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North Carolina Fish, Salamander Proposed for Endangered Species Act Protection  Center for Biological Diversity

ASHEVILLE, N.C.— Following a petition and lawsuits from the Center for Biological Diversity, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* today proposed the Carolina ...

05/21/2019 12:16 PM
Emergency Endangered Species Act Protection Sought for Delaware Firefly  Center for Biological Diversity

BETHANY BEACH, Del.— The Center for Biological Diversity and the Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation filed an emergency petition today seeking ...

05/15/2019 11:05 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 03:36 PM
A UN report says Earth faces 'unprecedented' threat to biodiversity  PRI

UN scientists warn that roughly 1 million plant and animal species are on the verge of extinction due to human activity. It would be the first mass extinction since ...

05/20/2019 05:30 PM
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
Pipeline Shutdown Prevented 27 Million Tons of Carbon Pollution in California  Center for Biological Diversity

SANTA BARBARA, Calif.— The closure of Plains All American Pipeline's coastal California oil pipeline after it ruptured four years ago has prevented massive ...

05/17/2019 01:50 PM
Massive New Mexico Logging Plan Threatens Iconic Owl Stronghold  Center for Biological Diversity

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

05/13/2019 08:01 PM
Trump Administration Waives Laws to Build 100 Miles of Border Wall Across Arizona National Monument, Wildlife Refuges  Center for Biological Diversity

The Trump administration will waive dozens of environmental and public health laws to speed border-wall construction through federally protected sites in ...

05/14/2019 05:35 PM
Louisiana Announces Air-pollution Hearing for Formosa Plastics Plant  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: St. James Parish Residents Oppose Project's Pollution, Environmental Racism.

05/14/2019 05:14 PM
Court Order Sought to Stop Rosemont Mine Construction in Arizona  Center for Biological Diversity

TUCSON, Ariz.— Conservation groups and tribes Wednesday asked a federal court to prevent construction from starting on the Rosemont Copper Mine in ...

05/16/2019 09:59 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration Approval of Massive Utah Oil Shale Development  Center for Biological Diversity

BONANZA, Utah— Conservation groups today sued the Trump administration to challenge what would be the nation's first commercial-scale oil shale mine and ...

05/16/2019 03:31 PM
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
Inadequate Jaguar Recovery Plan Paves Way for Trump Border Wall  Center for Biological Diversity

SILVER CITY, N.M.— The U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* today released a feeble recovery plan for endangered jaguars that relies entirely on Mexico to ensure ...

04/24/2019 03:00 AM
Rallies in Bakersfield, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara to Oppose Trump's Oil-leasing Plan for California  Center for Biological Diversity

BAKERSFIELD, Calif.— Environmental and community groups joined by elected officials will hold rallies this week to blast the Trump administration's draft plan ...

05/20/2019 01:41 PM
Report: Trump Fracking Leases Top 1 Gigaton of Potential Climate Pollution in Lower 48  Center for Biological Diversity

A new Center for Biological Diversity report shows that the Trump administration is dramatically ramping up oil and gas leases, offering nearly 5 million acres of ...

05/15/2019 10:42 AM
New Study: Endangered Species Act Has Saved 99 Percent of Protected Species From Extinction  Center for Biological Diversity

PORTLAND, Ore.— A study published today in the journal PeerJ shows the Endangered Species Act has saved roughly 99 percent of protected wildlife since its ...

04/22/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Launched Over Trump's Failure to Protect Emperor Penguins  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity filed a notice today of its intent to sue the Trump administration for failing to act on a petition to grant the ...

05/02/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Administration Weakens Offshore Oil Well-control Rule  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Trump administration reportedly plans to relax an offshore oil well-control rule today that was adopted to address a key cause of the ...

05/02/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Finalizes Plan to Open 725500 Acres of California's Central Coast to Drilling, Fracking  Center for Biological Diversity

The Trump administration today finalized a plan to open 725500 acres of public lands and mineral estate across California's Central Coast and the Bay Area to ...

