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Sierra Sun Times

Center for Biological Diversity Statement on US Fish and Wildlife Service Draft Policy for Prioritizing Protection ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
PORTLAND, Ore.— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced today a "draft methodology" for prioritizing status reviews to determine if species warrant Endangered Species Act protection. The policy will apply to species that have been petitioned by ...
Center for Biological Diversity Announces Lawsuit Launched to Protect California Spotted Owls Under Endangered ...Sierra Sun Times
Can we save the California Spotted Owl?Christian Science Monitor
Conservation group uses lawsuits to save monarch butterflyModern Readers

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Center for Biological Diversity Reports New Mexico Rancher to Bring Bundy Militia Terror Home
Sierra Sun Times
“Southern New Mexico rejects coercion of forest rangers and privatization of public lands,” said Michael Robinson of the Center for Biological Diversity. “Silver City welcomes visitors who want to share the wonderful Gila National Forest, but we don't ...

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Yahoo News

Lawsuit Challenges Wildlife Services' Authority to Kill Wolves in Oregon
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Oregon is no place for Wildlife Services,” said Amy Atwood, endangered species legal director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Wildlife Services is a rogue agency that uses ineffective, cruel and costly methods to kill wolves instead of common ...
Wolf legislation slated for Thursday hearingBlue Mountain Eagle
Federal Government Sued For Killing Wolves in OregonEnviroNews (registration) (blog)

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lawsuit Prompts Offshore Fracking Moratorium Off California Coast
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The agreement resolves a Center for Biological Diversity lawsuit that challenged the U.S. Department of the Interior's practice of rubber-stamping fracking off California's coast without engaging the public or analyzing fracking's threats to ocean ...
Conservationists say court settlement orders government to stop fracking off Calif. coastRaw Story
In A Victory For Environmentalists, Officials Halt Offshore Fracking Permits In CaliforniaThinkProgress

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National Geographic

Public to Rally in Portland, Eugene, Across Oregon in Support of Malheur National Wildlife Refuge and National ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
"The Malheur National Wildlife Refuge is a public lands treasure that belongs to all of us" said Tierra Curry, a senior scientist at the Center for Biological Diversity. "It is outrageous that these armed militants have taken over a bird sanctuary and ...
The armed group occupying a national wildlife refuge in southeastern Oregon plans to hold a community meeting this ...Daily Journal

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Small Fish Under Threat, Says Center For Biological Diversity
KNPR
The Center for Biological Diversity is threatening to sue over a small fish that lives in Nevada, Utah and Arizona, that it says is under threat. In a release, the group wants the federal government to protect Virgin River spinedace, a small fish ...

 

USA TODAY

Video shows only known wild jaguar in US
USA TODAY
A video released Wednesday by Conservation CATalyst and the Center for Biological Diversity shows the only known wild jaguar in the United States. The footage shows the jaguar roaming in the Santa Rita Mountains just outside Tucson, Ariz., and is part ...
New Video Shows America's Only Known Wild JaguarCenter for Biological Diversity (press release)
Watch 'El Jefe,' only known wild jaguar in US, roam Arizona mountainsThe Sun Herald

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KRMG

Study: Oil Industry Injections Caused California Earthquake Swarm
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This study should push state officials to act immediately to protect Californians from oil industry-induced earthquakes,” said Shaye Wolf, a scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “The more oil companies frack and drill, the more ...
First research links California quakes to oil operationsU.S. News & World Report
New Study Ties Fracking Water Disposal To California EarthquakesThinkProgress

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Raw Story

Occupy this: Anti-Bundy couple vows to camp outside Oregon refuge and torment militants until they leave
Raw Story
According to Kieran Suckling, Executive Director, Center for Biological Diversity, the couple say they attend every event put on by the armed occupiers and that they will stay as long as the militants do. Writing on the Center for Biological Diversity ...
Rally at Malheur National Wildlife Refuge to Call for Keeping Public Lands PublicCenter for Biological Diversity (press release)
Oregon standoff leader warns feds: Back offOregonLive.com
1 Rancher Renounces Federal Grazing Contract at Bundy EventABC News
Arizona Daily Star -The Register-Guard -New York Magazine
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Care2.com

FWS: Quit Stalling and Protect This Rare Owl Now
Care2.com
The California spotted owl is one subspecies of spotted owl that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) keeps ignoring. The Center for Biological Diversity is fed up with the feds and has recently announced to launch a lawsuit against the government ...

 

150000 Comments Oppose Coal-mining Loophole on Colorado Forest
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“President Obama just announced a much-needed and long-overdue halt to new federal coal leasing in order to look seriously at the climate costs of the program,” said Michael Saul with the Center for Biological Diversity. “It makes no sense to undermine ...

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Immortal News

Video: Wild Jaguar Spotted In Arizona
Immortal News
The Center for Biological Diversity and Conservation CATalyst have managed to capture video footage of the last wild jaguar known to be living in the United States and for the first time ever, they've released footage of the male jaguar known as El ...
Montini: A jaguar, a wolf, an old woman…progress?azcentral.com
WATCH: Astonishing video emerges of the last jaguar in the United States [Video]Morning Ticker
America's Only Wild Jaguar Filmed in Rare, Tantalizing Footage (Video)Slate Magazine
The Monitor Daily -The Independent
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Obama to Pause New Federal Coal Leases
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Coal has been a massive culprit in the climate crisis, so this is big news that the United States may finally be pulling back,” said Randi Spivak, public lands director for the Center for Biological Diversity. “But it can't end here. We need a ...

