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April 29th, 2017, 17:32:56 UTC +0000

EnviroNews (registration) (blog)

Signable Petition Demands Zinke to Reject HJR 69, Trump's Bear Cub/Wolf Pup Killing Bill
EnviroNews (registration) (blog)
(EnviroNews World News) — PETITION WATCH: The Center for Biological Diversity (the Center) has launched an online petition via the Care2 platform demanding Department of the Interior (Interior) Secretary Ryan Zinke “deny any request by Alaska for ...

 
April 29th, 2017, 01:35:37 UTC +0000

Foe of Endangered Species, Public Lands Nominated for Deputy Interior Secretary
YubaNet
“Appointing a lobbyist like Bernhardt shows just how empty Donald Trump's promise to drain the swamp was,” said Brett Hartl, government affairs director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “From Scott Pruitt to Ryan Zinke, and now David Bernhardt, ...

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April 28th, 2017, 22:13:55 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

New York State Proposes End to Commercial Terrapin Harvest
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
ALBANY, N.Y.— In response to advocacy from the Center for Biological Diversity, turtle experts and other conservation organizations, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation today proposed a rule to end commercial harvest of ...

 
April 28th, 2017, 18:56:27 UTC +0000

Foe of Endangered Species, Public Lands Nominated for Deputy Interior Secretary
Common Dreams
“Appointing a lobbyist like Bernhardt shows just how empty Donald Trump's promise to drain the swamp was,” said Brett Hartl, government affairs director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “From Scott Pruitt to Ryan Zinke, and now David Bernhardt, ...

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April 28th, 2017, 18:28:48 UTC +0000

Foe of Endangered Species, Public Lands Nominated for Deputy Interior Secretary
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Appointing a lobbyist like Bernhardt shows just how empty Donald Trump's promise to drain the swamp was,” said Brett Hartl, government affairs director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “From Scott Pruitt to Ryan Zinke, and now David Bernhardt, ...

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April 28th, 2017, 18:28:48 UTC +0000

Foe of Endangered Species, Public Lands Nominated for Deputy Interior Secretary
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“Appointing a lobbyist like Bernhardt shows just how empty Donald Trump's promise to drain the swamp was,” said Brett Hartl, government affairs director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “From Scott Pruitt to Ryan Zinke, and now David Bernhardt, ...

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April 28th, 2017, 17:49:10 UTC +0000

KTUU.com

The Latest: Alaskans react to the executive order to expand ocean oil drilling
KTUU.com
A group of environmental and conservation organizations, including The Alaska Wilderness League, Natural Resources Defense Council and the Center for Biological Diversity, issued a joint statement Friday criticizing President Trump's executive order.

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April 28th, 2017, 15:59:18 UTC +0000

Fossil Fuel Resisters to March on Washington, Across Nation
Common Dreams
WASHINGTON - The Center for Biological Diversity's staff and members will join the Peoples Climate March in Washington, D.C. and across the nation on Saturday in united resistance to Trump's attacks on the climate during his first 100 days in office.

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April 28th, 2017, 14:13:16 UTC +0000

Fossil Fuel Resisters to March on Washington, Across Nation
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON― The Center for Biological Diversity's staff and members will join the Peoples Climate March in Washington, D.C. and across the nation on Saturday in united resistance to Trump's attacks on the climate during his first 100 days in office.

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April 28th, 2017, 14:13:16 UTC +0000

Fossil Fuel Resisters to March on Washington, Across Nation
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON― The Center for Biological Diversity's staff and members will join the Peoples Climate March in Washington, D.C. and across the nation on Saturday in united resistance to Trump's attacks on the climate during his first 100 days in office.

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April 28th, 2017, 01:14:20 UTC +0000

Trump Order Could Open Arctic, Atlantic, Pacific to Offshore Oil Drilling
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Oh yeah, he doesn't, and that's pretty clear from this order,” said Kristen Monsell at the Center for Biological Diversity. “This reckless giveaway to the oil industry could wreak havoc in the pristine waters of the Arctic and the rich oceans off the ...

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April 27th, 2017, 23:41:31 UTC +0000

KVOA Tucson News

Pascua Yaqui students name new Arizona jaguar - KVOA | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona
KVOA Tucson News
The jaguar's new name is “Yo'oko Nashuareo,” which translates to “Jaguar Warrior,” according to a news release from the Center for Biological Diversity. “Yo'oko” is the Yaqui word for jaguar. The big cat was spotted about 90 miles southeast of the ...

