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January 18th, 2017, 16:29:13 UTC +0000

Senate Considers Nomination of Science Denier Scott Pruitt to Head EPA
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“When scientific facts inconvenience corporate polluters, Pruitt gleefully throws science under the bus,” said Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “From carbon dioxide to chicken manure, Priutt never met a ...
The Climate-Change GangNational Review Online
Scott Pruitt, Trump's EPA Pick, Backed Industry Donors Over RegulatorsNew York Times
Energy Firms in Secretive Alliance With Attorneys GeneralNew York Times

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January 18th, 2017, 13:57:49 UTC +0000

California Agency Proposes Turning Monterey Aquifer Into Oil Waste Dump
Oil and Gas Online
“This a slap in the face to Monterey County residents who voted to protect water supplies from oil waste,” said Hollin Kretzmann of the Center for Biological Diversity. “State regulators are ignoring the will of the people and endangering their water ...

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January 18th, 2017, 04:07:37 UTC +0000

Virginian-Pilot

Traveling Trump resistance group holds rally in Norfolk
Virginian-Pilot
... heading to Washington, D.C., is building a network of resistance to incoming President Trump. Close to 200 people came out to tonights gathering, which is being organized by the Center for Biological Diversity in coordination with local groups and ...

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January 18th, 2017, 03:11:01 UTC +0000

48 Hills (blog)

Fierce resistance to save the Earth from Trump
48 Hills (blog)
That's what I've seen on the Earth2Trump cross-country roadshow of resistance, in blue states and red, as I toured the country by train with my Center for Biological Diversity colleagues starting Jan. 2. In the wake of that dismal election, faced with ...

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January 18th, 2017, 01:18:45 UTC +0000

Strategic News Service Announces Federal Government Weighs Proposal for Whale Protection Zone for Puget Sound's ...
Military Technologies
In November 2016, Orca Relief Citizens' Alliance, Center for Biological Diversity, and Project SeaWolf submitted the formal Regulatory Petition to NMFS requesting that the agency use it's authority to establish a Whale Protection Zone (WPZ) in effort ...

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January 18th, 2017, 01:12:28 UTC +0000

KQED

California Says Oil Companies Can Keep Dumping Wastewater During State Review
KQED
“It's shocking that the state was completely asleep at the wheel while oil companies were contaminating these underground sources of drinking water,” says Hollin Kretzmann, an attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “The state has allowed ...

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January 18th, 2017, 00:52:00 UTC +0000

USDA Grants Final Approval for Invasive GE Grass
Bay Area Indymedia
... united opposition from state departments of agriculture, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, university professors, scientists, farmers and conservationists,” said Lori Ann Burd, director of the environmental health program at the Center for ...

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January 17th, 2017, 20:27:54 UTC +0000

Senate Considers Nomination of Ryan Zinke for Secretary of Interior
Common Dreams (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity sent a letter of opposition to members of the committee in advance of today's hearing. The incoming Interior secretary will decide the fate of several high-profile Obama administration environmental decisions ...

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January 17th, 2017, 19:46:21 UTC +0000

Strategic News Service Announces Federal Government Weighs Proposal for Whale Protection Zone for Puget Sound's ...
Satellite PR News (press release)
In November 2016, Orca Relief Citizens' Alliance, Center for Biological Diversity, and Project SeaWolf submitted the formal Regulatory Petition to NMFS requesting that the agency use it's authority to establish a Whale Protection Zone (WPZ) in effort ...

 
January 17th, 2017, 19:10:51 UTC +0000

Strategic News Service Announces Federal Government Weighs Proposal for Whale Protection Zone for Puget Sound's ...
U.S. Politics Today
In November 2016, Orca Relief Citizens' Alliance, Center for Biological Diversity, and Project SeaWolf submitted the formal Regulatory Petition to NMFS requesting that the agency use it's authority to establish a Whale Protection Zone (WPZ) in effort ...

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January 17th, 2017, 18:59:53 UTC +0000

Strategic News Service Announces Federal Government Weighs Proposal for Whale Protection Zone for Puget Sound's ...
EIN News (press release)
In November 2016, Orca Relief Citizens' Alliance, Center for Biological Diversity, and Project SeaWolf submitted the formal Regulatory Petition to NMFS requesting that the agency use it's authority to establish a Whale Protection Zone (WPZ) in effort ...

