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Update on the Center for Biological Diversity Emergency Petition
Wall Street Journal
The USFWS has reviewed the petition filed by the Center for Biological Diversity on January 31, 2014 (the "Petition") and has concluded that there is no imminent threat to the snail that would cause them to believe an emergency listing is required.

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(PR) Update on the Center for Biological Diversity Emergency Petition
Wall Street Journal
The USFWS has reviewed the petition filed by the Center for Biological Diversity on January 31, 2014 (the "Petition") and has concluded that there is no imminent threat to the snail that would cause them to believe an emergency listing is required.

 

Center for Biological Diversity on Decision Delayed on Controversial Keystone ...
eNews Park Forest
“Every day this pipeline doesn't get built is a day that our climate is healthier and wildlife in the pipeline's path are safer,” said Bill Snape, senior counsel at the Center for Biological Diversity. “I hope this delay will give the Obama ...

 

Ikea Introduces Meatless Meatball, Highlights Need for More Corporate Action ...
eNews Park Forest
So I'm happy to see Ikea taking action with its most popular menu item,” said Stephanie Feldstein, population and sustainability director at the Center for Biological Diversity, which recently launched a campaign to reduce meat consumption. “So often ...

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Washington Post

Rancher inspects cattle after showdown with fed
Washington Post
The BLM “is allowing a freeloading rancher and armed thugs to seize hundreds of thousands of acres of the people's land as their own,” said Rob Mrowka, a senior scientist for the Center for Biological Diversity. “It's backing down in the face of ...
Federal Agencies Capitulate to Armed Militia: Allow Rancher to Run Trespass ...Bay Area Indymedia
BLM to Pursue Effort to End Dispute with RancherWILX-TV
'We Won The Battle': Nevada Cattle Ranchers Proclaim Victory Over Federal ...Huffington Post
TheBlaze.com
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Rally to Save California Wolves, Wildlife Set for Wednesday in Ventura
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
VENTURA, Calif.— Dozens of local residents and activists from the Center for Biological Diversity and allies will rally Wednesday morning in Ventura to voice their support for protecting gray wolves under the California Endangered Species Act and for ...

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

 

Mother Nature Network

Alligator Snapping Turtle More Critically Endangered Than Once Thought
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
ATLANTA— The Center for Biological Diversity notified the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today of new research revealing that the alligator snapping turtle, known to grow to 200 pounds and live almost 100 years, is actually three species and therefore ...
Study: Snapping turtles even more at riskFlorida Today
Alligator snapping turtle rarer than once thoughtSavannah Morning News
Alligator Snapping Turtles, the Dinosaurs of the Turtle World, Are Actually 3 ...Scientific American (blog)

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Bay Area Indymedia

California Wolf-protection Decision Postponed 90 Days by Commission
Bay Area Indymedia
gray_wolf_northern_rockie... “This is a huge victory for gray wolves who are clearly trying to return to California where they lived for generations,” said Amaroq Weiss, West Coast wolf organizer for the Center for Biological Diversity. “It gives me ...
California gray wolf protections mulled amid hunts elsewhereChristian Science Monitor
Fish and Game Commission delays wolf endangered listing decisionSiskiyou Daily News
California mulls wolf listing amid hunts elsewhereThe Detroit News
Casper Star-Tribune Online -Public News Service -Jobs & Hire
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Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for Rare Turtles and Salamanders in ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
BOSTON— The Center for Biological Diversity filed a formal notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today for failing to determine whether five increasingly rare northeastern amphibians and reptiles warrant consideration for ...

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MiamiHerald.com

Roundup of Trespassing Cattle Begins in Nevada Desert
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... federal judges have said the BLM has the right and duty to remove cattle trespassing in the Gold Butte area to protect desert tortoises and other imperiled species,” said Rob Mrowka, a Nevada-based senior scientist with the Center for Biological ...
Environmental groups comment on Bundy cattle roundupElko Daily Free Press
Feds start rounding up Bundy's cattle in southeastern Clark CountyLas Vegas Review-Journal
Confrontation between ranchers, federal officials ends in arrestDesert Valley Times

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

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44000 Endangered Species Condoms Given Away to Celebrate 44th Earth Day
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
TUCSON, Ariz.— In honor of the 44th Earth Day celebration, the Center for Biological Diversity is distributing 44,000 free Endangered Species Condoms across the country. The condoms will be given away next week by more than 500 volunteers in all 50 ...

