Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
ENDANGERED SPECIES ACT OF 1973
Alex Wroblewski / Reuters
Brett Kavanaugh's Record Sets A Dangerous Precedent On Endangered Species
In his 12 years on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, he's ruled against species protections 95 percent of the time.
Barcroft Media via Getty Images
Dozens Of Lion Trophy Permits Issued To Hunters As Trump Rolls Back Import Hurdles
Many of the permits were issued to those with ties to Republicans and a major trophy hunting group.
Milo Burcham via Getty Images
Trump Administration Takes Aim At Endangered Species Act
Republican lawmakers are similarly pushing a flurry of bills to overhaul the bedrock conservation law.
Photo: Gerald Herbert/AP
Brett Kavanaugh’s First Potential SCOTUS Case Could Devastate These Critically Endangered Frogs
By Jackie Flynn Mogensen, Mother Jones
And could threaten more than 100 species protected under the Endangered Species Act.
Mark Newman via Getty Images
Interior Department Tells Staff To Shut Up About Mandatory Endangered Species Permits
It's "not appropriate" to say permits are "required," warns the memo.
Interior Department Aims to Slice Section From Endangered Species Act
A new proposal appears to cut protections for threatened animals.
Robert Daemmrich Photography Inc via Getty Images
Foe Of Endangered Species Act Lands Gig Overseeing — You Guessed It — Wildlife
It's like “appointing an arsonist as the town fire marshal," said one conservationist.
Trump's Budget Would End Grant Funding For State Endangered Species Projects
Environmentalists say the proposal would push imperiled creatures further toward extinction.
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
FROM OUR PARTNERS
What's Working: Purpose + Profit
The Power of Humanity
Difference Maker 100
Expert analysis and commentary to make sense of today's biggest stories.
Sign up here to have the best stories delivered straight to your inbox.
First-person essays, features, interviews and Q&As about life today.
Get breaking news alerts
Download our app
Go to mobile site