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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 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
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
Lawsuit Launched to Protect Imperiled Dunes Sagebrush Lizard in Texas, New Mexico  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— Conservation groups filed a notice today of their intent to sue the Trump administration for failing to protect the severely imperiled dunes ...

07/19/2019 01:12 PM
Endangered Species Mural to Be Celebrated July 19 in New Mexico  Center for Biological Diversity

SILVER CITY, N.M.— The Mimbres Regional Arts Council's Youth Mural Program and Western New Mexico University will unveil a new endangered species ...

07/15/2019 04:11 PM
Lawsuit Forces Trump Administration to Consider Oil Drilling's Harm to Endangered Wildlife in Gulf of Mexico  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: TAMPA, Fla.— Prompted by a lawsuit filed by three conservation groups, the Trump administration has finally agreed to complete ...

07/19/2019 04:30 PM
Lawsuit Launched to Protect Critically Endangered Okinawa Woodpecker  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a notice of its intent to sue the Trump administration for failing to protect the Okinawa ...

06/26/2019 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 01:47 PM
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 04:59 PM
One Millionth Endangered Species Condom to Be Given Away on World Population Day  Center for Biological Diversity

The Center for Biological Diversity will distribute its one millionth free Endangered Species Condom today for World Population Day. The giveaway of 10000 ...

07/11/2019 12:19 PM
State Endangered Species Protection Sought for Mountain Lions in Southern California, Central Coast  Center for Biological Diversity

The Center for Biological Diversity and Mountain Lion Foundation formally petitioned the California Fish and Game Commission today to protect mountain lions ...

06/25/2019 03:00 AM
Rare California Salamanders Move Closer to Endangered Species Act Protection  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: Salamanders at Risk of Extinction From Plans to Raise Shasta Dam.

06/26/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Fracking Leases Threatening Northern Arizona Groundwater  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: PHOENIX— Conservation groups sued the Trump administration today for leasing 4200 acres of public lands for oil and gas ...

07/15/2019 04:58 PM
Wyoming Game Commission Urged to Adopt Bear Spray Requirement  Center for Biological Diversity

ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo.— The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission will meet on July 18 and 19 to decide whether to require hunters to carry bear spray in ...

07/18/2019 12:28 PM
Petition Seeks to Remove Snail Darter From Endangered Species List, Marking Conservation Success  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: Famous Fish Now Recovered, Swimming in Four States.

07/16/2019 10:32 AM
Trump Administration Agrees to Revisit Ocean Salmon Fishing Impact on Endangered West Coast Orcas  Center for Biological Diversity

SEATTLE― A lawsuit challenging West Coast salmon fishing's impact on critically endangered orcas was put on hold today after the Trump administration ...

07/19/2019 04:47 PM
Lawsuit Seeks Overdue Protection for Rare Salamander in California, Oregon  Center for Biological Diversity

SAN FRANCISCO— Conservation groups sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* today for failing to respond to a 2018 petition requesting Endangered Species ...

07/01/2019 03:00 AM
Dozens Rally in Minnesota Against Trump's Plan to Strip Protection From Wolves as Scores Expected to Testify at Hearing  Center for Biological Diversity

MINNEAPOLIS— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* today will hold its only public hearing on the Trump administration proposal to end federal protection for ...

06/25/2019 07:44 PM
Washington Wildlife Agency Issues Another Kill Order for Endangered Wolves  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: SEATTLE— The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife today issued a kill order for endangered wolves from the Old ...

07/10/2019 03:00 AM
Court Upholds Protections for Rare California Gnatcatcher  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: Developers Unsuccessful in Attempt to Strip Bird of Endangered Species Safeguards.

07/03/2019 03:34 PM
Legal Petition Seeks Ban on Pollution from Plastic Plants  Center for Biological Diversity

Decades-old EPA Water Pollution Rules Require Update.

07/23/2019 10:19 AM
Lawsuit Filed to Force Trump Administration to Expand, Update Plan for Grizzly Bear Recovery  Center for Biological Diversity

MISSOULA, Mont.— The Center for Biological Diversity filed a lawsuit today challenging the Trump administration's failure to update the federal recovery plan for ...

06/27/2019 03:00 AM
Court Partially Blocks Summer Grazing on Sensitive Oregon Public Lands  Center for Biological Diversity

PORTLAND, Ore.― Conservation groups today won a partial preliminary injunction blocking summer grazing by Hammond Ranches on one of two public lands ...

