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August 25th, 2016, 16:02:44 UTC +0000

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 ...

 
August 25th, 2016, 15:08:00 UTC +0000

WMFE

Suit Threatened Over Failed Protection Of Species Including Florida Sandhill Crane
WMFE
The Florida sandhill crane is just one species an environmental group says the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has failed to protect under the Endangered Species Act. The group is threatening to sue the federal agency. The Center for Biological ...

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August 25th, 2016, 00:04:17 UTC +0000

KABC-TV

Environmentalists to sue San Bernardino, Colton, water treatment plant for killing Santa Ana sucker fish
KABC-TV
The Santa Ana sucker fish can be seen in a photo provided by the Center for Biological Diversity. KABC. By Sid Garcia. Wednesday, August 24, 2016 04:56PM. SANTA ANA, Calif. (KABC) --. Threatened sucker fish rely on the few patches of water in the Santa ...

 
August 24th, 2016, 23:54:49 UTC +0000

STLtoday.com

Environmental groups want to ban commercial hunting of snapping and softshell turtles in Missouri
STLtoday.com
“Unregulated turtle traders are mining Missouri rivers in a frenzy that's reminiscent of the gold rush,” said Collette Adkins, a biologist and senior attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Commercial trapping is devastating to turtle ...

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August 24th, 2016, 22:30:04 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
Billings Gazette
BILLINGS — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological Diversity accuses ...

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August 24th, 2016, 19:38:57 UTC +0000

Greens pressure Obama to list endangered species
Washington Examiner (blog)
The Center for Biological Diversity, a leading activist group focused on Washington policymaking, filed a formal notice Tuesday of its intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for failing to take action to protect 417 plants and animals under ...

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August 24th, 2016, 19:13:31 UTC +0000

The Missoulian

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
The Missoulian
BILLINGS (AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological Diversity ...

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August 24th, 2016, 18:40:34 UTC +0000

Ban Sought on Commercial Trapping of Wild Turtles in Missouri
Common Dreams (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 ...

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August 24th, 2016, 17:24:35 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity seeks Missouri ban on commercial trapping of wild turtles
The Marshall Democrat-News
The Center for Biological Diversity and Great Rivers Environmental Law Center, the former a nonprofit organization and the later a nonprofit environmental law firm, are attempting to end commercial turtle trapping in the state of Missouri. The ...

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August 24th, 2016, 16:28:12 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
Thegardenisland.com
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 16:25:19 UTC +0000

Advocates' Push for Quicker Aircraft Rules Premature, EPA Says
Bloomberg BNA
The Center for Biological Diversity and Friends of the Earth first filed their lawsuit in April, but the EPA argued no mandatory duty to regulate greenhouse gas emissions from aircraft existed until July 25, when it issued a final determination under ...

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August 24th, 2016, 15:16:00 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
HeraldNet
BILLINGS, Mont. — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological Diversity ...

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August 24th, 2016, 14:29:00 UTC +0000

Advocates Say They'll Sue to Protect Hundreds of Species
Flathead Beacon
BILLINGS — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological Diversity accuses ...

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August 24th, 2016, 14:26:06 UTC +0000

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 ...

 
August 24th, 2016, 13:55:19 UTC +0000

Enviro Groups Hamper Endangered Species Conservation
Animal AgWired (press release) (blog)
PLC According to the Public Lands Council (PLC) and National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA), the Center for Biological Diversity along with other radical environmental groups threatened to sue the Department of Interior and Fish and Wildlife ...

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August 24th, 2016, 13:27:15 UTC +0000

NBC Montana

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
NBC Montana
BILLINGS, Mont. - A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological Diversity ...

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August 24th, 2016, 13:01:52 UTC +0000

Feds Notified of Intent to Sue over Fracking at Offshore Platforms
Santa Barbara Independent
Following the May decision by two federal agencies to approve California coastal fracking, the Center for Biological Diversity filed a notice of intent to sue on Monday against the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and the Bureau of Safety and ...

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August 24th, 2016, 12:57:04 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
BILLINGS, Mont. — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological Diversity ...

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August 24th, 2016, 11:17:00 UTC +0000

KRDO

Wildlife advocacy group plans to sue U.S. government
KRDO
The Center for Biological Diversity accuses the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service of leaving hundreds of species in limbo. It says the Florida sandhill crane, white tailed ptarmigan and eastern diamondback rattlesnake are among those species awaiting a ...

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August 24th, 2016, 10:26:02 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
The Journal
The Center for Biological Diversity accuses the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service of leaving hundreds of species in limbo. It says the Florida sandhill crane, white tailed ptarmigan and eastern diamondback rattlesnake are among those species awaiting a ...

