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Lawsuit Challenges Trump EPA's 200 Million-acre Expansion of Bee-killing Pesticide  Center for Biological Diversity

PORTLAND, Ore.— The Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Food Safety sued the Trump administration today over its July decision to approve use of ...

08/20/2019 11:23 AM
Lawsuit Filed to Protect Endangered Coral  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity sued the Trump administration today for failing to protect 12 coral species around Florida and islands in the ...

08/21/2019 11:48 AM
Trump Finalizes Disastrous Weakening of Endangered Species Act  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— In a massive attack on imperiled wildlife, the Trump administration today finalized rollbacks to regulations implementing key provisions of the ...

08/12/2019 11:00 AM
Trump Administration Sued for Failing to Protect Endangered West Coast Orcas  Center for Biological Diversity

SEATTLE— Conservation groups sued the Trump administration today for ignoring a legal petition to protect critically endangered Southern Resident killer ...

08/19/2019 11:45 AM
Flooding, Pollution Threat Prompts Call for Uranium Mine Closure Near Grand Canyon  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz.— Conservation groups called on Arizona officials today to close a uranium mine near ...

08/20/2019 03:06 PM
Seward Endangered Species Mural to Be Celebrated Aug. 21  Center for Biological Diversity

SEWARD, Alaska— A new endangered species mural outside Seward's Temple Studios will be celebrated on Wednesday, Aug. 21. The Center for Biological ...

08/19/2019 11:17 AM
Iconic Sturgeon of Great Lakes, Mississippi River Take Step Toward Endangered Species Protection  Center for Biological Diversity

CHICAGO— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* today announced it will consider Endangered Species Act protection for lake sturgeon. Today's positive finding ...

08/14/2019 11:45 AM
Trump Administration to Strip Florida Key Deer of Federal Protection  Center for Biological Diversity

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— President Donald Trump's U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* intends to strip Endangered Species Act protection from Florida Key deer ...

08/14/2019 12:07 PM
Center for Biological Diversity Sues Trump Administration Again After 3 Orca Deaths  SeafoodNews

The Center for Biological Diversity and Orca Relief Citizens' Alliance sued NMFS this week for "ignoring a legal petition to protect critically endangered Southern ...

08/20/2019 10:36 AM
Trump Administration Denies Protection to Six More Imperiled Species  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* denied endangered species protection today to six species from around the country, including an imperiled ...

08/14/2019 12:12 PM
Trump Administration Reauthorizes Wildlife-killing M-44 'Cyanide Bombs' Despite Strong Opposition  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: WASHINGTON— The Trump administration has reauthorized use of sodium cyanide in wildlife-killing devices called M-44s.

08/07/2019 03:00 AM
CITES' Last Chance to Save Vaquita Porpoise  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: Fate of World's Most Endangered Cetacean to Be Decided in Geneva.

08/14/2019 09:30 AM
Trump Administration Ends Long-standing Safeguards Protecting Kids from Dangerous Class of Pesticides  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON – The Trump administration's Environmental Protection Agency announced today that it will end long-running safeguards meant to protect ...

08/02/2019 03:00 AM
Farmers, Conservationists Challenge Approval of Monsanto's Crop-damaging Dicamba Pesticide  Center for Biological Diversity

Four public-interest organizations representing farmers and conservationists have made their legal case in a federal lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental ...

08/14/2019 02:19 PM
Lawsuit Challenges Political Meddling in EPA Public Records Changes  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity and the Environmental Integrity Project sued the Trump administration today over sweeping changes to how ...

07/24/2019 03:00 AM
Injunction Sought to Halt Trump's Wall in Arizona  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: Bulldozers Aimed at Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, San Pedro River.

08/06/2019 03:00 AM
Court: Oregon Illegally Denied Marbled Murrelet Endangered Species Protections  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: EUGENE, Ore.— An Oregon judge has issued a decision concluding the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission violated state law ...

08/07/2019 03:00 AM
Center For Biological Diversity Asks For Protection For Las Vegas Bearpoppy  KNPR

The Center for Biological Diversity filed a petition Thursday asking the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* to give Endangered Species Act protection to the Las Vegas ...