07/16/2019 07:35 PM
Congresswoman Velázquez Introduces Bill to Ban Pesticide Linked to Parkinson's  Center for Biological Diversity

U.S. Rep. Nydia Velázquez (D-N.Y.) has introduced legislation to ban paraquat, an extremely toxic herbicide that has been shown to more than double the risk of ...

07/18/2019 12:38 PM
Louisiana to Hold Hearing on Massive Formosa Plastics Toxic Chemical Complex  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: ST. JAMES PARISH, La.— Louisiana will hold a public hearing on issuing 15 air permits for Taiwanese company Formosa ...

07/08/2019 03:00 AM
Demonstrators Rally for Imperiled Porpoises at Mexican Embassy in Washington D.C.  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: Event Calls for Immediate Action to Save Endangered Vaquita.

07/12/2019 03:00 AM
Half a Million People Urge Gov. Inslee to Oppose Wolf Slaughter in Washington State  Center for Biological Diversity

SEATTLE— The Center for Biological Diversity sent a letter to Washington Gov. Jay Inslee today asking that his administration manage wolves according to ...

06/24/2019 03:00 AM
Ban on Hunting With Lead Ammo to Go Into Effect in California  Center for Biological Diversity

On Monday California will become the first state to ban all lead ammunition for hunting — the culmination of years of efforts to phase out toxic lead ammunition in ...

06/27/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Administration Releases Alaska LNG Project Environmental Study  Center for Biological Diversity

The Trump administration today released a draft environmental impact statement for the Alaska LNG project, which would export American fossil fuel to Asia.

06/28/2019 03:00 AM
Formosa Plastics liable for Texas plastic pollution  Center for Biological Diversity

VICTORIA, Texas— A federal judge in Texas on Thursday found Formosa Plastics liable for polluting Texas waterways with billions of plastic pellets from its ...

06/28/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Plan for Southwestern Colorado Pushes Fossil Fuel Expansion, Undermines State's Climate Law  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: DENVER― The Trump administration released a resource management plan today that would expand federal fossil fuel ...

06/28/2019 03:00 AM
EPA Politicizes Public Records Rules, Hands Decisions to Trump Appointees  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced a sweeping revision today to the rules governing how it responds to requests for public ...

06/25/2019 03:00 AM
Six Pups Born to White River Wolves This Year in Western Oregon  Center for Biological Diversity

PORTLAND, Ore.— Six pups were born this year to Oregon's White River wolf pack, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* announced Wednesday. A video of the ...

07/11/2019 03:00 AM
Federal Court Orders Environmental Impact Study for California's Richardson Grove Highway Project  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.— A federal court judge ruled Thursday that Caltrans must do a detailed environmental impact statement ...

06/28/2019 03:00 AM
Legal Action Taken to Save Critical Habitat of Endangered New Mexico Meadow Jumping Mice  Center for Biological Diversity

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.— Two conservation groups filed a motion on Wednesday to intervene in a lawsuit challenging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service's* ...

07/05/2019 03:00 AM
75 Groups Call for Reforms to Climate-killing Export-Import Bank  Center for Biological Diversity

More than 75 conservation groups, including the Center for Biological Diversity, today called on Congress to curb the Export-Import Bank's funding of dangerous ...

06/25/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Administration to Dredge San Francisco Bay to Make Room for More Oil  Center for Biological Diversity

Public-interest groups filed a joint letter Monday with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers strongly warning against efforts to dredge a deeper channel through San ...

06/25/2019 03:00 AM
Petition Seeks Enforcement of Clean Air Act in North Carolina  Center for Biological Diversity

CHAPEL HILL, N.C.— The Center for Biological Diversity petitioned the Environmental Protection Agency today to enforce Clean Air Act requirements for ...

06/27/2019 03:00 AM
Desert Hot Springs settles lawsuit over a housing proposal near the Sand to Snow National Monument  The Desert Sun

Desert Hot Springs has settled a lawsuit challenging a proposed housing development at the base of the Sand to Snow National Monument, agreeing with two ...

07/02/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Constitutionality of Arkansas Ag-Gag Law  Center for Biological Diversity

The Animal Legal Defense Fund, Animal Equality, Center for Biological Diversity and Food Chain Workers Alliance filed a lawsuit today in the U.S. District Court ...