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April 27th, 2017, 19:41:18 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought on Trump's Plan to Cut Energy Star Program
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity filed Freedom of Information Act requests this week demanding records relating to the Trump administration's proposed cuts to all funding for the Energy Star program. The filings requested communications ...

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April 27th, 2017, 19:41:18 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought on Trump's Plan to Cut Energy Star Program
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity filed Freedom of Information Act requests this week demanding records relating to the Trump administration's proposed cuts to all funding for the Energy Star program. The filings requested communications ...

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April 27th, 2017, 17:59:50 UTC +0000

The Hill (blog)

HSUS petition is a threat to giraffe populations, not hunting
The Hill (blog)
Last week, the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) joined forces with fellow travelers in the animal rights movement — the Center for Biological Diversity, the International Fund for Animal Welfare, and the Natural Resources Defense Council ...

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April 27th, 2017, 13:27:31 UTC +0000

Sierra Sun Times

California Wildlife Agency Recommends Evaluating Foothill Yellow-legged Frog for Endangered Species Protections
Sierra Sun Times
... The California Department of Fish and Wildlife on Wednesday recommended the state initiate a status review and consider an endangered or threatened listing for the foothill yellow-legged frog in response to a petition by the Center for Biological ...

 
April 27th, 2017, 01:04:57 UTC +0000

AZCentral.com

Our Turn: Feds have no clue how to save Arizona jaguars (but we do)
AZCentral.com
The jaguar named El Jefe is the only known jaguar to be roaming in the United States. Courtesy Conservation CATalyst and Center for Biological Diversity. Our Turn: Arizona needs female jaguars to sustain the population. But the feds continue to drag ...

 
April 26th, 2017, 21:50:17 UTC +0000

Sen. Heller of Nevada Introduces Legislation to Gut Endangered Species Act
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Heller's extreme bill would leave the Endangered Species Act in tatters, which is exactly his goal,” said Patrick Donnelly, Nevada wildlife advocate at the Center for Biological Diversity. “From the tiny Mount Charleston blue butterfly to the desert ...

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April 26th, 2017, 21:50:17 UTC +0000

Sen. Heller of Nevada Introduces Legislation to Gut Endangered Species Act
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
Heller's extreme bill would leave the Endangered Species Act in tatters, which is exactly his goal,” said Patrick Donnelly, Nevada wildlife advocate at the Center for Biological Diversity. “From the tiny Mount Charleston blue butterfly to the desert ...

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April 26th, 2017, 18:58:15 UTC +0000

KRWG

Trump Takes First Step Toward Dismantling 1 Billion Acres of National Monuments
KRWG
“Trump and the anti-public-lands zealots in Congress are plotting to destroy some of the country's most stunning landscapes and cultural treasures,” said Randi Spivak, director of the Center for Biological Diversity's public lands program. “They couldn ...

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April 26th, 2017, 17:54:31 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought on Trump Communications Over Renewable Energy Censorship
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity filed a Freedom of Information Act request Tuesday demanding records relating to the Trump administration's attempts to stall renewable power growth to benefit energy companies reliant on coal and other ...

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April 26th, 2017, 17:37:30 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

California Wildlife Agency Recommends Evaluating Foothill Yellow-legged Frog for Endangered Species Protections
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... The California Department of Fish and Wildlife today recommended the state initiate a status review and consider an endangered or threatened listing for the foothill yellow-legged frog in response to a petition by the Center for Biological Diversity.

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April 26th, 2017, 16:58:39 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

California Wildlife Agency Recommends Evaluating Foothill Yellow-leggedFrog for Endangered Species Protections
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
... The California Department of Fish and Wildlife today recommended the state initiate a status review and consider an endangered or threatened listing for the foothill yellow-legged frog in response to a petition by the Center for Biological Diversity.

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April 26th, 2017, 13:20:00 UTC +0000

The Hill (blog)

How politics trumps environmentalism in border wall debate
The Hill (blog)
The anti-borders lobby recently found yet another angle to challenge the president's campaign promises on immigration enforcement. The Center for Biological Diversity, an environmental group, along with Rep. Raul Grijalva (D-Ariz.), this month sued ...

 
April 26th, 2017, 03:52:49 UTC +0000

Albuquerque Journal

Court lifts injunction on Mexican wolf releases in NM
Albuquerque Journal
“The ruling is noteworthy in pointing out that the Martinez administration was unable to articulate any harms from the wolves,” said Michael Robinson, a conservation advocate at the Center for Biological Diversity in Silver City. “The decision makes ...