08/15/2019 03:20 PM
New Lawsuit Launched Against Mountain Valley Pipeline in Virginia  Center for Biological Diversity

RICHMOND, Va.— Conservation groups launched a lawsuit today challenging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service's* approval of the Mountain Valley Pipeline.

08/12/2019 03:00 AM
Legal Action Forces Trump Administration to Curb Killing of California Beavers  Center for Biological Diversity

SACRAMENTO— The federal wildlife-killing program known as Wildlife Services has agreed to stop shooting and trapping California beavers on more than ...

07/30/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Launched Over Trump Administration's Approval of Oil-waste Dumping in California's Arroyo Grande Aquifer  Center for Biological Diversity

The Center for Biological Diversity filed a notice today of its intent to sue the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for ignoring threats to endangered wildlife in ...

07/25/2019 03:00 AM
SCORES & OUTDOORS: Determination yet to be made on status of Monarch butterflies  Town Line

by Roland D. Hallee - The report showed a decrease from the count in 2017, and confirms the iconic orange and black butterfly is still very much at risk...

08/21/2019 03:27 PM
Media Specialist, Endangered Species  SustainableBusiness.com

At the Center for Biological Diversity, we believe that the welfare of human beings is deeply linked to nature - to the existence in our world of a vast diversity of ...

08/18/2019 08:44 PM
Federal Judge Halts Construction of Rosemont Mine in Arizona  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: TUCSON, Ariz.— A federal judge today overturned the U.S. Forest *Service's* approval of a controversial open-pit copper mine in ...

07/31/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit: Trump Is Failing to Protect Emperor Penguins From Climate Crisis  Center for Biological Diversity

The Center for Biological Diversity sued the Trump administration today for failing to act on a petition to protect emperor penguins under the Endangered ...

07/31/2019 03:00 AM
Threatened Snakes to Get Protected Habitat in Arizona, New Mexico  Center for Biological Diversity

TUCSON, Ariz.— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* today agreed to designate protected critical habitat for the narrow-headed and northern Mexican garter ...

07/25/2019 03:00 AM
Appeal Challenges Trump Administration's Approval of Nevada Oil Well  Center for Biological Diversity

RENO, Nev.— Conservation groups today challenged a recently approved oil well in central Nevada, saying the Trump administration's Bureau of Land ...

07/30/2019 03:00 AM
Snail Darter/Endangered Species Act: Center for Biological Diversity Petition to Delist  JD Supra

The Center for Biological Diversity (“CBD”) submitted to the United States Fish and Wildlife *Service* (“*Service*”) a July 16th Petition to Delist the Snail Darter ...

07/23/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Launched to Protect Green Sea Turtle Habitat Threatened by Sea-level Rise, Plastic Pollution, Warming  Center for Biological Diversity

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— The Center for Biological Diversity, Sea Turtle Oversight Protection and Turtle Island Restoration Network filed a notice today of their ...

08/13/2019 10:30 AM
Protest Challenges Trump's Fossil-fuel Expansion Plan Threatening Southwestern Colorado  Center for Biological Diversity

DENVER― Conservation groups protested a Trump administration plan today that would expand federal fossil-fuel development in southwestern Colorado, ...

07/29/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration's Huge Offshore Drilling Sale in Gulf of Mexico  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON― Environmental groups sued the Trump administration today to challenge its fourth oil and gas lease sale in the Gulf of Mexico. The sale offers ...

08/07/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Visit to Plastic Plant Ignores Pollution Crisis, Outdated Federal Rules  Center for Biological Diversity

MONACA, Pa.― President Donald Trump's visit today to a massive plastics plant being built in Pennsylvania by Royal Dutch Shell ignores the plastic pollution ...

08/13/2019 03:00 AM
Center for Biological Diversity Says Floating a Plan to Shoot Native Elk NPS Seeks Public Comment on the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the General Management Plan Amendment for Point Reyes National Seashore  Sierra Sun Times

August 12, 2019 - POINT REYES, Calif.— The National Park *Service* released a draft plan last week that calls for shooting native elk to allow for expanded cattle ...