06/25/2019 03:00 AM
Environmental group sues feds over grizzly bear recovery plan  Missoula Current

(CN) The federal government has failed to address grizzly bear recovery in the bear's historic range in certain Western states, the Center for Biological Diversity ...

06/28/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration's OK of California Logging That Will Destroy Big Trees, Condor Roosting Sites  Center for Biological Diversity

LOS ANGELES― Conservation groups sued the Trump administration today to halt a logging project in a roadless area of Los Padres National Forest that would ...

07/10/2019 03:00 AM
Conservation groups launch lawsuit to protect dunes sagebrush lizard  Midland Reporter-Telegram

Conservation groups Defenders of Wildlife and Center for Biological Diversity on Friday filed a notice of their intent to sue the Trump administration for failing to ...

07/21/2019 10:18 PM
California to Evaluate Curbing Oil, Gas Extraction  Center for Biological Diversity

Gov. Gavin Newsom signed into law this year's California budget, which includes the allocation of $1.5 million toward a study to “identify strategies to decrease ...

06/28/2019 03:00 AM
World Heritage Committee Designates Vaquita Porpoise Habitat as 'In Danger'  Center for Biological Diversity

BAKU, Azerbaijan— The UNESCO World Heritage Committee today approved an “in danger” designation for an area of Mexico that is the last remaining home ...

07/03/2019 03:00 AM
Congressional Resolution Declares Climate Emergency  Center for Biological Diversity

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) and Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) unveiled a concurrent resolution today to declare the ...

07/09/2019 12:22 PM
Environmental Group Sues US Forest Service  KJZZ

The Center for Biological Diversity is suing the U.S. Forest *Service*.The environmental group filed notice Wednesday, saying the Forest *Service* violated a 1998 ...

07/18/2019 11:49 AM
Scientists scramble to learn why monarch butterflies are dying so quickly  UPI News

Scientists across the country are scrambling to learn why monarch butterflies are disappearing at such an alarming rate as the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* ...

07/22/2019 03:00 AM
Biological Diversity PAC backs Clarke  New Jersey Globe

The Center for Biological Diversity Action Fund backed Jefferson Township Democratic Committee Chairwoman Christine Clarke for Assembly in the 26th.

06/26/2019 03:00 AM
States lack endangered species reporting  Science Magazine

The U.S. Senate is currently considering a bill (S. 1051) that would cede some permitting decision authority to states relative to the U.S. Endangered Species Act ...

07/18/2019 01:40 PM
Environmental group threatens suit over alleged grazing  Albuquerque Journal

An environmental group has threatened to sue the U.S. Forest *Service* and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service*, saying the agencies are allowing livestock grazing ...

07/21/2019 02:05 AM
G&F denies request to mandate bear spray | Local News  Cody Enterprise

A team of conservation organizations urged the Wyoming Game and Fish Commission to require hunters to carry bear spray in the field.

07/22/2019 02:41 PM
Grizzly Committee to Consider Measures to Protect Bears, Reduce Conflict in Northern Rockies  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: MISSOULA, Mont.— The Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee will consider on Tuesday whether to implement additional ...

06/24/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Seeks Court Order to Stop Colorado Coal Mine Expansion Threatening Climate, National Forest  Center for Biological Diversity

DENVER— Five conservation groups sued the Trump administration late Tuesday and called on a federal judge to block approval of Arch Coal's West Elk mine ...

07/03/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration Decision to Exempt Factory Farms From Reporting Hazardous Air Pollution  Center for Biological Diversity

Community and conservation groups sued the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today for overstepping its authority in exempting factory farms from ...

07/01/2019 03:00 AM
Endangered species list 2019: Trump wants to remove gray wolves  Vox.com

With the public comment period now closed on the Interior Department's proposal to remove the gray wolf from the endangered species list, gray wolves across ...

07/16/2019 01:57 PM
Policy Center for Environment and Peace  Conservation International

Conservation International's Policy Center for Environment and Peace (CEP) was created to help address conflicts over scarce and degraded natural resources.

07/15/2019 10:21 AM
The Argument for Giving California's Struggling Mountain Lions Endangered Species Protection  KQED

Two environmental groups are pushing state wildlife officials to grant new protections to mountain lions between Santa Cruz and the Mexico border under the.