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January 17th, 2017, 18:55:04 UTC +0000

Strategic News Service Announces Federal Government Weighs Proposal for Whale Protection Zone for Puget Sound's ...
Digital Journal
In November 2016, Orca Relief Citizens' Alliance, Center for Biological Diversity, and Project SeaWolf submitted the formal Regulatory Petition to NMFS requesting that the agency use it's authority to establish a Whale Protection Zone (WPZ) in effort ...

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January 17th, 2017, 19:13:26 UTC +0000

Strategic News Service Announces Federal Government Weighs Proposal for Whale Protection Zone for Puget Sound's ...
Military Technologies
In November 2016, Orca Relief Citizens' Alliance, Center for Biological Diversity, and Project SeaWolf submitted the formal Regulatory Petition to NMFS requesting that the agency use it's authority to establish a Whale Protection Zone (WPZ) in effort ...

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January 17th, 2017, 18:52:14 UTC +0000

Strategic News Service Announces Federal Government Weighs Proposal for Whale Protection Zone for Puget Sound's ...
Yahoo Finance
In November 2016, Orca Relief Citizens' Alliance, Center for Biological Diversity, and Project SeaWolf submitted the formal Regulatory Petition to NMFS requesting that the agency use it's authority to establish a Whale Protection Zone (WPZ) in effort ...

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January 17th, 2017, 18:47:31 UTC +0000

Strategic News Service Announces Federal Government Weighs Proposal for Whale Protection Zone for Puget Sound's ...
Benzinga
In November 2016, Orca Relief Citizens' Alliance, Center for Biological Diversity, and Project SeaWolf submitted the formal Regulatory Petition to NMFS requesting that the agency use it's authority to establish a Whale Protection Zone (WPZ) in effort ...

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January 17th, 2017, 18:46:53 UTC +0000

Strategic News Service Announces Federal Government Weighs Proposal for Whale Protection Zone for Puget Sound's ...
Marketwired (press release)
In November 2016, Orca Relief Citizens' Alliance, Center for Biological Diversity, and Project SeaWolf submitted the formal Regulatory Petition to NMFS requesting that the agency use it's authority to establish a Whale Protection Zone (WPZ) in effort ...

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January 17th, 2017, 16:34:08 UTC +0000

Senate Considers Nomination of Ryan Zinke for Secretary of Interior
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity sent a letter of opposition to members of the committee in advance of today's hearing. The incoming Interior secretary will decide the fate of several high-profile Obama administration environmental decisions ...

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January 17th, 2017, 03:03:58 UTC +0000

EPA Issues Notice for Proposed Consent Decree for Clean Air Act Citizen Suit
Targeted News Service (subscription)
In accordance with section 113(g) of the Clean Air Act, as amended ("CAA" or the "Act"), notice is hereby given of a proposed consent decree to address a lawsuit filed by the Center for Biological Diversity and the Center for Environmental Health ...

 
January 16th, 2017, 19:15:03 UTC +0000

Santa monica Observed

Utah Congressman Rob Bishop Wins Rubber Dodo Award
Santa monica Observed
The Center for Biological Diversity has given Utah Congressman Rob Bishop its annual Rubber Dodo award. The statue is awarded each year to the person or group who has most aggressively sought to destroy America's natural heritage or drive ...

 
January 15th, 2017, 19:42:04 UTC +0000

Daily Comet

Conservation groups decry Louisiana's lack of regulation of turtle trade
Daily Comet
More than 16 million wild-caught turtles were exported from Louisiana in the past five years, according to a recent petition by the Center for Biological Diversity and the Gulf Restoration Network. The groups have protested the depletion of wild ...

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January 15th, 2017, 00:17:59 UTC +0000

Santa monica Observed

Utah Congressman Rob Bishop Wins Rubber Dodo Award
Santa monica Observed
The Center for Biological Diversity has given Utah Congressman Rob Bishop its annual Rubber Dodo award. The statue is awarded each year to the person or group who has most aggressively sought to destroy America's natural heritage or drive ...