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April 26th, 2017, 03:39:38 UTC +0000

Sputnik International

US Environmental Group to Sue Trump if Executive Order Threatens Public Land
Sputnik International
The US Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) is ready to take legal action against President Donald Trump if the administration's national monuments review results in policies that threaten America's public lands, CBD Public Lands Program Director ...

 
April 25th, 2017, 18:54:38 UTC +0000

KRWG

Appeals Court Green-lights Much-needed Wolf Releases in New Mexico
KRWG
“This ruling is a lifesaver for our beleaguered Mexican gray wolves,” said Michael Robinson, a conservation advocate at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The decision makes clear that the Fish and Wildlife Service has the authority to do what's ...

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April 25th, 2017, 17:32:02 UTC +0000

Appeals Court Green-lights Much-needed Wolf Releases in New Mexico
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This ruling is a lifesaver for our beleaguered Mexican gray wolves,” said Michael Robinson, a conservation advocate at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The decision makes clear that the Fish and Wildlife Service has the authority to do what's ...

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April 25th, 2017, 17:32:02 UTC +0000

Appeals Court Green-lights Much-needed Wolf Releases in New Mexico
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This ruling is a lifesaver for our beleaguered Mexican gray wolves,” said Michael Robinson, a conservation advocate at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The decision makes clear that the Fish and Wildlife Service has the authority to do what's ...

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April 25th, 2017, 17:32:02 UTC +0000

Appeals Court Green-lights Much-needed Wolf Releases in New Mexico
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This ruling is a lifesaver for our beleaguered Mexican gray wolves,” said Michael Robinson, a conservation advocate at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The decision makes clear that the Fish and Wildlife Service has the authority to do what's ...

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April 25th, 2017, 17:32:02 UTC +0000

Appeals Court Green-lights Much-needed Wolf Releases in New Mexico
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This ruling is a lifesaver for our beleaguered Mexican gray wolves,” said Michael Robinson, a conservation advocate at the Center for Biological Diversity. “The decision makes clear that the Fish and Wildlife Service has the authority to do what's ...

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April 25th, 2017, 16:56:15 UTC +0000

Flagstaff to Hold Peoples Climate March, 100 Days of Resistance
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“We're marching because President Trump and his administration are a threat to the future of our planet, the safety of our communities and the health of our families,” said Ryan Beam of the Center for Biological Diversity. Saturday is the 100th day of ...

 
April 25th, 2017, 16:40:00 UTC +0000

Trump to Launch Unprecedented Attack on National Monuments
YubaNet
“This is a frightening step toward dismantling the protection of some of America's most important and iconic places: our national parks and monuments,” said Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “Trump's tapping ...

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April 25th, 2017, 15:25:14 UTC +0000

Endangered Species Mural Celebration Slated for Sunday in North Portland
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
PORTLAND, Ore.— The Center for Biological Diversity and Artist and Craftsman Supply on North Lombard will host an event on Sunday to celebrate the latest installment in the Center's national endangered species mural project. The 100-feet-long by ...

 
April 24th, 2017, 21:59:00 UTC +0000

Trump to Launch Unprecedented Attack on National Monuments
Bay Area Indymedia
“This is a frightening step toward dismantling the protection of some of America's most important and iconic places: our national parks and monuments,” said Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “Trump's tapping ...

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April 24th, 2017, 21:10:37 UTC +0000

Trump to Launch Unprecedented Attack on National Monuments
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“This is a frightening step toward dismantling the protection of some of America's most important and iconic places: our national parks and monuments,” said Kierán Suckling, executive director of the Center for Biological Diversity. “Trump's tapping ...

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April 24th, 2017, 14:38:48 UTC +0000

Legal News Line

Environmental groups allege Interior Department violated law
Legal News Line
Citizens for Clean Energy, Ecocheyenne, Montana Environmental Information Center, Center for Biological Diversity, Defenders of Wildlife, the Sierra Club and Wildearth Guardians and The Northern Cheyenne Tribe filed a complaint March 29 in U.S ...

 
April 23rd, 2017, 15:33:45 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity Reports Public Records Sought on Dow's Efforts to Pressure Trump Administration Over ...
Sierra Sun Times
April 24, 2017 - WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity submitted Freedom of Information Act requests last week seeking public records from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Commerce to center for biological ...

