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Wyoming Game Commission Urged to Adopt Bear Spray Requirement  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/18/2019 12:33 PM
Congresswoman Velázquez Introduces Bill to Ban Pesticide Linked to Parkinson's  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/18/2019 12:38 PM
Endangered Species Mural to Be Celebrated July 19 in New Mexico  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/15/2019 04:11 PM
Lawsuit Launched to Force Forest Service to Protect Endangered Species, Remove Livestock From Arizona, New Mexico Waterways  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/17/2019 01:47 PM
Study: Politics Harming Recovery of Endangered Mexican Wolves  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/12/2019 11:30 AM
Scientists: Giraffes in Kenya, Tanzania 'Endangered'  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— Highlighting the need for global action to fight giraffes' silent extinction, a body of scientific experts today declared giraffes in Kenya and ...

07/11/2019 12:23 PM
Lawsuit Filed to Protect Dwindling Numbers of Mountain Caribou  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/10/2019 03:11 PM
Petition Seeks to Remove Snail Darter From Endangered Species List, Marking Conservation Success  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/16/2019 10:30 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Fracking Leases Threatening Northern Arizona Groundwater  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/15/2019 04:58 PM
Court Partially Blocks Summer Grazing on Sensitive Oregon Public Lands  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/16/2019 07:35 PM
Appeal Upheld in Challenge to Oil Drilling in California's Carrizo Plain National Monument  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/16/2019 04:59 PM
One Millionth Endangered Species Condom to Be Given Away on World Population Day  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/11/2019 12:19 PM
Washington Wildlife Agency Issues Another Kill Order for Endangered Wolves  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/10/2019 03:00 AM
Study Identifies 20 Overlooked Benefits of Distributed Solar Energy  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/09/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Seeks Overdue Protection for Rare Salamander in California, Oregon  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/01/2019 01:04 PM
Environmental Group Sues US Forest Service  KJZZ

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

07/18/2019 11:49 AM
Lawsuit Launched Over Trump Administration Failure to Update Outdated Red Wolf Recovery Plan  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity and Defenders of Wildlife today filed a formal notice of intent to sue the Trump administration for failing to ...

06/19/2019 03:00 AM
States lack endangered species reporting  Science Magazine

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

07/18/2019 01:40 PM
Dozens Rally in Minnesota Against Trump's Plan to Strip Protection From Wolves as Scores Expected to Testify at Hearing  Center for Biological Diversity

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

06/25/2019 07:44 PM
Demonstrators Rally for Imperiled Porpoises at Mexican Embassy in Washington D.C.  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/12/2019 11:09 AM
Six Pups Born to White River Wolves This Year in Western Oregon  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/11/2019 02:25 PM
Louisiana to Hold Hearing on Massive Formosa Plastics Toxic Chemical Complex  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/08/2019 03:00 AM
Minnesota Rally, Public Hearing to Focus on Trump Plan to End Wolf Protection  Center for Biological Diversity

MINNEAPOLIS— Wolf advocates will rally on Tuesday in Brainerd, Minn., just before the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service's* only public hearing on the Trump ...

06/20/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Administration Urged to Protect Giraffes on World Giraffe Day  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— On World Giraffe Day, a coalition of conservation and animal-protection organizations will pressure the Trump administration to move forward ...

06/20/2019 03:00 AM
Formosa Plastics liable for Texas plastic pollution  Center for Biological Diversity

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

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

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

06/28/2019 03:00 AM
Group threatens lawsuit over 'cow pies' in streams in E. Arizona national forests  Arizona Daily Star

PHOENIX — An environmental group took the first steps Wednesday to filing suit against the U.S. Forest *Service* for failing to live up to its promise to keep cattle ...

07/17/2019 08:00 PM
Legal Action Taken to Save Critical Habitat of Endangered New Mexico Meadow Jumping Mice  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/05/2019 06:24 PM
Ban on Hunting With Lead Ammo to Go Into Effect in California, Center for Biological Diversity Reports  Sierra Sun Times

California Condor Credit: Scott Frier/USGS June 28, 2019 - SACRAMENTO, Calif.— On Monday California will become the first state to ban all lead ammunition ...