06/26/2019 03:00 AM
Oregon wants to untangle whales from crab fishery  Daily Astorian

Oregon fishery managers are changing how the state's lucrative Dungeness crab fishery will be managed to avoid tangling whales in commercial fishing gear.

07/22/2019 02:45 PM
Public-interest Groups Launch Legal Action to Protect Waterways From Slaughterhouse Pollution  Center for Biological Diversity

Conservation groups today filed a formal notice of intent to sue the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for failing to update slaughterhouse wastewater ...

07/02/2019 03:00 AM
Environmental groups challenge plan to lease public lands for oil, gas exploration  Arizona Capitol Times

Environmental groups are trying to halt a plan by the Bureau of Land Management to lease out more than 4000 acres of land near the Petrified Forest National.

07/16/2019 08:24 AM
Enviros sue to stop fracking near Petrified Forest National Park  TucsonSentinel.com

Three environmental groups sued the Bureau of Land Management Monday to prevent fracking for natural gas and oil in more than 4000 acres of public land ...

07/16/2019 06:14 PM
Group sues over 'unambitious' grizzly plan | Livestock  Capital Press

An Arizona environmental group has sued the federal government to update its grizzly bear recovery plan and to look at expanding recovery areas.

06/28/2019 03:00 AM
Donnelly says ‘radical change’ required to address global warming  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Achieving net-zero emissions will require eliminating gas-powered cars and limiting beef consumption, says Patrick Donnelly.

07/19/2019 12:00 AM
Butterflies vs. Borders: Saving the National Butterfly Center and a Wildlife Refuge Corridor  Intercontinental Cry

This article is part ongoing series by IC journalist Garet Bleir. For this story, Garet spent nearly a month living in a tent on the grounds of the National Butterfly ...

07/18/2019 01:39 PM
Center for Biological Diversity Awarded $72,000 Grant by CREDO Mobile  Center for Biological Diversity

SAN FRANCISCO— The Center for Biological Diversity was recently awarded a grant of more than $72,000 as a part of CREDO Mobile's donation program.

06/04/2019 03:00 AM
BLM's massive plan to contain wildfires fuels concern among environmentalists  Las Vegas Sun

An official with a leading conservation group is highly critical of a federal plan to control the spread of wildfires across a swath of the American West through the ...

07/23/2019 05:00 AM
Swamped! The Forty-Year War on Public Lands Comes to a Head  Westword

For decades, Western conservatives and the powerful interests backing them have gone to Washington to challenge federal public-lands policy. A new plan that ...

07/23/2019 10:20 AM
Should Coastal And Southern California Mountain Lions Be Listed As Endangered? Animal Activists Say Yes.  Capital Public Radio News

Mountain lions aren't listed as an endangered species in California, but environmental groups want to change.

06/26/2019 03:00 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
20 overlooked benefits of distributed solar energy: Study outlines advantages of solar on rooftops, other developed areas  Science Daily

A study released today provides the most complete list yet of the advantages of solar energy -- from carbon sequestration to improvements for pollinator habitat.

07/10/2019 03:00 AM
[Article Headline] | 2019-07-12  Agri-Pulse

The Environmental Protection Agency has approved the insecticide sulfoxaflor for use on corn, cotton, sorghum and citrus, as well as other crops, the agency ...

07/12/2019 03:00 AM
Border Wall Would Threaten Southwest's Last Free-Flowing River  Phoenix New Times

The federal government has tried to plow forward with plans to build a wall that environmentalists say would wreak ecological and hydrological havoc on the ...

07/05/2019 03:00 AM
USA Uses Pesticides Banned Elsewhere  Jefferson Public Radio

It's hard to imagine counting up to a billion of anything. But that's the approximate weight--in pounds--of pesticides used in the United States each year.

06/26/2019 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
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
Salamanders face extinction from plans to raise Shasta Dam  KRCRTV.COM

Three species of Shasta Salamanders are being threatened by plans to raise the height of the Shasta Dam, which would result in flooding of their habitat.

06/26/2019 03:00 AM
Nearly 30 laws waived in Starr County for wall construction  Monitor

On the heels of another awarded contract for steel bollards in Starr County, the Trump administration announced waiving nearly 30 laws Friday. The U.S. ...