 
January 14th, 2017, 02:50:25 UTC +0000

EPA Agrees To Update Air Pollution Standards To End Suit
Law360 (subscription)
Law360, New York (January 13, 2017, 9:35 PM EST) -- The Environmental Protection Agency on Friday filed a notice with the Federal Register saying it has reached an agreement to settle a suit filed by environmental groups accusing the agency of failing ...

 
January 13th, 2017, 21:01:08 UTC +0000

Santa monica Observed

Utah Congressman Rob Bishop Wins Rubber Dodo Award
Santa monica Observed
The Center for Biological Diversity has given Utah Congressman Rob Bishop its annual Rubber Dodo award. The statue is awarded each year to the person or group who has most aggressively sought to destroy America's natural heritage or drive ...

 
January 13th, 2017, 20:03:00 UTC +0000

California Agency Proposes Turning Monterey Aquifer Into Oil Waste Dump
Bay Area Indymedia
“This a slap in the face to Monterey County residents who voted to protect water supplies from oil waste,” said Hollin Kretzmann of the Center for Biological Diversity. “State regulators are ignoring the will of the people and endangering their water ...

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January 13th, 2017, 15:24:36 UTC +0000

Lawsuit targets PolyMet project
Herald Review
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks filed their intent to issue a lawsuit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act for approving of the NorthMet project, which lies within the ...

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January 13th, 2017, 05:42:50 UTC +0000

Q13 FOX

Feds consider a proposed protection zone for killer whales off Washington — but they want to hear from you
Q13 FOX
The November 2016 petition from the Orca Relief Citizens' Alliance, Center for Biological Diversity, and Project Seawolf asks NOAA Fisheries to establish a protected zone “free of motorized boat traffic to promote recovery of Southern Residents, which ...

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January 13th, 2017, 00:51:18 UTC +0000

SanJuanIslander.com

NOAA invites input on proposed killer whale protection zone
SanJuanIslander.com
The November 2016 petition from the Orca Relief Citizens' Alliance, Center for Biological Diversity, and Project Seawolf asked NOAA Fisheries to establish a protected zone free of motorized boat traffic to promote recovery of Southern Residents, which ...

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January 12th, 2017, 23:59:11 UTC +0000

Plan Released to Restore Grizzly Bears in North Cascades
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“We're happy to see the agencies taking a step in the right direction to restore grizzly bears to the North Cascades,” said Andrea Santarsiere, a senior attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Without a helping hand, grizzly bears are ...

 
January 12th, 2017, 23:45:10 UTC +0000

KRWG

Petition Seeks to Halt EPA's Use of Deadly Predator Poison
KRWG
The Animal Legal Defense Fund, Animal Welfare Institute, Center for Biological Diversity, Predator Defense and Project Coyote are requesting that the EPA suspend and ultimately cancel the registration for Compound 1080 due to its violation of the ...

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January 12th, 2017, 22:43:34 UTC +0000

Plan Released to Restore Grizzly Bears in North Cascades
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“We're happy to see the agencies taking a step in the right direction to restore grizzly bears to the North Cascades,” said Andrea Santarsiere, a senior attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “Without a helping hand, grizzly bears are ...

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January 12th, 2017, 21:49:28 UTC +0000

California Agency Proposes Turning Monterey Aquifer Into Oil Waste Dump
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This a slap in the face to Monterey County residents who voted to protect water supplies from oil waste,” said Hollin Kretzmann of the Center for Biological Diversity. “State regulators are ignoring the will of the people and endangering their water ...

 
January 12th, 2017, 21:49:28 UTC +0000

California Agency Proposes Turning Monterey Aquifer Into Oil Waste Dump
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This a slap in the face to Monterey County residents who voted to protect water supplies from oil waste,” said Hollin Kretzmann of the Center for Biological Diversity. “State regulators are ignoring the will of the people and endangering their water ...

 
January 12th, 2017, 20:21:30 UTC +0000

Organizations Petition EPA to Halt Use of Deadly Predator Poison
YubaNet
The Animal Legal Defense Fund, the Animal Welfare Institute, the Center for Biological Diversity, Predator Defense, and Project Coyote are requesting that the EPA suspend and ultimately cancel the registration for Compound 1080 due to its violation of ...