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April 22nd, 2017, 22:18:45 UTC +0000

Group challenges constitutionality of move to revoke hunting rule
The Arctic Sounder
WASHINGTON — An environmental group has filed a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a congressional resolution that repealed a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rule governing hunting practices on refuges in Alaska. The Center for Biological ...

 
April 22nd, 2017, 02:07:41 UTC +0000

Courthouse News Service

Enviros Steamed Over Lift of Alaska Hunting Ban
Courthouse News Service
... bears and other wildlife in national wildlife refuges in Alaska from “cruel and ecologically harmful predator control practices, such as killing wolves and their pups in dens and gunning down grizzly bears at bait stations,” plaintiff Center for ...

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April 21st, 2017, 22:27:13 UTC +0000

EnviroNews (registration) (blog)

Center for Biological Diversity Sues Trump for Signing HJR 69 Allowing Slaughter of Bear Cubs, Wolf Pups
EnviroNews (registration) (blog)
(EnviroNews USA Headline News) — Washington D.C. — The Center for Biological Diversity (the Center) filed a lawsuit in federal district court in Anchorage, Alaska, on April 20, 2017, against the U.S. Department of Interior (Interior) and Secretary ...

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April 21st, 2017, 16:15:00 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought on Dow's Efforts to Pressure Trump Administration Over Pesticides, Endangered Species
Common Dreams
WASHINGTON - The Center for Biological Diversity submitted Freedom of Information Act requests this week seeking public records from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Commerce to illuminate reports about how Dow ...

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April 21st, 2017, 15:39:32 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought on Dow's Efforts to Pressure Trump Administration Over Pesticides, Endangered Species
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity submitted Freedom of Information Act requests this week seeking public records from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Commerce to illuminate reports about how Dow ...

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April 21st, 2017, 15:34:23 UTC +0000

Bustle

The Center For Biological Diversity Is Suing Trump To Protect Alaskan Wildlife
Bustle
The Trump administration is facing its first legal challenge against their moves to deregulate federal departments, and it might not be from where you'd expect. In reaction to him signing a measure rescinding protection for bears and wolves, the Center ...

 
April 21st, 2017, 06:28:02 UTC +0000

The Independent

Environmental group sues Donald Trump over repeal of wildlife protection rule
The Independent
In the federal court lawsuit, which likely has little chance of success, the Center for Biological Diversity said the CRA violated the US Constitution because it barred regulators in the future from enacting “substantially similar” rules to the ones ...

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April 21st, 2017, 03:39:02 UTC +0000

webcenter11

Environmental group suing Trump Administration over hunting regulations
webcenter11
(AP) The Center for Biological Diversity, an environmental group, is suing the Trump administration over Alaskan hunting regulations on national wildlife refuges. The CBD is challenging the constitutionality of the Congressional Review Act, which ...

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April 20th, 2017, 22:18:35 UTC +0000

Alaska Dispatch News

Group challenges constitutionality of move to revoke Alaska refuge hunting rule
Alaska Dispatch News
WASHINGTON — An environmental group has filed a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a congressional resolution that repealed a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rule governing hunting practices on refuges in Alaska. The Center for Biological ...

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April 20th, 2017, 21:15:24 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

Trump Sued for Revoking Protections for Wolves, Bears in Alaska
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
ANCHORAGE, Alaska— In the first constitutional challenge of its kind, the Center for Biological Diversity today sued the Trump administration for repealing protections for wolves, bears and other wildlife on Alaska's national wildlife refuges ...

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April 20th, 2017, 20:17:07 UTC +0000

E&E News

Enviro group challenges legality of Congressional Review Act
E&E News
The Center for Biological Diversity sued the Trump administration today over the constitutionality of the Congressional Review Act. The group is targeting the CRA resolution of disapproval President Trump signed last month to repeal an Obama-era ...

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April 20th, 2017, 19:47:45 UTC +0000

Must Read Alaska (blog)

Environmental group sues over Alaska predator control rollback
Must Read Alaska (blog)
No sooner was the ink dry on House Joint Resolution 69, rolling back Obama-era prohibitions on predator control across Alaska's federal lands, when the environmental groups had their lawsuit up and running. Today, the Center for Biological Diversity ...

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April 20th, 2017, 19:38:36 UTC +0000

Scientists to March Against Trump's Alternative Facts, Climate Denial
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— Outraged by the Trump administration's war on science, scientists with the Center for Biological Diversity will participate in March for Science events across the country this Saturday. Center scientists will join the main march in ...