05/09/2019 03:00 AM
New Data Finds U.S. Birth Rate at Lowest Level in 32 Years  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— Data released this week by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that last year the United States had the lowest number of ...

05/16/2019 02:34 PM
EPA Proposes Re-approving Glyphosate, Ignoring Cancer Risk  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— Relying heavily on confidential industry research, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has proposed to re-approve glyphosate, the ...

04/30/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Launched to Protect Rare Salamander in California, Oregon  Center for Biological Diversity

SAN FRANCISCO— Conservation groups today filed a notice of intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* for failing to respond to a 2018 petition for ...

04/22/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Launched to Force Trump Administration to Protect Endangered Species From Coal Mining in Appalachia  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity and allies filed a formal notice of intent today to sue the federal Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and ...

05/10/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Seeks Public Records on Border Wall Plans in National Wildlife Refuges  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* today for failing to release public records on President Trump's ...

04/23/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuits Challenge Trump Administration's Refusal to Release Documents on Pesticides  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity filed four lawsuits today challenging the Trump administration's failure to release a trove of documents ...

05/07/2019 03:00 AM
Oregon Denies Key Permit for Proposed Jordan Cove Natural Gas Project  Center for Biological Diversity

The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality today issued a resounding denial of the proposed Jordan Cove LNG project and the Pacific Connector fracked ...

05/06/2019 03:00 AM
Feds Urged to Speed Up Fix of Lake Okeechobee Toxic Discharges  Center for Biological Diversity

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla.— Five conservation groups urged the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers today to expedite efforts to curb releases of toxic, nutrient-rich ...

04/22/2019 03:00 AM
Records Sought on EPA Proposal to Reapprove Cancer-linked Pesticide  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity today asked the Trump administration for public records to assess the pesticide industry's influence on the ...

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

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

04/25/2019 03:00 AM
Federal Court Again Halts Destructive Caltrans Project Through Ancient California Redwoods  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: SAN FRANCISCO— Conservation groups and Humboldt County residents have won a federal court victory halting Caltrans' ...

05/06/2019 03:30 PM
Lawsuit Launched to Protect Sonoma County Residents From Airport Lead Pollution  Center for Biological Diversity

SANTA ROSA, Calif.— Environmental groups filed a formal notice today of their intent to sue the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for failing to protect ...

04/30/2019 03:00 AM
Plains Pipeline Criminally Punished for 2015 Coastal California Oil Pipeline Leak  Center for Biological Diversity

SANTA BARBARA, Calif.— Plains All American Pipeline was today sentenced by a California judge to a $3.3 million fine for negligently causing a massive ...

04/25/2019 03:00 AM
Trump seeks weaker protections, as 1 million species face extinction  Roll Call

Humans have pushed about 1 million varieties of plants and animals to the brink of extinction, according to a new United Nations report that arrives as ...

05/06/2019 03:00 AM
Rep. Blumenauer to Kick Off Portland Rally, Hearing on Trump Plan to End Wolf Protection  Center for Biological Diversity

PORTLAND, Ore.— Rep. Earl Blumenauer will speak at the start of a rally and hearing that wolf advocates are holding Monday in Portland. The hearing will give ...

05/02/2019 03:00 AM
Study: Antibiotics Proposed for Pesticide Use by Trump EPA Can Facilitate Resistance in Lethal Bacteria  Center for Biological Diversity

A federal study has found that medically important antibiotics the EPA has proposed to re-approve for expanded pesticide use on crops can facilitate antibiotic ...

05/15/2019 11:34 AM
Dozens of Californians Speak Out Against Trump's Plan to End Wolf Protections  Center for Biological Diversity

SACRAMENTO, Calif.— Dozens of Californians spoke out Thursday, at a Sacramento hearing, against the Trump administration's proposal to end federal ...