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AmmoLand.com

Group plans to sue BLM over species protection
The Desert Sun
The Center for Biological Diversity, the Sierra Club, Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility and Desert Survivors sent two letters to federal agencies on Monday, accusing the BLM of violating the Endangered Species Act by failing to submit ...
Federal Court Rejects Industry Lawsuit to Stop Landmark Endangered Species ...eNews Park Forest
Groups Plan To Sue Over Agency Negligence On Desert Tortoise, Other WildlifeKCET
Nearly 500000 More Americans Speak Out Against Federal Plan to Strip Wolves ...YubaNet (press release)

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Lawsuit Seeks Vastly Expanded Habitat Protections for East Coast's Most ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Humane Society of the United States, the Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of Wildlife and Whale and Dolphin Conservation filed the case in federal court in Boston. Only about 450 North Atlantic right whales exist today, making them one of ...
Lawsuit demands 50000 square mile Atlantic whale sanctuaryThe Ecologist

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

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San Angelo LIVE!

Washington's Mazama Pocket Gophers Protected Under Endangered Species Act
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The decision was part of a landmark settlement with the Center for Biological Diversity requiring the agency to speed protection decisions for 757 species across the country. It also included a “special rule” exempting airport, agricultural and other ...
Rare Alabama crawfish at center of legal fight between feds, environmentalistsal.com (blog)
Feds' plan won't keep birds safe, groups sayHouston Chronicle
Activists file lawsuit to put lesser prairie-chickens on endangered species listAmarillo.com
Watchdog.org -Oil & Gas Journal -Albuquerque Journal
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KTVB

Lawsuit Launched to Rescue Alabama's Disappearing Slenderclaw Crayfish
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— The Center for Biological Diversity filed a formal notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today over its failure to protect Alabama's slenderclaw crayfish under the Endangered Species Act. The Center petitioned ...
Lawsuit Launched to Protect Rare Lynx From Traps in IdahoeNews Park Forest
Suit planned over incidental trapping of lynxWRAL.com
Idaho on notice over trapping of rare lynxThe Spokesman Review
Idaho Mountain Express and Guide
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Legal Petition Seeks Ban on Pacific Bluefin Tuna Fishing
Bay Area Indymedia
SAN FRANCISCO— The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a legal petition (see PDF) urging the National Marine Fisheries Service to prohibit fishing for Pacific bluefin tuna, which has suffered a 96 percent decline since large-scale fishing began.

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Jefferson Public Radio

'Pristine' forests sold off
Coos Bay World
The Portland Audubon Society, the Center for Biological Diversity and Cascadia Wildland's spokesman, Josh Laughlin, are joining the group as plaintiffs. “Respondent has erroneously interpreted a provision of law,” their lawyers wrote. “A correct ...
Suit Filed Challenging Sale of Elliott State Forest LandeNews Park Forest
Lawsuit challenges timber sales near Coos BayStatesman Journal
Two timber companies win bids to buy Elliott State Forest parcelsThe Oregonian
Jefferson Public Radio
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Broad Coalition Urges New York to Set Firm Deadline for Global Companies to
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Affected communities and concerned citizens deserve straight and timely information about dangerous and polluting crude oil cargos,” said Mollie Matteson, a senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Corporate secrecy has never been ...