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April 20th, 2017, 19:38:00 UTC +0000

Group sues to reinstate rule protecting Alaska bears, wolves
TheReporter.Com
The Center for Biological Diversity is challenging the constitutionality of the Congressional Review Act, a 1996 law that allows Congress — by passing a joint resolution signed by the president — to repeal federal regulations adopted in the last ...

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April 20th, 2017, 19:38:00 UTC +0000

Group sues to reinstate rule protecting Alaska bears, wolves
Paradise Post
The Center for Biological Diversity is challenging the constitutionality of the Congressional Review Act, a 1996 law that allows Congress — by passing a joint resolution signed by the president — to repeal federal regulations adopted in the last ...

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April 20th, 2017, 18:46:28 UTC +0000

Mirage News

Dow Chem pushes regulators to scuttle findings of pesticide study
Mirage News
The revelation comes from letters obtained by the Center for Biological Diversity, which show Dow's lawyers asking the Trump administration and EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt to withdraw the findings finalized in January that confirmed the toxicity of ...

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April 20th, 2017, 18:40:37 UTC +0000

RT

Dow Chem pushes regulators to scuttle findings of pesticide study - report
RT
The revelation comes from letters obtained by the Center for Biological Diversity, which show Dow's lawyers asking the Trump administration and EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt to withdraw the findings finalized in January that confirmed the toxicity of ...

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April 20th, 2017, 18:25:05 UTC +0000

Group sues to reinstate rule protecting Alaska bears, wolves
Virginian-Pilot
The Center for Biological Diversity is challenging the constitutionality of the Congressional Review Act, a 1996 law that allows Congress — by passing a joint resolution signed by the president — to repeal federal regulations adopted in the last ...

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April 20th, 2017, 18:22:36 UTC +0000

Group sues to reinstate rule protecting Alaska bears, wolves
Daily Journal
The Center for Biological Diversity is challenging the constitutionality of the Congressional Review Act, a 1996 law that allows Congress — by passing a joint resolution signed by the president — to repeal federal regulations adopted in the last ...

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April 20th, 2017, 18:20:15 UTC +0000

Group Sues to Reinstate Rule Protecting Alaska Bears, Wolves
U.S. News & World Report
The Center for Biological Diversity is challenging the constitutionality of the Congressional Review Act, a 1996 law that allows Congress — by passing a joint resolution signed by the president — to repeal federal regulations adopted in the last ...

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April 20th, 2017, 18:16:36 UTC +0000

Group sues to reinstate rule protecting Alaska bears, wolves
WBAL Radio
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- An environmental group trying to protect wolves and bears on national wildlife refuges in Alaska is suing the Trump administration. The Center for Biological Diversity is challenging the constitutionality of a 1996 federal law ...

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April 20th, 2017, 17:26:19 UTC +0000

Hundreds of 'Wildlife Warriors' Bring Trump Resistance to Earth Day
Common Dreams
TUCSON, ARIZ. - More than 250 Center for Biological Diversity volunteers will be at Earth Day festivals, rallies and other events across the country this week as part of the growing resistance to partisan attacks on the climate, public lands and ...

 
April 20th, 2017, 17:15:37 UTC +0000

Dow Pressures Trump Administration to Abandon Work to Protect Endangered Species From Pesticides
YubaNet
The new back-channel ploy to abandon a nearly four-year effort to protect endangered species from these pesticides is revealed in letters, obtained by the Center for Biological Diversity, in which Dow urges Trump administration regulators to jettison ...

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April 20th, 2017, 16:55:05 UTC +0000

EcoWatch

Earth's Tallest Land Animal Needs Endangered Species Protection
EcoWatch
The legal petition, filed by the Center for Biological Diversity, Humane Society International, The Humane Society of the United States, International Fund for Animal Welfare and Natural Resources Defense Council, seeks "endangered" status for the species.

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April 20th, 2017, 16:16:34 UTC +0000

The Hill

Green group sues Trump admin over repeal of wildlife protections
The Hill
In the lawsuit filed in the federal district court in Anchorage, Alaska, the Center for Biological Diversity claims that the CRA is unconstitutional because it infringes on the powers of the executive branch in banning agencies from issuing rules in ...

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April 20th, 2017, 15:03:32 UTC +0000

Dow Pressures Trump Administration to Abandon Work to Protect Endangered Species From Pesticides
Common Dreams
The new back-channel ploy to abandon a nearly four-year effort to protect endangered species from these pesticides is revealed in letters, obtained by the Center for Biological Diversity, in which Dow urges Trump administration regulators to jettison ...

