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Trump's Putting A Deadly Squeeze On Endangered Wildlife
Endangered Species Director, Center for Biological Diversity
It’s a dark day in America when some of the nation’s most endangered wildlife – many literally knocking on extinction’s door
Bill Hickey, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Trump Administration Denies Endangered Species Protection To Walruses Threatened By Climate Change
It's a "death sentence for the walrus," a conservation group said.
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Trump Team Announces Oil-Friendly Strategy For Protecting Sage Grouse
The changes “will no doubt fast-track the greater sage-grouse’s listing as an endangered species," one conservationist said.
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Trump To Forgo Environmental Laws To Expedite Border Wall Construction
Still, the Department of Homeland Security says it "remains committed to environmental stewardship."
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Great Lakes Wolves To Remain On Endangered Species List, Court Rules
Conservationists say the decision could help save other imperiled wildlife.
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Trump Interior Nominee Has A History Of Contempt For The Agency She's About To Lead
Oil-friendly Texan Susan Combs is waging a “personal crusade to fight endangered species.”
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Fish And Wildlife Service Backs GOP-Led Bills To Chip Away At Endangered Species Act
If the efforts succeed, the 1973 law could go the way of the dodo.
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Yellowstone Grizzlies Are No Longer Endangered, But Don't Celebrate Quite Yet
The Yellowstone grizzly bear population has nearly quintupled since it was placed on the endangered species list 42 years ago. Now that the bears are being taken off the list, some fear there could be negative consequences.
Gregory H Balvin
Yellowstone Grizzly To Be Removed From Endangered Species List
The population has rebounded from 136 bears in 1975 to an estimated 700 today.
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Trump Administration Scraps New Protection For Endangered Whales, Sea Turtles
"[The] administration has declared war on whales, dolphins and turtles off the coast of California," one advocate said.
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Asian Elephants Killed For Their Skin In Emerging Poaching Crisis
Poachers aren't just after ivory: “We’ve found mothers and calves brutally killed and skinned," one elephant advocate says.
Interior Secretary Takes Aim At Obama-Era Sage Grouse Protections
Ryan Zinke's oil-friendly order "might just have landed the decisive blow" against the imperiled bird, a conservationist said.
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Senate GOP Bill Would Give Industry 'Veto Power' Over New Rules, Critics Warn
Alexander C. Kaufman
The bill would allow businesses to exploit new layers of red tape in the government rule-making process.
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Trump Voters Are Now An Endangered Species
CEO. Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation
Those that helped put Trump in office may be the ones to bear the brunt of his policies.
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NOAA Probes Mystery Deaths Of 41 Humpback Whales Along U.S. Coast
Researchers say they don't know why there's a spike in this “unusual mortality event.”
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He Observed The Earth From Space. Now He’s Trying To Protect It From The Ground.
Alexander C. Kaufman
Former NASA astronaut Leland Melvin, famous for his dog-themed official portrait, joined the March for Science.
Earth Day Pioneer Calls It A 'Day Of Mourning' This Year Thanks To Trump
Former Republican congressman Pete McCloskey sees no reason for joy.
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U.S. Navy's Anti-Environmental Broadside Hits The Gulf Of Alaska
Award-winning journalist, staff reporter at Truthout, author o...
The Navy’s plans threaten an area of the Gulf that couldn’t be more biologically sensitive.
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Bold Action For Environmental Protections Under Attack
Director, World Ocean Observatory
What has gone wrong? Why has the true value of clean air and water, of sustainable exploitation of natural resources, of
Manatees No Longer Listed As Endangered -- But Don't Celebrate Just Yet
Environmental groups warn the delisting could further imperil the sea cows.
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Here Come The Lawsuits To Stop Keystone XL Pipeline
Environmental groups allege Trump administration approval of the project broke the law.
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Unbeelieveable: Stung By Lawsuit, Trump Administration Lists Bumble Bee As Endangered
Environmentalists are abuzz.
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12 Things We Should All Do To Protect Endangered Species
Susie Almaneih, is an Executive Mom and Technology Marketing P...
One thing we humans fail at is seeing the big picture. We are often blind to the interconnectedness of everything that supports
Fooling America While You Trample On The Endangered Species Act?
Executive Director, Endangered Species Coalition
Thankfully we Americans are too smart to be fooled by congressional wildlife opponents and their attempts to trample over endangered species protections.
National Park Service
In the Fight To Save Wildlife, Americans Have Much To Be Proud Of
Senior Vice President, Wildlife Conservation, World Wildlife Fund
The challenges facing wildlife today can seem daunting at times.
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Trump's Wall Plans Present An Environmental Quagmire
Dr. Deborah Brosnan
Environment & Disaster Scientist, Entrepreneur, Speaker
The resulting environmental effects of a massive border wall are likely to ensnarl existing and future projects in the U.S.
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