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Center for Biological Diversity seeks Missouri ban on commercial trapping of wild turtles
The Marshall Democrat-News
The CBD points to a Missouri study published December 2014 in Chelonian Conservation and Biology by Stephanie A. Zimmer-Shaffer, Jerffrey T. Briggler and Joshua J. Millspaugh, which finds that even low annual harvest rates could have detrimental ...
Environmental groups want to ban commercial hunting of snapping and softshell turtles in MissouriSTLtoday.com

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Conservationists Express Outrage That Entire Pack of Wolves, 12 Percent of State Population, to Be Killed for ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... this endangered, majestic species, and by no stretch of the imagination can killing 12 percent of the state's tiny population of 90 wolves be consistent with recovery,” said Amaroq Weiss, West Coast wolf organizer with the Center for Biological ...
Some Wolf Advocates Outraged as State Begins to Kill Entire PackCentralia Chronicle
Wolf advocates outraged over plan to kill E. Wash. wolf packKOMO News
State will shoot 11 wolves and pups after attacks on cattleHeraldNet
Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife -Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife
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Sierra Sun Times

Center for Biological Diversity Reports California Supreme Court Upholds Moratorium on Suction Dredge Mining for Gold
Sierra Sun Times
“Suction dredging is a reckless form of hobby mining that tears up rivers and threatens our waterways, imperiled salmon and other wildlife,” said Jonathan Evans, environmental health legal director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “In this time ...
decision - California Courts Case Information - CA.govCalifornia Courts Case Information - CA.gov

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

1.8 Million Acres of Sierra Nevada Habitat Protected for Imperiled Frogs, Toads
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... for saving the vanishing amphibians of the high Sierra Nevada, which have suffered massive declines in recent decades and disappeared from most of the Sierra lakes and streams where they once lived,” said the Center for Biological Diversity's Jeff ...
California: Protections imposed for endangered frogs, toadsWashington Times
Imperiled frogs and toads get 1.8 million acres of protected habitatBlasting News

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Blue Whales, Other Endangered Animals From Offshore Fracking in California
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SANTA BARBARA, Calif.— The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a notice of intent to sue the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management and the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement for approving fracking in federal waters off the California ...

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Study: Overfishing on Coral Reefs Reduces Nutrients Healthy Ecosystems Need
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The study, by scientists at the University of Washington, the Center for Biological Diversity, the Smithsonian Institution and North Carolina State University, suggests that while avoiding local extinction of fish species is a conservation priority ...

 

Vanishing Rio Grande Mussel Proposed for Endangered Species Protection
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SILVER CITY, N.M.— Following a landmark settlement with the Center for Biological Diversity requiring consideration of protection for 757 species, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today proposed endangered species protections for the Texas hornshell ...

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Californians Deliver 350000 Signatures Calling on State,
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The group, which included Assemblymember Mike Gatto, UCSF nurse practitioner Lisa Hartmayer, Center for Biological Diversity scientist John Fleming and California consumers, delivered a petition with more than 350,000 signatures, gathered around the ...

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Wildlife Agency to Kill Wolves in Northeast Washington
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. Cascadia Wildlands educates, agitates, and ...
Conservation groups plead for red wolf program to staySmoky Mountain News

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Forest Service Asked to Reject Fracking Plan in Ohio's Wayne National Forest
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... national forest would degrade streams and groundwater, fragment wildlife habitat and worsen climate change — issues inadequately addressed in the environmental analysis for the proposal — according to the letter from the Center for Biological ...

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Tucson Weekly

Study: Endangered Species Protection Taking Six Times Longer Than Law Allows
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“When it comes to saving endangered species, every year of delayed protections is a year that these animals and plants move closer to extinction,” said Noah Greenwald, endangered species director at the Center for Biological Diversity and one of the ...
Environmental group sues for trout protectionPueblo Chieftain

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WPEC

Lawsuit Launched to Speed Endangered Species Act Protection for 417 Species
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
PORTLAND, Ore.— The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a formal notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 417 animals and plants under the Endangered Species Act. The ...
Feds Notified of Intent to Sue over Fracking at Offshore PlatformsSanta Barbara Independent
Alert! Endangered Animals Dying Out Because of Goverment DelaysNature World News
Lawsuit on Endangered Species ActCapital Wired
WMFE -Agri-Pulse
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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Feds Say California's Endangered Channel Islands Foxes Are Recovered
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... from the disease. 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. www ...
Once Nearly Extinct California Island Foxes No Longer EndangeredKUOW News and Information
News Releases - U.S. Fish and Wildlife ServiceU.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
These adorable foxes, once nearly extinct, have made a record-breaking comebackWashington Post
Articles From The latimes - Los Angeles Times
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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Four Arrested at Louisiana BOEM Office Delivering Petitions Demanding President Obama Cancel Offshore Drilling ...
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
NEW ORLEANS— Three Gulf of Mexico residents and an ally from the Center for Biological Diversity were arrested this morning at the federal Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's office in New Orleans while delivering petitions demanding that President ...

 

Pesticides/FIFRA: Center for Biological Diversity Petitions U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to Evaluate ...
Lexology (registration)
... . . .restore the requirement that all applicants of the registrants provide data on the potential synergistic effects of pesticides during the registration process and provide a clear, science-based definition of 'synergistic effects' to comply ...