08/12/2019 08:22 AM
Court OKs Ban on Wildlife Cyanide Poisoning Across 10 Million Acres of Wyoming  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: Legal Victory Guarantees Analysis of Wildlife Services' Killings in Wyoming.

08/12/2019 03:00 AM
Environmental Groups Plan Lawsuit to Protect Florida's Green Sea Turtles Though Endangered Species Act  Miami New Times

The organizations last week filed paperwork outlining their intention to file a lawsuit unless the federal government designates critical habitat for the threatened ...

08/20/2019 09:00 AM
Trump Administration Reauthorizes 'Cyanide Bombs' to Kill US Wildlife  Common Dreams

Brushing off overwhelming public opposition, the Trump administration this week re-approved the use of so-called "cyanide bombs" to kill wild animals on public ...

08/09/2019 03:00 AM
Park Service Floats Plan to Shoot Native Elk at Point Reyes National Seashore  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: POINT REYES, Calif.— The National Park *Service* released a draft plan today that calls for shooting native elk to allow for ...

08/08/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Administration Permits Hilcorp Alaska to Harm Marine Mammals in Cook Inlet  Center for Biological Diversity

ANCHORAGE— The Trump administration issued final rules today allowing Hilcorp Alaska to harm beluga whales, sea otters and other marine mammals as the ...

07/30/2019 03:00 AM
Washington Timberlands Bear Hunting Program's Fate to Be Decided at Friday Hearing  Center for Biological Diversity

OLYMPIA, Wash.— The cruel use of hounds and bait to hunt black bears on Washington timberlands could halt Friday at a hearing on the Center for Biological ...

08/06/2019 12:16 PM
Legal Petition Seeks Ban on Pollution from Plastic Plants  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON― More than 270 community and conservation organizations filed a legal petition today that demands the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ...

07/23/2019 03:00 AM
Group threatens suit over Gila grazing  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

On July 17, the Center for Biological Diversity filed a notice of intent with several federal agencies declaring its plans to sue over “widespread and significant ...

07/31/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Takes On Trump's Dirty Power Plan  Center for Biological Diversity

Ten environmental groups sued Trump's Environmental Protection Agency today to overturn the administration's Dirty Power Plan and reinstate the Obama-era ...

08/14/2019 09:00 AM
Trump is attacking the Endangered Species Act when we need it most  Popular Science

On Monday, the Trump Administration announced sweeping changes to the Endangered Species Act, a move that conservation advocates say will greatly ...

08/13/2019 11:57 AM
California's Tulare County Agrees to Curb Air Pollution From Industrial Dairies  Center for Biological Diversity

Conservation groups announced today they have reached an agreement with Tulare County that will reduce greenhouse gas pollution from industrial dairies.

08/07/2019 03:00 AM
Government delays some border wall construction in Arizona  KOLD

Tucson's Center for Biological Diversity calls the decision a small, but temporary win.

08/14/2019 10:07 PM
Border wall work started this week in Az's Organ Pipe Cactus Nat'l Monument  TucsonSentinel.com

Contractors began replacing border fencing along a two-mile stretch of the Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument this week, the first of three projects that will ...

08/21/2019 04:30 PM
Lake Sturgeon Considered For Endangered Species List  WSKG.org

"This is a species that was incredibly abundant and then were overfished for many years, then impacts of dams and pollution. Now they still persist, but they're.

08/16/2019 08:00 AM
Trump Administration Erases Climate Change From Endangered Species Act  Miami New Times

The Florida Key deer is alive today thanks to federal efforts to protect it from extinction. But yesterday, the Trump administration signaled its intent to remove the ...

08/15/2019 09:00 AM
Citizen Suit Enforcement/Safe Drinking Water Act: Center for Biological Diversity Notice of Intent to Sue U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Addressing Approval of Aquifer Exemption  JD Supra

The Center for Biological Diversity (“CBD”) sent a July 25th 60-day Notice of Intent to Sue (“Notice”) to the United States Environmental Protection Agency ...