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Press-Enterprise

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Rare Black-backed Woodpeckers in California ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SAN FRANCISCO— The Center for Biological Diversity and the John Muir Project of Earth Island Institute today filed a formal notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service over the agency's failure to protect black-backed woodpeckers under ...
Environmental groups zero in on BLM report failureRedlands Daily Facts
LAWSUIT: Environmentalists want better wildlife oversightPress-Enterprise

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

 

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

 

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

 

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

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

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Washington Post

Decision Delayed on Controversial Keystone XL Pipeline
Bay Area Indymedia
“Every day this pipeline doesn't get built is a day that our climate is healthier and wildlife in the pipeline's path are safer,” said Bill Snape, senior counsel at the Center for Biological Diversity. “I hope this delay will give the Obama ...
US further delays Keystone decisionBusiness Spectator

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

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

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SitNews

Alexander Archipelago wolf listing as "endangered or threatened may be ...
SitNews
Friday's decision responds to a petition filed in August 2011 by the Center for Biological Diversity and Greenpeace. Following the status review and a public comment period, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will decide whether or not to list the ...
Rare Alaska wolf may get Endangered Species Act protectionBangor Daily News
Rare Alaskan Wolf Closer to Endangered Species Act ProtectioneNews Park Forest
Rare Alaskan Wolf to be Protected by Endangered Species ActScience World Report

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

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MiamiHerald.com

Unprecedented Loopholes Undermine Endangered Species Act Protections for
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The population of lesser prairie chickens plunged by half to only 17,000 birds last year” said Jay Lininger, senior scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “This is an emergency situation that requires the strongest protections possible ...
Endangered arroyo toad's status could be upgradedThe Desert Sun
Feds propose to downgrade protection for California arroyo toadBakersfield Now
Feds Want To Take Rare SoCal Toad Off Endangered ListKCET
Los Angeles Times
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Conservation Groups Help Acquire 79 Acres of Key Open Space, Wildlife Habitat ...
eNews Park Forest
LIVERMORE, Calif.--(ENEWSPF)--April 3, 2014. The Center for Biological Diversity and the Alameda Creek Alliance have contributed to the public acquisition of open space in North Livermore that's home to rare wildlife and alkaline soil plant species.

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

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

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

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Emergency Management

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

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

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

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Four Years After BP's Deepwater Horizon Dumped 200 Million Gallons of Oil Into ...
eNews Park Forest
The American people are not willing to give BP another mulligan,” said Jaclyn Lopez, Florida attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “BP repeatedly struggles with the truth; just this week, on the fourth anniversary of the catastrophic spill ...

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

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The Paper Magazine

Earth Talk for April 21, 2014: Protecting Gray Wolves
The Paper Magazine
“Despite these substantial gains, the job of wolf recovery is far from over,” reports the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD). “Wolves need connected populations for genetic sustainability, and natural ecosystems need wolves; yet today wolves occupy ...

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Legal Examiner

Environmental oversight needed for future BP activities because of the problem ...
The Voice of Russia
In 2010, the Center for Biological Diversity filed a lawsuit against Ken Salazar, who was the US Interior Secretary at the time, for BP Oil's affect on wildlife. To discuss the damage in the Gulf of Mexico and the current situation with off-shore ...
Four Years After BP Disaster, Ousted Drilling Chief Warns US at Risk of ...Truth-Out
Four Years Later, a Sharp Divide on Gulf Oil SpillGovExec.com

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

 

TucsonSentinel.com

Mercury found in trout caught in three Grand Canyon creeks
TucsonSentinel.com
... becomes concentrated as it goes up the food chain into larger predators, because a large trout might eat 10 insects that consumed mercury, said Jonathan Evans, a toxics and endangered species campaign director at the Center for Biological Diversity.

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Straight.com

Lost in an acid sea: a fish's sense of smell
Straight.com
The study is just the latest example of why ocean acidification needs to be addressed, said Emily Jeffers, a staff attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. The Center has petitioned the U.S. government to list certain species of corals and ...

 

Vegas glitz masks impending drought 'catastrophe'
The Idaho Statesman
"Just because you have one good year of water every eight years doesn't change the long-term trajectory of the river, which is distinctly downward," said Rob Mrowka, a senior scientist in Las Vegas with the Center for Biological Diversity. "We've got a ...