05/03/2019 03:00 AM
Rally, Public Hearing to Focus on Trump's Plan to End Wolf Protection  Center for Biological Diversity

SACRAMENTO, Calif.— Wolf advocates will hold a rally and hearing Thursday in Sacramento to give members of the public a chance to comment on the Trump ...

04/29/2019 03:00 AM
Appeals Court Reinstates Lawsuit Against Federal Wolf-killing in Idaho  Center for Biological Diversity

BOISE, Idaho— The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals today overturned an Idaho court's dismissal of a lawsuit challenging Wildlife Services' wolf-killing in the state, ...

04/23/2019 03:00 AM
Western Watersheds Project, Center for Biological Diversity, and WildEarth Guardians file suit to remove Hammond cattle from range  Tri-State Livestock News

A district court judge has denied three anti-grazing groups a temporary restraining order filed in an attempt to stop the Hammonds from grazing on their permit.

05/16/2019 11:56 PM
Rally to Oppose ExxonMobil Plan to Resume Offshore Drilling, Truck Oil on California Highways  Center for Biological Diversity

SANTA BARBARA, Calif.— Opponents will rally and testify Monday against ExxonMobil's proposal to transport oil by tanker trucks so it can restart three drilling ...

05/03/2019 03:00 AM
How much more help do wolves need?  Mail Tribune

SALEM (AP) — The gray wolf is on track for a remarkable comeback after being almost exterminated in the contiguous United States, but a Trump administration ...

05/16/2019 07:10 PM
Court Order Sought to Stop Destruction of Sage-grouse Habitat in Seven States  Center for Biological Diversity

BOISE, Idaho― Four conservation groups have asked a federal judge to block new plans that allow drilling, mining and other destructive activities across 51 ...

04/22/2019 03:00 AM
International Day for Biological Diversity: Our Biodiversity, Our Food, Our Health  Balkan Green Energy News

Eagles and falcons face extinction in Bosnia and Herzegovina, while endangered species in the country include the lynx, the wolf, and the brown bear.

05/21/2019 07:04 PM
Asheville City Council to Vote Tuesday on Resolution Opposing Offshore Drilling  Center for Biological Diversity

ASHEVILLE, N.C.— The Asheville City Council on Tuesday is expected to adopt a resolution urging federal regulators and North Carolina's two U.S. senators to ...

04/22/2019 03:00 AM
Records Show ExxonMobil's Pacific Platforms Were Corroded Before 2015 Shutdown  Center for Biological Diversity

SANTA BARBARA, Calif.— Federal records show ExxonMobil's offshore drilling platforms on the California coast had widespread corrosion and gas leaks ...

05/06/2019 03:00 AM
Federal Court Rejects Oil Company's Bid for Exemption From Pacific Fracking Moratorium  Center for Biological Diversity

LOS ANGELES— A federal judge last night denied DCOR, LLC's request for relief from a court-ordered moratorium on fracking in federal waters off the ...

04/24/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Trump Administration's Massive Old-growth Timber Sale in Alaska National Forest  Center for Biological Diversity

JUNEAU, Alaska— Eight conservation groups sued the Trump administration today to stop its authorization of the largest logging project in the national forest ...

05/07/2019 03:00 AM
Federal Court Again Halts Caltrans Project Through Ancient California Redwoods, Center for Biological Diversity Reports  Sierra Sun Times

Credit: Caltrans May 7, 2019 - SAN FRANCISCO— Conservation groups and Humboldt County residents have won a federal court victory halting Caltrans' ...

05/07/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Challenges Wildlife-killing Development in Fire-prone Part of LA County  Center for Biological Diversity

LOS ANGELES— Conservation organizations sued the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors today for approving the 1,300-acre Northlake housing ...

05/01/2019 03:00 AM
Giraffe populations are dwindling. They’re being considered for ‘endangered’ status.  Washington Post

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife *Service* announced giraffes may need to be listed as an endangered species.

