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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Feds to Analyze Wildlife Services' Impacts on Endangered Ocelots ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
TUCSON, Ariz.— Under a settlement with the Center for Biological Diversity and the Animal Welfare Institute approved today in Tucson federal court, the U.S. ...
ENDANGERED SPECIES: Trump admin to analyze USDA office's ...E&E News

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New York Daily News

California EPA Becomes First US Agency to Declare That Roundup Causes Cancer
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“California's decision makes it the national leader in protecting people from cancer-causing pesticides,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity and a former cancer researcher. “The U.S. EPA now needs to step up ...
California to List Glyphosate as Cancer-Causing; Monsanto Vows FightU.S. News & World Report
Monsanto Weed-Killer Roundup Causes Cancer, California SaysNewsweek
In blow to Monsanto, California to list Roundup ingredient as a carcinogenSTLtoday.com

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

$5,000 Added to Reward for Killer of Threatened Tortoises in Florida
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
LAKEWOOD RANCH, Fla.— The Center for Biological Diversity today added $5,000 to the reward for information leading to an arrest or fine in the killing of two ...
Reward for information on gopher tortoise deaths, injuries raised to ...Bradenton Herald
Total awards offered increased by $5k for info on beaten tortoises in ...WWSB ABC 7
Gopher tortoises killed in Lakewood Ranch, reward offered for informationWFLA
YourObserver.com
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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

U.S. Agency Proposes Listing Taiwanese Humpback Dolphin as ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The National Marine Fisheries Service today proposed listing the rare Taiwanese humpback dolphin (also known as the Taiwanese white ...

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Legal News Line

Center for Biological Diversity sues EPA head Scott Pruitt for failure to respond
Legal News Line
The Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Environmental Health filed a complaint on June 6 in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California against Pruitt alleging that he failed to respond to the plaintiffs' request for the ...

 

New Study: Americans Want to Use More Renewable Energy
Common Dreams
This study adds to the growing evidence that we can and must rapidly shift away from dirty fossil fuels to a society powered by wind and solar,” said Chad Tudenggongbu, senior renewable energy campaigner at the Center for Biological Diversity ...

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NPR

Wyoming Governor Attacks Endangered Species Act
Common Dreams
From wolves to grizzly bears to the tiny Wyoming toad, the Endangered Species Act has been a resounding success at preventing the extinction of our country's wildlife,” said Brett Hartl, government affairs director at the Center for Biological Diversity.
Wyoming Toads Begin To Recover As States Seek Endangered Species Act OverhaulNPR

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KJZZ

Center For Biological Diversity Files Notice Of Intent To Sue Over Border Wall
KJZZ
As the bidding process for contractors to build the president's controversial border wall continues, environmentalists are speaking out. The Center for Biological Diversity filed a notice of intent to sue the Department of Homeland Security and U.S ...
Green Group Sues DHS To Stop Prototype Phase Of Border WallThe Daily Caller
LAWSUIT LAUNCHED AGAINST TRUMP BORDER WALL"'PROTOTYPE" CONSTRUCTION AT SAN DIEGO BORDEREast County Magazine

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Trump Administration to Strip Yellowstone Grizzlies of Endangered Species Protection
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... Trump administration is stripping protections from these magnificent animals just to appease a tiny group of trophy hunters who want to stick grizzly bear heads on their walls,” said Andrea Santarsiere, a senior attorney with the Center for ...
Grizzly Bears Are Off The Endangered Species ListThe Daily Caller
Jettisoning 'Best Available Science,' Trump Admin. Tosses Out Federal Protections for Yellowstone's GrizzliesCommon Dreams
US officials to lift Yellowstone grizzly bear protectionsHelena Independent Record
National Geographic -Department of the Interior -New York Times -NPR
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Triple Pundit (registration) (blog)

Center for Biological Diversity Says Border Wall Prototype Construction Illegal
Triple Pundit (registration) (blog)
And that's where the Center for Biological Diversity comes in. Last week CBD sent notice to DHS that it was in violation of federal law by not conducting an environmental review as required by the National Environmental Policy Act and Endangered ...

 

Lawsuit Challenges Highway Widening Through Ancient California ...
YubaNet
EUREKA, Calif.— Environmental groups and local residents today sued the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) for approving a ...

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Emergency Ban of Dicamba Pesticides Recommended in Arkansas
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“What we're seeing in Arkansas is proof of what we all already knew — that this dangerous, drift-prone pesticide is not safe to use,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Assurances from pesticide makers that ...

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Ban Sought on Commercial Trapping of Wild Turtles in Texas
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
AUSTIN, Texas— The Center for Biological Diversity and several Texas-based conservation organizations petitioned the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department today to end commercial trapping of the state's wild turtles. Under current Texas law, turtle ...

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EPA's Watchdog Office Tells EPA: Start Assessing Toxic Interactions Between Pesticides
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The report cited the findings of the Center for Biological Diversity's landmark analysis, Toxic Concoctions: How the EPA Ignores the Dangers of Pesticide Cocktails, as evidence that the EPA has failed to collect the data needed to assess toxic ...