06/28/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Administration to Dredge San Francisco Bay to Make Room for More Oil  Center for Biological Diversity

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

06/25/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration's OK of California Logging That Will Destroy Big Trees, Condor Roosting Sites  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/10/2019 12:31 PM
Federal Court Orders Environmental Impact Study for California's Richardson Grove Highway Project  Center for Biological Diversity

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

06/28/2019 03:00 AM
Petition Seeks Enforcement of Clean Air Act in North Carolina  Center for Biological Diversity

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

06/27/2019 03:00 AM
Environmental group sues feds over grizzly bear recovery plan  Missoula Current

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

06/28/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Constitutionality of Arkansas Ag-Gag Law  Center for Biological Diversity

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

06/25/2019 03:00 AM
Federal Court Rejects Trump Administration's Approval of California's Cadiz Water Pipeline  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: LOS ANGELES— A federal court today ruled that the Trump administration violated the law when it greenlighted plans to ...

06/21/2019 03:00 AM
Butterflies vs. Borders: Saving the National Butterfly Center and a Wildlife Refuge Corridor  Intercontinental Cry

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

07/18/2019 01:39 PM
Congressional Resolution Declares Climate Emergency  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/09/2019 12:22 PM
Trump Administration Guts Climate Change Reviews for Federal Actions  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Trump administration issued proposed guidance today restricting when and how federal agencies can consider climate change impacts ...

06/21/2019 03:00 AM
Desert Hot Springs settles lawsuit over a housing proposal near the Sand to Snow National Monument  The Desert Sun

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

07/02/2019 03:00 AM
World Heritage Committee Designates Vaquita Porpoise Habitat as 'In Danger'  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/03/2019 03:00 AM
California to Evaluate Curbing Oil, Gas Extraction  Center for Biological Diversity

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

06/28/2019 03:00 AM
EPA Approves Bee-Killing Insecticide  Wyoming Public Media

The Environmental Protection Agency is expanding the use of an insecticide that is toxic to bees. The move affects more than 17 million acres of farmland.

07/17/2019 05:20 PM
Judge allows Hammonds limited grazing as lawsuit over ranchers pardoned by Trump continues  KCBY.com 11

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A federal judge will allow eastern Oregon ranchers who were convicted of intentionally setting fires on public land to graze cattle on ...

07/18/2019 06:28 PM
Biological Diversity PAC backs Clarke  New Jersey Globe

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

06/26/2019 03:00 AM
Enviros sue to stop fracking near Petrified Forest National Park  TucsonSentinel.com

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

07/16/2019 06:14 PM
20 overlooked benefits of distributed solar energy  EurekAlert

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

07/09/2019 03:00 AM
Endangered species list 2019: Trump wants to remove gray wolves  Vox.com

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

07/16/2019 01:57 PM
Public-interest Groups Launch Legal Action to Protect Waterways From Slaughterhouse Pollution  Center for Biological Diversity

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

07/02/2019 03:00 AM
Groups Sue to Halt Oil, Gas Leases in Northern Arizona  Public News Service

HOLBROOK, Ariz. – A coalition of environmental groups has sued the Bureau of Land Management for issuing oil and gas leases in northern Arizona. Together ...

07/17/2019 03:02 AM
Lawsuit Seeks Court Order to Stop Colorado Coal Mine Expansion Threatening Climate, National Forest  Center for Biological Diversity

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

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

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

07/01/2019 03:00 AM
Environmental groups challenge plan to lease public lands for oil, gas exploration  Arizona Capitol Times

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

07/16/2019 08:24 AM
New oil drilling in Carrizo Plain blocked because of climate change — at least for now  San Luis Obispo Tribune

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

07/17/2019 10:11 PM
Court Upholds Protections for Rare California Gnatcatcher  Natural Resources Defense Council

LOS ANGELES – A federal court today dismissed a lawsuit seeking to remove the imperiled coastal California gnatcatcher from the Endangered Species Act list, ...

07/03/2019 03:00 AM
A new freight train route for Utah? Uinta Basin hopes so  KSL.com

Is an 80-mile railway to get oil and other goods out of the Uinta Basin destined in the future? The Seven County Infrastructure Coalition hopes so.

07/18/2019 07:51 PM
Rare California Salamanders Move Closer to Endangered Species Act Protection  SF Bay Area Indymedia

Salamanders at Risk of Extinction From Plans to Raise Shasta Dam.