08/06/2019 03:00 AM
San Diego Lawsuits Challenge Sprawl Development in High-risk Fire Zone  Center for Biological Diversity

SAN DIEGO— Conservation organizations sued San Diego County today for approving Otay Ranch Village 14, a sprawl development that will pave over ...

07/25/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration's Failure to Protect Atlantic Sharks, Giant Manta Rays From Lethal Fishing Gear  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— On behalf of Defenders of Wildlife and the Center for Biological Diversity, Earthjustice sued the Trump administration today for failing to protect ...

08/01/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges New Trump Administration Land Swap to Bulldoze Alaska's Izembek National Wildlife Refuge  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: ANCHORAGE, Alaska— Conservation groups sued the Trump administration today to challenge a land-swap deal with King ...

08/07/2019 03:00 AM
Territory for turtles  Thegardenisland.com

LIHUE — Several organizations are gearing up to try to force the federal government to better protect green sea turtle habitat. The Center for Biological Diversity, ...

08/16/2019 06:05 AM
Five Things to Watch at This Month's Big Wildlife Trade Treaty Meeting • The Revelator  The Revelator

New wildlife trade rules being discussed at CITES could affect 550 species, including elephants, rhinos, vaquita porpoises and giraffes.

08/16/2019 08:04 AM
Conservation Group Plans To Sue Over Trump ESA Rules  KUNM

Conservation groups are criticizing the Trump Administration's new Endangered Species Act rules, saying they weaken the law. T hey're concerned the rules.

08/15/2019 11:27 AM
Are mountain lions endangered?  Idyllwild Town Cier

In June, the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) and the Mountain Lion Foundation (MLF) submitted a petition to the California Fish and Game Commission to ...

08/16/2019 08:08 AM
"Never again, para nadie." - AZPM  Arizona Public Media

Also on Arizona Spotlight: New state law that may provide justice for greater numbers of Indigenous women and girls; A reaction to the Trump administration ...

08/21/2019 08:45 PM
Lawsuit calls for 'Whale Protection Zone' as more Southern Residents orca die  SanJuanIslander.com

PRESS RELEASE: SEATTLE— Conservation groups sued the Trump administration today Monday, August 19, 2019 for ignoring a legal petition to protect ...

08/19/2019 11:52 AM
Cyanide bombs endanger pets, people and wildlife | Opinion  The Daily Planet

It is common practice among dogs to not get involved in politics. But can someone please explain to my canine brain how the Environmental Protection Agency ...

08/21/2019 06:52 PM
Siskyou Mountains Salamander Endangered Species Petition Denied A Second Time  Jefferson Public Radio

The federal government has decided to not list the Siskyou Mountains Salamander as endangered. That's after dealing with a lawsuit because of a failure to.

08/18/2019 12:15 PM
Environmental Groups Urge Trade Sanctions On Mexico To Protect Endangered Porpoise  Fronteras: The Changing America Desk

Environmental groups are pushing for trade sanctions on Mexico until it puts a stop to the illegal trade of the huge totoaba fish in Mexico's Sea of Cortez.

08/20/2019 07:24 PM
'Nature’s engineers': Feds to stop killing California beavers  SFGate

More beavers may be coming to a river near you. Under the threat of legal action, Wildlife Services, a controversial program administered by the United States ...

08/05/2019 03:00 AM
Cyanide Bombs Kill Thousands of Animals a Year. The Trump Administration Thinks That’s Fine.  Sierra Magazine

Update: Following public outcry, the EPA has announced that it is reversing its decision to reauthorize the use of deadly M-44 “cyanide bombs” to kill wildlife.

08/18/2019 03:26 AM
Group files lawsuit to protect coral in FL, Caribbean, and Pacific Ocean  Florida Phoenix

An environmental group has filed suit against the Trump administration, saying federal authorities are failing to protect 12 coral species around Florida and ...

08/21/2019 08:13 AM
Trump's Changes to the Endangered Species Act Are Prudent  Commentary Magazine

Despite the panic, the Trump administration is only making prudent tweaks to enforcing the Endangered Species Act, as Obama did.