06/30/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Launched to Protect Endangered California Salmon Harmed by Federal Beaver-killing  Center for Biological Diversity

SACRAMENTO, Calif.— The Center for Biological Diversity today launched a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Wildlife Services program for ...

05/30/2019 03:00 AM
New oil drilling in Carrizo Plain blocked because of climate change — at least for now  San Luis Obispo Tribune

A new oil well and pipeline in the Carrizo Plain National Monument is blocked by state Bureau of Land Management. The Center for Biological Diversity and Los ...

07/17/2019 10:11 PM
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
Analysis: Public Overwhelmingly Wants EPA Ban on Wildlife-killing 'Cyanide Bombs'  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: WASHINGTON— More than 99.9 percent of people commenting on a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposal to ...

05/08/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges California Development's Threat to Condors, Tribal Religious Practices  Center for Biological Diversity

LOS ANGELES— Conservation and tribal groups sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* today for authorizing a Tejon Ranch Company plan to build luxury ...

04/25/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Launched to Protect Endangered Lake Sturgeon in Mississippi River, Great Lakes  Center for Biological Diversity

CHICAGO— Conservation groups sent a notice today of their intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* for failing to respond to a 2018 petition seeking ...

05/29/2019 03:00 AM
Veteran Environmental Lawyer Glitzenstein to Join Center for Biological Diversity  Center for Biological Diversity

TUCSON, Ariz.— Eric Glitzenstein, a public interest attorney who has argued groundbreaking environmental and wildlife protection cases and helped secure ...

02/26/2019 03:00 AM
Documents illuminate contacts between Trump official and Texas Public Policy Foundation  LubbockOnline.com

When a top Trump administration official who used to work at a prominent conservative Austin think tank was updated by his former colleagues about their efforts ...

11/15/2017 03:00 AM
Trump Administration Announces Stripping Gray Wolf Protections Across Country  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* today announced plans to strip gray wolves of Endangered Species Act protection across the lower 48 ...

03/06/2019 03:00 AM
House Democrats Boost Endangered Species Listing Budget by 30%  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— House Democrats today released a funding bill for the Interior Department that includes $23.4 million to evaluate whether imperiled animals ...

05/14/2019 03:00 AM
More Than 160 Groups Urge Senate to Reject Bernhardt for Top Interior Post  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— More than 160 conservation groups sent a letter to U.S. senators today urging them to oppose the nomination of fossil fuel lobbyist David ...

03/26/2019 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
Tensions at the US southern border are putting scientists and their work at risk  Jefferson Public Radio

Scientists working on the US-Mexico border face unique challenges when trying to study borderlands ecosystems, from outright harassment by Border Patrol.

07/22/2019 03:49 PM
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
Critically Endangered Spring Pygmy Sunfish Gains 1330 Acres, Six Stream Miles of Protected Habitat  Center for Biological Diversity

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.— Following a lawsuit filed by the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* announced today that it will protect 1,330 ...

05/29/2019 03:00 AM
Massive New Mexico Logging Plan Threatens Iconic Owl Stronghold  Center for Biological Diversity

Conservation groups today called on the U.S. Forest *Service* to revise plans for large-scale commercial logging in southern New Mexico's Lincoln National ...

05/13/2019 03:00 AM
Legal Petition Urges Feds to Severely Restrict Pesticides in Endangered Species Critical Habitat  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity petitioned the National Marine Fisheries *Service* and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* today to prohibit ...

01/07/2019 03:00 AM
California's Top Wildlife Officials Vote to Oppose Trump's War on Wolves  Center for Biological Diversity

SANTA MONICA, Calif.— The California Fish and Game Commission today voted to formally oppose the Trump administration's proposal to end federal wolf ...

04/17/2019 03:00 AM
Mexican wolf not included in delisting effort  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service's* proposal to delist the gray wolf as an endangered species does not include the Mexican wolf.

07/19/2019 01:35 AM
Lawsuit Launched Over Trump Administration's Failure to Protect Wolverines, 25 Other Imperiled Species  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity today filed a formal notice of intent to sue acting Interior Secretary David Bernhardt for failing to make ...

01/08/2019 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
She was determined to save the world — one buzzing backyard beehive at a time  Washington Post

What exactly can prepare a neophyte for her first encounter with 10000 stinging insects? She was about to find out.

07/20/2019 09:00 AM

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