04/25/2019 03:00 AM
More than 100 Scientists Oppose Removing Federal Protections for Gray Wolves  Center for Biological Diversity

Center for Biological Diversity: WASHINGTON— More than 100 scientists today sent a letter to Interior Secretary David Bernhardt objecting to the proposal to ...

05/07/2019 03:00 AM
As BLM Releases Final Environmental Analysis for Oil and Gas, Center for Biological Diversity Reports the Plan Will Open 725,500 Acres of California's Central Coast to Drilling, Fracking – Includes Merced and Stanislaus Counties  Sierra Sun Times

May 10, 2019 - MARINA, Calif.— The Trump administration yesterday finalized a plan to open 725,500 acres of public lands and mineral estate across ...

05/10/2019 03:00 AM
Endangered Species Day In The Parks: Lots To Save  National Parks Traveler

The National Park *Service* more than a century ago was directed to manage national parks so as to “conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects ...

05/17/2019 03:18 AM
Biodiversity Report Paints a Bleak Picture  Eos

The natural world is under siege and declining at a dizzying and dismal rate, according to a sobering new report on biodiversity. The rate of global change in ...

05/06/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Releases Plan to Reopen California Public Lands to Drilling, Fracking  Center for Biological Diversity

BAKERSFIELD, Calif.— The Trump administration today released its draft plan to reopen more than a million acres of public land and mineral estate in central ...

04/25/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit accuses federal agency of stonewalling request for border wall documents  Corpus Christi Caller-Times

The Center for Biological Diversity says US Fish and Wildlife is improperly withholding documents on wall's affect on wildlife.

04/24/2019 03:00 AM
Oregon wildlife head backs delisting of wolves as endangered  The Register-Guard

SALEM — The director of Oregon's wildlife department has told the federal government the state agency supports the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service's* proposal to ...

05/15/2019 09:45 PM
Court Urged to Reject Trump's Newest Keystone XL Pipeline Ploy  Center for Biological Diversity

SAN FRANCISCO— Environmental and landowner organizations today urged the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals to maintain the prohibition on construction of the ...

04/23/2019 03:00 AM
Rising seas threaten to swamp a rare firefly's habitat  Grist

When's the last time you saw a firefly? Chances are, not recently. And, if you did, you probably didn't see whole swarms pulsating in the night in the hopes of ...

05/20/2019 06:33 AM
EDITORIAL: Flower shouldn’t be used as fig leaf to stop development  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The priority for some environmentalists isn't saving species, but limiting human development. That's the takeaway from the Center for Biological Diversity's ...

05/09/2019 03:00 AM
Appeals court says review sufficient for drilling in canyon area  Ventura County Star

A state appeals court in Ventura found evidence lacking for conservation groups' effort to force additional review on an oil drilling project.

05/21/2019 07:30 PM
Feds Eye Protection for North Carolina River Species  Courthouse News Service

(CN) – Two North Carolina aquatic creatures could receive federal protection under the Endangered Species Act, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* said ...

05/21/2019 06:35 PM
Saklad: Abortion and Climate Change  The Dartmouth

by Avery Saklad | 5/21/19 2:10am. Humans are the greatest threat to conservation and biodiversity today. The greenhouse gases that we generate alter the ...

05/21/2019 02:10 AM
Copper mine threatens biodiversity hotspot in southern Arizona  National Geographic

The federally approved Rosemont copper mine could dry up a wet spot in Arizona rich with biodiversity, but faces precedent-setting lawsuits.

04/25/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Officials Propose to Rollback Endangered Species Protection, Break Agreements to Act, and Block Public Review of Decisions  Beyond Pesticides

(Beyond Pesticides, May 13, 2019) The Center for Biological Diversity (CBD) filed four lawsuits last week challenging the Trump administration's failure to ...

