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Federal Judge Restores Endangered Species Protection To Yellowstone-Area Grizzlies

Published: 
Wed, 09/26/2018 - 1:23pm

A federal judge on Monday restored endangered species protection to about 700 grizzly bears living in or around Yellowstone National Park just days before Wyoming and Idaho were set to allow the hunting of nearly two dozen of the animals.

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Threatened species could lose habitat protections under Department of the Interior proposal

Published: 
Mon, 07/23/2018 - 3:16pm

The Department of the Interior announced Thursday controversial plans to roll back core provisions of the Endangered Species Act, a move aimed at reducing the burdens of such safeguards on landowners, industry and governments.

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The delta smelt heads for extinction, marking a half-century of failed California water policy

Published: 
Fri, 01/05/2018 (All day)

You might wish you had as much power to affect the environment and the economy as the delta smelt.