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2014 Wisconsin Lakes Partnership Convention aims to put research into action
Agri-View
Hayes was selected by the Center for Biological Diversity for its 2013 E.O. Wilson Award and in 2010 he was given the E.E. Just Award by the American Society for Cell Biology. The lake science panel will revisit an acid rain research project that ...

 

Company using animals on condoms to raise awareness
KTAR.com
The condoms were created by the Center for Biological Diversity and every one of them has a unique "Save the Planet" message. "The polar bear one says 'Wrap with care, save a polar bear,' and you can only imagine they go on and on," Siner explained.

 

Phoenix New Times (blog)

Here Are Those Biodegradable Condoms with Cute Animals on Them You Were ...
Phoenix New Times (blog)
On Tuesday, April 22 (yes, Earth Day), recycled clothing retailers Well Suited will team up with the Center for Biological Diversity, a Tucson-based nonprofit that advocates for endangered animals, to hand out free Endangered Species Condoms to its ...
Earth Day: Now With 95 Percent More People!Huffington Post

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CNN

Soros and the Bundy Ranch
American Thinker (blog)
A scientist for The Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) blasted BLM saying the federal agency “has a sacred duty to manage our public lands in the public interest…instead it is allowing a freeloading rancher and armed thugs to seize hundreds of ...
Feds to pursue effort to end dispute with Nevada rancherKTVU San Francisco
HUMPRHIES: The Liberal Bully of the Week is …Washington Times
Rancher battling BLM, Sen. Harry Reid, George Soros, ChinaExaminer.com
Politico -USA TODAY -Las Vegas Review-Journal (blog)
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Elliott State Forest parcel to be sold to Seneca Jones, drawing environmental ...
The Oregonian
The groups -- Cascadia Wildlands, Audubon Society of Portland and the Center for Biological Diversity -- said in legal filings that the sale was expressly prohibited by law and that the land shouldn't be logged in order to protect the marbled murrelet, ...

 

KARK

Election of New Arkansas Tech University President is Historic for State
KARK
... Robin E. Bowen was unanimously elected by the Arkansas Tech University Board of Trustees to become the 12th president of the institution during a special board meeting on the south lawn of the Ross Pendergraft Library and Technology Center on ...
Arkansas Tech University elects first woman as presidentThe City Wire

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Fish and Game Commission gives California gray wolves 90-day reprieve
allvoices
The commissioners voted to delay their decision on extending Endangered Species Act protection to gray wolves for an additional 90 days, according to a press release from Center for Biological Diversity. “This is a huge victory for gray wolves who are ...

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New Initiative to Boost Use of Genomics at NIH Clinical Center
GenomeWeb
Jeramiah Smith, assistant professor of biology at the University of Kentucky, discusses the use of PicoPLEX DNA-seq for de novo sequencing of single amphibian chromosomes, while John Langmore, co-founder and chief scientific officer of Rubicon, details ...

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You are here: HomeSci/TechEnvironmentBundy Ranch Family vs. Big Gov., Big ...
The New American
In the case of the current Bundy ranch/BLM conflict, one of the main hired guns of the Big Government/Big Green combine is the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD). As one would expect, the wealthy urban green militants at CBD claim to be watching out ...

 

Lawsuit challenges timber sales
Statesman Journal
The legal complaint, submitted by Cascadia Wildlands, Audubon Society of Portland, and the Center for Biological Diversity, alleges the parcel is prohibited by law from being sold. “The state has illegally clearcut the Elliott for decades, and now that ...

 

Big Ten roundup, April 22
Daily Nebraskan
Colleen Mitchell, mathematics associate professor and chair of the Department of Mathematics Committee on Diversity and Inclusion, will be the center's director. ... Feminist biology attempts to pinpoint and adjust gender bias found in biology. The ...

 

Did The Mainstream Media Hit A New Low This Past Week?
Western Journalism
Everybody who carries a gun is a racist to the Southern Poverty Law Center, and we have yet to see any serious scientific credentials from the so-called Center for Biological Diversity (which continues to ignore the fact that the Desert Tortoise is ...