06/28/2019 03:00 AM
Mountain Lions Could Be Listed As an Endangered Species in California  LA Magazine

As mountain lions face threats and populations dwindle, some activists are hoping to have them formally listed as an endangered species.

06/25/2019 03:00 AM
Judge limits Hammonds cattle grazing as case proceeds  KTVZ

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A federal judge will allow Eastern Oregon ranchers who were convicted of intentionally setting fires on public land to graze cattle on ...

07/17/2019 09:53 PM
House Democrats Support Climate-killing Export-Import Bank  Center for Biological Diversity

Legislation introduced today by Chairwoman Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) would reauthorize the Export-Import Bank for seven years while leaving unchanged the ...

06/20/2019 03:00 AM
Editorial: California needs housing, but not in mountain lion country  Los Angeles Times

The mountain lions of Southern California — facing dangerous freeway traffic, lethal poisons in their prey and the continued encroachment of humans into their ...

07/06/2019 03:00 AM
Environmentalists Sue To Expand Grizzly Restoration To Colorado, Other Western States  Colorado Public Radio

Wildlife advocates are seeking a court order that would force U.S. officials to consider if grizzly bears should be restored to more Western states following the ...

06/28/2019 03:00 AM
Humans Blamed As Major Giraffe Species Declared 'Endangered'  Plant Based News

A major giraffe species has been declared endangered by scientific experts. Masai giraffes, in Kenya and Tanzania, had previously been considered a ...

07/17/2019 06:12 AM
DOJ's New Enviro Cases Down Nearly A Third, Report Says  Law360

The U.S. Department of Justice has filed a steadily decreasing number of environmental lawsuits in federal district court since 2010, while green groups have ...

07/18/2019 07:00 PM
[Article Headline] | 2019-07-12  Agri-Pulse

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

07/12/2019 01:10 PM
Environmentalists fight for grizzlies' return to California  Ventura County Star

Wildlife advocates filed a federal lawsuit seeking possible restoration of grizzly bears to parts of California.

06/27/2019 03:00 AM
Center for Biological Diversity Awarded $72,000 Grant by CREDO Mobile  Center for Biological Diversity

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

06/04/2019 03:00 AM
Deepwater Horizon most litigated environmental issue of past decade, report finds | TheHill  The Hill

The Deepwater Horizon oil spill proved to be one of the most litigious environmental events in the past decade, according to an analysis of cases released by ...

07/16/2019 12:41 PM
Border Wall Would Threaten Southwest's Last Free-Flowing River  Phoenix New Times

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

07/05/2019 03:00 AM
Where have all the caribou gone? | Local News | Spokane | The Pacific Northwest Inlander | News, Politics, Music, Calendar, Events in Spokane, Coeur d'Alene and the Inland Northwest  Pacific Northwest Inlander

You can't really say the clock is ticking to save the southern mountain caribou occupying parts of Idaho and Washington. It's more like the clock...

07/18/2019 04:37 AM
The Argument for Giving California's Struggling Mountain Lions Endangered Species Protection  KQED

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

06/26/2019 03:00 AM
Appeal Upheld in Challenge to Oil Drilling in California's Carrizo Plain  Santa Barbara Edhat

Source: Los Padres ForestWatch. The California Bureau of Land Management has agreed with conservation groups that plans for a new oil well and pipeline in ...

07/18/2019 12:00 PM
Entanglement Settlement Protects Whales, Sea Turtles, California's Crab Fishery  Center for Biological Diversity

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

03/26/2019 03:00 AM
Scientists Declare One of Largest Giraffe Subspecies Endangered  EcoWatch

Another subspecies of giraffe is now officially endangered, conservation scientists announced Thursday. The International Union for Conservation of Nature ...

07/16/2019 08:41 AM
Environmental group ends suit over land for endangered frog  Washington Post

An environmental group is dropping its legal fight over critical habitat for an endangered southeastern frog, but the group also says the story is not over.

07/01/2019 03:00 AM
Wyoming considers bear spray order | Local  Jackson Hole News&Guide

Wyoming wildlife officials gathering in Rock Springs on Friday plan to discuss the idea of requiring hunters to carry bear spray in the grizzly-occupied Greater ...