08/15/2019 01:30 PM
EPA backtracks on 'cyanide bombs' to kill wild animals  PostBulletin.com

WASHINGTON — The federal Environmental Protection Agency last week withdrew its support for the continued use of so-called cyanide bombs to protect ...

08/19/2019 08:15 AM
Environmental groups say they'll sue over green sea turtle habitat  UPI News

The United States should designate more critical habitat for the endangered green sea turtle, according to three environmental groups that say they will sue the ...

08/14/2019 06:03 PM
Senate Advances Bill That Would Gut Environmental Review of Oil Pipelines, Other Large Infrastructure Projects  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON― A Senate committee today approved a bill that would side-step environmental review to fast-track large infrastructure projects, including oil ...

07/24/2019 03:00 AM
Trump's New Endangered Species Act Rules Threaten Wildlife, Northwest Conservation Groups Contend  OPB News

Conservationists are accusing the Trump administration of putting the interests of industry — including logging and grazing in the Pacific Northwest — ahead of ...

08/12/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Administration Delays Construction of Border Wall in Arizona Wildlife Preserve  EcoWatch

The Trump administration is delaying construction on its long-promised border wall that would cut through protected stretches of the Arizona desert.

08/15/2019 11:50 AM
UW Biodiversity Institute to Host Reception for Soil-Inspired Exhibition Aug. 8 | News  University of Wyoming News

UW Associate Professor Diana Baumbach's “Covering: Radial” is part of an art series that draws parallels between manufactured ground coverings, such as ...

08/05/2019 12:08 PM
Convention on Biological Diversity adopts indicator to track conservation of useful plants  EurekAlert

The Biodiversity Indicators Partnership fficially adopted in July a new indicator to track progress on the conservation of thousands of economically and culturally ...

08/01/2019 03:00 AM
Wildlife Services commits to NEPA redo | Environmental  Jackson Hole News&Guide

Facing legal pressure, a federal agency that kills wildlife deemed to be a nuisance has agreed to reassess its plans for operating in Wyoming.

08/14/2019 06:30 AM
After Public Outcry, Trump EPA Reverses Approval for Using 'Cyanide Bombs' to Kill US Wildlife  Common Dreams

Conservation and animal rights advocates celebrated a rare Trump era victory Thursday after the Environmental Protection Agency reversed its approval of ...

08/16/2019 12:48 PM
California's only known wolf pack adds 3 pups  KCRA Sacramento

Wildlife officials say at least three new wolf pups have joined the only known pack in California.

08/07/2019 03:00 AM
Smith: Though thriving in Winnebago, lake sturgeon review by USFWS raises concerns  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

On Aug. 14 the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* announced it would conduct a review of lake sturgeon for possible listing through the Endangered Species Act.

08/21/2019 06:18 PM
Critics of Clark County lands bill hope it's not too late to rein in proposal  Las Vegas Sun

Nevada lawmakers have been meeting with Clark County officials about a controversial proposal to modify protected lands and open more than 56000 acres of .

08/15/2019 05:00 AM
Oregon ban on deer and elk urine products takes effect January 1, 2020  KCBY.com 11

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. - The products put off a smell only an elk or deer could love: Urine. But urine scent is also a useful tool for hunters trying to attract the ...

08/20/2019 08:31 PM
Federal agency to consider protections for lake sturgeon  WXYZ Detroit

Federal regulators said Wednesday they will consider extending legal protections to lake sturgeon — prehistoric fish once abundant in the Great Lakes but ...

08/15/2019 10:10 AM
Entanglement Settlement Protects Whales, Sea Turtles, California's Crab Fishery  Center for Biological Diversity

SAN FRANCISCO— Californians will be pleased to know that Dungeness crab will be caught off the coast with greater care for endangered wildlife under a ...

03/26/2019 03:00 AM
Groups sue to establish whale protection zone | 790 KGMI  KGMI

SEATTLE, Wash. — A new U.S. lawsuit filed Monday seeks to establish a whale protection zone for endangered orcas in the Pacific Northwest. The Center for ...