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January 12th, 2017, 19:01:53 UTC +0000

Rare Forest Carnivore on Track for Endangered Species Protection
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Northern Rockies fishers desperately need protection under the Endangered Species Act to limit continued threats to their survival, including logging and trapping,” said Andrea Santarsiere, a senior attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity ...

 
January 12th, 2017, 19:01:53 UTC +0000

Rare Forest Carnivore on Track for Endangered Species Protection
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Northern Rockies fishers desperately need protection under the Endangered Species Act to limit continued threats to their survival, including logging and trapping,” said Andrea Santarsiere, a senior attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity ...

 
January 12th, 2017, 18:32:36 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Petition Seeks to Halt EPA's Use of Deadly Predator Poison
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Animal Legal Defense Fund, Animal Welfare Institute, Center for Biological Diversity, Predator Defense and Project Coyote are requesting that the EPA suspend and ultimately cancel the registration for Compound 1080 due to its violation of the ...

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January 12th, 2017, 17:59:45 UTC +0000

Animal Welfare Institute (press release)

Organizations Petition EPA to Halt Use of Deadly Predator Poison
Animal Welfare Institute (press release)
The Animal Legal Defense Fund, the Animal Welfare Institute, the Center for Biological Diversity, Predator Defense, and Project Coyote are requesting that the EPA suspend and ultimately cancel the registration for Compound 1080 due to its violation of ...

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January 11th, 2017, 18:36:31 UTC +0000

Thousands Join Earth2Trump, Pledging Resistance to Incoming Administration
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity is organizing the tour in coordination with allied local groups to build a national network of resistance against President-elect Trump's attacks on the environment and civil rights. “Every show on the tour has been ...

 
January 11th, 2017, 18:36:31 UTC +0000

Thousands Join Earth2Trump, Pledging Resistance to Incoming Administration
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity is organizing the tour in coordination with allied local groups to build a national network of resistance against President-elect Trump's attacks on the environment and civil rights. “Every show on the tour has been ...

 
January 11th, 2017, 18:19:23 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

New Congress Introduces Bill to Strip Protections From Endangered Wolves in Great Lakes, Wyoming
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“The new Congress is the most extreme and anti-wolf our country has ever seen, and members wasted no time in attacking endangered wildlife,” said Collette Adkins, a senior attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. “This bill promises to undo ...

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January 11th, 2017, 18:09:33 UTC +0000

Prairie Business

Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
Prairie Business
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks filed a formal “60-day notice of intent” to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act for their approval of the PolyMet project in the Superior ...

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January 11th, 2017, 16:57:11 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Ban Sought on Unlimited Wild Turtle Trapping in Ohio
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
COLUMBUS, Ohio— The Center for Biological Diversity and several Ohio-based conservation organizations petitioned the Ohio Department of Natural Resources today to end unchecked commercial collection of the state's wild turtles. Turtle traders can now ...

 
January 11th, 2017, 16:29:17 UTC +0000

Senate Considers Nomination of Climate-denying ExxonMobil CEO for Secretary of State
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Putting Rex Tillerson in charge of climate policy is like asking Bernie Madoff to handle your life savings,” said Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “Tillerson's denial of climate change and his horrible record ...

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January 11th, 2017, 16:08:36 UTC +0000

Environmentalists sue to block land swap for PolyMet mine
New Jersey Herald
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks on Tuesday filed the legally required 60-day notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Forest Service for agreeing to the land swap. They say the mine would destroy nearly ...

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January 11th, 2017, 15:16:59 UTC +0000

San Diego Free Press

Groups Nationwide Create Campaign of 'United Resistance' to Trump
San Diego Free Press
Dozens of groups including the Center for Biological Diversity, United We Dream, and the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights, on Tuesday launched a campaign called United Resistance, pledging to “stand together in support of racial, social ...

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January 11th, 2017, 12:11:52 UTC +0000

Two groups file lawsuit to block Polymet mine advancement
Hibbing Daily Tribune
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks filed their intent to issue a lawsuit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act for approving of the NorthMet project, which lies within the ...

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January 11th, 2017, 08:48:49 UTC +0000

FOX 21 Online

Environmentalists Sue to Block Land Swap for PolyMet Mine
FOX 21 Online
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks on Tuesday filed the legally required 60-day notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the u.S. Forest Service for agreeing to the land swap. They say the mine would destroy nearly ...