07/17/2019 09:30 PM
Trump's Drilling Leases on Public Lands Could Release 4.7B Metric Tons of Carbon—More Than All 28 EU Countries Emit in a Year  Common Dreams

A national conservation group revealed Wednesday that President Donald Trump's drilling leases on public lands could lead to the release of more carbon ...

07/17/2019 03:46 PM
Groups Sue Trump Administration Over Oil and Gas Leases on BLM Land Near Holbrook  KNAU Arizona Public Radio

Conservationists have filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration over oil and gas permits issued on federal land in Navajo and Apache counties. KNAU.

07/16/2019 05:05 PM
Lawsuit Challenges Trump's Emergency Declaration for Border Wall  Center for Biological Diversity

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

02/16/2019 03:00 AM
Dozens of Environmental Groups Want to Contribute to Newsom's Water Portfolio Plan  Livermore Independent

A coalition of 55 environmental, fishing, and water policy groups has written Gov. Gavin Newsom, backing his Water Portfolio planning process, and announcing ...

07/18/2019 03:05 AM
Salamanders face extinction from plans to raise Shasta Dam  KRCRTV.COM

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

06/26/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Prompts US Officials to Consider Protecting Giraffes  Center for Biological Diversity

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

04/25/2019 03:00 AM
Trump's Drilling Leases on Public Lands Could Lead to 4.7B Metric Tons of Carbon Emissions  EcoWatch

By Julia Conley. A national conservation group revealed Wednesday that President Donald Trump's drilling leases on public lands could lead to the release of ...

07/18/2019 09:46 AM
Lawsuit Launched to Protect Endangered California Salmon Harmed by Federal Beaver-killing  Center for Biological Diversity

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

05/30/2019 03:00 AM
Trump EPA Seeks to Slash Pesticide Protections for Imperiled Wildlife  Center for Biological Diversity

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

05/10/2019 03:00 AM
Seismic Firm Moves to Override NC Decision  Coastal Review Online

WesternGeco, a company that conducts seismic exploration for offshore oil and gas, has filed an appeal of the state's recent permit denial to the U.S. Commerce ...

07/18/2019 12:14 AM
Lawsuit Aims to Force Trump to Protect Endangered Species Nationwide  Center for Biological Diversity

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

05/23/2019 03:00 AM
Analysis: Public Overwhelmingly Wants EPA Ban on Wildlife-killing 'Cyanide Bombs'  Center for Biological Diversity

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

05/08/2019 03:00 AM
A major Kern County oil spill in environmentally conscious California  Los Angeles Times

Good morning, and welcome to the Essential California newsletter. It's Wednesday, July 17, and I'm writing from Los Angeles. California as a paragon of ...

07/17/2019 06:30 AM
UCD: Overlooked benefits of distributed solar energy  Davis Enterprise

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

07/11/2019 04:46 PM
Veteran Environmental Lawyer Glitzenstein to Join Center for Biological Diversity  Center for Biological Diversity

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

02/26/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Launched to Protect Endangered Lake Sturgeon in Mississippi River, Great Lakes  Center for Biological Diversity

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

05/29/2019 03:00 AM
Agriculture Department's 'Wildlife Services' Killed Nearly 1.5 Million Native Animals in 2018  Center for Biological Diversity

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

06/04/2019 03:00 AM
Chevron oil spill ignites debate over Kern's biggest industry  Bakersfield Now

The latest oil regulator shakeup and Chevron's latest oil spill are revealing tensions between California's fiercest environmental groups and one of Kern's ...

07/15/2019 09:00 PM
Environmentalists scoff as FL GOP Reps. join conservation club  Florida Phoenix

WASHINGTON — Florida Reps. Matt Gaetz (R-1st) and Brian Mast (R-18th) on Wednesday joined GOP colleagues on Capitol Hill in announcing the formation ...

07/10/2019 11:58 AM
Trump Administration Announces Stripping Gray Wolf Protections Across Country  Center for Biological Diversity

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

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

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

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

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

03/26/2019 03:00 AM
Chevron spills 800,000 gallons of oil and water in Kern County canyon  Los Angeles Times

California authorities said Friday that crews are beginning to clean up a massive oil spill that dumped nearly 800,000 gallons of oil and water into a Kern County ...

07/12/2019 07:18 PM
Lawsuit Seeks Endangered Species Protections for Lesser Prairie Chickens  Center for Biological Diversity

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

06/12/2019 03:00 AM

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