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April 20th, 2017, 14:46:08 UTC +0000

Dow Pressures Trump Administration to Abandon Work to Protect Endangered Species From Pesticides
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The new back-channel ploy to abandon a nearly four-year effort to protect endangered species from these pesticides is revealed in letters, obtained by the Center for Biological Diversity, in which Dow urges Trump administration regulators to jettison ...

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April 20th, 2017, 10:39:25 UTC +0000

Environmentalists Can't Help Defend Fishing Rules
Courthouse News Service
The National Resources Defense Council, the Center for Biological Diversity and Oceana asked the court on March 7 to join the government in defending a suit from a group of fishing companies challenging the seafood traceability rule, which requires ...

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April 20th, 2017, 08:04:23 UTC +0000

Tucson Weekly

The Skinny
Tucson Weekly
U.S. Congressman Raul Grijalva (D-AZ03) took the fight against President Donald Trump's proposed wall between the United States and Mexico to court last week. Grijalva teamed up with the Tucson-based Center for Biological Diversity to file a lawsuit ...

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April 19th, 2017, 23:21:13 UTC +0000

Hundreds of 'Wildlife Warriors' Bring Trump Resistance to Earth Day
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
TUCSON, Ariz.— More than 250 Center for Biological Diversity volunteers will be at Earth Day festivals, rallies and other events across the country this week as part of the growing resistance to partisan attacks on the climate, public lands and ...

 
April 19th, 2017, 23:13:31 UTC +0000

Hundreds of 'Wildlife Warriors' Bring Trump Resistance to Earth Day
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
TUCSON, Ariz.— More than 250 Center for Biological Diversity volunteers will be at Earth Day festivals, rallies and other events across the country this week as part of the growing resistance to partisan attacks on the climate, public lands and ...

 
April 19th, 2017, 18:58:04 UTC +0000

Public Lands Foe Jason Chaffetz Announces Retirement From Congress
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
WASHINGTON— Responding to today's announcement by U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) that he will not run for re-election or seek any public office in 2018, the Center for Biological Diversity hailed the retirement of this longtime foe of America's ...

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April 19th, 2017, 17:00:32 UTC +0000

Protest to Urge Senator Flake to Stop Attacking Wildlife, Public Lands
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
TUCSON, Ariz.— Constituents of Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and members of the Center for Biological Diversity will rally tomorrow at 4:30 p.m. outside the senator's Tucson office to demand that he stop attacking wildlife and public lands. The protest ...

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April 19th, 2017, 15:25:25 UTC +0000

Center for Biological Diversity (press release)

US Endangered Species Act Protection Sought to Save Giraffes From Extinction
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
The legal petition, filed by the Center for Biological Diversity, Humane Society International, The Humane Society of the United States, International Fund for Animal Welfare and Natural Resources Defense Council, seeks “endangered” status for the species.

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April 19th, 2017, 14:00:11 UTC +0000

Nature.com

Fake-drug crackdown, tackling misconduct and Europa's plumes
Nature.com
Congressman Raul Grijalva (Democrat, Arizona) and the Center for Biological Diversity filed the lawsuit on 12 April in a federal court. They allege that the government plan could harm species that live near the border, including some jaguars and ...

 
April 19th, 2017, 13:34:44 UTC +0000

Scientific American

Saturday, Science Advocates Prepare for a Long March
Scientific American
So Wolf, climate science director with the Center for Biological Diversity's Climate Law Institute, will be joining this Saturday's March for Science in Washington, D.C. “I see this as a very wide spread grassroots movement to resist Trump's policies ...

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April 19th, 2017, 10:04:13 UTC +0000

Grist

Meet the fixers: These teens sued for environmental justice.
Grist
In 2015, the Center for Biological Diversity and two local youth groups, Youth for Environmental Justice (which is affiliated with CBE) and the South Central Youth Leadership Coalition, sued L.A. The lawsuit claimed that Los Angeles unlawfully allowed ...

 
April 19th, 2017, 10:00:46 UTC +0000

Triple Pundit (registration) (blog)

Environmental Impact Assessment of Trump's 'Border Wall'
Triple Pundit (registration) (blog)
So last week the Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) and Rep. Raúl Graijalva (D-Ariz.) announced they had filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration stating that it is required by law to order an environmental impact assessment before ...