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January 11th, 2017, 05:59:27 UTC +0000

Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
The Lake Country Echo
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks filed a formal “60-day notice of intent” to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act for their approval of the PolyMet project in the Superior ...

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January 11th, 2017, 04:06:08 UTC +0000

Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
Bemidji Pioneer
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks filed a formal “60-day notice of intent” to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act for their approval of the PolyMet project in the Superior ...

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January 11th, 2017, 03:40:20 UTC +0000

KSTP.com

Environmentalists Sue to Block Land Swap for PolyMet Mine
KSTP.com
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks on Tuesday filed the legally required 60-day notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Forest Service for agreeing to the land swap. They say the mine would destroy nearly ...

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January 11th, 2017, 02:28:57 UTC +0000

Mesabi Daily News

Lawsuit targets PolyMet project
Mesabi Daily News
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks filed their intent to issue a lawsuit against the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act for approving of the NorthMet project, which lies within the ...

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January 11th, 2017, 02:16:20 UTC +0000

Livermore Residents in Hazmat Suits to Rally Against Plan to Sacrifice Water to Big Oil
Bay Area Indymedia
LIVERMORE, Calif.— Livermore residents and Center for Biological Diversity members wearing hazmat suits and flanked by toxic waste barrels will rally tomorrow at Livermorium Plaza against a plan to sacrifice local underground water to the oil industry.

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January 11th, 2017, 00:55:20 UTC +0000

Group rallying support against Trump's "dangerous" agenda makes Salt Lake stop
KSL.com
Valerie Love, the clean energy campaigner with the Center for Biological Diversity, said the goal is to bring people together to empower them to take a stand against Trump's "dangerous" agenda and his "threats to civil rights." "We really want to ...

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January 10th, 2017, 23:40:51 UTC +0000

It's Time To Stop Shortchanging Endangered Species
Huffington Post
My colleagues and I at the Center for Biological Diversity recently released a first-of-its-kind analysis that found the amount of money the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service receives to recover endangered species – from birds and fish to plants and ...

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January 10th, 2017, 23:22:22 UTC +0000

Environmental groups plan to sue feds over PolyMet mine's impacts on wolves, lynx
Minnesota Public Radio News
One day after the federal government approved a land exchange for the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine in far northeastern Minnesota, the Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks have filed a notice of intent to sue the U.S. Forest Service and ...

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January 10th, 2017, 23:03:43 UTC +0000

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

2 environmental groups plan lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks filed a formal “60-day notice of intent” to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act for their approval of the PolyMet project in the Superior ...

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January 10th, 2017, 23:02:56 UTC +0000

Environmentalists sue to block land swap for PolyMet mine
Post-Bulletin
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks on Tuesday filed the legally required 60-day notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Forest Service for agreeing to the land swap. They say the mine would destroy nearly ...

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January 10th, 2017, 23:02:49 UTC +0000

Environmentalists sue to block land swap for PolyMet mine
Beloit Daily News
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks on Tuesday filed the legally required 60-day notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Forest Service for agreeing to the land swap. They say the mine would destroy nearly ...

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January 10th, 2017, 22:58:16 UTC +0000

Chicago Tonight | WTTW

Earth2Trump Resistance Roadshow Coming to Chicago
Chicago Tonight | WTTW
Organized by the nonprofit Center for Biological Diversity, Earth2Trump is a series of rallies aimed at building “resistance to all forms of oppression and all attacks on the environment,” the group states. Rallies began Jan. 2 in Oakland and Seattle ...

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January 10th, 2017, 22:43:00 UTC +0000

Environmentalists sue to block land swap for PolyMet mine
The Sun Herald
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks on Tuesday filed the legally required 60-day notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Forest Service for agreeing to the land swap. They say the mine would destroy nearly ...

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January 10th, 2017, 22:46:31 UTC +0000

Environmentalists sue to block land swap for PolyMet mine
Herald-Whig
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks on Tuesday filed the legally required 60-day notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Forest Service for agreeing to the land swap. They say the mine would destroy nearly ...