05/13/2019 12:04 AM
How a Tiny Endangered Species Put a Man in Prison  Mother Jones

This story was originally published by High Country News and is shared here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. They passed around a bottle of Malibu ...

04/22/2019 03:00 AM
Path to fracking eased in oil, gas drilling plans  Capitol Weekly

A report from the Department of the Interior meets the judge's requirement for another look at fracking, removing one hurdle to resuming drilling.

05/20/2019 05:27 PM
Lawsuit challenges Trump administration approval of Enefit oil shale development in Uintah Basin  KSL.com

Several Utah environmental conservation groups filed a lawsuit against the Trump administration on Thursday in a challenge to a Bureau of Land ...

05/18/2019 12:18 PM
American Burying Beetle could get downgraded conservation status  Cherokee Phoenix

On May 1, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* announced a proposal to downgrade the American Burying Beetle's status from “endangered” to “threatened.

05/16/2019 01:10 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
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
To Bee or Not to Bee  Eugene Weekly

Franklin's bumblebee may already be extinct. Its presence hasn't been recorded in 13 years. But despite the species' ongoing decline, the rare Oregon bee has ...

04/25/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Administration Announces Stripping Gray Wolf Protections Across Country  Center for Biological Diversity

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

03/06/2019 03:00 AM
Center for Biological Diversity  Center for Biological Diversity

Contact: Michael Robinson, (575) 313-7017, michaelr@biologicaldiversity.org. Mexican Gray Wolf Numbers Increase by 14 Animals in 2018. Releases of ...

04/08/2019 03:00 AM
National park and refuge in Arizona at risk as border wall plans continue  Washington Post

The U.S. government plans on replacing barriers through 100 miles of the southern border in California and Arizona through a national monument and a wildlife ...

05/15/2019 05:42 PM
Fed. Circ. Won’t Lift Import Ban Meant To Protect Porpoise  Law360

Law360 (May 20, 2019, 7:44 PM EDT) -- The Federal Circuit on Monday retained a ban on the import of Mexican seafood caught with nets that can also kill a ...

05/20/2019 07:44 PM
California's Top Wildlife Officials Vote to Oppose Trump's War on Wolves  Center for Biological Diversity

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

04/17/2019 03:00 AM
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
Trump Waives 41 Environmental Laws to Build 100 Mile Arizona Border Wall  Citizen Truth

“The Trump administration just ignored bedrock environmental and public health laws to plow a disastrous border wall through protected, spectacular wildlands.”.

05/16/2019 02:02 PM
Legal Petition Urges Feds to Severely Restrict Pesticides in Endangered Species Critical Habitat  Center for Biological Diversity

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

01/07/2019 03:00 AM
Document Shows Trump Administration Has Known Since 2017 That Chlorpyrifos Jeopardizes Existence of 1,399 Endangered Species  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— Top officials at the Department of the Interior, including Acting Secretary David Bernhardt, have known since October 2017 that the insecticide ...

03/26/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Launched Over Trump Administration Failure to Protect 9 At-risk Species  Center for Biological Diversity

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

01/15/2019 03:00 AM
Veteran Environmental Lawyer Glitzenstein to Join Center for Biological Diversity  Center for Biological Diversity

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

02/26/2019 03:00 AM
Senator Calls for Investigation of Bernhardt's Role in Suppressing Science Showing Pesticide Harmed Nearly 1,400 Protected Species  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) today called on the inspector general for the Department of the Interior to investigate Acting Secretary David ...

03/29/2019 03:00 AM
Trump Slashes Funds for Endangered Species, Environmental Programs  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Trump administration's 2020 budget proposal contains an unprecedented $2 billion (14 percent) cut for the Department of the Interior and ...

03/11/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Launched to Protect Dwindling Mountain Caribou  Center for Biological Diversity

SANDPOINT, Idaho— Conservation groups issued a formal notice today of their intent to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife *Service* for failing to finalize endangered ...