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April 19th, 2017, 04:40:58 UTC +0000

Natural Resources Defense Council

Endangered Species Act Could Prevent Giraffe's Extinction
Natural Resources Defense Council
That's why, conservation groups—NRDC, along with the Center for Biological Diversity, Humane Society International, and the International Fund for Animal Welfare—today petitioned the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to help protect giraffes by listing ...

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April 19th, 2017, 04:05:17 UTC +0000

PR Newswire (press release)

US Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for Giraffes
PR Newswire (press release)
The legal petition, filed by the Center for Biological Diversity, Humane Society International, The Humane Society of the United States, International Fund for Animal Welfare and Natural Resources Defense Council, seeks "endangered" status for the species.

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April 18th, 2017, 21:37:41 UTC +0000

KJZZ

Grijalva Shares Lawsuit Concerns Over Proposed Border Wall
KJZZ
... the potential environmental impact on flora and fauna. Arizona's 3rd District Congressman Raul Grijalva recently joined the Center for Biological Diversity in suing the Trump administration over the proposed border wall and other border security ...

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April 18th, 2017, 18:43:34 UTC +0000

Citizen Action (blog)

Radical Green Group Suing Trump Over Border Wall
Citizen Action (blog)
Claiming that Trump's proposed wall on the southern border with Mexico violates environmental law, an environmental group is now looking to sue the Trump administration. The Center for Biological Diversity, along with Democratic Rep. Raul Graijalva ...

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April 18th, 2017, 05:08:37 UTC +0000

Predator reduction plan hits resistance
Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
WildEarth Guardians and the Center for Biological Diversity have brought the new action against Wildlife Services, which is part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. They're challenging the agency's overall carnivore-killing program in Colorado ...

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April 17th, 2017, 23:37:21 UTC +0000

KRIS Corpus Christi News

6 Investigates: Photos show Methane Seepage into Choke Canyon Re - KRISTV.com | Continuous News Coverage ...
KRIS Corpus Christi News
The photos came in a packet of information sent by the U.S. Reclamation Bureau as part of the agency's response to a Freedom of Information Request from the Center For Biological Diversity. The Center provided media with the information, last week.

 
April 17th, 2017, 21:23:51 UTC +0000

Alaska's Senators Introduce Bill to Roll Back Arctic Ocean Protections
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“It's not possible to drill safely in the Arctic, as we just saw from the leaking oil and gas well on the North Slope,” said Miyoko Sakashita, ocean programs director at the Center for Biological Diversity. “This legislation's nothing more than a ...

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April 17th, 2017, 18:49:57 UTC +0000

Protest to Urge Feinstein to Resist GOP Attacks on Wildlife, Civil Rights
Common Dreams
SAN FRANCISCO - Constituents of Sen. Dianne Feinstein and members of the Center for Biological Diversity will gather outside her San Francisco office tomorrow at noon to demand that the senator and her Democratic colleagues resist right-wing attacks on ...

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April 17th, 2017, 18:30:24 UTC +0000

Protest to Urge Feinstein to Resist GOP Attacks on Wildlife, Civil Rights
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
SAN FRANCISCO— Constituents of Sen. Dianne Feinstein and members of the Center for Biological Diversity will gather outside her San Francisco office tomorrow at noon to demand that the senator and her Democratic colleagues resist right-wing attacks on ...

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April 15th, 2017, 22:52:30 UTC +0000

New York Times

No Environmental Impact Study? No Border Wall, Lawsuit Says
New York Times
The Center for Biological Diversity and Representative Raúl M. Grijalva, the ranking Democrat on the House Committee on Natural Resources, claimed in a federal lawsuit filed Wednesday in Tucson that the Trump administration had failed to study the wall ...

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April 15th, 2017, 12:56:00 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought on Monsanto's Ties to EPA's Pesticide Office - Emerging Controversy Casts Doubts on EPA's ...
Sierra Sun Times
April 15, 2017 - PORTLAND, Ore.— The Center for Biological Diversity and U.S. Right to Know submitted Freedom of Information Act requests this week seeking public records to determine whether Monsanto inappropriately influenced the Environmental ...

 
April 15th, 2017, 01:16:41 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought on Monsanto's Ties to EPA's Pesticide Office
MilTech
PORTLAND, Ore.— The Center for Biological Diversity and U.S. Right to Know submitted Freedom of Information Act requests this week seeking public records to determine whether Monsanto inappropriately influenced the Environmental Protection Agency's ...