 

Column: Sandhill cranes in Keystone country
Lincoln Journal Star
Each spring these creatures still gather, dance, sing and fill the sky as they have for millions of years. May it always be so. Tierra Curry is a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity. Copyright 2014 JournalStar.com. All rights ...

 

Conservation groups challenge Elliott State Forest sale
Statesman Journal
The legal complaint was submitted by Cascadia Wildlands, Audubon Society of Portland, and the Center for Biological Diversity. It alleges the 788-acre East Hakki Ridge parcel is prohibited by law from being sold. “The state has illegally clearcut the ...

 

HeritageDaily

First Eurasians left Africa up to 130000 years ago
HeritageDaily
The study is published by Professor Katerina Harvati and her team from the Institute for Archaeological Sciences at the University of Tübingen and the Senckenberg Center for Human Evolution and Palaeoenvironment, in collaboration with colleagues from ...

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Nevada range war: Western states move to take over federal land (+video)
Christian Science Monitor
... species and habitats in California deserts – yet it has failed to comply with even the most basic requirements for management of desert tortoises and other rare and vulnerable wildlife,” Lisa Belenky, a senior attorney at the Center for Biological ...

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ABC News

Environmentalists pushed Bundy ranch standoff over endangered tortoises
Daily Caller
“The Center for Biological Diversity has demanded action to resolve trespass in designated critical desert tortoise habitat in several letters,” BLM page notes. “Western Watersheds has requested a verbal status update and later filed a Freedom of ...
Steller: Nevada rancher case has links to, parallels in Southern ArizonaArizona Daily Star
HUMPHRIES: The Liberal Bully of the Week: Bureau of Land ManagementWashington Times
Ugly scenes at Bundy ranch 1:10NEWS.com.au

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Residents give LADWP earful
Inyo Register
Ilene Anderson of the Center for Biological Diversity pointed out recent research has revealed that large solar facilities are a hazard to birds, which have both collided with panels, mistakenly believing solar fields to be lakes or ponds, and have ...

 

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

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State Commission Proposes Ban on Shooting Coyotes for Fun and Games
AllGov
The Center for Biological Diversity quoted a letter to the editor of the Modoc County Recorder from Sheriff Mike Poindexter just before last year's hunt that encouraged participants to blow off federal authorities if they get caught shooting critters ...

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Vegas glitz masks drought
Chicago Tribune
"Just because you have one good year of water every eight years doesn't change the long-term trajectory of the river, which is distinctly downward," said Rob Mrowka, a senior scientist in Las Vegas with the Center for Biological Diversity. "We've got a ...
Las Vegas glitz masks drought 'crisis'Las Vegas Blog (blog)

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Emerging Breakthroughs in Cancer Care: Toward a Revolution?
OncLive
On the other hand, the mounting evidence of the diversity and adaptability of cancer is daunting and makes us question how we will be able to truly develop precision medicine in oncology. The emergence of systems biology will likely radically transform ...

 

Seeing spots: Conservationists work to save the last remaining colonies of the ...
Corvallis Gazette Times
“I would say a recovery plan is a couple years out,” said Noah Greenwald, the Portland-based endangered species director for the Center for Biological Diversity. “The agency just doesn't have all the resources it needs to do all the things it needs to ...

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Greens Challenge Lesser Prairie Chicken Listing
Courthouse News Service
That case was later combined with others filed by the Center for Biological Diversity and settled in 2011, with the USFWS agreeing to submit a listing proposal by Nov. 29, 2012. The proposal actually published Dec. 11, 2012. The proposed "special rule" ...

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April brings two opening dates
Thetribunepapers
These guys never seem to give up. Again, a topic we've written about in this column. The Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) and its coalition of fringe anti-hunting groups continue in their attempt to overturn a lower court decision that found they ...