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August 24th, 2016, 08:56:14 UTC +0000

WPEC

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
WPEC
(AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological Diversity accuses the ...

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August 24th, 2016, 08:24:59 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
Lebanon Daily Record
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 08:12:43 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
The Baytown Sun
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:34:19 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
Helena Independent Record
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:32:56 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
Montana Standard
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:28:39 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
Casper Star-Tribune Online
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:24:26 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
The Daily Progress
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:24:12 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
KOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:23:40 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
goskagit.com
The Center for Biological Diversity accuses the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service of leaving hundreds of species in limbo. It says the Florida sandhill crane, white tailed ptarmigan and eastern diamondback rattlesnake are among those species awaiting a ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:22:58 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
Clay Center Dispatch
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:22:35 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
The Bozeman Daily Chronicle
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. ×. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:20:34 UTC +0000

Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
(AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological Diversity accuses the ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:18:43 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
Houston Chronicle
The Center for Biological Diversity accuses the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service of leaving hundreds of species in limbo. It says the Florida sandhill crane, white tailed ptarmigan and eastern diamondback rattlesnake are among those species awaiting a ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:18:38 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
East Oregonian (subscription)
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:16:25 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
wflx
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:14:51 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
San Antonio Express-News (subscription)
The Center for Biological Diversity accuses the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service of leaving hundreds of species in limbo. It says the Florida sandhill crane, white tailed ptarmigan and eastern diamondback rattlesnake are among those species awaiting a ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:14:38 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
News965
A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological Diversity accuses the U.S ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:13:16 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
Kitsap Sun
The Center for Biological Diversity accuses the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service of leaving hundreds of species in limbo. It says the Florida sandhill crane, white tailed ptarmigan and eastern diamondback rattlesnake are among those species awaiting a ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:11:00 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
KHQ Right Now
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:11:00 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
KULR-TV
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:11:00 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
NBC2 News
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:06:40 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
San Francisco Chronicle
The Center for Biological Diversity accuses the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service of leaving hundreds of species in limbo. It says the Florida sandhill crane, white tailed ptarmigan and eastern diamondback rattlesnake are among those species awaiting a ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:05:00 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
Miami Herald
A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological Diversity accuses the U.S ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:03:48 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
The Seattle Times
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:01:00 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
Palm Beach Post
BILLINGS, Mont. — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological Diversity ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:01:00 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 24th, 2016, 07:01:00 UTC +0000

Advocates say they'll sue to protect hundreds of species
Bryan-College Station Eagle
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A wildlife advocacy group has filed notice that it intends to sue the U.S. government for failing to act on petitions to protect more than 400 plants and animals under the Endangered Species Act. The Center for Biological ...

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August 23rd, 2016, 22:33:52 UTC +0000

Environmentalists seek to force endangered species listings
Agri-Pulse
“These 417 species and hundreds of others are being dangerously neglected for no other reasons than bureaucratic inefficiency and lack of political will,” said Noah Greenwald, endangered species director at the Center for Biological Diversity, which ...

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August 23rd, 2016, 19:17:20 UTC +0000

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 ...

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August 23rd, 2016, 19:17:20 UTC +0000

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 ...

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August 23rd, 2016, 19:17:20 UTC +0000

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 ...

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August 23rd, 2016, 19:15:48 UTC +0000

Conservation lawsuit could cause more harm than good
Valley Courier
ALAMOSA—The Center for Biological Diversity, a nonprofit organization focused on conservation, made good on its threats. Last year, the center claimed that it was unwarranted for U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to remove the Rio Grande cutthroat trout ...

 
August 23rd, 2016, 19:00:55 UTC +0000

ENDANGERED SPECIES: Greens' massive lawsuit aims to force FWS deadline deal
Environment & Energy Publishing
The Center for Biological Diversity today threatened legal action against the Fish and Wildlife Service to jump-start the stalled Endangered Species Act status reviews of 417 imperiled species — a move that could set the stage for another major legal ...

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August 23rd, 2016, 17:06:34 UTC +0000

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 ...

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August 23rd, 2016, 15:19:25 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Launched to Speed Endangered Species Act Protection for 417 Species
Common Dreams (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 ...

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August 23rd, 2016, 15:04:53 UTC +0000

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 ...

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August 23rd, 2016, 15:04:53 UTC +0000

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 ...

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August 22nd, 2016, 23:29:00 UTC +0000

Bay Area Indymedia

Lawsuit Launched Over California Cities' Killing of Threatened Santa Ana Suckers
Bay Area Indymedia
“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 ...

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August 22nd, 2016, 19:01:17 UTC +0000

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 ...

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August 22nd, 2016, 18:47:48 UTC +0000

California Supreme Court Upholds Moratorium on Suction Dredge Mining for Gold
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“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 ...