 

KTVH

Lawsuit Filed Challenging Montana's Unconstitutional Regulations for Hunting Grizzly Bears
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Humane Society of the United States, the Center for Biological Diversity and Bozeman resident Clint Nagel filed the suit after citizens concerned about Montana's trophy-hunting plan were denied access to the full content of the regulations ...
Montana grizzly hunt rules challenged in courtGreat Falls Tribune

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US to World: Protect Dolphins, Whales or Lose Access to US Seafood Market
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
In 2014 the Center for Biological Diversity, Natural Resources Defense Council and Turtle Island Restoration Network sued to enforce the import requirement, and today's regulations were a result of that settlement. “The public demands and the U.S. can ...

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Ban Sought on Commercial Trapping of Wild Turtles in Missouri
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.— The Center for Biological Diversity and Great Rivers Environmental Law Center petitioned the Missouri Department of Conservation today to end commercial collection of the state's wild freshwater turtles. Turtle traders can now ...

 

CBS Local

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — There's a bold new campaign to bring grizzly bears back to California.
CBS Local
Steven Jones, a spokesperson for the Center for Biological Diversity said, “We are seeking to have the State and Feds study the re-introduction of Grizzles in California. It's part of the re-wilding of California.” That's right, that want to bring back ...
Wildlife Campaign Teases Putting Gay Bear On California State FlagNewNowNext

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Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Agreement Will Speed Recovery of Imperiled Flatwoods Salamanders
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
PANAMA CITY, Fla.— In response to a notice of intent to sue from the Center for Biological Diversity and the Gulf Restoration Network, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today agreed to develop recovery plans for two species of endangered flatwoods ...

 

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Legal Protest Filed Against Fossil Fuel Auction of Public Lands in Montana
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Groups protesting the lease auction include the Center for Biological Diversity, Great Old Broads for the Wilderness, Natural Resources Defense Council and the Montana chapter of the Sierra Club. This lease sale of public fossil fuels on 19,790 acres ...

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Lawsuit Filed to Protect Threatened Marbled Murrelet From Logging on Former Elliott State Forest
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
EUGENE, Ore.— Cascadia Wildlands, the Center for Biological Diversity and Portland Audubon filed a lawsuit in federal court today seeking to block Scott Timber Company from logging a portion of a 355-acre parcel of land that until 2014 was part of the ...

 

Legal Filing Seeks to Halt Ranching Expansion, Elk Eviction at Point Reyes National Seashore
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
OAKLAND, Calif.— The Resource Renewal Institute, Center for Biological Diversity and Western Watersheds Project filed for a preliminary injunction in federal court Friday to block the National Park Service from pursuing a ranching expansion and ...

 

International Business Times

Fish Urine Essential For Survival, Growth Of Coral Reefs, New Study Finds
International Business Times
corals and fish Coral reefs are just as dependent on fish for key nutrients that help coral grow as the fish are on the reefs. Photo: Abel Valdivia/Center for Biological Diversity. “Fish hold a large proportion, if not most of the nutrients in a coral ...
Big fish — and their pee — are key parts of coral reef ecosystemsUW Today
Fish Pee, Coral's Number One Nutrient Supply, Cut by FishingNational Geographic
Coral Reefs Need Big Fish PeeEarth Island Journal
Nature
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YubaNet

Lawsuit Launched Over California Cities' Killing of Threatened Santa Ana Suckers
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“It's outrageous that these cities are killing and injuring Santa Ana suckers without any attempt to comply with the Endangered Species Act,” said Ileene Anderson, a biologist with the Center for Biological Diversity, which has been working to protect ...
Environmentalists to sue San Bernardino and Colton over the killing of threatened fishLos Angeles Times

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Yuma Sun

Judges OK plan for more off-roading in dunes
Yuma Sun
The judges rejected claims from the Center for Biological Diversity that the federal government violated the Clean Air Act and other laws with its 2013 decision to allow off-highway vehicles in 127,000 acres of the Imperial Sand Dunes Special ...

 

KPQ

Helicopter Gunners Kill Two Wolves in Northeastern Washington
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Washington state just made things worse, not better by killing these two wolves,” said Amaroq Weiss, West Coast wolf organizer with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Not only is it a tragedy to have these two beautiful wolves wiped out — by ...
State wildlife staff kills 2 wolves in northeast WashingtonClay Center Dispatch

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Administrative Appeal Challenges Destructive Napa Vineyard Development
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
NAPA COUNTY, Calif.— The Center for Biological Diversity today challenged the approval of a large vineyard development northeast of the city of Napa, filing an administrative appeal with the Napa County Board of Supervisors. The large project will ...

 

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Nearly 36000 Acres of Critical Habitat Protected for Two Arizona Cacti
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“When cacti can't survive in the desert, something is seriously out of whack,” said Michael Robinson of the Center for Biological Diversity. “These important protections will guard against disturbances of the rocky grounds where these cacti grow. But ...
36000 acres in Arizona designated to protect two species of cactusazcentral.com

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Grazing in National Forest Restricted to Protect Rare California Frogs, Toads
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
OAKLAND, Calif.— In response to a notice of intent to sue filed by the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Forest Service has restricted livestock grazing on the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest to prevent harm to the Sierra Nevada yellow-legged ...

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