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January 10th, 2017, 22:43:00 UTC +0000

Environmentalists sue to block land swap for PolyMet mine
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
Two environmental groups are suing to block a land exchange for the planned PolyMet copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota, saying the project would destroy important habitat for the gray wolf and Canada lynx. The Center for Biological Diversity ...

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January 10th, 2017, 22:43:00 UTC +0000

Environmentalists sue to block land swap for PolyMet mine
Seymour Tribune
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks on Tuesday filed the legally required 60-day notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Forest Service for agreeing to the land swap. They say the mine would destroy nearly ...

and more »
 
January 10th, 2017, 22:42:00 UTC +0000

Environmentalists sue to block land swap for PolyMet mine
KTTC
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks on Tuesday filed the legally required 60-day notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Forest Service for agreeing to the land swap. They say the mine would destroy nearly ...

and more »
 
January 10th, 2017, 22:25:51 UTC +0000

Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
AG Week
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks filed a formal “60-day notice of intent” to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act for their approval of the PolyMet project in the Superior ...

and more »
 
January 10th, 2017, 21:57:00 UTC +0000

Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
Grand Forks Herald
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks filed a formal “60-day notice of intent” to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act for their approval of the PolyMet project in the Superior ...

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January 10th, 2017, 21:57:00 UTC +0000

Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
WDAZ
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks filed a formal “60-day notice of intent” to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act for their approval of the PolyMet project in the Superior ...

and more »
 
January 10th, 2017, 21:57:00 UTC +0000

Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
WDAY6
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks filed a formal “60-day notice of intent” to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act for their approval of the PolyMet project in the Superior ...

and more »
 
January 10th, 2017, 21:40:08 UTC +0000

Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
West Fargo Pioneer
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks filed a formal “60-day notice of intent” to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act for their approval of the PolyMet project in the Superior ...

and more »
 
January 10th, 2017, 21:29:26 UTC +0000

Group against Trump's 'dangerous' agenda makes Salt Lake stop
KSL.com
Valerie Love, the clean energy campaigner with the Center for Biological Diversity, said the goal is to bring people together to empower them to take a stand against Trump's "dangerous" agenda and his "threats to civil rights." "We really want to ...

and more »
 
January 10th, 2017, 20:03:31 UTC +0000

Groups Nationwide Create Campaign of 'United Resistance' to Trump
Common Dreams (press release)
Dozens of groups including the Center for Biological Diversity, United We Dream, and the Ella Baker Center for Human Rights, on Tuesday launched a campaign called United Resistance, pledging to "stand together in support of racial, social ...

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January 10th, 2017, 18:40:21 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Wolves, Lynx From PolyMet Copper Mine
Earthworks (blog)
DULUTH, Minn.— The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks today filed a notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act for their approval of the PolyMet open-pit copper mine ...

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January 10th, 2017, 18:39:05 UTC +0000

Livermore Residents in Hazmat Suits to Rally Against Plan to Sacrifice Water to Big Oil
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
LIVERMORE, Calif.— Livermore residents and Center for Biological Diversity members wearing hazmat suits and flanked by toxic waste barrels will rally tomorrow at Livermorium Plaza against a plan to sacrifice local underground water to the oil industry.

 
January 10th, 2017, 18:22:35 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Washington Rivers, Salmon From Destructive Suction Dredge Mining
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... with toxic mercury, clouds streams with sediment, kills endangered fish and destroys irreplaceable cultural resources that are important to all Washingtonians,” said Jonathan Evans, environmental health legal director at the Center for Biological ...

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January 10th, 2017, 17:43:01 UTC +0000

Duluth News Tribune

Environmental groups planning lawsuit to stop PolyMet mine
Duluth News Tribune
The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks filed a formal “60-day notice of intent” to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act for their approval of the PolyMet project in the Superior ...

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January 10th, 2017, 17:23:55 UTC +0000

Senate Considers Nomination of Polluter-friendly, Enforcement-shy Jeff Sessions as Attorney General
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Jeff Sessions' backwards brand of politics takes America in exactly the wrong direction,” said Kierán Suckling, the Center for Biological Diversity's executive director. “He has an abysmal record on civil rights and voting rights, and has consistently ...