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E. O. Wilson Donates Career Awards to UA, Endows Fellows Program for ...
Newswise (press release)
A selection of these tributes will be displayed at The University of Alabama Gallery in the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center in downtown Tuscaloosa during Edward O. Wilson Week at UA. The exhibit ... All three are doctoral candidates in the ...

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War of Words Mounts in Race to Protect Desert Snail
KCET
That prompted the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) to petition the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to protect the snail under the Endangered Species Act in January. That petition launched a 90-day deadline for USFWS to decide whether or not to ...

 

Another delay for Keystone XL decision
Upstream Online
“Millions of Americans have taken a stand against Keystone, and my hope is, that's making the Obama administration think twice,” said Bill Snape, senior counsel at the Center for Biological Diversity, which opposes the pipeline. The State department ...

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Rethinking the "Natural" Habitat for Wildlife
Lab Manager Laboratory News
"Conservation opportunities for tropical wildlife are tightly linked to adequate management of these human-modified habitats," said co-author Christoph Meyer, a researcher at the University of Lisbon's Center for Environmental Biology. Overall, as ...

 

Nevada range war: Western states move to take over federal land
Alaska Dispatch
... species and habitats in California deserts – yet it has failed to comply with even the most basic requirements for management of desert tortoises and other rare and vulnerable wildlife,” Lisa Belenky, a senior attorney at the Center for Biological ...

 

Food Can Be A Politically Destabilizing Issue By 2050
CounterCurrents.org
"Conservation opportunities for tropical wildlife are tightly linked to adequate management of these human-modified habitats," said co-author Christoph Meyer, a researcher at the University of Lisbon's Center for Environmental Biology. Overall, as ...

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Investor's Alert on: GOLDEN QUEEN MINING (GQMNF), ARGONAUT GOLD INC ...
Techsonian (press release)
Las Vegas, NV – April 22, 2014 — (TechSonian) – GOLDEN QUEEN MINING (OTCMKTS:GQMNF), reported that it has submitted its response to the emergency petition filed on 31stJanuary, 2014 by the Center for Biological Diversity with the United States ...

 

Conservationists work to save the last remaining colonies of the endangered ...
Albany Democrat Herald
“I would say a recovery plan is a couple years out,” said Noah Greenwald, the Portland-based endangered species director for the Center for Biological Diversity. “The agency just doesn't have all the resources it needs to do all the things it needs to ...

 

April is invasive plant, pest and disease awareness month
Bay Net
Once here, they can grow and spread rapidly, disrupting the areas they invade by pushing out native species, reducing biological diversity, damaging and destroying crops, killing forest trees, placing other species at increased risk of extinction ...

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Christianity and Modern Science
Huffington Post (blog)
The development of the telescope, first turned on the heavens by Galileo in 1609, provided irrefutable evidence that Earth is not at the center of the universe -- as was commonly believed until then. Instead .... Let's move to biological evolution. I ...

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After the standoff, what's next for Bundy and BLM?
High Country News (blog)
Rob Mrowka, senior scientist for the Center for Biological Diversity, said the recent events seem to have already emboldened other livestock producers with anti-government leanings to challenge federal law. Mrowka had heard through sources with the BLM ...

 

Biological opinion favors fort water efforts
Sierra Vista Herald
FWS spokesman Jeff Humphrey said since the 2007 court ruling the federal agency and the fort have been working on the issues, with the post leadership officially requesting “consultation in January,” of this year The Center for Biological Diversity put ...

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EarthTalk E – The Environmental Magazine
Las Vegas Informer
“Despite these substantial gains, the job of wolf recovery is far from over,” reports the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD). “Wolves need connected populations for genetic sustainability, and natural ecosystems need wolves; yet today wolves occupy ...
Rural County Representatives of California Announces Fish and Game ...Sierra Sun Times

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New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)

Environmental Groups Call on EPA to Extend BP's Suspension From ...
New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog)
On Friday, more than 50 conservation groups, led by the Center for Biological Diversity, sent a letter to the EPA saying that it would be irresponsible, and undermine federal laws -- at great risk to the environment -- to allow BP to pick up where it ...

