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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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USDA: Escaped, Highly Invasive GE Grass Poses No Environmental Harm
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity is a national, nonprofit conservation organization with 1.1 million members and online activists dedicated to the protection of endangered species and wild places. Center for Food Safety's mission is to empower ...

 

Fox News

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 ...
Jaguar seen on Fort Huachuca trail camera - Tucson News NowTucson News Now
New jaguar roams Southern Arizona, photo indicatesArizona Daily Star
Jaguar spotted near Sierra VistaABC15 Arizona

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Center for Biological Diversity Statement on Election of Donald Trump
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Donald Trump is a disaster for public lands, wildlife and climate. But America is a nation of laws, not men, and virtually all his environment-destroying policies run contrary to our nation's bedrock environmental laws. In the face of Trump's ...

 

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Dozens of Demonstrators Stage Mock Auction in Salt Lake City to Protest BLM Online Oil, Gas Lease Auction
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“For the sake of ourselves, our children and our planet we need to move swiftly away from fossil fuels and embrace clean, renewable energy,” said Valerie Love of the Center for Biological Diversity. “We can't afford to develop new sources of dirty ...

 

Washington Post

Trump Nominates Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Oil Industry to Head EPA
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Pruitt is a wholly owned subsidiary of the oil industry," said Kassie Siegel, director of the Center for Biological Diversity's Climate Law Institute. “Nominating him to lead the agency that protects our air, water and climate from pollution is like ...
Greens to Trump pick: 'Let the battle begin'Environment & Energy Publishing
Donald Trump Confirms Climate Science Denier and Fossil Fuel Industry 'Stenographer' Scott Pruitt to Lead EPADeSmog (blog)
Trump Picks Scott Pruitt, Climate Change Denialist, to Lead EPANew York Times
National Review -Washington Post -Politico
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EPA Approves Use of Dangerous Herbicide Dicamba on GE Crops
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Once again the EPA is allowing for staggering increases in pesticide use that will undoubtedly harm our nation's most imperiled plants and animals,” said Nathan Donley, a scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Iconic species like ...
Monsanto wins EPA approval for dicamba-based weed killerDigital Journal

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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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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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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 ...
African leopards a step closer to endangered species list, protection from trophy huntersHSUS News
Lesser prairie chicken worth protecting; oil profits, not so muchTopeka Capital Journal (blog)
US officials will review status of lesser prairie chickenAurora Sentinel
Environment & Energy Publishing -Lexology (registration)
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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 ...
Rebounding California gray wolf holds onto protection 5 years after moving in from OregonThe Register-Guard
California Releases Plan for Gray Wolf RecoveryKCET

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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 ...
Endangered Species Mural at Standing Rock Supports Tribal Push to Protect Water, Sacred Land From PipelineBay Area Indymedia
When the Dakota Access Pipeline burstsIntercontinental Cry

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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 ...

 

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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.
Supervisors approve new Grapevine-area community | News ...The Bakersfield Californian

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As Commercial Crab Season Opens, Fishermen Urged to Implement Gear Modifications to Prevent Whale Entanglements
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
OAKLAND, Calif.— As the commercial Dungeness crab season opens in California Nov. 15, the Center for Biological Diversity is urging fishermen to comply with recommended gear modifications to help reduce the risk of whale entanglements. The season's ...

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Lawsuit Challenges Secrecy of First Liquefied Natural Gas by Rail Project in United States
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity submitted a Freedom of Information Act request for those documents back in February and today sued the Administration for its failure to respond with relevant documents or information. “The public deserves to know ...
Group sues over lack of info in Alaska Railroad LNG projectThe Seattle Times

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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 ...
Monarch butterfly expert Lincoln Brower named fourth annual EO Wilson Award recipient for life's work, conservation ...SBC News

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Trump's New Interior Department Transition Team Leader Believes Burning Fossil Fuels Is a 'Moral' Imperative; Has ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Any attempt to open up America's public lands to increased fracking, drilling and extraction will be met with a wall of public resistance. That's the real moral imperative.” The Center for Biological Diversity is a national, nonprofit conservation ...

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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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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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Thousands United Nationally to Stop Dakota Access Pipeline
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Taylor McKinnon with the Center for Biological Diversity: “The Dakota Access Pipeline is a dangerous affront on Indigenous rights and our collective water and climate futures. We stand in solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux tribe and all sacred ...

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$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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Pro-pesticide Trade Group Urges EPA to Ignore Science on Dangerous Neurotoxin Chlorpyrifos, Keep Pesticide on ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
We urge the EPA to deny Crop Life's petition and move forward with its action to ban this toxic pesticide in food.” The Center for Biological Diversity is a national, nonprofit conservation organization with 1.1 million members and online activists ...

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News24

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 ...
Conservation groups slam lawsuit on habitat protectionsElko Daily Free Press

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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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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 ...

 

Center for Biological Diversity: Public Lands Bills Would Strip Federal Regulation of Fossil Fuels, Give Away 7 ...
eNews Park Forest
WASHINGTON—(ENEWSPF)–November 15, 2016. The Center for Biological Diversity today condemned three bills being considered in the lame-duck session of Congress that would strip federal regulation from all forms of energy production on America's ...

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$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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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lawsuit Launched to Prompt 'Endangered' Status for African Elephants
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity filed a notice of intent today to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for failing to protect Africa's two gravely imperiled elephant species as “endangered.” Unprecedented poaching for ivory and ...
Idaho wolf management expected to be unchanged under new presidentIdaho Mountain Express and Guide

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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 ...

 
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