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August 22nd, 2016, 18:36:12 UTC +0000

Legal Protest Filed Against Fossil Fuel Auction of Public Lands in Montana
Common Dreams (press release)
“Besides the numerous shortcomings in its environmental assessment, BLM failed to take into account the damaging effects that burning these fossil fuels would have on the climate crisis,” said Diana Dascalu-Joffe of the Center for Biological Diversity.

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August 22nd, 2016, 17:36:44 UTC +0000

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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August 22nd, 2016, 17:05:22 UTC +0000

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 ...

 
August 19th, 2016, 14:37:30 UTC +0000

Grazing in National Forest Restricted to Protect Rare California Frogs, Toads
Bay Area Indymedia
OAKLAND, Calif., August 17, 2016 — 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 ...

 
August 18th, 2016, 15:05:25 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Blue Whales, Other Endangered Animals From Offshore Fracking in California
eNews Park Forest
SANTA BARBARA, Calif.—(ENEWSPF)–August 18, 2016. The Center for Biological Diversity yesterday 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 ...

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August 18th, 2016, 05:12:45 UTC +0000

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals Affirms Incidental Take Statements Not Required for Plant Species
Lexology (registration)
In Center for Biological Diversity v. Bureau of Land Management, No. 14-15836, 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 14949, the Center for Biological Diversity (“CBD”) challenged BLM's adoption of a Recreational Area Management Plan (“Plan”) for off-road vehicles in ...

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August 17th, 2016, 18:29:31 UTC +0000

Sierra Sun Times

Grazing in National Forest Restricted to Protect Rare California Frogs, Toads
Sierra Sun Times
August 17, 2016 - 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 ...

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August 17th, 2016, 17:53:29 UTC +0000

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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August 17th, 2016, 17:12:21 UTC +0000

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 ...

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August 17th, 2016, 14:42:52 UTC +0000

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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August 17th, 2016, 14:42:52 UTC +0000

Port Everglades Project Would Repeat Environmental Destruction Caused by PortMiami Dredging
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
In the complaint filed today, Miami Waterkeeper, the Center for Biological Diversity, Florida Wildlife Federation, and the Diving Equipment and Marketing Association (DEMA) allege that the Corps inadequately considered the risks to corals in approving ...

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August 17th, 2016, 14:42:52 UTC +0000

Port Everglades Project Would Repeat Environmental Destruction Caused by PortMiami Dredging
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
In the complaint filed today, Miami Waterkeeper, the Center for Biological Diversity, Florida Wildlife Federation, and the Diving Equipment and Marketing Association (DEMA) allege that the Corps inadequately considered the risks to corals in approving ...

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August 17th, 2016, 02:58:13 UTC +0000

Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Walt Ranch vineyard project in Napa contested by environmental group
Santa Rosa Press Democrat
The Oakland-based Center for Biological Diversity has contested the Aug. 1 approval of the Walt Ranch project by David Morrison, director of Napa County's Planning, Building and Environmental Services Department. The proposed ranch is located between ...

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August 17th, 2016, 01:08:00 UTC +0000

Legal Filing Seeks to Halt Ranching Expansion, Elk Eviction at Point Reyes
Bay Area Indymedia
OAKLAND, Calif., August 15, 2016 — 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 ...

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August 17th, 2016, 01:01:00 UTC +0000

Administrative Appeal Challenges Destructive Napa Vineyard Development
Bay Area Indymedia
NAPA COUNTY, Calif., August 15, 2016 — 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 ...

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August 16th, 2016, 22:19:18 UTC +0000

Napa Valley Register

City of Napa, Walt Ranch reach agreement on water quality
Napa Valley Register
The Center for Biological Diversity, Napa Sierra Club and St. Helena resident Lois Ann Battuello have filed notices of intent to appeal the county's Walt Ranch approval to the Board of Supervisors. Attorney Aruna Prabhala with the Center for Biological ...

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August 16th, 2016, 18:22:16 UTC +0000

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 ...

 
August 16th, 2016, 17:35:18 UTC +0000

Obama Administration's Truck Pollution Rules Not Strong Enough to Protect Climate
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Addressing truck pollution is urgent, but the Obama administration didn't create fuel-economy standards strong enough to truly curtail this threat to our climate,” said Anna Moritz, a staff attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity's Climate ...

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August 16th, 2016, 13:35:34 UTC +0000

National Parks Traveler (registration)

Point Reyes National Seashore
National Parks Traveler (registration)
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 elk-removal plan until ...

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August 16th, 2016, 10:28:51 UTC +0000

Greens Sue USA for Info on Wildlife Trade
Courthouse News Service
TUCSON (CN) — Millions of plants and wildlife from around the globe make their way into the country every year, and the Center for Biological Diversity has sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to find out how many of those imported species may be ...