 

Opposition to inlet expansion is growing
Palm Beach Daily News
In addition to the Everglades Law Center, Center for Biological Diversity, Florida Wildlife Federation, Sierra Club, Citizens' Association of Palm Beach and dozens of concerned individuals, Civic Association President Ned Barnes expects several more ...

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Owl-saving group buys historic Owls Club mansion
Arizona Daily Star
The purchase culminates the Center for Biological Diversity's long-term transition into a nationally prominent group from its roots as a small band of activists working out of their homes — or living in office space — in Southwest New Mexico in the ...

 

Multi-institutional Team Joins Forces to Monitor Genomes of Prostate Tumors ...
Newswise (press release)
The group plans to further investigate the relationship between the genomes of these CTCs and the diversity of metastatic sites in many more patients, and whether the variants that they see in the circulating population always reflect the overall ...

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

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"King Coal" Is Dying; Prince Oil & Gas Is Next
Forbes
... and animals nominated for listing under the Endangered Species Act over the next next two years in response to the “Sue and Settle” racket engaged in by radical groups like the Center for Biological Diversity, and you clearly have a multiple-front ...

 

Biology major Katharine Leigh '15 wins Udall scholarship
Cornell Chronicle
Leigh also has organized various initiatives educating the campus on sustainable seafood, including “Make Your Own Sustainable Sushi Night” at Robert Purcell Community Center and a weeklong lecture series during student orientation on seafood and ocean ...

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Press-Enterprise

ENVIRONMENT: Group presses government to protect flying squirrels
Press-Enterprise
The Center for Biological Diversity says the federal agency is more than 2 1/2 years late issuing a decision on whether to list the animal under the Endangered Species Act. Under the law, the federal agency is required to issue a decision on listing ...

 

ABC News

Defiant Nevada Rancher Faces Armed Federal Agents in Escalating ...
Fox News (blog)
Since 1993, Cliven Bundy has been battling the agency, as well as the National Park Service, the Center for Biological Diversity and the courts, to graze his cattle on 150 square miles of Gold Butte scrub land in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area.
'Range War' Fizzles as Feds Round Up Illegal CattleKCET
BLM seizes cattle in range war with stubborn Nevada rancherLos Angeles Times
US seizes cattle in rare fight over federal land use in NevadaChicago Tribune
Washington Times
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Examiner.com

Conservative blogger: Harry Reid inciting bloody civil war over Bundy ranch
Examiner.com
On Thursday, Liberty Unyielding contributor Renee Nal posted screen captures of angry tweets issued by Rob Mrowka of the Center for Biological Diversity. In one tweet posted by Nal, Mrowka advocated using military force against the Bundy ranch and ...

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Greenpeace cries foul over Alaska canyons coral reef study decision
Undercurrent News
This comes after Greenpeace, the Center for Biological Diversity and Oceana wrote separate letters to the NPFMC, requesting habitat protection, which would mean fishing closures. It is too early in the process to know how much fishing the ensuing ...

 

TucsonSentinel.com

Photos: Remote cam snaps jaguar in Santa Ritas
TucsonSentinel.com
The Center for Biological Diversity sued Fish and Wildlife three times seeking critical habitat protection for jaguars. In 2009, a federal judge in Arizona rejected the agency's arguments against the designation, including the fact that few jaguars ...

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Press-Enterprise

Editorial: Dune buggies welcome again at Glamis
Press-Enterprise
The Press-Enterprise quoted Ileene Anderson, a biologist with the Center for Biological Diversity, who warned, “I don't know how they'll be able to enforce keeping trespassing from happening in these areas that look like fingers going out from the ...

 

Georgia Buoys Offshore Wind Power
Clean Energy News (blog)
The Center for Biological Diversity, the Humane Society of the United States, Defenders of Wildlife and Whale and Dolphin Conservation lawsuit would expand critical habitat for North Atlantic right whales - a critically endangered species (only about ...

 
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