 

Trump Administration Offers 195000 Nevada Acres for Fracking
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“We won't let Nevada's water and wildlife be sacrificed for oil industry profits — if the BLM wants a fight, it's found one,” said Taylor McKinnon with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Trump administration oil industry cronyism has no place on ...

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U.S. News & World Report

Secretary Zinke Undermines Greater Sage Grouse Conservation Plans
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
They might as well form a shotgun posse to kill off the species directly,” said Randi Spivak, public lands program director with the Center for Biological Diversity. "We'll do everything in our power to make sure this amazing bird and its habitat are ...
Secretarial Order 3353 - Department of the InteriorDepartment of the Interior
Secretary Zinke Signs Order to Improve Sage-Grouse Conservation, Strengthen Communication and Collaboration ...Department of the Interior
Greater Sage-Grouse | Audubon Field GuideAudubon
Department of the Interior -Fish and Wildlife Service
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TheBlaze.com

Left-wing environmentalists working to undermine Trump's 'swamp' clean up
TheBlaze.com
Left-wing environmentalists working to undermine Trump's 'swamp' clean up The Center for Biological Diversity, a left-wing environmentalist group, is working to undermine President Donald Trump's effort to clean up "the swamp." (Astrid Riecken/Getty ...

 

Eureka Times Standard

Lawsuit Challenges Highway Widening Through Ancient California Redwoods
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Caltrans keeps pushing this nonsensical project that would do terrible damage to ancient redwoods in our state park, with no benefits to the community,” said Aruna Prabhala, an attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. “There's just no ...
Environmental groups file fourth lawsuit against Richardson Grove highway widening projectEureka Times Standard

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Washington Post

Public Records Sought Over Massive Interior Senior Staffing Shake-up
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a Freedom of Information Act request for public records that address the sweeping reassignment of dozens of high-level staff within the Department of the Interior by Interior Secretary Ryan ...
Group demands documents on senior executive movesE&E News

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Lawsuit Seeks Documents on Trump Administration's Ties to Coal Industry
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity sued the Trump administration today for public records of closed-door meetings between the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and industry executives over the reversal of the Obama administration's ...

 

Earth Island Journal

Conservation Groups Sue Over Wildlife-Killing Program in California
Earth Island Journal
Last week, Project Coyote partnered with four other wildlife conservation groups — the Center for Biological Diversity, Western Watersheds Project, Animal Welfare Institute, and WildEarth Guardians — in suing the US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) ...

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ThinkProgress

New database shows Trump is filling the government with fossil fuel lobbyists
ThinkProgress
“A vote for Bernhardt is a vote for the Koch brothers and big industry and a vote against public lands, people and health,” Randi Spivak, public lands program director for the Center for Biological Diversity, said in a statement. Doug Matheney now ...

 

WFDD

Arkansas Board OKs Emergency Ban of Drift-prone Pesticide
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This is a perfect example of the danger of crops genetically engineered for herbicide tolerance — they promote massive increases in use of these dangerous pesticides,” said Nathan Donley, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity ...
Dicamba Updates | Arkansas Agriculture DepartmentArkansas Agriculture Department

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California Commission Halts Hunting of Imperiled Sage Grouse
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity has for years urged the commission to end sage grouse hunting due to declining populations. “The commission did the right thing by prohibiting sage grouse hunting in California this season,” said Lisa Belenky, a ...

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Lawsuit Launched to Force Trump EPA to Ensure Alabama, Mississippi Comply With Clean Air Act Conflict of Interest ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Mississippi and Alabama, which are the only states where the EPA has failed to enforce the requirement, have both been out of compliance with the requirement for nearly 40 years, according to the notice filed today by the Center for Biological ...

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lawsuit Launched Against Trump Border Wall 'Prototype' Construction
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SAN DIEGO— The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a formal notice of intent to sue the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Customs and Border Protection over impacts to endangered species and critical habitat from building up to 20 ...
Environmental group targets border wall project, says prototypes will imperil desert speciesAZCentral.com

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Public Interest Groups, Farmers Challenge Oregon Mega-dairy Pollution Permit
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The challenge was filed by the Animal Legal Defense Fund, Center for Biological Diversity, Center for Food Safety, Columbia Riverkeeper, Food & Water Watch, Friends of Family Farmers, Humane Oregon, Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility and ...

 

Environmentalists Sue Trump Over Alleged Coal Industry Ties
The Daily Caller
The Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the Trump administration over its alleged ties to the coal industry, asking for public records of meetings between U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM) officials and coal ...

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

California Protects Rare Foothill Yellow-legged Frog
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SACRAMENTO— The California Fish and Game Commission voted today to advance the foothill yellow-legged frog as a candidate species under the California Endangered Species Act, responding to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity.

 

Florida Governor Signs Bipartisan Bill to Expand Solar Incentives
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“By approving these rooftop solar incentives, Governor Scott helped make the Sunshine State's energy future a bit brighter,” said Chad Tudenggongbu, a senior renewable energy campaigner at the Center for Biological Diversity. “This moderate step will ...

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