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Arizona Daily Star

Appeals Court: Lead Ammunition Case in Kaibab National Forest Can Continue
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
In 2012, the Center for Biological Diversity, Sierra Club and Grand Canyon Wildlands Council, represented by Earthrise Law Center, sued the Forest Service because its failure to regulate spent lead ammunition is endangering to wildlife, in violation of ...
Ruling allows group to seek lead ammunition ban near Grand CanyonArizona Daily Star
Federal Appeals Court Revived Arizona Lead Ammunition LawsuitLawyer Herald
Appeals court revives Arizona lawsuit over lead ammunitionTheReporter.Com

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OCRegister

US Supreme Court Allows Habitat Protections to Stand for Rare Southern California Fish
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity, California Trout, San Bernardino Valley Audubon Society and the San Gorgonio Chapter of the Sierra Club intervened in the case on behalf of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to assist defense of the habitat ...
ENVIRONMENT: Supreme Court won't disturb protections for Santa Ana sucker fishPress-Enterprise

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Court Orders Idaho to Stop Illegal Trapping of Protected Lynx
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“We're thrilled the court agreed with us that Idaho needs to do more to protect the beautiful lynx from Idaho's out-of-control trapping program,” said Andrea Santarsiere, staff attorney of Center for Biological Diversity. “Based on the illegal trapping ...

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Northern Rockies Fishers One Step Closer to Endangered Species Act Protection
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
VICTOR, Idaho— In response to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity and allies, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced today that the Northern Rockies fisher, a rare and vanishing species, may warrant federal protection under the ...
Federal officials consider protections for cat-like predatorMinneapolis Star Tribune

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Investigation Sought of Obama Administration's Approval of Shell's Arctic Drilling
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The complaint was filed this week by Greenpeace, the Center for Biological Diversity and Friends of the Earth. “When he took office President Obama pledged to 'restore science to its rightful place.' In the stampede to open the U.S. Arctic Ocean to ...

 

Obama Administration Weakens Critical Habitat Protections for Nation's Endangered Species
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This regulation is a big step backward for protection of our country's endangered species,” said Brett Hartl, endangered species policy director at the Center for Biological Diversity. "Given that habitat destruction is the leading cause of species ...

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

US Fish and Wildlife Service Restricts Salamander Imports to Protect Native Species From Deadly Disease
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— In response to a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity and Save The Frogs, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced a temporary rule restricting the importation of salamanders for the pet trade. The restriction is ...

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lawsuit Targets EPA's Failure to Release Public Records on Toxic Herbicide
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity sued the Environmental Protection Agency today for failing to provide public records regarding its approval of Enlist Duo, a pesticide blend that's highly toxic to a wide spectrum of terrestrial and ...

 

US Senate Takes Aim at Endangered Species Protections for Gray Wolves in Wyoming, Great Lakes
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This is yet another special-interest driven attack on gray wolves that will lead to the vicious and cruel slaughter of thousands of these magnificent animals,” said Brett Hartl, endangered species policy director at the Center for Biological Diversity.

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WHIO

Video shows only known US jaguar roaming Arizona mountains
WHIO
This undated still frame taken from the first publicly released video of the giant cat, provided by the Center for Biological Diversity, shows the only known wild jaguar in the United States roaming in a mountain range just south of Tucson, Ariz. "El ...

 

Christian Science Monitor

Feds Protect Nearly 40000 Square Miles for Endangered Whales Along East Coast
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The new rule responds to a September 2009 petition filed by the Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of Wildlife, The Humane Society of the United States, and Whale and Dolphin Conservation. The Fisheries Service's action was compelled by a ...
Feds expand critical East Coast habitat for right whalesWTOP
Feds expanding endangered right whale habitat in AtlanticWCSH-TV
Feds protecting South Carolina waters for endangered whalesThe State

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Analysis: California's New Gas-storage Rules Weaker Than Petroleum Industry's Own Suggested Practices
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... proposed by California officials in response to the catastrophic Aliso Canyon leak are even weaker than the petroleum industry's own recommended practices for gas-storage wells, according to a new analysis released by the Center for Biological ...

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

New Study: Obama Administration Has Dramatically Increased Use of Obscure Provision to Weaken Federal ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... provision in the Endangered Species Act in recent years to exempt activities that harm “threatened” species, including oil and gas drilling, logging, ranching and development, according to a new report released today by the Center for Biological ...

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Obama Administration's Public Land Methane Rules Too Little, Too Late
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Bureau of Land Management's proposed rule follows a scathing Government Accountability Office report on wasted gas from public lands and a 2012 petition by the Center for Biological Diversity, Clean Air Task Force and the Western Environmental Law ...

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Emergency Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for Rare Alpine Flower in Northern California
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
EUREKA, Calif.— The Center for Biological Diversity joined two scientists and the California Native Plant Society today in filing a petition with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service seeking Endangered Species Act protection for the Lassics lupine, a ...
Groups petition feds to protect local mountain flowerEureka Times Standard

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Lawsuit Challenges Southern California Freeway Threatening Low-income Neighborhoods, Wildlife, Air Quality
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This project will waste taxpayer dollars to destroy neighborhoods and wildlife areas with a polluting new freeway,” said Jonathan Evans, legal director of the Environmental Health program at the Center for Biological Diversity. “There are smarter ...

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Wall Street Journal

Fracking Common in LA's Aliso Canyon Gas Storage Facility
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Jerry Brown needs to immediately halt fracking in gas storage facilities throughout California,” said Maya Golden-Krasner, an L.A.-based attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Fracking for gas storage poses a huge threat to well integrity ...
Regulators probing whether fracking was connected to Aliso Canyon gas well leakLA Daily News

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