 
August 15th, 2016, 22:55:25 UTC +0000

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 ...

 
August 15th, 2016, 20:01:57 UTC +0000

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 ...

 
August 15th, 2016, 19:29:33 UTC +0000

State of Arizona Asked to Reject Permit Renewals for
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Grand Canyon Trust, Sierra Club and the Center for Biological Diversity filed comments with the department outlining ongoing concerns with the four uranium mines. The groups noted that in 2010 they, Coconino County Supervisor Carl Taylor and hundreds ...

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August 15th, 2016, 13:10:37 UTC +0000

Christian Science Monitor

New food campaign targets extinction on your plate
Christian Science Monitor
As part of a new campaign, the Center for Biological Diversity released food labels that tally the greenhouse gasses emitted, habitat lost, water used, and manure produced for every serving of beef, chicken, and pork in the United States.

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August 15th, 2016, 03:02:39 UTC +0000

Arizona Daily Sun

Jaguar video sparked controversy that rages six months later
Arizona Daily Sun
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 ...

 
August 14th, 2016, 15:45:00 UTC +0000

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 ...

 
August 14th, 2016, 13:03:55 UTC +0000

Food Tank (blog)

Extinction on Your Plate?
Food Tank (blog)
The Center for Biological Diversity released extinction facts labels as part of its Take Extinction Off Your Plate campaign. The labels tally the greenhouse gasses emitted, habitat lost, water used, and manure produced for every serving of beef ...

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August 14th, 2016, 09:11:59 UTC +0000

Jaguar video sparked controversy that rages six months later
Insurance News Net
In February, the Center for Biological Diversity -- Bugbee was working for it by then -- put the video into the public realm by widely distributing a news release that linked to it. The video shows the adult male jaguar known as El Jefe roaming the oak ...

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August 14th, 2016, 03:06:18 UTC +0000

Environmental group sues for trout protection
Pueblo Chieftain
Taylor McKinnon and the Center for Biological Diversity filed the lawsuit in support of the Rio Grande cutthroat trout. The center's web site lists McKinnon as a center staff member. The lawsuit is against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, which ...

 
August 12th, 2016, 22:21:39 UTC +0000

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 ...

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August 12th, 2016, 15:14:20 UTC +0000

NOAA establishes final criteria for international marine mammal bycatch
Undercurrent News
According to a press release from the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD), the new rule is the result of a settlement in a lawsuit brought by conservation groups two years ago. "Since 1972 the US Marine Mammal Protection Act has prohibited the United ...

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August 12th, 2016, 14:11:01 UTC +0000

New Rules Ban Seafood Imports That Don't Meet Strict US Standards for Marine Mammal Protection
Kansas City infoZine
“The new regulations will force countries to meet U.S. conservation standards if they want access to the U.S. market, saving thousands of whales and dolphins from dying on hooks and in fishing nets around the world,” said Sarah Uhlemann, international ...

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August 12th, 2016, 02:10:43 UTC +0000

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 ...

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August 11th, 2016, 21:22:59 UTC +0000

Industry Lawsuit Ignores BLM Authority Over Public Land Fossil Fuel Leasing
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity today responded a lawsuit filed by the Western Energy Alliance contending that, under the Mineral Leasing Act, the Bureau of Land Management is required to hold quarterly oil and gas lease auctions on ...

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August 11th, 2016, 20:54:00 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought Over Federal Surveillance of Climate Protesters
Bay Area Indymedia
WASHINGTON, August 11, 2016 — The Center for Biological Diversity today filed nine Freedom of Information Act requests seeking the release of public records relating to surveillance of peaceful protests of federal fossil fuel auctions. Records ...

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August 11th, 2016, 16:05:54 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought Over Federal Surveillance of Climate Protesters
Common Dreams (press release)
WASHINGTON - The Center for Biological Diversity today filed nine Freedom of Information Act requests seeking the release of public records relating to surveillance of peaceful protests of federal fossil fuel auctions. Records obtained by the Intercept ...

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August 11th, 2016, 15:05:58 UTC +0000

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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August 11th, 2016, 14:52:32 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought Over Federal Surveillance of Climate Protesters
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity today filed nine Freedom of Information Act requests seeking the release of public records relating to surveillance of peaceful protests of federal fossil fuel auctions. Records obtained by the Intercept ...

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August 11th, 2016, 14:05:44 UTC +0000

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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August 9th, 2016, 19:49:51 UTC +0000

Californians Deliver 350000 Signatures Calling on State, Gov. Brown to Stop Irrigation of Crops With Oil Wastewater
YubaNet
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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