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January 10th, 2017, 17:08:42 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lawsuit Launched to Protect Wolves, Lynx From PolyMet Copper Mine
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
DULUTH, Minn.— The Center for Biological Diversity and Earthworks today filed a notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and U.S. Forest Service under the Endangered Species Act for their approval of the PolyMet open-pit copper mine ...

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January 9th, 2017, 21:29:35 UTC +0000

Toronto Star

US plan on threatened polar bears lacks teeth, critic says
Toronto Star
... such as preventing contamination from spills, protecting dens or reducing conflicts with people. Shaye Wolf, climate science director for the Center for Biological Diversity, which filed the petition to list polar bears in 2005, called the recovery ...

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January 9th, 2017, 19:13:20 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

More Than 1000 Attend Earth2Trump Resistance Shows Over Weekend
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
2 and includes two routes across the country, is being organized by the Center for Biological Diversity in coordination with local groups, artists and activists. “Every single show on the tour has been at capacity, with lines streaming out the door ...

 
January 9th, 2017, 18:31:49 UTC +0000

Environmental Litigation Strategies and Defenses for Trump Era
Competitive Enterprise Institute (blog)
Environmental litigation groups like the Sierra Club, Natural Resources Defense Council, and the Center for Biological Diversity will pursue three types of lawsuits over the next four years (at least). Green Group Litigation Strategy #1: They will ...

 
January 9th, 2017, 16:42:32 UTC +0000

Toothless Polar Bear Plan Shrugs Off Climate Threat
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Polar bears are starving and drowning as their sea ice melts away, but this toothless plan shrugs off the one solution that will save them — carbon pollution cuts,” said Shaye Wolf, climate science director at the Center for Biological Diversity ...

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January 8th, 2017, 02:11:50 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Hundreds in Reno Rally to Resist Trump at Earth2Trump Roadshow
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity is organizing the shows in coordination with allied groups around the country, including the Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada. “We're here because Donald Trump poses an unprecedented risk to our environment, ...

 
January 7th, 2017, 23:37:30 UTC +0000

Army Corps Issues Blanket Approval to Destroy Tens of Thousands of Acres of U.S. Wetlands
Bay Area Indymedia
“This program rubber-stamps major projects like oil pipelines that leak and spill, degrading clean water and cultural sites,” said Jared Margolis, an attorney at the Center for Biological Diversity. “Under the program, those projects proceed without ...

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January 7th, 2017, 21:56:15 UTC +0000

Bay Area Indymedia

Lawsuit Filed to Protect Endangered San Joaquin Kit Fox From 8000-acre Grapevine Development
Bay Area Indymedia
BAKERSFIELD, Calif., January 5, 2017 — The Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Food Safety filed a lawsuit today challenging Kern County's approval of the sprawling 8,000-acre Grapevine project. The development will straddle Interstate 5 ...

 
January 7th, 2017, 21:11:15 UTC +0000

Federal Analysis Downplays Fracking's Threats to Public Land in California
YubaNet
“This threadbare analysis shows that federal officials still don't understand their duty to protect California's public lands from fracking pollution,” said Kassie Siegel of the Center for Biological Diversity. “It's alarming that the Trump ...

 
January 6th, 2017, 18:48:38 UTC +0000

Obama Administration Denies Oil Industry Requests for Atlantic Oil Exploration
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Without a doubt, this decision will save whales, dolphins and other animals from suffering painful hearing loss and other damage inflicted by these terrible blasts of noise,” said Miyoko Sakashita, oceans director at the Center for Biological ...

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January 5th, 2017, 23:59:27 UTC +0000

Federal Analysis Downplays Fracking's Threats to Public Land in California
Bay Area Indymedia
“This threadbare analysis shows that federal officials still don't understand their duty to protect California's public lands from fracking pollution,” said Kassie Siegel of the Center for Biological Diversity. “It's alarming that the Trump ...

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January 5th, 2017, 22:00:57 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Lawsuit Filed to Protect Endangered San Joaquin Kit Fox From 8000-acre Grapevine Development
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
BAKERSFIELD, Calif.— The Center for Biological Diversity and Center for Food Safety filed a lawsuit today challenging Kern County's approval of the sprawling 8,000-acre Grapevine project. The development will straddle Interstate 5 and create a new ...

and more »
 
January 5th, 2017, 21:15:14 UTC +0000

Federal Analysis Downplays Fracking's Threats to Public Land in California
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This threadbare analysis shows that federal officials still don't understand their duty to protect California's public lands from fracking pollution,” said Kassie Siegel of the Center for Biological Diversity. “It's alarming that the Trump ...

