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White House Reverses On Elephant Trophies
Remember when President Trump blocked a decision to allow hunters to bring back elephant trophies to the U.S.? The Fish and Wildlife Service has quietly announced hunters will be able to import them after all.
Lynx Mom Wrestling With Her Babies In The Snow Will Warm Your Heart
“There are no words possible for how beautiful they are.”
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Trump Calls Elephant Trophy Hunting A 'Horror Show,' Says He's Unlikely To Allow Imports
He halted his administration's decision earlier this week to lift a ban on the import of elephant parts from two African nations.
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It's Not Just Elephants. Trump Rolled Back Regulations On Lion Trophies, Too.
“The folly that the killing helps lions and elephants is just that ― pure folly."
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Trump To Lift Ban On Import Of Elephant Trophies From 2 African Nations
The decision was made public by none other than the trophy hunting advocacy group that sued to block the Obama-era ban in 2014.
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Drilling In America's 'Crown Jewel' Is Indefensible, Former Interior Officials Say
The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge should be off limits, they say.
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Lawmakers Are Again Fighting Over Drilling In The Fragile Arctic Wildlife Refuge
"To suggest that we would despoil our environment for short-term gain is offensive," Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski, a supporter of the drilling, said during a hearing Thursday.
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Trump's Putting A Deadly Squeeze On Endangered Wildlife
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It’s a dark day in America when some of the nation’s most endangered wildlife – many literally knocking on extinction’s door
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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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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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More Animal Abuse Claims Emerge Against Boaters Filmed Dragging Shark
Locals are sharing other shocking images after the original video surfaced.
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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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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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