08/20/2019 10:23 AM
Trump administration reauthorizes use of 'cyanide bombs' to kill wild animals  Wink News

The Environmental Protection Agency has recently reauthorized the use of controversial chemical traps to kill coyotes, dogs, foxes and other wild animals across ...

08/10/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Filed to Protect Dwindling Numbers of Mountain Caribou  Center for Biological Diversity

SANDPOINT, Idaho— Conservation groups filed a lawsuit today challenging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service's* failure to finalize endangered species protection ...

07/10/2019 03:00 AM
Endangered list sought for firefly with double-green flash  The Associated Press

BETHANY BEACH, Del. (AP) — Peering through the darkness under the faint light of a peach-colored moon, wildlife biologist Jason Davis spots a telltale green ...

08/02/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Launched to Force Forest Service to Protect Endangered Species, Remove Livestock From Arizona, New Mexico Waterways  Center for Biological Diversity

SILVER CITY, N.M.— The Center for Biological Diversity filed a notice today of its intent to sue the U.S. Forest *Service* for allowing livestock to trample ...

07/17/2019 03:00 AM
New Legal Challenges Launched to Keystone XL Pipeline Approval  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: Trump Administration Violated National Environmental Policy Act, Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act by Approving ...

07/01/2019 03:00 AM
E.P.A. Backtracks on Use of ‘Cyanide Bombs’ to Kill Wild Animals  The New York Times

The federal agency said it was re-evaluating the use of the M-44 poison devices, which are used to kill thousands of coyotes and foxes.

08/16/2019 12:19 AM
Bearpoppy worth saving and not just because it's cute, group says  Nevada Current

The bearpoppy is a lovely if somewhat unassuming little flower and if you don't care about it perhaps you care about bees? “The Las Vegas bearpoppy is an ...

08/16/2019 07:40 AM
Judge blocks killing of wolf pack’s last surviving member in NE Washington  The Spokesman-Review

On Friday, a judge temporarily blocked the killing of the sole surviving member of the Old Profanity Territory wolf pack.

08/16/2019 10:09 PM
Lawsuit Aims to Force Trump to Protect Endangered Species Nationwide  Center for Biological Diversity

SAN FRANCISCO— The Center for Biological Diversity and San Francisco Baykeeper sued the Trump administration today for failing to protect eight highly ...

05/23/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Trump's Emergency Declaration for Border Wall  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of Wildlife and Animal Legal Defense Fund sued the Trump administration today over the ...

02/16/2019 03:00 AM
Washington judge: Tree-peeling bears can be killed  Capital Press

OLYMPIA — A Washington judge Friday reinstated a Fish and Wildlife program that allows timberland owners to kill tree-damaging black bears.

08/12/2019 03:00 AM
Appeal Upheld in Challenge to Oil Drilling in California's Carrizo Plain National Monument  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: BAKERSFIELD, Calif.― The California Bureau of Land Management has agreed with conservation groups that plans for a new oil ...

07/16/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Prompts US Officials to Consider Protecting Giraffes  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— After a prod from a lawsuit filed by conservation groups, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* announced today that giraffes may qualify for ...

04/25/2019 03:00 AM
Agriculture Department's 'Wildlife Services' Killed Nearly 1.5 Million Native Animals in 2018  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: WASHINGTON— The arm of the U.S. Department of Agriculture known as Wildlife Services killed nearly 1.5 million native animals ...

06/04/2019 03:00 AM
Emergency Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for Delaware Firefly  Center for Biological Diversity

BETHANY BEACH, Del.— The Center for Biological Diversity and the Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation filed an emergency petition today seeking ...

05/15/2019 03:00 AM
Study: Politics Harming Recovery of Endangered Mexican Wolves  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: Trump Administration's Recovery Plan Based on Politics, Not Science.

07/12/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Seeks Endangered Species Protections for Lesser Prairie Chickens  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— Conservation groups today sued the Trump administration for failing to protect severely imperiled lesser prairie chickens under the ...

06/12/2019 03:00 AM
Trump EPA Seeks to Slash Pesticide Protections for Imperiled Wildlife  Center for Biological Diversity

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today released a set of proposed changes that would dramatically reduce protections for the nation's most ...

05/10/2019 03:00 AM

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