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January 5th, 2017, 20:33:00 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

More Than 200 Rally in Los Angeles to Resist Trump at Earth2Trump Roadshow
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity is organizing the shows in coordination with allied groups around the country. “When we all speak together with a single voice of resistance, our power grows – and so do our chances of defeating the Trump ...

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January 5th, 2017, 20:04:03 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought on EPA's Sudden Reversal, Approval of Highly Toxic Pesticide
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
PORTLAND, Ore.— The Center for Biological Diversity submitted a Freedom of Information Act request today seeking public records illuminating the Environmental Protection Agency's decision in November to suddenly expand its approval of the highly toxic ...

 
January 5th, 2017, 19:08:41 UTC +0000

Trump Resistance Roadshow, Earth2Trump, Coming to Tucson on Saturday
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Earth2Trump, a cross-country roadshow heading to Washington, D.C., and building a vast network of resistance to incoming President Trump, is coming to Tucson on Saturday, Jan. 7. The tour is organized by the Center for Biological Diversity, which is ...

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January 5th, 2017, 18:38:21 UTC +0000

Federal Recovery Plan Charts Course to Save Alaska's Endangered Cook Inlet Beluga Whales
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Beluga whales are magnificent marine mammals that are suffering death by a thousand cuts in the waters of the heavily urbanized Cook Inlet in Alaska,” said Abel Valdivia, a marine ecologist with the Center for Biological Diversity. “The finalization ...

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January 5th, 2017, 18:20:21 UTC +0000

Utah Congressman Rob Bishop Wins Rubber Dodo Award
eNews Park Forest
TUCSON, Ariz.—(ENEWSPF)–January 5, 2017. The Center for Biological Diversity today gave Utah Congressman Rob Bishop its annual Rubber Dodo award. The statue is awarded each year to the person or group who has most aggressively sought to ...

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January 5th, 2017, 18:09:23 UTC +0000

Lawsuit Threatened Over US Failure to Sanction Mexico for Illegal Totoaba Trade, Vaquita Decline
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Washington— The U.S.-based Center for Biological Diversity formally threatened legal action today to force the United States to sanction Mexico over illegal fishing that has caused the drastic decline of vaquita, a tiny porpoise with as few as 30 ...

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January 5th, 2017, 16:40:48 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Louisiana Refuses to Protect Freshwater Turtles From Commercial Trapping
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
BATON ROUGE, La.— The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries on Wednesday denied a scientific petition from the Center for Biological Diversity and Gulf Restoration Network to protect 20 turtle species from unlimited commercial trapping and ...

 
January 5th, 2017, 16:12:39 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Utah Congressman Rob Bishop Wins Rubber Dodo Award
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
TUCSON, Ariz.— The Center for Biological Diversity today gave Utah Congressman Rob Bishop its annual Rubber Dodo award. The statue is awarded each year to the person or group who has most aggressively sought to destroy America's natural heritage ...

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January 4th, 2017, 21:50:14 UTC +0000

BLM Urged to Shut Down Illegal Coyote-killing Contests in Wyoming
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“These contests are cruel and unethical and have no place on our public lands,” said Andrea Santarsiere, a senior attorney with the Center for Biological Diversity. “The BLM shouldn't turn a blind eye to rules that are meant to protect wildlife and ...

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January 4th, 2017, 17:40:48 UTC +0000

Republican Congress Declares America's Public Lands to Be Worthless, Sets Stage for Massive Giveaway
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“America's forests, mountains, deserts, rivers and other public lands are priceless, irreplaceable places treasured by people across the country,” said Randi Spivak, public lands director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “It's appalling to see ...

 
January 4th, 2017, 17:34:58 UTC +0000

Hundreds in Portland Rally to Resist Trump at Earth2Trump Roadshow
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The Center for Biological Diversity is organizing the shows in coordination with allied groups around the country. “What's at stake is everything we hold dear. We're here because Donald Trump poses an unprecedented risk to our environment, civil rights ...

 
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