02/13/2019 03:00 AM
Celebrities Call on European Union to Protect Giraffes From Wildlife Trade  Center for Biological Diversity

BRUSSELS— Alesha Dixon, Martin Clunes OBE, Deborah Meaden, Anneka Rice, Susan George, Virginia McKenna OBE, Brian Blessed OBE, Fiona Shaw CBE ...

03/25/2019 03:00 AM
Wolf's comeback in US triggers debate on safety ranges  Infosurhoy

SALEM, Ore. — The gray wolf is on track for a remarkable comeback after being almost exterminated in the contiguous United States, but a Trump administration ...

05/21/2019 04:06 PM
Riverside County planners punt on 8,500-home proposed town south of Joshua Tree National Park  The Desert Sun

Riverside County Planning Commission on Wednesday punted on taking action on Paradise Valley, a proposed community that would allow up to 8,490 homes ...

05/20/2019 12:14 PM
Amid Pesticide Scandal, Senate Confirms David Bernhardt as Interior Secretary  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— Despite an unfolding controversy over the suppression of scientific evidence of pesticide dangers, David Bernhardt was confirmed today to ...

04/11/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Launched Challenging Texas Highway Project's Threat to Endangered Salamanders  Center for Biological Diversity

AUSTIN, Texas— The Center for Biological Diversity and Save Our Springs Alliance today filed a notice of intent to sue the Texas Department of Transportation ...

02/28/2019 03:00 AM
60 Gatherings Across US to Oppose Trump's Plan to End Wolf Recovery  Center for Biological Diversity

OAKLAND, Calif.— Volunteer wolf advocates around the nation will gather this week to oppose the Trump administration's plans to end protections for nearly ...

03/04/2019 03:00 AM
Loss of biodiversity is seriously frightening — and counter to God's will  Baltimore Sun

It is a wake-up call! I recently read an article in The Baltimore Sun by Seth Borenstein from the Associated Press, “One million species face extinction” (May 6).

05/08/2019 03:00 AM
Lawsuit Launched Over Trump Administration's Failure to Protect Wolverines, 25 Other Imperiled Species  Center for Biological Diversity

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

01/08/2019 03:00 AM
Santa Monica Rally to Focus on Protecting Wolves in California, Nationwide  Center for Biological Diversity

SANTA MONICA, Calif.— Wildlife advocates in wolf masks will rally Wednesday morning in Santa Monica before a California Fish and Game Commission ...

04/15/2019 03:00 AM
Study: 77 Percent of Marine Mammals, Sea Turtles Recovering Under Endangered Species Act  Center for Biological Diversity

OAKLAND, Calif.— Most marine mammals and sea turtles in the United States that are protected by the Endangered Species Act are recovering, according to a ...

01/16/2019 03:00 AM
California Court Affirms Communities' Right to Fight Permits for Dirty Power Plants  Center for Biological Diversity

OAKLAND, Calif.— A California state judge has affirmed the constitutional right of residents concerned about air and climate pollution to challenge power plant ...

04/05/2019 03:00 AM
In Wake of Bizarre Bishop Letters, Congressional Hearing Sought on Okinawa Dugong  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— The Center for Biological Diversity sent a letter to Chairman Rob Bishop (R-Utah) and the House Natural Resources Committee Wednesday ...

10/19/2018 03:00 AM
Rapid Population Growth in West, South Comes at High Cost to Wildlife  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— According to population estimates recently released by the U.S. Census Bureau, more than 328 million people rang in the new year in the ...

02/04/2019 03:00 AM
Conservation Groups File Intent to Sue to Protect Atlantic Sharks, Giant Manta Rays From Lethal Longlines, Gillnets  Center for Biological Diversity

WASHINGTON— On behalf of the Center for Biological Diversity and Defenders of Wildlife, Earthjustice today filed a notice of intent to sue the Trump ...

04/02/2019 03:00 AM

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