho, which ...

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July 15th, 2015, 19:12:48 MDT -0600

Enviros Ask DC Circ. To Force FWS To Protect Lizard
Law360 (subscription)
In urging the court to overturn the D.C. district court's September 2014 ruling, the Center for Biological Diversity and Defenders of Wildlife said that FWS' decision not to list the lizard was based on a last-minute deal with oil and gas operators and ...

 
July 15th, 2015, 18:23:32 MDT -0600

Court Challenge Filed to Recover Oregon Coast Coho Salmon
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
PORTLAND, Ore.— The Center for Biological Diversity and Oregon Wild today filed a court challenge against the National Marine Fisheries Service over its failure to develop a recovery plan for Oregon coast coho salmon. Despite the fact that the fish ...

 
July 15th, 2015, 16:23:00 MDT -0600

NEA Opposes California's Phillips 66 Oil-train Project Over Risks to Students
Bay Area Indymedia
“Teachers across America want San Luis Obispo's dangerous oil-train project stopped in its tracks,” said Valerie Love with the Center for Biological Diversity. “County officials must understand that approving this facility would endanger hundreds of ...

 
July 14th, 2015, 16:12:14 MDT -0600

Rep. Pearce's Anti-wolf Bill Draws Protesters
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity is a national, nonprofit conservation organization with more than 900,000 members and online activists dedicated to the protection of endangered species and wild places. The Southwest Environmental Center works to ...

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July 14th, 2015, 12:05:46 MDT -0600

Long Beach Protest Targets First Offshore Fracking in California Waters Since 2013
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The protest, organized by the Center for Biological Diversity, Stop Fracking Long Beach and South Bay 350, will urge city council members to halt plans for nine new fracks near Long Beach. The new offshore fracks, which would begin in August and ...

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July 11th, 2015, 00:12:00 MDT -0600

Increased Wildlife Protections Secured for California Solar Flats Project in ...
Bay Area Indymedia
MONTEREY, Calif.— Conservation groups have reached an agreement with the First Solar, Inc. to provide additional conservation protections to wild lands and wildlife as part of construction of the California Flats Solar Project, a proposed 280-megawatt ...

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July 11th, 2015, 00:12:00 MDT -0600

Increased Wildlife Protections Secured for California Solar Flats Project in ...
Bay Area Indymedia
MONTEREY, Calif.— Conservation groups have reached an agreement with the First Solar, Inc. to provide additional conservation protections to wild lands and wildlife as part of construction of the California Flats Solar Project, a proposed 280-megawatt ...

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July 10th, 2015, 18:31:11 MDT -0600

Increased Wildlife Protections Secured for California Solar Flats Project in ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The conservation groups in the agreement are Audubon California, California Native Plant Society, the Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of Wildlife and the Sierra Club. “First Solar and the conservation organizations worked constructively in ...

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July 10th, 2015, 14:19:52 MDT -0600

Condoms to explain impact of population growth on animals
Tifton Gazette
Leigh Moyer of the Center for Biological Diversity says it's imperative to discuss preserving marshland from development and urban sprawl. According to the National Wildlife Federation, the cranes nearly went extinct because of habitat loss and hunting.

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