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April 14th, 2017, 18:53:54 UTC +0000

Pacific Standard

Behind the Center for Biological Diversity's Lawsuit Against the Trump Administration
Pacific Standard
On Wednesday, the Center for Biological Diversity announced it had filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration seeking injunctive relief after the government failed to complete an environmental analysis of the southern border — violating the ...

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April 14th, 2017, 18:21:56 UTC +0000

15000-acre Bureau of Land Management Fracking Plan Endangers Sage Grouse in Utah
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“BLM's decision defies reason,” said Michael Saul, a senior attorney in the Center for Biological Diversity's Public Lands Program. “The agency's own plans require emphasizing oil and gas leasing outside the most important habitat for sage grouse.

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April 14th, 2017, 18:21:56 UTC +0000

15000-acre Bureau of Land Management Fracking Plan Endangers Sage Grouse in Utah
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
“BLM's decision defies reason,” said Michael Saul, a senior attorney in the Center for Biological Diversity's Public Lands Program. “The agency's own plans require emphasizing oil and gas leasing outside the most important habitat for sage grouse.

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April 14th, 2017, 16:15:45 UTC +0000

Public Records Sought on Monsanto's Ties to EPA's Pesticide Office
Center for Biological Diversity (press release)
PORTLAND, Ore.— The Center for Biological Diversity and U.S. Right to Know submitted Freedom of Information Act requests this week seeking public records to determine whether Monsanto inappropriately influenced the Environmental Protection Agency's ...

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April 14th, 2017, 16:14:57 UTC +0000

Nogales International

Grijalva joins suit targeting border wall proposal
Nogales International
Raul Grijalva and the Center for Biological Diversity takes aim at the Trump administration's proposed border wall and other immigration enforcement measures, calling for an investigation of the proposal's environmental impacts. “Trump's border wall ...

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April 14th, 2017, 12:24:28 UTC +0000

Men's Journal

How Congressman Raúl Grijalva Environmental Lawsuit Could Derail Trump's Border Wall
Men's Journal
This week, Congressman Raúl Grijalva and the Center for Biological Diversity filed a lawsuit in the US district court of Arizona against Trump's border wall project. The suit asks that the government undertake an environmental impact analysis before ...

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April 13th, 2017, 22:30:51 UTC +0000

Yahoo News

Lawsuit Claims Border Wall Would Be Bad for Animals
Yahoo News
The lawsuit filed Wednesday by the Center for Biological Diversity, a conservation group in Tucson, Arizona, and U.S. Congressman Raul Grijalva, whose district includes areas of the Arizona border, claims the proposed 2,000-mile border wall and the ...

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April 13th, 2017, 22:10:30 UTC +0000

Newsweek

Lawsuit Claims Border Wall Would Be Bad for Animals
Newsweek
The lawsuit filed Wednesday by the Center for Biological Diversity, a conservation group in Tucson, Arizona, and U.S. Congressman Raul Grijalva, whose district includes areas of the Arizona border, claims the proposed 2,000-mile border wall and the ...

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April 13th, 2017, 17:03:19 UTC +0000

Earth Island Journal

Trump's Border Wall Plan Hits Snag with Environmental Suit
Earth Island Journal
The suit, brought by Congressman Raúl M. Grijalva of Arizona and the Center for Biological Diversity in the US district court for Arizona, seeks to require the government to undertake a comprehensive environmental impact analysis before beginning ...

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April 13th, 2017, 16:43:13 UTC +0000

Arizona Daily Sun

Wildlife conservationists sue over proposed border wall
Arizona Daily Sun
This Nov. 16, 2016, file photo provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service shows a Jaguar photographed by a motion-detection camera in the Dos Cabezas Mountains in southern Arizona. The Center for Biological Diversity and U.S. Rep. Raul Grijalva ...

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April 13th, 2017, 16:02:27 UTC +0000

Digital Journal

President Trump's 'Great Wall' facing first of many lawsuits
Digital Journal
Democratic Congressman Raúl M Grijalva of Arizona and the Center for Biological Diversity are suing the Trump Administration, seeking to require the government to undertake a comprehensive environmental impact analysis before beginning construction, ...

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April 13th, 2017, 15:18:00 UTC +0000

Sierra Sun Times

Lawsuit Targets Trump's Border Wall, Enforcement Program - Congressman Raúl M. Grijalva Joins Center for ...
Sierra Sun Times
April 13, 2017 - TUCSON, Ariz.— The Center for Biological Diversity and Congressman Raúl M. Grijalva, who serves as ranking member of the House Committee on Natural Resources, yesterday sued the Trump administration over the proposed raul m ...

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